Firm Profile > Noerr > Warsaw, Poland

Noerr
Al. Jerozolimskie 93
02-001
WARSAW
Poland

Poland > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

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.

Practice head(s):

Ludomir Biedecki; Jakub Lerner

Other key lawyers:

Radosław Biedecki; Mateusz Słodczyk

Testimonials

‘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

Key clients

Bauer Media Group

TAG Immobilien

Papierfabrik Adolf Jass

PreZero, part of Schwarz Group

HKM Beteiligungs GmbH

Aurelius Group

AFP (Aluflexpack Group)

Europoles Group

Deutsche Telekom

Cedrob

Graham

Poland > 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.

Practice head(s):

Radosław Biedecki; Paweł Żelich

Testimonials

‘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.’

Key clients

TAG Immobilien

European Parliament

Globe Trade Centre

Gates Corporation

Valeo Siemens eAutomotive

Mayer-Kuvert-network

Cedrob

Interprojekt Holding

Berger Bau

ABM Greiffenberger

Poland > 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.

Practice head(s):

Radosław Biedecki; Jaroslaw Karlikowski

Key clients

Finiata

Cimcool/Milacron

Transposafe Systems/Brady Corporation

HSM GmbH + Co.KG (Hermann Schwelling Maschinenbau)

Antenna Audio Limited

ae Group

Blackboard Inc.

CHEP/Brambles

Polska Press Group

ISS Facilities

Gates Corporation

Poland > 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.

Poland > 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.

Practice head(s):

Wojciech Wąsowicz

Key clients

Gain Capital

Davexlabs LLC

NN Investment Partners TFI

Berger Bau

ABM Greiffenberger

Allmiz / Allfood Lebensmittel Handels

EDS and T&T Holding AS (formerly AGR Subsea Ltd.)

Kuźnia Ostrów Wielkopolski

Stocznia Szczecińska Porta Holding

Antenna Audio Limited

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.

Department Name Email Telephone
Antitrust/Competition Radosław Biedecki radoslaw.biedecki@noerr.com +48 532 854 180
Banking & Finance Konrad Werner konrad.werner@noerr.com +48 662 161 196
Capital Markets Ludomir Biedecki ludomir.biedecki@noerr.com +48 502 628 294
Compliance and Investigations Anna Herman anna.herman@noerr.com +48 662 161 182
Construction Paweł Żelich pawel.zelich@noerr.com +48 604 225 796
Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions Jakub Lerner jakub.lerner@noerr.com +48 502 024 562
Employment and Pensions, Litigation Katarzyna Zwierz-Wilkocka katarzyna.zwierz-wilkocka@noerr.com +48 604 738 010
Employment and Pensions, Outsourcing Jarosław Karlikowski jaroslaw.karlikowski@noerr.com +48 532 854 176
IP, IT, E-commerce Anna Mirek anna.mirek@noerr.com +48 604 241 617
Life Sciences (incl. Healthcare, Pharma) Anna Mirek anna.mirek@noerr.com +48 604 241 617
Litigation, Arbitration and ADR Anna Herman anna.herman@noerr.com +48 662 161 182
Private equity and venture capital Jakub Lerner jakub.lerner@noerr.com +48 22 378 8512
Real Estate Radoslaw Biedecki radoslaw.biedecki@noerr.com +48 532 854 180
Number of lawyers : 520
at this office : 25
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Contact : Radoslaw Biedecki (office managing partner)
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