Ben Davey > WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr
PLAC STANISLAWA MALACHOWSKIEGO 2
00-066 WARSAW
Poland

Work Department

Mergers & Acquisitions

Position

Partner, international counsel

Career

Ben specialises in M&A and has particularly strong expertise in transactions involving investments or disposals by institutional investors such as private equity funds, infrastructure funds and other alternative assets funds. Prior to joining WKB, he was a partner at the leading Australian law firm Freehills (now merged with Herbert Smith), and has substantial experience in a range of international transactions, having acted for some of Australia’s most active and prominent investors with international investment programmes. He participates in many of the firm’s cross-border deals and is a keen participant in activities of the private equity and venture capital investment communities.

Languages

English

Education

Ben graduated from the Australian National University in Canberra.

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr is instructed in complex M&A deals that often have a cross-border dimension. The team is able to draw on the expertise of practitioners in ancillary areas on a regular basis, such as finance, competition, labour law, tax and IP. The ‘very responsive and flexible‘ Jakub Jedrzejak is an expert in cross-border M&A. He jointly leads the department with distressed M&A and restructuring specialist Andrzej Wierciński, as well as company law and corporate governance expert Anna Wojciechowska. Ben Davey, who is qualified in Australia, is a name to note for cross-border investment deals. Counsel Krzysztof Wawrzyniak is increasingly making a name for himself in the energy space.