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PLAC STANISLAWA MALACHOWSKIEGO 2, 00-066 WARSAW, POLAND
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Work +48 22 201 00 00
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Fax +48 22 201 00 99
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www.wkb.pl
Poznan, Warsaw
WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr, Marcin Smolarek, Warsaw, POLAND

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Marcin Smolarek

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Work +48 22 201 00 00
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Web:
wkb.pl/en/node/16?id=103
WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr

Work Department

Banking & Finance

Position

Partner, head of the Banking & Finance practice

Career

Marcin specialises in project finance, lending (LBO or REF), debt restructuring, distressed debt and financial litigation. He also advises on securitization and secondary markets, as well as investment funding and construction investment. He has hands-on experience in debt restructuring, gained while advising on large projects that involved restructuring Polish bonds issuers, listed companies, energy sector and real estate loans. Marcin also possesses significant expertise in restructurings and insolvency proceedings, offering pre-trial legal advice for financial institutions by assisting them in NPLs and debt collection.

Languages

Polish, English

Education

Marcin graduated from the Faculty of Law and Administration at the University of Warsaw, Center for American Law Studies, and from the Faculty of History at the University of Warsaw. He also studied at the University of Vienna.


Poland

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr's 'well-balanced' team is praised by clients for its broad expertise in credit, financing, bond issuance and restructuring. Highlights for¬†Jakub Jedrzejak¬†and practice head¬†Marcin Smolarek¬†included advising Toys "R" US as local counsel on the first phase of its $816m bridge financing. Other clients include Siemens Finance and mBank. Counsel¬†Agata SzczepaŇĄczyk-Piwek¬†is another key name.

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