Interview with Martin Vlk, Solicitor and Advokát, new member of the AAP. This interview consists of answers to questions from the AAP member questionnaire.
1.Are you a sole practitioner?
No, I work with Deloitte Legal, a law firm having c. 100 lawyers in the Czech Republic.
2. Where are you located geographically?
3. What four areas of law do you focus on?
M&A, real estate, IT law and commercial law.
4. How did you qualify to provide legal services in both Czech and English law?
I graduated from both Czech and UK universities (Charles University in Prague, University of Law, London). I worked as a trainee both in the Czech Republic and in the City of London.
5. What kind of clients do you prefer to work with?
Those who pay my invoice, i.e. all.
6.What is it that you love about practising law?
Intellectual challenge, necessity to constantly learn and absence of stereotype.