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Poland > Capital markets Tier 1

In 2021, GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k.  saw Jarosław Grzesiak retire from private practice, while Karolina Dunin-Wilczyńska moved to an in-house position at People Can Fly. Notwithstanding the departures, the team continues to excel in the equity capital markets space and it also has strong debt capital market capabilities, with it advising on bond issuances. Paweł Piotrowski is ‘an exceptional team leader, fine negotiator and solution seeker‘. He works with Rafał Sieński, who has substantial experience of public offerings of equity and debt securities in Poland and internationally. Finance lawyer Andrzej Wysokinski  is a key name for debt transactions, as is Aleksander Janiszewski.

Practice head(s):

Paweł Piotrowski; Rafał Sieński

Other key lawyers:

Andrzej Wysokiński; Aleksander Janiszewski; Łukasz Pawlak; Daniel Kaczorowski

Testimonials

‘The quality of Greenberg’s partners and associates, their knowledge regarding local market in legal environment changing in high speed are reasons for treating them as the unique company. Due to their knowledge, they are involved in almost all transactions on Polish capital market. They were prepared to work under Covid regime without any delay. They used new technology and it allowed them to help clients in difficult times.’

‘They are focused on clients’ needs and solving any issues.’

‘GT has a very experienced and business-oriented ECM team. The team is careful, knows the law, knows the regulators and market practice. The team is fully dedicated, very well organized with work spread among different team members in terms of their seniority. The access to partners is very easy if needed. I feel safe working with them.’

‘Very experienced team under good management.’

‘Top-notch choice for capital markets legal advice in Poland. Highly experienced team, dedicated to assist clients in every situation, focused at understanding the needs and finding the best solutions.’

‘Paweł Piotrowski is an exceptional team leader, fine negotiator and solution seeker. Working with Paweł gives comfort even in the most difficult moments of the transaction cycle.’

Key clients

Goldman Sachs International

Wood & Co.

Morgan Stanley

BNP Paribas

ONDE

Benefit Systems

Cyfrowy Polsat

CCC

Wing Group

PCF Group

BofA Securities

Citi

UBS Limited

mBank

Erste Group Bank AG

Trigon Dom Maklerski

Jefferies International Limited

Work highlights

  • Acted as Polish legal counsel to the investment banks in the initial public offering of shares in Allegro.eu (“Allegro”) and the admission of Allegro shares to listing on the Warsaw Stock Exchange. The value of the shares sold in the IPO amounted to PLN 9.2 billion (PLN 10.6 billion including the over-allotment shares) and is the largest IPO in Poland’s history.
  • Advised ONDE S.A. on the initial public offering of shares in ONDE and their admission to trading on the regulated market operated by the Warsaw Stock Exchange. ONDE is a leading infrastructure contractor for the renewable energy sector, in particular wind and solar PV farms in Poland.
  • Advised PCF Group S.A. on the initial public offering of shares in PCF Group and their admission to trading on the regulated market operated by the Warsaw Stock Exchange. PCF Group runs the People Can Fly studio, which is one of the three most experienced Polish game developers in the AAA segment.

Poland > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 1

At GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k., former practice head Jarosław Grzesiak left the firm in 2021 to take up a board position at Polsat. Notwithstanding this development, the firm still remains a heavyweight name in the Polish legal market and its team continues to stand out in major transactions in Poland and further afield across the CEE region. Lejb Fogelman now co-chairs the team with Rafał Baranowski, who has a strong track-record in domestic and cross-border M&A and private equity deals. Stephen Horvath is a well-established specialist in regional acquisitions. Łukasz Pawlak and Michał Bobrzyński are considered by clients to be ‘true specialists in their field‘.

Practice head(s):

Lejb Fogelman; Rafał Baranowski

Testimonials

‘Commitment and in-depth problem analysis go hand in hand with efficient and professional customer service. This is complemented by a truly high level of expertise.’

‘ Łukasz Pawlak and Michał Bobrzyński are true specialists in their field. Impressive knowledge goes hand in hand with professionalism.’

‘This is a truly global team that works as one.’

Key clients

Cyfrowy Polsat Group

CVC Capital Partners

Allianz

Innova Capital

CCC Group

Abris Capital Partners

Agora

Oanda Global Corporation

Partners Group

WING Group

Madison International Realty

GLP

Adecco Group

Work highlights

  • Advising Allianz S.E. in connection with the ongoing purchase of the Polish life and non-life insurance operations, as well as pension and asset management business, from Aviva and acquisition of 51% stakes in Aviva’s life and non-life bancassurance joint ventures with Santander. The value of the transaction exceeds €2.5bn.
  • Advised Cyfrowy Polsat S.A. and Polkomtel sp. z o.o. (“Polsat Group”) on the sale of a 99.99% stake in Polkomtel Infrastruktura sp. z o.o., a subsidiary of Polsat Group, with Cellnex Poland sp. z o.o., a subsidiary of Cellnex Telecom S.A., Europe’s leading operator of telecommunications infrastructure. The value of the transaction exceeds PLN 7.1 billion.
  • Advising the CCC Group in connection with a pre-IPO M&A transaction that will result in two new minority investors becoming shareholders of eobuwie.pl S.A. – the leader in the e commerce footwear market in Central and Eastern Europe.  Negotiations were successfully concluded with the two selected investors – Cyfrowy Polsat S.A. and A&R Investments Limited, one of the shareholders of InPost S.A. The total value of the pre-IPO transaction amounts to PLN 1 billion.

Poland > Private equity Tier 1

GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k. is known for prestige private equity transactions; in 2021 it advised Cinven, Permira and Mid Europa Partners on their exit from Allegro, leading to one of the year’s most notable IPOs. In addition to private equity, the firm has built an impressive venture capital offering, led by Aleksander Janiszewski, handling equity rounds and convertible debt matters. Lejb Fogelman heads the group. Stephen Horvath  is another transactional veteran with cross-border investment and exit experience. Jarosław Grzesiak left the firm.

Practice head(s):

Lejb Fogelman

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Testimonials

‘This is a truly global team that works as one. We have recently had a few cases that required work with multiple countries and we always had a feeling like we’d be working with one team in one office. Moreover, there is the same top quality of people regardless of the location.’

‘Aleksander Janiszewski is an absolute star performer – knowledgeable, friendly, committed – real pleasure to work with!’

Key clients

CVC Capital Partners

Innova Capital

Abris Capital Partners

Oanda Global

Partners Group

GLP

Blackstone

Mid Europa Partners

Penta Investments

Agora

Work highlights

  • Acted as legal counsel to the investment banks in the initial public offering of shares in Allegro.eu (“Allegro”) and the admission of Allegro shares to listing on the Warsaw Stock Exchange.
  • Advised Innova Capital on the acquisition of a majority stake in Bielenda Kosmetyki Naturalne from its current owners (Bielenda Family).
  • Advised OANDA Global Corporation, a CVC Capital Partners portfolio company, on the acquisition of Dom Maklerski TMS Brokers S.A.

Poland > Real estate Tier 1

Project financing expert Jolanta Nowakowska-Zimoch leads the team at GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k., which is adept at advising on cross-border transactions, landlord and tenant, acquisitions, dispute resolution and development matters. The practice is aided by the firm’s International presence, and its client portfolio includes international institutional investors, developers, financial institutions, pension funds, construction companies and municipalities. Transactional lawyer Agnieszka Stankiewicz, German-qualified Radomił Charzyński  and Kamil Majewski, who was recently promoted to local partner, are also key names. Transactional lawyer Maciej Jodkowski is the latest addition to the team, joining with senior associates Karol Lewandowski and Karolina Tulwin from Dentons in late 2021. Agata Jurek-Zbrojska left the firm in early 2022.

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Testimonials

‘GT real estate practice is very dedicated to the instruction and always available. They approach issues with diligence and present clear explanations. They are very detailed, however, at the same time they have solutions focus approach.’

‘The real estate lawyers I have worked with consistently deliver accurate, concise and high quality service. The scope of the team’s knowledge, effectiveness and depth of expertise and marked knowledge makes them an excellent resource. The lawyers are specialized in different areas of real estate, which allows the team to provide comprehensive transaction advice and address even very specific legal issues in a timely manner. In addition, they closely cooperate with other GT practices, such as M&A or banking & finance, a crucial aspect in more complex transactions.’

‘Radomił Charzyński is one of top real estate legal professionals on the local market, experienced in managing legal teams on complex transactions, very business-oriented and able to handle the most complex legal issues and transaction structures.’

Key clients

Partners Group

Madison International Realty

Hines

Marvipol Development

CA Immo

Torus

Indotek

Tritax

Dekpol Deweloper

Work highlights

  • Advised Partners Group on the signing of purchase agreements regarding the acquisition of selected real estate assets of the Kraków-based BUMA Group.
  • Advised Hines Pan-European Core Fund on a transaction involving the acquisition of a mezzanine warehouse facility in Wrocław from GLL Real Estate Partners.
  • Advised Madison International Realty on a transaction involving acquisition of shares in Cavatina Office sp. z o.o., the owner of the Chmielna 89 office building in Warsaw, from Cavatina Holding S.A., entry into a joint venture agreement with Cavatina Holding S.A. and the refinancing of the existing bank debt of Cavatina Office sp. z o.o.

Poland > Banking and finance Tier 2

GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k.‘s department handles the gamut of banking and finance transactions, including acquisition finance and real estate finance deals, as well as bridging loans and mezzanine finance transactions. The team also has a strong financial structuring practice, and corporate and regulatory banking issues are another area where the firm stands out. The group. which is led by Andrzej Wysokiński, includes Aleksander Janiszewski, who is qualified in New York, England & Wales and Poland. Łukasz Pawlak is the name to note for banking regulatory work. Paulina Kimla-Kaczorowska, who was made up to local partner in January 2022, is building a solid reputation for corporate financing.

Practice head(s):

Andrzej Wysokiński

Other key lawyers:

Lejb Fogelman; Aleksander Janiszewski; Łukasz Pawlak; Agnieszka Stankiewicz; Michał Bobrzyński; Paulina Kimla-Kaczorowska

Testimonials

‘Very good for sponsor-side work. Good understanding of the business of their clients, strong backing of their clients’ interests but commercial approach.’

‘Andrzej Wysokiński – tough negotiator but commercial and very good lawyer. Paulina Kimla – highly professional, good quality lawyer. Aleksander Janiszewski – commercial, reasonable but tough negotiator.’

Key clients

Tele-Fonika Kable S.A.

Hines Pan-European Core Fund

CA Immobilien Anlagen AG

Metropol Group

Innova Capital

Indotek

Madison International Realty

Goldman Sachs

CCC

CIECH

Work highlights

  • Advised Ciech S.A. on a refinancing transaction. Ciech S.A. refinanced its existing financial indebtedness.
  • Advised CCC Group in connection with a new financing.
  • Avised CCC S.A. in connection with matters relating to the existing bonds financing.

Poland > Competition/antitrust Tier 2

Greenberg Traurig Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokinski Sp. k provides advice across a variety of areas, including competition and antitrust matters as well as merger control and representing clients in court proceedings. Robert Gago leads the department and combines his expertise in competition with a focus on consumer protection; he is adept at representing clients in proceedings before the European Commission and the President of the Office for Competition and Consumer Protection. Ewa Tabor-Maciejewska left the firm.

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Testimonials

‘Greenberg Traurig’s attorneys are passionate about their client’s cases. They like to engage with their clients, embrace their business aims and discuss their future projects. They plan ahead for maximum commercial benefit.’

‘The way of preparing comments for the management team on the contracts under review gave the opportunity to focus on important things, This is is very important in the case of large projects. Comments were made verbally or in writing outside the contract text, which greatly facilitated risk management’

‘Fantastic, reputable team; excellent communication skills mirrored with stellar market experience. Engaged in high profile cases, the team is also hard to beat when it comes to day-to-day, and ad hoc advice. On top, agile negotiators with strong common sense.’

‘The GT team, in particular Robert Gago, is very committed and thoroughly acquainted with the company’s activities, becoming a partner in the entrusted task. With his support, you feel that he is part of the team and not an external advisor.’

‘Robert Gago believes in working closely with clients to build successful relations. He has flawless unfair competition law knowledge and extensive experience.’

‘Robert Gago, market veteran. Exceptional strategy building skills accompanied by business acumen. In terms of legal advice, one of the best on the market. The very first point of contact, regardless of the matter. He always offers pragmatic solutions. Trusted counsel; the one you want to take with you when you change places.’

‘Robert Gago is a skilful individual who knows how to combine legal, market and practical knowledge. We trust him a lot because not only he understands his job, but also can adequately put it into the business context.’

Key clients

Allianz SE

Cyfrowy Polsat S.A.

Polkomtel sp. z o.o.

Agora S.A.

Black Red White S.A.

Partners Group

Innova Capital

CCC Group

Reino Capital S.A.

Work highlights

  • Advising Allianz S.E. in connection with the merger proceedings before the European Commission relating to the purchase of the Polish life and non-life insurance operations, as well as pension and asset management business, from Aviva and acquisition of 51% stakes in Aviva’s life and non-life bancassurance joint ventures with Santander.
  • Assisted Cyfrowy Polsat S.A. and Polkomtel sp. z o.o. on the merger control proceedings related to a conditional sale agreement concerning a 99.99% stake in Polkomtel Infrastruktura sp. z o.o., a subsidiary of Polsat Group, with Cellnex Poland sp. z o.o., a subsidiary of Cellnex Telecom S.A.
  • Representing Agora S.A. in an appeal against the January 7, 2021 decision of the OCCP President, prohibiting Agora from taking control over Eurozet Sp. z o.o.

Poland > Dispute resolution Tier 2

GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k.‘s litigation and arbitration department is very much a part of the firm’s global offering, enabling the team to handle and coordinate cross-border disputes in Europe and the US. The group is also able to utilise the Warsaw office’s expertise in M&A, real estate, private equity, labour law and tax, giving it the edge in a wide range of cases. Paweł Pietkeiwicz heads the group and often acts as an arbitrator in the Lewiatan court of arbitration and the ICC in Paris. Andrzej Wysokiński focuses on commercial and securities litigation; Robert Lis handles corporate and IP cases; while counsel Antoni Libiszowski is a specialist in bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings.

Practice head(s):

Paweł Pietkiewicz

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘The firm has a very good capacity to work in a transnational complex environment.’

Key clients

Bank Pekao S.A.

PZU S.A.

Rockcastle Global Real Estate Holdings B.V.

Spinnaker Capital Limited

Stocznia Cesarska Development Sp. z o.o.

Imperial Tobacco Polska S.A.

CI Games S.A.

Empik sp. z o.o.

Invesco Ltd.

White Stone

Logicor

Delta Capital

Soho Development

Work highlights

  • Representing Bank Pekao in a series of court proceedings against both the General Director for National Roads and Motorways (GDDKiA) and a former consortium (PBG, SIAC, Hydrobudowa and Aprivia) created to construct the A-4 motorway in Poland.
  • Representing PZU in proceedings related to the claims of minority shareholders – Manchester Securities Ltd. and Wspólna Reprezentacja S.A. – in connection with the 2007 and 2012 shareholders AGM resolutions relating to compensation for the alleged non-payment of a dividend in 2007.
  • Defending NEPI Rockcastle real estate group companies against a claim of over EUR 30 million brought by companies belonging to Fonciere Euris S.A. and Mayland Real Estate in the aftermath of the termination of a transaction to acquire two existing shopping centres in Kraków and jointly develop the largest shopping mall in Southern Poland.

Poland > Employment Tier 2

The ‘effective and comprehensive‘ employment team at GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k. has particular expertise in advising on the employment due diligence investigations in M&A transactions. Anna Halas-Krawczyk leads the team, combining ‘broad transactional experience with employment expertise‘, and was recently promoted to partner in July 2021. Her practice focuses on employment restructuring, mass redundancies and creating incentive schemes for senior employees; she is supported by the ‘highly skilledNatalia Wołkowycka who also recently received a promotion, moving up to senior associate in June 2021.

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Testimonials

‘Greenberg Traurig’s employment practice is the best in the class team combining good understating of transactional aspects and management themes involved in MBIs/MBOs and private equity. The transactional team and employment practice team work together and deliver a combined product without the client’s need to coordinate streams. It saves time during intense projects and gives comfort that all conjoint issues are properly addressed.’

‘The team combines top legal expertise and understanding of the client business needs and in particular the economics of the processes they are involved in. What differentiates them from other lawyers is their business approach and responsiveness. Rather than providing legal analysis with pros and cons for the client to decide (which is common for other law firms), they always look for the most practical options and come up with clear recommendations.

‘The employmepnt team of Greenberg Trauris is capable to provide effective and comprehensive assistance on most complex and complicated cases. They have profound experience and knowledge of court precedences. An additional value of the team is their ability to assess the case from practical and human point of view, helping the client to take decisions whether taing legal measures is the preferred option.’

‘I have been working with Anna Halas-Krawczyk at Greenberg Traurig for quite few years on various matters connected with formalization of management and implementation of various incentive schemes in our deals. She combines a broad transaction experience with employment expertise which is unique in the market and what is especially important for us, while we are in the private equity industry. She is very creative lawyer and has a strong problem solving skill while she stays flexible and actually listens to client’s needs.’

‘Anna Halas-Krawczyk has a a strong M&A background and therefore is the first choice for complex management incentive schemes, particularly for private equity and venture capital funds. She understands the needs and expectations of both the management and the shareholders and is with very practical in her approach. I highly value her deep knowledge of the market and her negotiation skills allowing to reach the best results for the client.’

‘Ms. Anna Halas-Krawczyk is one of the best experts in the employment law we have came across. She will provide the client with the certainty as to the best possible solution. Ms. Natalia Wolkowycka should also be praised as a highly skilled young lawyer.’

Key clients

Allianz

Citibank

Generali

CVC Capital Partners

Abris Capital Partners

Innova Capital

OTB Ventures

Grass Valley Group

Epic Games

Techland S.A.

PCF Group S.A.

Echo Investments S.A.

Sage sp. z o.o.

Omada

CEDC International

Chipita Poland

Global Savings Group

Lee Hecht Harrison LLC

Madison Capital

Multy Home

Murapol S.A.

PKP Energetyka S.A.

Porsche Inter Auto Polska

TurnKey Lender

Very Good Ventures

WING Group

Żabka Polska sp. z o.o.

PEKAES sp. z o.o.

Polsat Group

Work highlights

  • Advising Grass Valley on the establishment of a software development center in Poland.
  • Advised PEKAES in negotiations of the terms of their engagement including their management contracts, motivation schemes as well as the corporate governance rules with the new owner of GEODIS in relation to private equity fund Innova/5 in the exit and sale of shares in Pekaes sp. z o.o. to GEODIS S.A.
  • Advised Allianz SE on all the employment aspects of relating to the acquisition of Polish Aviva Group operations in Poland such as in particular the review of the internal employment and remuneration rules of Aviva, the separation of the internal motivation systems based on Aviva equity instruments from Aviva Group and the assessment of the overall Aviva’s employment regulations in the light of Allianz corporate standards.

Poland > White-collar crime Tier 2

GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k.s white-collar crime department sits within the firm’s global practice, and is equipped to handle criminal and regulatory matters as well as investigations. The team advises clients on local anti-corruption laws in addition to representing and defending foreign investors in criminal proceedings. Paweł Pietkeiwicz is head of the litigation and arbitration department, with support from key counsel Antoni Libiszowski.

Practice head(s):

Paweł Pietkiewicz

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Excellent work in a transnational investigation involving three countries.’

‘Paweł Pietkiewicz is highly committed.’

Key clients

CEDC International sp. z o.o.

Assa Abbloy Mercor Doors sp. z o.o.

Work highlights

  • Represented an individual in criminal proceedings in which he was detained and his home and law firm were searched by the prosecutor.
  • Representing CEDC International in a court action to set aside and resist enforcement of the UNCITRAL arbitration award granted in a case concerning an M&A in the context of an alleged fraudulent carousel VAT scheme.
  • Representing Assa Abbloy Mercor Doors in various civil and criminal proceedings against former employees of its subsidiary in Poland for acts of unfair competition.

Poland > Restructuring and insolvency Tier 3

GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k.‘s multidisciplinary practice draws upon the firm’s strengths in banking and finance, real estate, M&A, litigation and tax to advise lenders and borrowers on all aspects of restructurings and insolvencies. The team advises on matters such as initial crisis management, court applications and subsequent workouts. It also assists distressed companies with setting up recovery plans. Finance expert Andrzej Wysokiński is the head of the restructuring and insolvency department. Aleksander Janiszewski is admitted to practice in New York, England and Wales, and Poland.

Practice head(s):

Andrzej Wysokiński

Other key lawyers:

Michał Bobrzyński; Aleksander Janiszewski 

Key clients

Bank Pekao S.A.

Logicor/Inverkip

Work highlights

  • Advising Bank Pekao S.A. on various matters relating to the restructuring proceedings of PBG.
  • Advising Bank Pekao S.A. on various matters relating to the bankruptcy proceedings of Hydrobudowa.
  • Representing Logicor and its affiliate Inverkip as landlord in various matters relating to the restructuring proceedings of a Polish bread manufacturing company Nowakowski Piekarnie.

Poland > Tax Tier 3

Areas of expertise for the team at GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k. include transactional tax advisory work, corporate restructurings, tax planning, capital markets tax and tax controversies. Due to the firm’s sector specialism, the team is particularly well versed in real estate taxation. Lawyer and qualified tax advisor Marek Kozaczuk heads the department, which includes corporate tax expert Tomasz Kacymirow. Maciej Kacymirow is also highlighted.

Practice head(s):

Marek Kozaczuk

Key clients

Allianz S.E.

Agora S.A.

Innova Capital

Exeter Property Group

GLP

Metropol Group

PCF Group S.A.

Ciech S.A.

Work highlights

  • Advised Allianz on the Polish tax aspects of the acquisition of the Polish life and non-life insurance operations from Aviva and acquisition of a 51% stake in Aviva’s life and non-life bancassurance joint ventures with Santander.
  • Advised Agora on tax issues related to the acquisition of a 40% stake in Eurozet.
  • Advised private equity fund Innova/6 on tax aspects of the acquisition of a majority stake in STX Next.

Poland > TMT Tier 4

Michał Fereniec is head of the TMT practice at GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k. and is supported by Michał Bobrzyński. The team’s offering spans e-commerce, licensing, new technology solutions, IT implementation and system integration, outsourcing, software and hardware manufacturing and distribution, and telecommunications services. Additionally, the practice handles fintech mandates, regulatory TMT matters and technology venture capital.

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Key clients

Polsat Group

Agora S.A.

Polkomtel sp. z o.o.

Cyfrowy Polsat

Ekstraklasa Live Park Sp.z o.o.

Ekstraklasa S.A.

OTB Ventures

Innova Capital

OANDA Global Corporation

BetFan

PCF Group S.A.

Work highlights

  • Advised Cyfrowy Polsat and Polkomtel on the sale agreement concerning a 99.99% stake in Polkomtel Infrastruktura, a subsidiary of Polsat Group, with Cellnex Poland.
  • Advised Ekstraklasa on the settlements with TV broadcasters CANAL + and TVP, as well as on the sale of media rights relating to the Polish premier football league, to these broadcasters for the 2021/2022 and 2022/2023 seasons.

The firm:Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2300 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. GT has been recognized for its philanthropic giving, diversity, and innovation, and is consistently among the largest firms in the U.S. on the Law360 400 and among the Top 20 on the Am Law Global 100. The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 4.0 Plus Certified. Web: www.gtlaw.com

GT in Poland: Greenberg Traurig Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k. offers a broad range of legal services in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, real estate, private equity, project finance, tax, litigation, arbitration and bankruptcy proceedings, competition and antitrust, asset securitisation, privatisations, and financial restructurings, as well as labour law and intellectual property. The Warsaw office is operated by Greenberg Traurig Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k., an affiliate of Greenberg Traurig, P.A., and Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

Areas of practice:  With a team comprising 102 lawyers, Greenberg Traurig’s Warsaw office offers a broad range of capabilities. Its Polish practice provides legal services in mergers and acquisitions, privatisations, capital markets, real estate, private equity, tax, asset securitisation, financial restructurings, litigation, arbitration and bankruptcy proceedings, TMT as well as project finance structures.

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