Barbora Malík

Tel.: +421 2 3219 1178

Barbora has significant experience in domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures, as well as in construction projects.

She also has substantial data protection knowledge, covering GDPR compliance as well as sector-specific data processing.

Selected experience

  • advised a leading investment bank in emerging Europe, on its acquisition of a majority stake in the operator of one of the Bratislava shopping centres, from a leading global developer and operator of premium retail assets. The €450 million deal is the largest ever real estate acquisition in the Slovak market
  • providing a leading producer of heating and hot water solutions with comprehensive legal advice in connection with its EUR 120 million greenfield investment project in Slovakia for the construction of a production plant focused on the production of heat pumps
  • advising one of the biggest social networks on matters related to operation of a social network in the Slovak Republic and on content review and local law compliance matters as well as in connection with requests addressed by local authorities
  • advising one of the world’s largest meat producers, on its acquisition of Slovak meat processing company
  • representation of one of the shareholders in a Q&A and polling app based in Slovakia, on the sale of its shares to a global IT company
  • advising the co-founder of a Slovak company focused on the development of a flying car prototype, on the entry and exit of investors and changes to company’s PE structure
  • representing developers in connection with the development of the National Football Stadium in Bratislava
  • advising clients from a broad range of sectors on data protection matters and GDPR implementation, including sector-specific data processing, international data transfers, processing of personal data in sensitive contexts and cybersecurity matters


  • 2020-22 OneTrust DataGuidance: Slovakia – Data Protection in the Financial Sector
  • 2015 Lambert Academic Publishing: The Interaction between Bilateral Investment Treaties and EU law


Professional Experience:

  • 2022 to date Managing Associate, Hillbridges, Bratislava 
  • 2022 – Senior Associate, Aldertree legal, Bratislava
  • 2015 – 2022 Associate, White & Case, Bratislava
  • 2011 – 2012 Paralegal, Hogan Lovells, Prague Brussels


  • 2016 – 2018 University of Matej Bell, Banská Bystrica, Economics and Management of SMEs
  • 2015 Institute of Law and Technology, Faculty of Law, Masaryk University, Brno
  • 2007 - 2012 Charles University, Law Faculty, Prague 


  • Advocate (Slovak Bar Association)