Karel Muzikář

JUDr. Karel Muzikář, LL.M. (C.J.)

  • Managing partner of Skils
  • Attorney-at-Law (admitted to the Czech Bar in 1996)
  • Joined Weil, Gotshal & Manges in 1993, since 1999 managing partner of its Prague office
  • Mr. Muzikar is a graduate of the Law School of Charles University (J.D. 1986) and holds a master’s degree (LL.M.-C.J.) from New York University School of Law in comparative jurisprudence (1991). At NYU, Mr. Muzikar studied as a Fulbright Scholar
  • Between 1993 and 2003, Mr. Muzikar served as an external legal adviser to the Legislative Department at the Office of the President of the Czech Republic, and between 2003 and 2013, he was a member of the Consultative Legal Committee of the President of the Czech Republic
  • Between 2002 and 2010, Mr. Muzikar acted as the Vice-chairman of the Prague Stock Exchange Arbitration Court
  • For a number of year, Chambers Global has ranked Karel Muzikar as an “eminent practioner” in M&A; other prestigious publications monitoring the Czech legal market regularly place Mr. Muzikar among the leading personalities of the legal profession in the Czech Republic
  • Mr. Muzikar is fluent in English and Russian and proficient in German, French and Armenian