WARSAW – Sept. 16, 2019 – Lawyers from the Warsaw office of Greenberg Traurig, LLP advised Union Investment on the recent acquisition of the Holiday Inn Gdańsk – City Center hotel, located on the Motława bank of the historic Granary Island in Gdańsk.
The Greenberg Traurig team was led by Partner Radomił Charzyński and Local Partner Karol Brzoskowski, supported by Associate Samanta Wenda-Uszyńska.
“Making a positive contribution to the communities in which we operate is one of Greenberg Traurig’s values. We are proud that we could participate in the project, which resulted in the creation of a hotel that harmoniously combines a new urban concept with the revitalization of the historic buildings of Granary Island,” said Charzyński.
“We are also pleased with the trust that our clients place in us, returning to us with prestigious projects, consistent with our values,” added Brzoskowski.
“It is a great pleasure to watch our clients complete such remarkable projects and know that we can provide them the support they need,” underlined Jolanta Nowakowska-Zimoch, head of the Warsaw Real Estate Practice.
Holiday Inn Gdańsk – City Center is characterized by a modern facade consistent with the Granary Island development urban concept. In addition to 240 rooms, the hotel boasts a bar with city views, as well as five conference rooms.
The funds of Union Investment actively purchase and manage commercial real estate around the world, with a particular focus on the European market.
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Greenberg Traurig Grzesiak sp.k. was named the 2019 and 2018 Most Innovative Law Firm of the Year Award for Poland by International Financial Law Review (IFLR) and the 2017 Law Firm of the Year in Poland by Chambers and Partners. The Warsaw office of Greenberg Traurig, LLP provides legal services to clients in Central Europe and beyond and consists of approximately 100 lawyers. Team members are regularly recognized as leaders in numerous practice areas. Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, IFLR1000, and EMEA Legal 500 consistently rank them among the top tiers the areas of Corporate/M&A, Capital Markets, Real Estate, Private Equity, Tax, Banking and Finance, Project Finance, Energy, Dispute Resolution, and TMT.
About Greenberg Traurig's Real Estate Practice
Greenberg Traurig's Global Real Estate Practice is a cornerstone of the firm and recognized leader in the industry. The firm’s real estate attorneys deliver diversified and comprehensive legal solutions for property acquisition and investment, development, management and leasing, financing, restructuring, and disposition of all asset classes of real estate. The team draws upon the knowledge and experience of 400 real estate lawyers from around the world, serving clients from key markets in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and Latin America. The group’s clientele includes a broad range of property developers, lenders, investment managers, private equity funds, REITs, and private owners. The firm’s real estate team advises clients on a variety of matters across a broad spectrum of commercial, recreational, and residential real estate, including structured equity and debt and the hybrids.
Greenberg Traurig's real estate team in Warsaw consists of 40 top-rated specialists who cover a broad spectrum of core real estate and additional practices. The team offers clients an unparalleled level of legal experience and service in Poland and within Central Europe.
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