Katarina Matulnikova


“Katarína Matulníková is by far the most experienced labour and employment lawyer in Slovakia. Her wide knowledge of the legal acts incorporated in the daily matters and huge experience with all kinds of clients makes her one of the most wanted lawyers when a company is dealing with issues it is not familiar with, mainly top management issues, terminations of agreements and the lawsuits arising from them.”

– The Legal 500

About Katarina

Katarína Matulníková is the Managing Partner of the Bratislava office and the main contact of the local Employment team. With over two decades of experience in the field of employment and labour law, she regularly advises large multinational and national companies in a wide variety of industry sectors on the full range of employment law issues. Her experience includes advice on employment restructurings, international assignments, employee transfers and redundancies. Katarína drafts internal policies as well as employment and management agreements on a regular basis. In addition, she has extensive experience advising clients on benefit/incentive schemes, the employment aspects of acquisitions, and data protection regulations. Katarína has a significant corporate background with a wide array of clients benefiting from her advice on a range of corporate and regulatory matters, as well as various M&A and real estate matters. Prior to joining Wolf Theiss, Katarína worked at a renowned international law firm in Bratislava. Katarína is a member of the Employment and Social Affairs Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Slovakia and also a member of the European Employment Lawyers Association.


University of Cambridge, 2003
Comenius University Bratislava (Mgr.), 2001


Slovak, English