Partner, Wolf Theiss
Jitka Logesová heads the regional corporate investigations practice at Wolf Theiss and specialises in corporate investigations, compliance, corporate criminal liability/whitecollar crime and asset recovery.
Before joining Wolf Theiss, Jitka established and built up the firm-wide compliance, risk and sensitive investigations practice at another regional law firm. She was also tasked by the Czech Prosecutor General’s Office to help draft the methodology for state prosecutors to evaluate corporate compliance management systems and to educate the Czech state prosecutors in this respect.
Jitka has a breadth of experience in various sectors, where she has advised clients on FCPA triggered issues and investigations, led a number of internal corporate investigations in Central and Eastern Europe and advised on various compliance issues, including setting up anti-corruption and compliance programmes. She has led multiple pre-acquisition anti-bribery and anti-corruption due diligence processes.
Jitka is immediate past chair of the IBA’s Anti-Corruption Committee and a current member of the advisory board of the IBA’s Anti-Corruption Committee.
Besides her legal qualifications, she is a certified auditor for ISO 19600 (compliance management systems) and ISO 37001 (anti-bribery management systems). She has also published extensively and is a frequent speaker at compliance and anti-corruption conferences.