Crido Legal

Crido Legal provides tailor-made legal services for key clients in the real estate sector in Poland, including, i.a., advice on transactions, lease agreements, banking issues and corporate matters. Thanks to our close co-operation with Crido Taxand, we can support clients with not only all legal aspects of the project, but also the tax and financial issues as well. Crido Legal advises a wide range of clients from multinationals to private individuals. Being a member of the Taxand network enables us to conduct cross-border deals, which is highly appreciated when we assist our clients' with their transactional and corporate projects. Crido lawyers have advised on a number of key real transactions on the Polish market [please see the latest examples below] and prepared and amended over 1,000 lease agreements.
Name of company Crido Legal
Department head or senior representative in Poland, real estate Jakub Ziółek (Managing Partner), Krzysztof Marzyński (Partner)
Department head or senior representative profile RE practice is co-headed by Jakub Ziółek and Krzysztof Marzyński, both partners having over 12 years of experience. Jakub is a transactional lawyer supervising projects for RE clients (investment transactions, financing and corporate re-organizations). He is recognized by international ratings. Krzysztof has built up experience advising clients on various legal matters, including sales, acquisitions, leasing, management, financing and restructuring. Previously he worked for Dentons.
Short description of the company and team Crido Legal provides tailor-made legal services for key clients in the real estate sector in Poland, including, i.a., advice on transactions, lease agreements, banking issues and corporate matters. Thanks to our close co-operation with Crido Taxand, we can support clients with not only all legal aspects of the project, but also the tax and financial issues as well. Crido Legal advises a wide range of clients from multinationals to private individuals. Being a member of the Taxand network enables us to conduct cross-border deals, which is highly appreciated when we assist our clients' with their transactional and corporate projects. Crido lawyers have advised on a number of key real transactions on the Polish market [please see the latest examples below] and prepared and amended over 1,000 lease agreements.
Key current clients Crido Legal provides legal advisory services to key players within the real estate industry in Poland, including investment funds, banks, developers and tenants. Our list of clients is confidential and include, i.a.: Klepierre, Hines, HB Reavis Group, Plaza Centers, Atrium European Real Estate Management, Auchan, Carrefour, CBRE Global Investors, Hili Ventures, Prime Holdings, Unibail-Rodamco.
Participation in property sales and acquisitions between October 2016 and September 2017 The Crido Legal team has advised, i.a. to:
• French investor on the disposal of its two shopping malls in Poland
• Hungarian investment fund throughout the whole transaction regarding the acquisition of the “Suwałki Plaza” shopping mall
• French capital group on the acquisition of land in the heart of Warsaw
• US investment group on the acquisition of agricultural land being part of a warehouse investment
• Spanish developer on a transaction concerning the sale of office property located in Warsaw
Participation in development projects between October 2016 and September 2017 The Crido Legal team has participated in development projects and provided its services for:
• Developer seated in Cracow on the construction of three office buildings with the total area over 65,000 sq. m. Our services included preparing the general contractor agreement for the entire investment and negotiating the lease agreements.
• One of the main national league soccer clubs in Poland on developing a youth football academy in order to further establish its status in Poland and secure this for the years to follow. Crido Legal provides full and complex legal advisory services in respect to this project, including assistance with agreements related to the construction process.
Total value of the transactions on which your company adviced between October 2016 and September 2017 (IN EUR) 500M EUR (real estate investments); 850M EUR (real estate financing); 3,5 bn EUR (real estate corporate reorganisations).
Please say why you should be considered for the award We offer an extensive range of legal services, which combined with close cooperation with Crido Taxand, provides clients with unique service support for all of their legal and tax requirements. We are a rapidly expanding law firm providing tailor-made business-law solutions that are more cost-effective than larger firms and highly valued by our clients. In 2017 we were recommended by Legal500 (RE and Construction, Investment Funds, Banking & Finance and Private Clients). During the last year, our team has participated in numerous key projects, including the sale of 4 large shopping malls, the commercialization of office buildings and shopping malls. We advised on RE investment transactions worth over EUR 500M in total, participated in reorganization processes valued at EUR 3.5 bn. We provided our services related to bank financing for RE projects worth EUR 850M. We have introduced a foreign investor to the Polish market and currently provide RE advisory to 2 Ekstraklasa clubs.
Company website http://cridolegal.pl/
Name of company
Crido Legal
Department head or senior representative in Poland, real estate
Jakub Ziółek (Managing Partner), Krzysztof Marzyński (Partner)
Department head or senior representative profile
RE practice is co-headed by Jakub Ziółek and Krzysztof Marzyński, both partners having over 12 years of experience. Jakub is a transactional lawyer supervising projects for RE clients (investment transactions, financing and corporate re-organizations). He is recognized by international ratings. Krzysztof has built up experience advising clients on various legal matters, including sales, acquisitions, leasing, management, financing and restructuring. Previously he worked for Dentons.
Short description of the company and team
Crido Legal provides tailor-made legal services for key clients in the real estate sector in Poland, including, i.a., advice on transactions, lease agreements, banking issues and corporate matters. Thanks to our close co-operation with Crido Taxand, we can support clients with not only all legal aspects of the project, but also the tax and financial issues as well. Crido Legal advises a wide range of clients from multinationals to private individuals. Being a member of the Taxand network enables us to conduct cross-border deals, which is highly appreciated when we assist our clients' with their transactional and corporate projects. Crido lawyers have advised on a number of key real transactions on the Polish market [please see the latest examples below] and prepared and amended over 1,000 lease agreements.
Key current clients
Crido Legal provides legal advisory services to key players within the real estate industry in Poland, including investment funds, banks, developers and tenants. Our list of clients is confidential and include, i.a.: Klepierre, Hines, HB Reavis Group, Plaza Centers, Atrium European Real Estate Management, Auchan, Carrefour, CBRE Global Investors, Hili Ventures, Prime Holdings, Unibail-Rodamco.
Participation in property sales and acquisitions between October 2016 and September 2017
The Crido Legal team has advised, i.a. to:
• French investor on the disposal of its two shopping malls in Poland
• Hungarian investment fund throughout the whole transaction regarding the acquisition of the “Suwałki Plaza” shopping mall
• French capital group on the acquisition of land in the heart of Warsaw
• US investment group on the acquisition of agricultural land being part of a warehouse investment
• Spanish developer on a transaction concerning the sale of office property located in Warsaw
Participation in development projects between October 2016 and September 2017
The Crido Legal team has participated in development projects and provided its services for:
• Developer seated in Cracow on the construction of three office buildings with the total area over 65,000 sq. m. Our services included preparing the general contractor agreement for the entire investment and negotiating the lease agreements.
• One of the main national league soccer clubs in Poland on developing a youth football academy in order to further establish its status in Poland and secure this for the years to follow. Crido Legal provides full and complex legal advisory services in respect to this project, including assistance with agreements related to the construction process.
Total value of the transactions on which your company adviced between October 2016 and September 2017 (IN EUR)
500M EUR (real estate investments); 850M EUR (real estate financing); 3,5 bn EUR (real estate corporate reorganisations).
Please say why you should be considered for the award
We offer an extensive range of legal services, which combined with close cooperation with Crido Taxand, provides clients with unique service support for all of their legal and tax requirements. We are a rapidly expanding law firm providing tailor-made business-law solutions that are more cost-effective than larger firms and highly valued by our clients. In 2017 we were recommended by Legal500 (RE and Construction, Investment Funds, Banking & Finance and Private Clients). During the last year, our team has participated in numerous key projects, including the sale of 4 large shopping malls, the commercialization of office buildings and shopping malls. We advised on RE investment transactions worth over EUR 500M in total, participated in reorganization processes valued at EUR 3.5 bn. We provided our services related to bank financing for RE projects worth EUR 850M. We have introduced a foreign investor to the Polish market and currently provide RE advisory to 2 Ekstraklasa clubs.
Company website
http://cridolegal.pl/

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