Mr Rafał Osetek > Gide Loyrette Nouel > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Gide Loyrette Nouel
00-078 WARSAW

Work Department

Real Estate


Attorney-at-law, Associate, Member of the Real Estate practice


Rafal Osetek advises clients from the residential, office, warehouse and logistic, retail, hospitality and banking sectors on structuring and negotiating real estate transactions (asset deals, share deals, sale and leaseback transactions), including acquisitions of land for development purposes, acquisitions and disposals of operating commercial projects and financing for commercial projects.

He conducts legal due diligence reviews for the purpose of acquisitions and financing, as well as vendors’ due diligence reviews. He supports clients in all aspects of the investment process, including in particular zoning and construction process.

He advises both landlords and tenants in negotiating commercial lease agreements, particularly in connection with warehouse and office space. He also advises on asset management matters.


Polish and English


He is a graduate of law at the Faculty of Law and Administration at Warsaw University and a graduate of international relations at the Faculty of Journalism and Political Science at Warsaw University. He also graduated from the American Law Center, co-organized by the University of Warsaw and the University of Florida.

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Real estate

(Rising stars)

Rafał Osetek – Gide Loyrette Nouel

The real estate group at Gide Loyrette Nouel comprises a ‘robust team of professionals’ who advise entities from a range of sectors, including residential, office, logistics and retail, covering issues including asset and joint venture deals, in addition to guiding clients through regulatory matters. Spearheading the team are Marcin Muszel and Błażej Czwarnok, who both serve as key contacts for international and domestic investors, developers, and financial institutions. Other key members within the team include Tomasz Roszczyc, an expert in all aspects of real estate transactions and projects, and Rafał Osetek, who has ‘great attention to detail and understanding of commercial aspects’. Aleksandra Kobylińska is an advisor of choice for matters related to acquisitions and sales of real estate.