Matúš Valkučák

Tel.: +421 2 3219 1169
E-mail: matus.valkucak@hillbridges.com

Matus is an associate focusing on M&A, corporate law and real estate.  He has been involved in numerous projects in the energy and infrastructure sector, in particular with respect to their development, financing and subsequent disposals. Matus has several years of experience in corporate structuring of companies with domestic as well as international background.

Selected Experience

  • advising a leading CEE Investment Bank in relation to development, construction, operation and project financing arrangements with respect to a portfolio of photovoltaic projects
  • advising a large international power generating company on its bid for the acquisition of a stake in Slovakia’s largest energy producer
  • advising on the implementation of the new emergency oil stocks management structure
  • advising a consortium led by one of the world's largest construction companies in connection with the bid for design, construction, financing, operation and maintenance of the D4/R7 motorway
  • advising international bidders in the tender for the pilot PPP project in the healthcare sector in Slovakia
  • advising a global supplier of safety systems, protection systems and control systems in connection with the disposal of their Slovak operating entity
  • advising a CEE gas supplier on setting up its presence and its CEE gas trading centre, and all related corporate, regulatory and licensing issues
  • advising a leading international developer, in relation to the construction and development of its logistic centres in Slovakia, including in particular matters related to its construction and lease arrangements, ownership structures and regulatory and operation permits

Background

Professional Experience:

  • 2014 to date Associate, Hillbridges, Bratislava
  • 2010 – 2014 Junior Associate, Hillbridges, Bratislava
  • 2008 – 2010 Student Associate, Hillbridges, Bratislava

Education:

  • 2011 – 2012 Central European University, Budapest (LL.M. - International Business Law)
  • 2008 – 2010 Comenius University, Law Faculty, Bratislava (Mgr.)
  • 2005 – 2008 Comenius University, Law Faculty, Bratislava (Bc.)

Profession:

  • Advocate (Slovak Bar Association)

Other activities:

  • 2014 BPP, Financial and Accounting Workshop