Zuzana Brušková

Tel.: +421 2 3219 1168
E-mail: zuzana.bruskova@hillbridges.com

Zuzana is an associate focusing primarily on corporate matters and M&A transactions. Zuzana's particular area of specialty is intellectual property law. She has advised clients from a wide range of sectors, including pharmaceuticals, energy & utilities, real estate and carriage services.

Selected Experience

  • advising a group of private equity regulated expert funds on reorganisation of its regulated investment funds’ structures throughout numerous jurisdictions in Europe and overseas
  • advising an investment fund on an investment into one of the largest developments in the centre of Bratislava
  • advising on development and design of industrial defence vehicles (predominantly focused on resolving of various IP issues), drafting and negotiating related contractual arrangements
  • advising a leading pharmaceutical company on complex assessment of IP rights portfolio (particularly patent rights and trademarks in over 70 countries worldwide)
  • advising a leading international pharmaceuticals group on disposal of one of their major manufacturing plants in the CEE
  • advising a leading pharmaceutical company on IP litigation with patent co-inventors and patent infringement litigation dispute concerning competition aspects of patent rights in pharmaceutical sector

Background

Professional Experience:

  • 2010 to date Associate, Hillbridges, Bratislava
  • 2008 – 2010 Junior Associate, Hillbridges, Bratislava
  • 2007 – 2008 Intern, Office of the National Council of the Slovak Republic
  • 2006 Claim Today Solicitors, Birmingham
  • 2005 – 2007 Student Associate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Bratislava

Education:

  • 2006 Erasmus University in Rotterdam School of Law 
  • 2003 – 2008 Comenius University, Law Faculty, Bratislava (Mgr.)

Profession:

  • Advocate (Slovak Bar Association)