The Birmingham and Prague offices of DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary have advised Czech Minister of Defence Karel Kuhnl on the largest tender for military material in Czech history.
The cross-border team was lead by commercial and projects partner Rosemary Bointon in Birmingham and corporate partner Jorg Nurnberger in Prague.
They were assisted in Birmingham by associates Frank Patalong and Steven Norris, along with Lucie Brejskova and Petr Kalis in Prague.
The contract was signed at the Czech Ministry of Defence.
Under the terms of the agreement, the Czech MoD will purchase 199 armed personal carriers from Austrian group Steyr Daimler Puch for £707 million and will hold an option for an additional 35 vehicles. The first vehicles will be delivered in late 2007.