The main philosophy of the law firm VASIĽ, ŠIMONOVIČ & partners, s.r.o. is highly qualified providing legal advice, professional approach to client problems, creativity and fast processing of a given problem to find an optimal solution, for what we are thankful to people making up our law team.

Vasil

Partner

JUDr. Martin Vasiľ

Education

Martin passed final exams at Faculty of Law UPJŠ Košice in 2008. Worked as an advocate trainee at JUDr. Jitka Hasíková law office in Bratislava focusing on the area of ​​business law and the area of ​​economic crime law, and since middle of the 2009, he worked as an advocate trainee at JUDr. Klaudia Azariová, law office in Košice, specializing in particular in the field of commercial law.

Work experience

After passing the bar exams and entry into the Slovak Bar Association worked as attorney at law since 2011. Since 2012 is attorney at law, partner and managing director of Law office VASIĽ, ŠIMONOVIČ & partners, s.r.o..


Language Skills

He speaks fluent in Slovak and English language, passive Germany and Polish language.

As part of his practice Martin has extensive experience in the following areas:

  • Consulting on several development projects particularly in view of the preparation of complete contract documentation
  • Participation in several due diligence, mergers and acquisitions
  • Preparation and implementation of a number of real estate transactions for the construction of various complexes, even on the part of sellers and buyers
  • Participation in the international business transactions, litigation with a foreign element in the European Union and out of European Union
  • Create and set a number of international holding structures with foreign investment
  • Judicial litigation agenda

Partner

JUDR. TOMÁŠ ŠIMONOVIČ

Education

Tomáš passed final exams at Faculty of Law UPJŠ Košice in 2008. After studies he worked as company lawyer in building company.

Work experience

From the beginning of 2009 he worked as advocate trainee in a leading law office in Bratislava with focus on business law, mergers and acquisitions of companies. Since 2013 he is a partner and managing director of the company VASIĽ, ŠIMONOVIČ & partners, s.r.o.


Language Skills

He speaks Slovak and English fluently, Polish passively.

Vasil

As part of his practice Tomáš has extensive experience in the following areas:

  • debt collection
  • securities and contractual right
  • participation in several due diligence
  • national and cross-border mergers and divisions of companies
  • addressing the international business transactions, litigation with a foreign element within the European Union
  • establishment and set several international holding structures with foreign capital participation
  • judicial litigation agenda
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ATTORNEY

MGR. JAKUB ORSÁG

Education

Jakub passed final exams at Faculty of Law UPJŠ Košice in 2012. During his studies he worked as a legal assistant in law office AZARIOVÁ & RUŽBAŠÁN Law Firm s.r.o. in Košice.

Work experience

After studies he continued there as advocate trainee with focus on business law and legal regulation of real estates. Since 2013 Jakub forms part of the team at law office VASIĽ, ŠIMONOVIČ & partners, s.r.o.


Language Skills

He speaks Slovak and English fluently, French passively.

As part of his practice Jakub focuses primarily on the following areas:

  • Advice on legal regulation of companies, preparation of corporate contractual documents and contracts with business partners
  • Preparation of legal documents for development projects, legal audit of ownership and other real rights related to immovable property
  • Participation in due diligence, mergers and acquisitions
  • Advice on recovery proceedings, civil and criminal liability of debtors
  • Judicial litigation agenda focusing on civil, commercial and labour disputes
  • Protecting the rights of entitled or owing party within enforcement proceedings

ATTORNEY

JUDR. KATARÍNA LACKOVÁ

Education

She successfully completed her study at Law Faculty of University of Pavol Jozef Šafárik in Košice in 2007.

Work experience

In 2009, she successfully defended her rigorous thesis „PPP projects“, she passed a rigorous exam and obtained the title "JUDr."In the years 2007 - 2010 she worked as a a junior lawyer in a law office providing legal service for foreign business companies. Since 2014 she is a member of Slovak Bar Association. Since then she has been working as an attorney in the Law Office VASIĽ, ŠIMONOVIČ & partners s.r.o.


Language Skills

She has an active knowledge of English language and passive knowledge of French language..

Vasil

As part of her practice Katarína focuses primarily on the following areas:

  • She specializes in commercial law, contract law, real estate law and labor law.
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Advocate trainee

MGR. NICOLE BABINCOVÁ

Education

Nicole passed final exams at Faculty of Law UPJŠ Košice in 2015. She took part in finale of Czech-Slovak commercial law competition LAW GAMES 2013. Nicole worked as volunteer in the team Center for Civil and Human Rights seats in Košice and she participated as co-author in the creation of publication about the possibilities and method of administration of public actions under Slovak law. She attended practice in the District Prosecutor's Office Košice I and in the District Court Levice.

Work experience

She worked at Slovenská správcovská a reštrukturalizačná, k.s. in Košice and subsequently she worked as an advocate trainee in the ADVISORY LAW OFFICE – Dr. Gajdoš, s.r.o. in Levice and at the same time in the trustee office G & B KONKURZY A REŠTRUKTURALIZÁCIE, k.s.. She currently works as an advocate trainee in the Law firm Vasil ŠIMONOVIČ & Partners, s.r.o., and at the same time is registered in the list of mediators kept at the Ministry of Justice of the Slovak Republic.


Jazykové znalosti

She communicates in Slovak and English language.

As part of her practice Nicole focuses primarily on the following areas:

  • Business Law: advice on legal regulation of companies, preparation of corporate contractual documents and contracts with business partners, participation in due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, advice on recovery proceedings, preparation of business contracts, complex legal services for entrepreneurs in various fields,
  • Judicial litigation agenda: civil, commercial and labour disputes,
  • Civil law: real estate laws, damages, co-ownership, ownership between spouses, protection of personality,
  • Criminal law - defense of the accused at all stages of criminal proceedings, legal representation of the injured person,
  • Family law - divorce, alimony,
  • Business Law: advice on legal regulation of companies, preparation of corporate contractual documents and contracts with business partners, participation in due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, advice on recovery proceedings, preparation of business contracts, complex legal services for entrepreneurs in various fields,
  • Judicial litigation agenda: civil, commercial and labour disputes,
  • Civil law: real estate laws, damages, co-ownership, ownership between spouses,
  • Criminal law - defense of the accused at all stages of criminal proceedings, legal representation of the injured person,
  • Insolvency law.

ATTORNEY

MGR. FILIP ŠOLTÝS

Education

Filip passed final exams at Faculty of Law UPJŠ Košice in 2015. During his studies he has completed an internship in NGO Center for Civil and Human Rights. During his studies he participated in a project „Labor Law Clinic“ aimed at the practical realization Labor Law. Filip took part in finale of Czech-Slovak commercial law competition LAW GAMES 2013 and he was honored for the excellent study achievements throughout the study in Faculty of Law.

Work experience

Since December 2013 Filip forms part of the team at law office VASIL, ŠIMONOVIC & partners, s.r.o., first working in the office as a legal assistant, and from 2015 onwards as a lawyer.


Language Skill

He speaks Slovak, English.

Vasil

As part of his practice Filip focuses primarily on the following areas:

  • Business Law: advice on legal regulation of companies, preparation of corporate contractual documents and contracts with business partners, participation in due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, advice on recovery proceedings, preparation of business contracts, complex legal services for entrepreneurs in various fields
  • Judicial litigation agenda: civil, commercial and labour disputes
  • Civil law: real estate laws, damages, co-ownership, ownership between spouses
  • Criminal law - defense of the accused at all stages of criminal proceedings, legal representation of the injured person
  • Family law - divorce, alimony
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senior lawyer

Mgr. Dávid Danočko

Education

Dávid passed final exams at Faculty of Law UPJŠ Košice in 2017.

Work experience

During his studies he worked as a legal assistant at business company Corporate Services s.r.o. and at the law office Vojčík & Partners law office. He has completed an annual internship at the Supreme Audit Office of the Slovak republic - Košice. In 2016, he and his team won a national ELSA Moot Court Competition in the field of commercial law. During his studies, he also dealt with publishing activities in the field of business and labor law. Since Decebmber 2017 Dávid forms part of the team at law office VASIĽ, ŠIMONOVIČ & partners, s.r.o. as a senior lawyer.


Language Skills

He speaks Slovak and English fluently and Ukrainian and German passively.

As part of his practice Filip focuses primarily on the following areas:

  • Judicial litigation agenda: civil, commercial and labour disputes
  • Civil law: real estate laws, damages, co-ownership, ownership between spouses
  • Family law - divorce, alimony

ASISTENT

Jakub Stašák

Education

Student of faculty of law, UPJŠ in Košice

Work experience

Currently, he studies at Faculty of Law UPJŠ Košice since 2016. He works at Advokátska kancelária VASIĽ, ŠIMONOVIČ & partners, s.r.o. as a legal asistent since May 2017.


Language Skills

He speaks Slovak and English fluently

Vasil

As part of his practice Jakub focuses primarily on the following areas:

  • Communication with courts, Government bodies, etc.
  • Preparing letters, simple contracts, analysis etc.