Firm Profile > Noerr > Warsaw, Poland
Al. Jerozolimskie 93
Noerr > The Legal 500 Rankings
Noerr's team focuses on mid and upper mid-market deals in Poland, drawing on a strong German office network. The group has significant sectoral expertise in media, telecoms and real estate, advising corporate and fund clients on their Polish transactions. Jointly leading the group are Ludomir Biedecki and Jakub Lerner, with the latter being triple-qualified in Poland, England and New York. Radosław Biedecki also has significant transactional experience.
Ludomir Biedecki; Jakub Lerner
Other key lawyers:
Radosław Biedecki; Mateusz Słodczyk
‘Very professional, although lean and efficient organisational structure, with a lot of independence from the HQ. Strong local relationships of Noerr partners leading the franchise allowing meaningful business-related discussions and generation of pipeline ideas.’
‘Ludomir Biedecki: 1) strong international background bringing international professional standards and ethics into the local, Polish M&A legal advisory space; 2) very approachable, communicative, professional and able to perfectly adapt to the actual surrounding/audience/business partners; 3) a very competent lawyer with a solid understanding of commercial/common-sense approach, which provides for a greater likelihood of successful deal completion’
‘So far the best external team I worked with.’
‘Ludomir Biedecki being the lead at Noerr’s side – managed to coordinate the entire Noerr-team (data protection/ commercial/ corporate, etc.) in the most effective manner, one could imagine. Always at a level of high quality and always in due time even when urgent consultation was needed.’
‘Everyone at Noerr, I worked with was the perfect mixture of: responding fast / with comprehensive advice and instructions. ’
‘A very systematic and analytical approach with creative ideas and solutions the cleverness in negotiation the good communication with us (as the clients), with the polish colleagues and with the bidders (from different countries)’
‘We worked with Ludomir Biedecki and Mateusz Slodzyk. Both did an excellent job, always available, very good communication, acting extremely fast very successful in negotiations’
Bauer Media Group
Papierfabrik Adolf Jass
PreZero, part of Schwarz Group
HKM Beteiligungs GmbH
AFP (Aluflexpack Group)
Real estate Tier 3
In addition to representing key German clients, Noerr's 'extremely capable' real estate team has recently developed its Polish client base and has been particularly active advising on residential-for-rent, infrastructure and greenfield matters. The group also handles include real estate financing, investment and litigation. Radosław Biedecki and Paweł Żelich are the practice heads.
Radosław Biedecki; Paweł Żelich
‘I had a pleasure to work with Noerr on a lease agreement. Timeliness, willingness to support and assist.’
‘The individuals are extremely capable, have a positive approach and are timely in their responses.’
Globe Trade Centre
Valeo Siemens eAutomotive
Employment Tier 4
At Noerr, the employment team is led by Radosław Biedecki and recent arrival, senior associate Jaroslaw Karlikowski, who joined from Wardynski & Partners. The group covers day-to-day employment advice and also handles the legal aspects of transactions, industrial disputes and restructurings. The firm often handles multijurisdictional matters and is particularly active for clients in the insurance, media, real estate, technology and telecoms sectors.
Radosław Biedecki; Jaroslaw Karlikowski
Transposafe Systems/Brady Corporation
HSM GmbH + Co.KG (Hermann Schwelling Maschinenbau)
Antenna Audio Limited
Polska Press Group
Banking and finance Tier 5
Noerr's group predominantly advises banks and other lenders on financing transactions involving real estate. The group also has a strong regulatory practice, which is led by counsel Konrad Werner, who is an expert in EU banking directives. Ludomir Biedecki, who is the overall head of the practice, has specific expertise in secured lending and restructuring.
Dispute resolution Tier 5
Noerr is well placed to advise German clients on their disputes in Poland. The group is particularly active in construction and infrastructure disputes, with experience in litigation up to the Polish Supreme Court. Lawyers are also regularly instructed in arbitrations in Poland and abroad. Wojciech Wąsowicz heads the group.
NN Investment Partners TFI
Allmiz / Allfood Lebensmittel Handels
EDS and T&T Holding AS (formerly AGR Subsea Ltd.)
Kuźnia Ostrów Wielkopolski
Stocznia Szczecińska Porta Holding
Antenna Audio Limited
Noerr > Firm Profile
The firm: Noerr stands for excellence and entrepreneurial thinking. With well-versed teams of strong characters, Noerr devises and implements solutions for the most complex and sophisticated legal matters. United by a set of shared values, the firm’s 500+ professionals are driven by one goal: the client’s success. Listed groups and multinational companies, large and medium-sized family businesses as well as financial institutions and international investors all rely on the firm.
Entrepreneurial thinking: Noerr’s advisors make their clients’ challenges their own and are always thinking one step ahead. In doing so, they assume responsibility and are at liberty to make their own decisions. The firm is committed to always going the extra mile for its clients and to resolving complex matters with the perfect mix of experience, excellence and sound judgement.
Innovative solutions: in complex and dynamic markets new approaches are regularly required – and delivered by experts who bring both the know-how and the necessary passion. This is precisely what Noerr excels at: implementing integrated and innovative solutions in the most efficient way.
Global reach: as one of the top European law firms, Noerr is also well established internationally. With offices in 11 countries and a global network of top-ranked ‘best friends’ law firms, Noerr is able to offer its clients truly cross-border advice. In addition, Noerr is the exclusive member firm in Germany for Lex Mundi, the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries worldwide.
Capacity in Central and Eastern Europe: Noerr has long had its own offices in all major Central and Eastern European capitals. The firm regularly advises on greenfield investments, joint ventures, acquisitions and divestments in Central and Eastern Europe by investors from all over the world. With around 100 professionals, Noerr is one of the leading law firms in the region.
Warsaw office: the Warsaw office comprises of over 25 highly experienced and specialised advisors. The firm provides its clients with legal assistance in English, Polish, German, and French. The range of Noerr’s advice extends from corporate law issues, real estate and construction through structural measures and business succession as well as banking and finance, capital markets, litigation and arbitration, mergers and acquisitions, and regulatory work. The practice is also well known for supporting investments – from start-ups to greenfield projects.
|Antitrust/Competition||Radosław Biedeckifirstname.lastname@example.org||+48 532 854 180|
|Banking & Finance||Konrad Werneremail@example.com||+48 662 161 196|
|Capital Markets||Ludomir Biedeckifirstname.lastname@example.org||+48 502 628 294|
|Compliance and Investigations||Anna Hermanemail@example.com||+48 662 161 182|
|Construction||Paweł Żelichfirstname.lastname@example.org||+48 604 225 796|
|Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions||Jakub Lerneremail@example.com||+48 502 024 562|
|Employment and Pensions, Litigation||Katarzyna Zwierz-Wilkockafirstname.lastname@example.org||+48 604 738 010|
|Employment and Pensions, Outsourcing||Jarosław Karlikowskiemail@example.com||+48 532 854 176|
|IP, IT, E-commerce||Anna Mirekfirstname.lastname@example.org||+48 604 241 617|
|Life Sciences (incl. Healthcare, Pharma)||Anna Mirekemail@example.com||+48 604 241 617|
|Litigation, Arbitration and ADR||Anna Hermanfirstname.lastname@example.org||+48 662 161 182|
|Private equity and venture capital||Jakub Lerneremail@example.com||+48 22 378 8512|
|Real Estate||Radoslaw Biedeckifirstname.lastname@example.org||+48 532 854 180|
Staff FiguresNumber of lawyers : 520 at this office : 25
LanguagesEnglish French German Polish
MembershipsPolish Chamber of Information Technology and Telecommunications (PIIT)
OtherContact : Radoslaw Biedecki (office managing partner) Other offices : Alicante Other offices : Berlin Other offices : Bratislava Other offices : Brussels Other offices : Bucharest Other offices : Budapest Other offices : Dresden Other offices : Düsseldorf Other offices : Frankfurt Other offices : Hamburg Other offices : London Other offices : Moscow Other offices : Munich Other offices : New York Other offices : Prague
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