Karol Brzoskowski

Karol Brzoskowski

Local Partner

Karol Brzoskowski focuses on real estate and commercial law. He concentrates his practice on real estate transactions involving asset, enterprise or share deals of greenfield, office buildings, warehouses and shopping malls. He is also experienced in providing day-to-day legal assistance to clients regarding various issues related to real estate. He has advised a number of clients on both the sale and the purchase side.

Concentrations

  • Real estate sales and acquisitions
  • Commercial property development
  • Real estate finance

Competenze

Esperienze Professionali

  • Supervised and ran due diligence of real properties in connection with the acquisition of Żabka Polska S.A. by CVC Capital Partners.
  • Supervised and ran due diligence of real properties in connection with the Polish aspects of the disposal of CEE brewing assets to Asahi Group Holdings Ltd, with an aggregate transaction value of approx. EUR 7.3 billion.
  • Represented Skanska Property Poland on various acquisitions of real properties in Warsaw and Wrocław designated for the investment portfolio as well as on the development of office buildings.
  • Represented Bankia Habitat (the fourth largest bank in Spain) on a EUR 42 million sale of a commercial plot in the center of Warsaw to Echo Investment S.A.°
  • Advised a leading owner and manager of shopping centers in Eastern and Central Europe on a EUR 1 billion internal restructuring and transfer of real estate across Poland.
  • Advised a leading developer in Poland on a EUR 500 million internal restructuring and transfer of real estate across Poland.
  • Advised Unibail-Rodamco in connection with the development of a EUR 220 million shopping center in Wrocław.
  • Represented PPP Venture sp. z o.o. (part of the French group Bouygues), as the project company, on the tender for and the financing of the refurbishment of Jagiellonian University Collegium Medicum student dormitories in a PPP deal. This is the first PPP project in Poland involving a public university and also the first such venture in the public building sector.°
  • Represented Tristan Capital Partners on a EUR 174 million acquisition of a real estate portfolio consisting of five shopping malls located in Gliwice, Katowice, Kraków, Wrocław and Szczecin from Charter Hall Retail REIT.°
  • Represented Europejskie Centrum Inwestycyjne ECI S.A. on a EUR 138 million sale of New City, one of the highest quality office complexes in Warsaw, to Hines Global REIT, Inc.°
  • Represented Deka Immobilien on a EUR 94 million acquisition of Atrium 1, a green A class office building in the heart of Warsaw, from Skanska Property Poland.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Brzoskowski prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig Grzesiak sp.k.

Riconoscimenti e Premi

  • Team Member, Chambers USA Award for Excellence, Real Estate, 2017
  • Team Member, a Law360 "Real Estate Practice Group of the Year," 2015
  • Member, Bar Association of Warsaw, 2012 - present

Formazione

Formazione
  • Advocate, 2012
  • Diploma, English and European Union Law, Center for European Studies, Cambridge University, 2007
  • Master of Law, The University of Gdańsk, 2006
  • Diploma, Center for American Law Studies, Chicago-Kent College of Law, 2004
Abilitazioni
  • Poland
Lingue
  • Polish, Madrelingua
  • Inglese, Fluente
  • Spagnolo, Colloquiale