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Mgr. Ing. Martina Pelikánová

Email: martina.pelikanova@brizatrubac.cz


Specializations


Education

  • Faculty of Law, Charles University (JUDr., 2018)

  • British Law Centre (Diploma in English Law and Legal Skills, 2023)

  • Turun yliopisto, Finland (Erasmus+, 2016-2017)

  • Lycée Jean-Monnet, France (2009-2010)

Main fields of expertise

Tax litigation, corporate law.

Language of provided services

  • Czech
  • English

Past working experience

Karolína is an associate at Bříza & Trubač, focusing on tax litigation and corporate law. Prior to joining Bříza & Trubač, Karolína worked at Asahi CE & Europe Services s.r.o. as an in-house lawyer, specializing in regional support of the procurement department. She spent her practice of a junior associate at KPMG Legal s.r.o., where she handled a wide range of tax cases and corporate governance, including incorporations and liquidations. As a student, Karolína was involved in the non-profit organization dTest, o.p.s., providing consumer-legal advice.

Publications

  • Charles University, Faculty of Law (Mgr. 2017)
  • Technical University in Liberec, Faculty of Economics (Bc. 2014, Ing. 2018)
  • Study program for translators of legal texts (German language) - Charles University, Faculty of Law (2019)
  • Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administração de Lisboa, Portugal (Erasmus+, 2011)
  • Technische Universität Dresden, Germany (DAAD, 2014 - 2015)

Other study visits

  • University College Cork, Ireland (visiting PhD researcher, September 2022)

Main fields of expertise

Corporate Law, M&A, Law of Obligations, Procedural Tax Law

Language of provided services

  • Czech
  • English
  • German

Vocational exams

  • Bar Exam

Membership in professional and advisory institutions and boards

  • Attorney at law (Czech Bar Association)

Past working experience

Martina is an attorney-at-law at Bříza & Trubač. Prior to joining Bříza & Trubač, Martina worked as an associate at Giese & Partner, then for almost 5 years as an associate and then attorney-at-law at KPMG Legal. She also completed Legal Trek at KPMG office in Stuttgart. Before joining Bříza & Trubač, Martina worked as an attorney-at-law at FINREG PARTNERS. Martina also gained further experience during a number of student internships at domestic and international law firms, including a three-month Erasmus+ internship at a law firm in Dresden.

References

Her legal practice focuses on corporate law, corporate transformations, transactional and contractual matters and procedural tax law. In the area of corporate law, Martina has extensive experience not only in the establishment and administration of business companies, but also in complex corporate restructurings, domestic and cross-border corporate transformations, acquisitions, legal due diligence for both Czech and foreign clients, and tax disputes.

Publications

  • PELIKÁNOVÁ, Martina. Brexit and its impact on the implementation of cross-border transformations. Obchodní právo, č. 3/2024.
  • PELIKÁNOVÁ, Martina, McCARTHY, Jonathan. THE PRESENT AND THE FUTURE OF THE SOCIETAS EUROPAEA (SEs): THE IRISH AND THE CZECH EXPERIENCES. Commercial Law Practitioner (Ireland), VOL. 31, No. 1 (1-12), leden 2024.
  • PELIKÁNOVÁ, Martina. Harmonization of Cross-Border Conversions, Mergers and Divisions, and its Envisaged Impacts. International Conference on European Integration 2022. Ostrava 2022, s. 530. Available online.
  • Regular publication in the field of commercial and tax law (danovky.cz, 2018 - 2022).

Last news

Bříza & Trubač welcomed new faces

In May, Bříza & Trubač expanded with two new faces.