Mr Damian Szczygielski > Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka

Work Department

Corporate and M&A Practice


Partner in Corporate and M&A Practice


  • Specialises in civil and commercial law, particularly advising both vendors and sellers on merger and acquisition transactions.
  • He advises on projects concerning corporate venture capital and take-overs on the private equity market, negotiating investment and joint-venture agreements.
  • He has extensive practical experience in due diligences and vendor due diligences of companies operating in various sectors (e.g. pharmaceutical, food, clothing, production), including as coordinator of the team of lawyers conducting the review.
  • He supports clients in corporate matters, including devising and selecting optimum operating form, structuring corporate governance principles and internal regulations, and developing company management and supervision models.
  • He has taken part in a number of restructuring projects in both domestic and international capital groups covering, e.g. consolidation, transformation, demerger and liquidation of business entities.


  • District Chamber of Advocates in Warsaw.
  • District International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA).

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Private client

Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka acts for private clients and successful private entrepreneurs, as well as their families and the companies they control, alongside family businesses, private organisations, and family trust funds. Its offering encompasses advice on day-to-day legal and tax issues, as well as support with forming and developing family businesses and related succession planning matters. The team is jointly led by Piotr Andrzejczak in Poznań, and Joanna Wierzejska and Marek Świątkowski in Warsaw. They are ably supported by Jakub WieszczeczyńskiDamian Szczygielski, and Grzegorz Sprawka, who was promoted to the partnership in July 2023.