Corporate law. M&A, takeovers and restructurings

We offer our clients comprehensive legal advice in the field of corporate matters, rights of shareholders, and duties of management and supervisory boards, as well as other corporate bodies.

Our mission is the implementation of our clients’ business concepts – both those relating to the day-to-day operation of corporate entities, as well as those relating to changes in ownership or restructuring of those entities. Based on our comprehensive experience and specialized knowledge, we are constantly searching for solutions that best address our clients’ needs.

In M&A transactions, we make special efforts to guarantee the legal security of the transaction by identifying and controlling all potential risks, and ensuring the achievement of the Client’s objectives, as well as to conduct transactions in an efficient, economic and tax-wise manner.

When advising on restructuring processes, our primary objective is to select and implement, based on the specific circumstances of a given case, the best available legal institutions which will ensure the achievement of optimal environment for our clients’ business activities, taking into account, in particular, the profitability of the activity.

The scope of services offered within the Corporate law. M&A, takeovers and restructurings specialization

  1. On going legal advice on corporate matters, including:
    • establishment and liquidation of companies and partnerships;
    • drafting documents required for the functioning of companies and partnerships (articles of association, regulations, resolutions of statutory bodies, etc.);
    • representing our clients before the National Court Register;
    • legal services for shareholders’ meetings / general meetings;
    • representing shareholders at the shareholders’ meeting / general meeting;
    • drafting, negotiation and checking of contracts concluded within the framework of the business activity.
  2. M&A transactions (acting both on the buyer or the seller’s side), including:
    • development of the best transaction structure;
    • conducting comprehensive due diligence;
    • drafting, negotiation and checking transaction documentation;
    • supervision over the performance of post-transaction legal acts;
    • clients’ representation before public administration authorities (in particular the anti-monopoly authority – UOKiK) and courts.
      [For M&A of public companies – see the description of the specialization Capital markets.]
  3. Legal advice on restructuring, including:
    • Legal services concerning capital restructuring processes (in particular transformations, mergers or divisions of companies, contributing to companies – as contributions in kind – enterprises or their organized parts);
    • legal services concerning debt restructuring processes (in particular drafting and negotiation of agreements with creditors).

Our firm, within the framework of the Restructuring and Bankruptcy Law practice, also deals with representation of clients in the process of court restructuring.

Our Clients:

We are pleased to share the following clients have trusted us: