The first partner, on the legal side, is rutland & partners, a czech law firm from founded by 15 lawyers previously working at rutland jezek, which was established in 2010 by Monika Rutland, a former partner of White & Case Prague (together with 6 other senior lawyers from White & Case). Since then, rutland & partners developed strong position on the Czech market in mergers & acquisitions (M&A) which includes also frequent due diligence services as an inseparable part of any M&A. Currently our legal team consists of more than 20 legal professionals.
We represent international investment companies and funds in their acquisitions in the Czech Republic, in all fields of business. Over 60 percent of our clients are foreign entities from all over the world. Our experience equips us well to interpret the specifics of Czech law for our foreign clients.
Through the many years of our practice, we have completed a broad range of various due diligence projects of medium to large size Czech corporations in Czech or crossboarder transactions. We can help our clients to sail through the entire acquisition procedure, beginning with the due diligence, followed by negotiations between the parties, drafting transaction documentation and ending with a successful closing.
As a second partner of Quick DD, on the tax side, is Moore Stephens, one of the leading advisory firms operating on the Czech market. With more than 250 experienced professionals and offices in Prague, Brno, České Budějovice, Plzeň, Domažlice and Jindřichův Hradec, we are always at our clients’ disposal. As part of an international network, we follow the same worldwide methodology and procedures, and regularly undergo training with colleagues from other countries whom we know personally. Within our network, we maintain long-term work and personal ties, discuss individual solutions and their impacts. Whether you are doing business in the Czech Republic or anywhere else in the world, you can count on consistency and quality.
Dozens of our tax advisors, auditors and other specialists work closely together and exchange their experiences gained with hundreds of clients. We use this expertise to collaborate individually with different types of businesses.
We understand that each transaction is unique. Our multidisciplinary teams of experienced experts are ready to advise you in detail, clearly and wherever needed. We have, for example, assisted clients with establishing a holding structure, setting up international franchise expansion, processing financial and tax due diligence, setting up an entire acquisition and providing post-acquisition advice, helping to properly structure different holdings, and participating in its acquisition and refinancing.
The third partner, on the technical side, is PP Engineering Services, established in 2011 by Petr Prochazka, the former Czech construction manager of Shimizu Corporation, one of the leading Japanese construction contractors. The high level of technical expertise enables PP Engineering services to review and assess a property’s actual technical condition, outline a cost estimate to remove defects, create investment budgets to make potential renovations and reconstruction works, perform CAPEX calculations, review statutory permits and approved design documentation, review compliance of the property’s actual usage, weigh the impacts of neighbouring properties and infrastructure, and review contractual warranties.
The added value of our comprehensive services is efficiency due to well established communication of legal, tax and technical advisors and clear evaluation of business impact and recommendations. We have a wide range of references related to different types of transactions which together with our flexibility and loyalty place us among the market leaders.
Our motto is: Quick response, high quality product, competitive fees.