NewsAllen & Overy announces the promotion of Petra Myšáková to Counsel

Allen & Overy is pleased to announce that as of 1 May 2020 Petra Myšáková has been promoted to Counsel.

Petra joined Allen & Overy in 2009. She is a well-known specialist in both banking and finance law, and private international law. She focuses on advising financial institutions as lenders, and corporations as borrowers, in particular on the financing of acquisitions, real estate, projects and assets. Petra is regularly quoted in a number of domestic and international publications. Legal directories have described her as a “shining star” and clients praise her: “Petra’s expertise is second to none. She is a lawyer you want to have on your side.”

She has regularly been included in the list of “Leading Female Lawyers in the Czech Republic” in which the Economia publishing house awards female professional icons that push the boundaries of their fields. Last year, Petra was named “Rising Star: Czech Republic” by Euromoney Legal Media Group Europe.

Prokop Verner, Managing Partner of Allen & Overy in Prague, comments: “I would like to congratulate Petra on her promotion and thank her for her contribution to the development of our office, in particular of our banking practice. This success is a result of Petra’s hard work, excellent technical skills and her recognition by clients, who already perceive Petra as a star of the local market.”