Gabriel Achour

JUDr. Gabriel Achour

Contact

T   +420 270 006 111
E   gabriel.achour@achourpartners.com

Gabriel Achour graduated from the law faculty of Charles University in Prague and also studied at the University of London.

He launched his professional career at an international law firm before taking a senior position at the major Czech law firm Glatzová & Co.

As a senior partner at Achour & Partners, Gabriel focuses on mergers and acquisitions, real estate and real estate development including infrastructure projects, energy and transport. He has extensive expertise in international transactions and has served as counsel in many major recent transactions in the Czech Republic including privatisations and the acquisition of key Czech industrial and energy companies. As seasoned advisers on domestic and international development projects, Gabriel and his team have been involved in all areas of real estate sales, acquisition and construction. Their work includes major investment projects related to transport and energy infrastructure, residential developments and larger shopping/business centre projects. With his extensive experience in finance, litigation and international arbitration proceedings, Gabriel has assisted major Czech banks to create standard banking documentation, especially related to lending, securitisation and collateralisation.

Gabriel is recognised as one of the leading Czech attorneys in international legal ranking handbooks. He is recommended as an expert in the area of real estate law.

Gabriel is licensed to practise as an attorney in the Czech Republic based on the standards of the Czech Bar Association. He also serves as an arbitrator at the arbitration court of the Czech Chamber of Commerce and Agricultural Chamber of the Czech Republic and the arbitration court of the Czech-Moravian Commodity Exchange in Kladno. He is a member of the board of the Association for Real Estate Market Development.

An accomplished author, Gabriel has written numerous articles. He is the co-author of the professional handbook Náhrada škody a nemajetkové újmy v občanskoprávních a obchodních vztazích [Compensatory and Non-Material Damage Awards in Civil and Commercial Relationships] published by Key Publishing s.r.o. in 2015. He is also the co-author of the technical guide Financování developerských projektů [The Financing of Development Projects] issued by the Association for Real Estate Market Development in 2008.