Highgate Law & Tax

Highgate Law & Tax

Highgate Law & Tax

Highgate Law & Tax provides a unique combination of legal and tax advisory services for domestic and foreign clients. The law firm was established by lawyers with background in major international laws firms Allen & Overy and 大成 Dentons, having extensive experience with significant local and cross-border transactions. We primarily specialise in commercial transactions and projects, tax optimizations and investments regulation. We provide our clients with flexible, comprehensible and tailor made advisory services.

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WHAT IS THE REAL NATURE OF HIGHGATE LAW & TAX?

23.06.2018

After spending several years in Allen & Overy and Dentons, we have set up our own boutique law firm. For a start, we should certainly come up with a market cliché of us providing an infinite scale of legal services, ranging from civil law, commercial law, dispute resolution and obviously now popular GDPR. We prefer to dive depths instead.

People and specializations

  • Venture capital and start-up law

    We have extensive experience with advisory in the field of venture capital and start-up law. Our services include consulting on legal and tax structuring of fast growing businesses, regulation of relationship between founders and investors (shareholders ‘agreements), creation of effective employee stock option plans and structuring of debt and equity investments into companies. We also advise our clients on regulation and investments into cryptocurrencies and blockchain industry.

  • Regulation and investments into cryptocurrencies and blockchain industry

    As one of a few legal and tax advisers on a Slovak market, we specialise in legal and tax regulation of cryptocurrencies. In this practice field, we advise our clients on planning, setting up and management of domestic and offshore investment funds aimed at cryptocurrencies and blockchain industry investments. Our services include comprehensive legal and tax analysis of investments into cryptocurrencies and advisory on structuring and completion of a initial (public) coin offering (ICO).

  • Commercial law and transactions (M&A)

    We provide comprehensive legal and tax advisory services on wide range of commercial transactions, including structuring of tax effective financings and transactions, due diligence, drafting of shareholders’ agreements and other transaction documents regulating sale and purchase of shareholdings in companies.

  • Dispute resolution

    We advise our clients on resolution of commercial disputes, including out of court settlements, litigations and arbitrations. Our team has significant experience with resolving shareholders’ disputes.

  • Tax structures and optimization

    We focus on tax analysis of clients’ business operations with an aim to make them tax effective. Our services include formation of domestic and cross-border (offshore) tax structures, drafting of transfer pricing documentation and setting up and management of companies in offshore jurisdictions.

  • Capital and financial markets regulation

    We advise our clients on planning, creation and management of domestic and cross-border investment funds and structures. We focus on in-depth analysis of complex regulations of investment services, collective investment schemes and public and private offerings of bonds and other securities. We place emphasis on detailed knowledge and orientation in an extremely complex and robust finance regulation.

References

Aeromobil
TrustPay
Infinity Capital Group
Publiq
BNP Paribas
QuBit
Fuergy
Scytale Ventures
VOX TRAVEL

Contact


Establishment

Grösslingová 5
811 09 Bratislava
Slovak republic