Petr obtained his Master’s degree in Law from the Law Faculty of Charles University where he also went on to complete a Ph.D. in civil and commercial law and civil litigation. Petr is one of the founding partners of Mašek, Kočí, Aujezdský. Petr is registered on the roll of lawyers of the Czech Bar Association and he is member of the Union of Defence Lawyers of the Czech Republic. In his current practice, Petr specialises mainly in representing clients before courts, criminal defence in relation to economic criminal offences and the field of protection of personal rights. Petr’s non-contentious expertise includes property law and financial services law.
In his work for Mašek, Kočí, Aujezdský, Petr has represented and defended clients in a number of significant cases widely reported on by the media, including successful representation in proceedings before the Constitutional Court and the Supreme Court of the Czech Republic. Petr has also been involved in drafting complex contract documentation and has provided advice on extensive property transactions. Aside from his legal practice, Petr also writes and publishes articles and he is the author of a number of articles concerning property law and the law of obligations, and he is the co-author of a book on the legal and tax aspects of non-profit organisations.