Warsaw Mergers & Acquisitions

The Warsaw office team is widely recognized as one of the premier M&A practices in Poland. Our lawyers can draw on a wealth of experience representing acquirers, targets, investors, and financial advisors in numerous acquisitions of both public and private companies.

We advise on all aspects of M&A and other forms of business combinations and divestitures, including conducting complex due diligence investigations, assisting in negotiations, drafting documents and assessing potential tax issues. We restructure and consolidate subsidiaries and provide advice in connection with the public trading of securities. Our lawyers also participate in administrative proceedings and advise clients on regulatory approval processes for M&A transactions. We have performed the largest and most extensive legal due diligence exercises carried out to date in Poland.

Our services include:

  • asset and share purchases
  • mergers
  • joint ventures
  • leveraged buy-outs
  • private equity investments
  • restructuring and workouts
  • tender offers
  • spin-offs

Our services have been commissioned by companies from a wide range of sectors, including banking and finance, technology, consumer goods, construction, pension funds, insurance, agricultural, business services, chemical, energy, gas and fuel, food and beverages, medical and pharmaceutical, hotel, industrial, manufacturing, mass media and entertainment, military, mining, steel industry, real estate, retail, telecommunications, and transport.

In its Global & Regional M&A Report 2018, “MergerMarket” ranked Greenberg Traurig as the Number 1 law firm in Poland in terms of the value of M&A transactions in 2018. The aggregate value of the transactions on which we advised our clients amounted to USD 2.807 billion.