Ms Joanna Wierzejska > Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka
RONDO ONZ 1
00-124 WARSZAWA
Poland

Work Department

Tax Practice

Position

Partner and Co-Head of DZP’s Tax Practice, Joanna specialises in providing full-range tax services to clients in merger and acquisition transactions. She advises on effective tax structures for businesses, investments and transactions, on restructuring projects, privatisations, capital and tax group consolidations, and develops optimum tax structures for acquisitions and investment exit point. Joanna advises private equity funds on, for example, the structuring of acquisitions of companies listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange. She also advises entities in the energy sector, including renewable energy, handling the unbundling and consolidation of Polish energy groups.

Career

Joanna joined DZP in 2010.

Memberships

Member of the Polish Chamber of Tax Advisers.

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Private client

Piotr Andrzejczak, Joanna Wierzejska and Marek Swiatkowski jointly head the private client team at Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka. Andrzejczak is a company and M&A law expert, Wierzejska is skilled in handling tax advice and Swiatkowksi specialises in M&A, commercial contracts and transactions. The practice advises private entrepreneurs and their families on their legal and tax needs as well as succession planning and family trust fund matters. Core sectors of focus for the group include retail, production and pharmaceutical.

Poland > Tax

Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka‘s team stands out for its capabilities in advising on the tax aspects of M&A deals and restructuring, as well as its tax planning services for corporates and entrepreneurs. The group is regularly instructed in proceedings before the Polish tax authorities and administrative courts, and is also known for handling tax audits. The highly regarded Joanna Wierzejska is a tax structuring and transactions expert and jointly heads the department with ‘top professionalArtur Nowak, a tax disputes specialist. Jan Czerwiński is noted for his expertise in VAT and excise duty and often handles tax litigation.