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Kocian Solc Balastik

Petr Kasik

Petr Kasik

Managing Partner


  • Banking
  • Capital Markets
  • Commercial Law

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Kocian Solc Balastik
Czech Republic

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Petr Kasík is a managing partner at Kocián Šolc Balaštík, advokátní kancelář, s.r.o. A graduate of Charles University Law School in Prague (1993), with additional postgraduate doctoral studies in private law at the same university (JUDr. – 2000, Ph.D. – 1999), he has been an advocate since 1996 and is a member of the Czech Bar Association.
Petr has extensive experience in the field of corporate and group law and restructuring, as well as in the field of business transactions, focusing on one-off boutique projects. He also focuses on banking and public regulation of financial institutions.
Petr is the chairman of the III. Chamber of the Czech National Bank’s Appeals Committee. He is also involved in law-making, among others, as a member of the Public Law Commission of the Government Legislative Council.
Petr focuses on providing legal advice to leading financial institutions and corporations in the Czech Republic, such as the Czech National Bank, Česká spořitelna, PPF Group, Citibank, mBank, Wüstenrot Group, the Association for Capital Markets in ČR and MARSH Group. His clients from other fields include O2 Czech Republic, ČEZ, Česká telekomunikační infrastruktura (Czech telecommunication infrastructure), Krofian, Statutární město Plzeň (Staturory City of Pilsen), and Plzeňské městské dopravní podniky (Pilsen City Transit Authority).
Petr is recommended by prestigious international rating agencies Legal 500 (in corporate law) and IFLR1000 (in banking and capital markets).
In recent years, Petr has provided legal advice in the field of corporate law, restructuring and financial law to companies such as O2 Czech Republic, the Czech National Bank and ČEZ.

Bar Admissions

Czech Bar Association
chairman of the III Chamber of the Czech National Bank’s Appeals Committee
the Public Law Commission of the Government Legislative Council


Law degree from Charles University, Prague (1993, JUDr. - 2000)
postgraduate doctoral studies in private law at Law Faculty of Charles University, Prague (PhD. - 1999)
Areas of Practice

Banking | Capital Markets | Commercial Law | Company Law | Corporate and Business | Insurance | Securities

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments

IFLR 1000 listed Petr Kasík as a recognized expert in capital markets

COVID Program - RENT Before Starting (UPDATE 02)
Kocian Solc Balastik, June 2020

The state contribution for commercial leases to entrepreneurs with forcibly closed establishments will be launched on June 26, 2020 at 9 AM. If the entrepreneur has negotiated a 30% discount on the rent from his landlord, he will be able to apply for state support in the amount of 50% up to a ceiling of CZK 10 million for the period from April to June...

Green Energy in the Coronavirus Age
Kocian Solc Balastik, April 2020

It might seem that in the time of the "coronavirus", everything revolves around veils, disinfection or restriction of operation of various production facilities, and energy is talked about only in connection with the need to keep the elements of critical energy infrastructure running...

Additional Articles

Prospectus for the Public Offering of Securities in Europe
Decisions by the sole member (foreign subject) exercising the powers of the General Meeting. Obchodnìprávní revue No. 12/2010
Directors' Liability and Indemnification: A Global Guide, Second Edition
Petr Kasík and Vlastimil Pihera comment on Constitutional Court's ruling on squeeze-outs in Lidové noviny

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