Jaroslav Skubal


Jaroslav Skubal is a partner at PRK Partners specialising in labour law and ESG.

He has acquired experience in the areas of employment and other contracts under the Labour Code, employee secondments, individual and collective dismissals, processing of employees’ personal data,
and many others.

He received a Master’s degree (Mgr.) in law from the Faculty of Law of Charles University in Prague in 2001, and a Doctorate degree (JUDr.) degree from University of Trnava, Slovakia, in 2008. Jaroslav was admitted to the Czech Bar Association as an attorney at law in 2004 and joined PRK Partners that same year. He is also admitted to the Slovak Bar Association and the International Bar Association. He is a member of the European Employment Lawyers Association (EELA) and the Collegium of Experts of the Association for Development of Collective Bargaining and Labour Relations.

Jaroslav is fluent in Czech and English. He is the Head of our Czech Employment Department.

Jaroslav is recommended as a leading expert in Labour and Employment Law by Chambers European Guide. He is further listed as an eminent labour-law specialist by The Best Lawyers. In addition, Jaroslav is recognised as a leading specialist in Slovak employment law by The International Who's Who of Management Labour & Employment Lawyers 2009 and The Expert Guides – Guide to the World’s Leading Labour and Employment Lawyers 2010.

What clients told The Legal 500 about us       

Jaroslav Skubal is the top labour law expert.


Jaroslav Škubal is positioned at the forefront of the employment market, with a broad practice covering complex contentious and non-contentious matters. Clients appreciate Jaroslav Škubal for his "realistic approach," further highlighting his commitment to "reviewing the issue at hand and determining the risks."
Chambers Review 2022
"Jaroslav Škubal is positioned at the forefront of the employment market, with a broad practice covering complex contentious and non-contentious matters. Commentators praise him for his "long-term experience and great initiative in public speaking."
Chambers Review 2021
"TOP-ranked Jaroslav Škubal capably advises on a range of employment law issues including contentious matters, individual and collective dismissals and employee data protection. One interviewee states: 'He is very active and a very good litigator'."
Chambers Review 2020
"Jaroslav Škubal is seen as a leading figure in the Czech employment law market. Clients appreciate his 'high customer focus and business understanding, his ability to create and present different options, his quick reaction time and high level of technical knowledge'. Škubal advises on restructuring matters, TUPE, collective dismissals and data protection.
Chambers Review 2019
Leading individiual in employment
The Legal 500 EMEA (2021- 22)

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