Our Awards and Accolades

Corporate Intl. Magazine Legal Awards / Global Awards

Weinhold Legal has been selected

-  as the Commercial Law Firm of the Year, in the Czech Republic in 2017;

-  as the Full Service Law Firm of the Year, in the Czech Republic in 2016;

-  as the Law Firm of the Year, in the Czech Republic in 2015;

-  as the IT Law Firm of the Year, in the Czech Republic in 2014 and 2015;

-  as the Mergers & Acquisitions Law Firm of the Year, in the Czech Republic in 2014 and 2016;

-  as the Overall Law Firm of the Year, in the Czech Republic in 2014;

-  as the Mergers & Acquisitions Law Firm of the Year, in the Slovak Republic in 2014;

-  as the Corporate Law Firm of the Year, in the Slovak Republic in 2014;

-  as the Mergers & Acquisitions Law Firm of the Year and TMT Law Firm of the Year, in the Czech Republic in 2013;

-  as the Mergers & Acquisitions Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic in 2012;

-  as the International/Cross Border and Corporate Governance Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic in 2010;

-  as the Mergers & Acquisitions Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic in 2010.

ACQ Global Awards / Country Awards

Weinhold Legal was selected by the UK magazine ACQ

-  as the “Banking and Financial Law Firm of the Year” in the Czech Republic as part of ACQ Global Awards 2016;

-  as the “Arbitration and litigation Law Firm of the Year” in the Czech Republic as part of ACQ Global Awards 2015;

-  as the “Leading Independent Law Firm of the Year” in the Czech Republic as part of ACQ Global Awards 2014;

-  as the “Overall Law Firm of the Year” in the Czech Republic as part of ACQ Global Awards 2013;

-  as the “Private Equity Law Firm of the Year” and the “Full Service Law Firm of the Year” in the Czech Republic as part of ACQ Global Awards 2011;

-  as the “M&A Law Firm of the Year” for the Czech Republic as part  of ACQ Country Awards 2010;

-  as the “Private Funds Law Firm of the Year” for Eastern Europe as part of ACQ Global Awards 2010.

Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence

-  Weinhold Legal has been shortlisted for “Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence 2014” for the Czech Republic.

-  Weinhold Legal has been shortlisted for “Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence 2012” for the Czech Republic. 

Mergermarket

In 2005-2016, Weinhold Legal has been ranked among Top 7 M&A legal advisors in the Czech market by volume (i.e. a number of deals) in the Mergermarket legal advisors league tables for M&A transactions. In Q1 2013, Weinhold Legal was ranked 7th and in Q1 2014 the firm has been ranked 8th by deal value  for the whole Central Eastern European region (which includes also numerous CEE jurisdictions and Russia). The tables are based on global M&A transactions of over US$ 5m; for deals where the stake transfer is below 30%, the minimum deal value for inclusion increases to US$ 100m.

Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards / - Finance Monthly Awards

Weinhold Legal has been selected as the winner in the categories of Real Estate and Infrastructure Funds – Lawyer of the Year - Czech Republic – and Corporate Governance – Law Firm of the Year - Czech Republic, as part of the Finance Monthly Law Awards 2017; as the winner in the categories of Mergers and Acquisitions - Lawyer of the Year - Czech Republic and Transfer Pricing - Advisory Firm of the Year, Czech Republic, as part of the Finance Monthly Global Awards 2017. Daniel Weinhold became a sector winner in the category Commercial Lawyer of the Year - Czech Republic 2017.

Weinhold Legal has been shortlisted for the Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2017 in the category of "Banking & Finance Law Firm of the Year – Czech Republic".

Daniel Weinhold has been selected as the winner in the category Commercial Lawyer of the Year - Czech Republic  as part of the Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2017.

The Law Firm of the Year (epravo.cz)

In ranking organised by the publisher epravo.cz under the auspices of the Czech Bar Association, Weinhold Legal was selected as

- "Highly recommended law firm" in the category of Labour Law, and as a "Recommended law firm" in the categoires of Corporate law, Competition law, Mergers & Acquisistions, Banking & Finance, Capital markets, IP/IT and Public Procurement in 2016;

- "Highly recommended law firm" in the categories of Corporate law, Mergers & Acquisitions, Litigation and Arbitration, Media and Telecoms; and as a Recommended law firm in the categories of Competition law, Real Estate/Development, Banking & Finance, IP/IT, Public Procurement, Labour Law and Tax law in 2015;

- “Highly recommended law firm” in the categories of Public Procurement and Labour law; and as a “Recommended law firm” in the categories of Corporate law, Competition law, Real Estate/Development, Mergers & Acquisitions, Litigation and Arbitration, Banking & Finance, Media and Telecoms, IP/IT and Tax law in 2014;

- “Highly recommended law firm” in the categories of Corporate law, Litigation and Arbitration, Public Procurement and Labour law; and as a “Recommended law firm” in the categories of Competition law, Real Estate/Development, Mergers & Acquisitions, Restructuring and Insolvency, Banking & Finance, Media and Telecoms, IP/IT and Tax law in 2013;

- “Highly recommended law firm” in the categories of Real Estate/Development, Litigation and Arbitration, Labour law, Tax law; and as a “Recommended law firm” in the categories of Corporate law, Competition law, Mergers &   Acquisitions, Restructuring and Insolvency, Banking & Finance, IP/IT and Public procurement in 2012;

among recommended law firms in the categories of Mergers and Acquisitions, Banking and Finance and among highly recommended in the categories of Restructuring and Insolvency, Labour Law and Dispute Resolution and Arbitration in 2011;

- the shortlisted firm in the categories of Labour Law, Public Procurement and Tax Law in 2010;

- the shortlisted firm in the categories of Restructuring and Insolvency, Real Estate/Development and Labour Law in 2009;

- “The Law Firm of the Year 2008” in the Competition Law category in the first year of the competition, and short-listed in majority of the categories, being a runner upalso in Corporate Law, Real Estate/Development, Mergers & Acquisition and Labour Law.

Acquisition International Awards

Weinhold Legal has won the Acquisition International Awards: Best in Real Estate Law - Czech Republic 2016, Domestic Disputes Law Firm of the Year - Czech Republic 2014, Most Innovative Law Firm of the Year - Czech Republic 2013, Czech Corporate Law Firm of the Year 2012, Outsourcing Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic 2011, Environmental Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic 2011.

The Lawyer International - Global Awards 

Weinhold Legal was selected as the “The Lawyer International Winner 2017” in the category of “Law Firm of the Year – Banking, M&A and Project Finance in the Czech Republic” and in the category “Full Service Law Firm of the Year in the Czech Republic”. 

DealMakers Country Awards 

Weinhold Legal was selected as the “DealMakers Country Awards 2017” award winner.  

The Lawyer of the Year (epravo.cz)

Partner Daniel Weinhold ranked second in the category Banking and second in the category Finance of the Právník roku 2005 competition organised by epravo.cz under patronage of the Czech Bar Association, and as a runner-up in the category of Financial and Banking Law and in the category of Commercial Law of the Právník roku 2007.

AmCham Wings Award 2011

Daniel Weinhold became the first ever holder of the AmCham Wings Award by the American Chamber of Commerce.