Mr Krzysztof Pawlisz > Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak
UL. JASNA 26
00-054 WARSAW
Poland

Work Department

Corporate Law and commercial transactions, Securities & Capital Markets Law, Banking and finance

Position

Senior Partner at Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak. In his practice he combines a comprehensive knowledge of commercial and securities law with his knowledge of accounting and financial issues.

Career

Prior to SK&S, Mr. Pawlisz worked as a senior attorney for EVIP Law Firm in Warsaw and, subsequently, as Chief Legal Adviser to the management board of Bank Pocztowy S.A. Between 1995 and 1998, he managed a law firm cooperating with Coopers & Lybrand as Practice Area Leader in charge of client services, personnel recruitment and practice management. Following Coopers & Lybrand’s merger with PriceWaterhouse, he became partner in the combined legal offices of PricewaterhouseCoopers (currently: Wierzbowski Eversheds), responsible for the firm’s finance, banking, trade in securities and mergers and acquisitions practice. In his legal practice he has advised on many privatizations and restructurings, as well as M&A transactions in various sectors of the Polish economy. He advised several renowned international banks, financial institutions, private and public companies in negotiations regarding take-overs, mergers, share acquisitions and project financing transactions. He has advised both domestic and foreign firms on investment projects and capital market instruments and on private equity/venture capital fund transactions.He has been a Partner at SK&S since 2000.

Languages

Polish, English

Education

Krzysztof Pawlisz graduated with a law degree from University of Toruń in 1988.

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak‘s group is valued for its ‘deep understanding of Polish law in its practical application‘. Its work spans sectors such as fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG), food, automotive and logistics, as well as renewables. Robert Gawałkiewicz, who heads up the team, has expertise in both corporate and commercial law. Krzysztof Pawlisz‘s practice caters to Polish and international clients which he advises on commercial and securities issues. Marcin Olechowski, who leads the banking and finance department, handles transactions and reorganisations in the financial sector.