Boris is charged with developing the firm internally and externally in the Central European region and beyond.
Boris provides operational and management support to our Heads of Countries in Czech Republic, Slovakia, Budapest and Warsaw.
He was one of our first recruits in Central Europe and assisted Bird & Bird's management and partnership in opening the firm's four offices in the region, all at the same time.
As part of the firm’s Corporate Development team, he is a member of our South-Eastern Europe and Turkey Steering Groups and helps to co-ordinate work undertaken in the former Yugoslav countries, Bulgaria, Romania, Albania, and Turkey. He also co-operates closely with our Russian Steering Group.
Boris joined us in early 2008 from a boutique law firm which he had helped to set up in Prague, in the Czech Republic. Previously, he worked at both Linklaters and Deloitte in various business development, corporate, and quality assurance functions. He has over 16 years experience of working with law firms.
Boris understands a number of European languages but works mainly in English, Czech, Slovak and Polish.