Dr Jakub Pitera > Taylor Wessing Poland > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Taylor Wessing Poland
UL MOKOTOWSKA 1
00-640 WARSAW
Poland

Work Department

Corporate/M&A & capital markets

Position

Jakub Pitera is a partner in the corporate/M&A & capital markets team and focuses on working with financial institutions. He has advised on many transactions concerning corporate restructuring of the largest Polish and international holdings. Jakub has expertise in M&A transactions, IPOs, trade in financial instruments and investment funds. A key area of his work is representing clients in the Polish Financial Supervision Authority and Polish Competition Authority, which often involve regulatory matters and mergers and acquisitions proceedings

Career

Jakub holds a PhD in law. For several years, Jakub was a lecturer at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Warsaw University, as well as supporting teaching methods in the Department of Law at the Leon Koźmiński Academy in Warsaw. Before joining Taylor Wessing as a partner in 2019, he worked as counsel and senior associate at K&L Gates Jamka sp.k.

Languages

Polish, English

Memberships

Warsaw Bar Association

Education

Law studies, University of Warsaw / The Kosciuszko Foundation Fellow, New York, USA, Research fellowship (visiting scholar), Columbus School of Law, Catholic University of America, Washington DC, USA / Admission to the Attorneys’ at Law District Board, Warsaw / Doctoral degree, Polish Academy of Sciences

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Taylor Wessing Poland‘s team combines corporate and capital markets knowledge to act for clients in a variety of sectors, although especially in the technology industry. The scope of its work includes advice on funding and investments, M&A, share deals and regulatory issues. Olav Nemling is an expert in hi-tech and life sciences acquisitions and business establishment in Poland. Andrzej Mikosz combines transactional expertise with knowledge of corporate governance. Clients note that Jakub Pitera‘s ‘devotion to the client’s case is clearly visible‘.