Before establishing law firm HKV, Martin worked as a senior associate for White & Case in Bratislava and Prague. He obtained extensive experience in the areas of real estate, M&A, corporate, employment, and foreign direct investment by participating in many large-scale privatizations, real estate and corporate acquisitions as well as commercial transactions.

Martin’s practice focuses primarily on buy- and sell-side mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, joint ventures, general corporate matters including corporate governance matters and employment law.


  • Advising a Fortune 100 company in its large corporate spin-off;
  • Advising a leading developer in acquisition of an administrative building in Bratislava;
  • Represented a Fortune 200 automotive company in connection with its sale of a global automotive electronics business;
  • Represented major Slovak producer of electricity in connection with construction of a nuclear power plant
  • Represented a private equity firm in connection with its joint venture with major Slovak developer for the purchase and development of a new residential area in Bratislava

Martin Kluch

  • Real Estate
  • Agriculture
  • Energy
  • Contracts
  • Employment
  • Litigation & Arbitration
  • Public Procurement & State Aid
  • Immigration law
Chambers Global/Europe Corporate/M&A – Band 2 lawyer
IFLR 1000 M&A, Real Estate – Highly regarded lawyer
Legal 500 Corporate/M&A, Employment – Leading Individual
Legal 500 Projects & Energy, Real Estate – Recommended Lawyer
Member of
Licensed Attorney (Slovak Bar Association)
  • JUDr. (Iuris Doctor), University of P. J. Šafarik, Košice, Slovak Republic, 2007
  • Master, University of P. J. Šafarik, Košice, Slovak Republic, 1999
  • International and EU Law Studies, Universitá degli Studi di Roma “La Sapienza”, 1998
  • Slovak
  • English