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Greenberg Traurig bolsters its Capital Markets Practice with new Local Partner Mateusz Zaleński

WARSAW, October 4, 2021Advocate Mateusz Zaleński has joined Greenberg Traurig as a Warsaw Office Local Partner.

Local Partner Mateusz Zaleński specializes in securities law, mergers and acquisitions and capital market transactions. He advises on primary and secondary public offerings, issues of debt securities and public-to-private transactions. He has worked for investment banks and multinational corporations, as well as private equity and venture capital funds.

"I would like to welcome Mateusz home. We know each other well and his presence as a new Local Partner at Greenberg Traurig will certainly contribute to further strengthening the positions of our Capital Markets and M&A practice areas as leaders in these categories. This is what our commitment to excellence is about”, said Senior Partner Lejb Fogelman.

“Mateusz has all the skills to achieve great success as our new Local Partner. This move is also in line with our strategy – betting on young up-and-coming top market performers, who have already proven themselves and are ready to provide clients with comprehensive legal advice at the highest level. It will empower our great Capital Markets Team”, added Jolanta Nowakowska‑Zimoch, Managing Partner of Greenberg Traurig in Poland.

Mateusz Zaleński, a Greenberg Traurig alumni, recently was associated with another international law firm. In addition to being a qualified Advocate admitted to practice in Poland, Mateusz Zaleński earned an LL.M. degree from Harvard Law School and graduated from the University of Warsaw as well as SGH Warsaw School of Economics.

Greenberg Traurig is recognized as a longstanding leader in Poland with respect to Capital Markets and M&A. Both practice areas have been consistently ranked at the very top by leading international directories: Band 1 by Chambers Global, Chambers Europe and the Legal 500, as well as Tier 1 by the IFLR 1000.

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Greenberg Traurig, LLP is an international, multi-practice law firm with approximately 2300 attorneys serving clients from 40 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.

GREENBERG TRAURIG Nowakowska-Zimoch Wysokiński sp.k. was named the 2021 Poland Firm of the Year award at the highly esteemed Euromoney Legal Media Group “Women in Business Law Awards 2021 Europe” and the 2021, 2019, 2018 Law Firm of the Year in Poland by International Financial Law Review (IFLR). 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. For more information, please visit