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We will register your company in the Slovak Register of Public Sector Partners. Professionally and instantly.

We will file a lawsuit with the request for payment order with the competent court in the Slovak Republic or an application for a European Order for Payment with the competent court in the debtor's country. Should an opposition against the EPO be filed, we will arrange representation through a qualified local lawyer. 

We will draft the contract to transfer immovable property, handle the possible comments of the counter-party, authorize the contract and register the transfer in the Land Register. Professionally and instantly. 

We will draft contracts, incorporate any reservations and comments of the counter-party, and register the transfer in the Business Register. Professionally and instantly.

We will accept the mandate for legal representation of your company in any commercial case and subsequently, we will file your claim or defend your case in courts of Slovak Republic.

We provide free legal advice to people who left Ukraine due to war in issues concerning temporary refuge, permissions to stay, opening bank acounts, employment issues etc.

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BERNÍK & partneri

Legal support for your business

We will help you solve any business-related legal issue connected to Slovak legal environment

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Who we are

We are Berník & Partneri

We are a Slovak law firm registered in Slovak Bar Association focused on legal services in the area of commercial law, labour law and other areas of law related to business.

We have especially rich experience in corporate legal issues, commercial contracts as well as resolution of disputes, including those of trans-border nature in general courts and arbitration tribunals.

As we have been providing complex legal support to major local export-oriented group with foreign capital shares and affiliate companies abroad for more than 10 years, we are fully qualified to provide legal advice on all the issues, resulting from corporate life and business activities of even complicated corporate structures involving special areas of legislation such as M&A, collective bargaining, corporate governance, transfer pricing, intellectual property, transport law etc.

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BERNÍK & partneri
Advantages
Foreign language skills

Our language skills involve communication and review of legal documents in English, German and Russian as well as legal document drafting in English.

Modern technology

Use of modern technologies such as electronic signature, document automation, document and task management tools save our time and minimize costs of the client.

Dynamic team

Our team consists of dynamic people with purpose-oriented approach to problem solving.

Experience in international business

Rich experience in international business as well as established cooperation with partner lawyers abroad enables us to handle cross-border cases effectively.

Focus on business law

Our business law specialization enables us to reach a higher level of expertise.

Support in employment law issues

We offer complex legal support of the employer within the Slovak legal environment.

Our clients

Our clients are such companies as

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Marian Slivos, CEO, CHEMOSVIT CHEDOS, s.r.o.

BERNÍK & partneri has been our choice for many years. We appreciate most their experience in the specific area of international road transport and forwarding. We entrusted to them legal collection of our receivables from international transport within Europe, where we record high success rate and dynamics of the process. Besides that, they have successfully represented us in several complicated legal disputes triggered by damage events in transport of goods, which posed a risk of great losses to our company.

Jaroslav Mervart, CEO, CHEMOSVIT, a.s.

In the course of many years, we got used to high level of legal support provided by BERNIK & partners, especially in the area of commercial and labour law. As CHEMOSVIT Group exports more than 80 % of its products abroad, the ability of the law firm to analyse and review contracts in English, German and Russian as well as to actively communicate in these languages is particularly important for us. We use their advice in other specific areas such as corporate governance or issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic. We highly appreciate almost incredible flexibility of service, resulting in instant reactions to our often-unplanned requests. All of the above, together with transparent reporting, completes the image of a modern law firm you can rely on!

Ján Drobný, president, BK ISKRA SVIT

Our basketball club has been cooperating with BERNÍK & partneri for some years. The cooperation works on high level, the law firm has a very professional attitude and approaches our problems promptly and actively. "Guys" like sport, they do the job free of charge! We highly appreciate that this law firm has been our partner on such basis.

David Toparkus, Rechtsanwalt, Bonn, Germany

I have been cooperating with Mr. Peter Berník and his colleagues from BERNÍK & partners for more than a decade. We have worked on numerous international cases and business transactions, in different roles. Professionality, responsiveness and quick orientation in issues with international reach makes them a reliable partner for international business cases related to Slovak legal environment.

Andrea Benetton

If you have a business in Slovakia and you have to solve a commercial dispute, I would like to suggest you the services of Bernik & partners. I have had first hand experience because of an unfair term in a contract and they have solved the issue in a month and the final terms of the settlement was well below my expectations.