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Clifford Chance

NORWAY HOUSE, UL. LWOWSKA 19, 00-660 WARSZAWA, POLAND
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www.cliffordchance.com

Grzegorz Namiotkiewicz

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Work +48 22429 9408
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Clifford Chance

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Banking & Finance

Position

Grzegorz Namiotkiewicz specialises in banking and securities law. Grzegorz has vast experience in the finance sector and for the last ten years has been voted one of Poland's leading finance lawyers by both Polish and foreign legal directories and newspapers.

Education

University of Warsaw (LLM) 1988
University College London, (LLM, International Business Law) 1994
Admitted as an adwokat in Poland 1995


Poland

Banking and finance

Within: Leading individuals

Grzegorz Namiotkiewicz - Clifford Chance

Within: Banking and finance

Clifford Chance's team is jointly headed by¬†Grzegorz Namiotkiewicz¬†and¬†Andrzej Stosio. It handles restructurings and financial transactions for a range of corporates and banks.¬†Namiotkiewicz is advising¬†Elektrownia OstroŇāńôka on a financing project relating to debt and capital expenditure. Counsel¬†Irena Floras-Goode¬†assisted DCT¬†GdaŇĄsk with amendments to a financing agreement for the development of a new container terminal.

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Capital markets

Within: Leading individuals

Grzegorz Namiotkiewicz - Clifford Chance

Within: Capital markets

The team at¬†Clifford Chance¬† stands out for its formidable expertise in debt capital markets (DCM) and equity capital markets (ECM), advising clients on a variety of bond and rights issuances and M&A transactions. In one highlight,¬†Grzegorz Namiotkiewicz¬†advised the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, as the key investor directly negotiating terms and conditions, on PZU's issuance of PLN2.2bn subordinated bonds. He also advised Deutsche Bank as the arranger of a¬†‚ā¨60bn bond issuance by the Ministry of Finance under a Euro Medium-Term Note (EMTN) programme.¬†Grzegorz Abram¬†leads the DCM group, while¬†JarosŇāaw Lorenc¬†is the ECM practice head.

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Energy and natural resources

Within: Energy and natural resources

The team at¬†Clifford Chance¬†handles all matters related to energy assets, including regulatory and contractual law issues, project finance and M&A. Department head¬†PaweŇā Puacz¬†has a particular focus on the renewable energy sector, as well as environmental regulation and real estate matters. He is currently advising¬†√ėrsted Wind Power on its entry into the Polish offshore wind power sector, and issues including grid connection agreements.¬†Grzegorz Namiotkiewicz¬†is advising¬†Elektrownia OstroŇāńôka on the financing of the¬†OstroŇāńôka power plant project. Managing partner¬†Agnieszka Janicka¬†is representing Neas Energy in various administrative proceedings before the Energy Regulatory Authority concerning licensed activity on the Polish natural gas market.

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Investment funds

Within: Investment funds

Clifford Chance¬†advises a number of major financial institutions on the formation and operation of regulated funds in Poland. In particular, the team has expertise in the launch, registration and marketing of funds.¬†Wojciech Polz¬†advised the Polish Industrial Development Agency on the buy-back of¬†Stocznia GdaŇĄsk and GSG Towers through the purchase of shares owned by companies controlled by¬†Sierhiej Tarutain.¬†MiŇāosz GoŇāńÖb¬†and department head¬†Andrzej Stosio¬†assisted MCI.PrivateVentures Fund with an agreement related to a margin lending transaction with Raiffeisen Bank International.¬†Grzegorz Namiotkiewicz¬†is another key contact.

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Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Clifford Chance's team comprises the 'exceptional' MiŇāosz GoŇāńÖb, experienced litigator¬†Bartosz KruŇľewski¬†and¬†Andrzej Stosio, who specialises in capital markets and banking issues. Together with¬†Grzegorz Namiotkiewicz,¬†GoŇāńÖb is advising a group of financial institutions, including PKO BP and¬†ING Bank ŇölńÖski, as arrangers and guarantors of¬†Jastrzńôbska Sp√≥Ňāka Wńôglowa in a matter involving the restructuring of issued bonds.

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