Clifford Chance, Janicka, Krużewski, Namiotkiewicz i Wspólnicy spółka komandytowa

Our Warsaw Real Estate team is experienced in all aspects of real estate activity, assisting the real estate industry's leading players with all their real estate needs, from the initial acquisition, development, leasing, joint venturing and financing through to the final exit, as well as tax structuring, corporate outsourcing, planning, environment and litigation.
Our practice and many of our lawyers are annually valued by leading legal directories, including Chambers & Partners and Legal 500, reflecting our ability to advise on the largest and most complex or multi-jurisdictional real estate transactions and disputes.
Our Real Estate & Construction Department in Poland comprises 14 lawyers, including:
1 Partner, 5 Counsels (equivalent of local partner), 4 established or up-and-coming Senior Associates and 4 Associates.
Name of company Clifford Chance, Janicka, Krużewski, Namiotkiewicz i Wspólnicy spółka komandytowa
Department head or senior representative in Poland, real estate Daniel Kopania, partner, head of the Warsaw Real Estate & Construction Department
Department head or senior representative profile Daniel Kopania – partner since 2010 – heads the Warsaw Real Estate & Construction Department. Daniel specialises in real estate, construction and infrastructure, advising institutional investors, owners, funders, contractors and professional consultants.
He has a wide range of expertise in retail, office, warehouse, residential, mixed-use, energy, industrial plant as well as PPP and infrastructure projects. Daniel also has unique expertise in negotiating construction contracts.
Short description of the company and team Our Warsaw Real Estate team is experienced in all aspects of real estate activity, assisting the real estate industry's leading players with all their real estate needs, from the initial acquisition, development, leasing, joint venturing and financing through to the final exit, as well as tax structuring, corporate outsourcing, planning, environment and litigation.
Our practice and many of our lawyers are annually valued by leading legal directories, including Chambers & Partners and Legal 500, reflecting our ability to advise on the largest and most complex or multi-jurisdictional real estate transactions and disputes.
Our Real Estate & Construction Department in Poland comprises 14 lawyers, including:
1 Partner, 5 Counsels (equivalent of local partner), 4 established or up-and-coming Senior Associates and 4 Associates.
Key current clients • AEW Europe
• Atrium (Aerium)
• Blackstone
• Capital Park
• Carrefour
• CB Richard Ellis Group
• Commerzbank
• Credit Agricole
• EPF (Kwasa)
• Hillwood
• Hines
• Kulczyk Holding S.A.
• mBank Hipoteczny
• Neinver
• Prologis
• Resolution Property
Participation in property sales and acquisitions between October 2017 and September 2018 Advised or advising:
• Blackstone on the acquisition of the Polish portfolio constituting part of a portfolio of 24 logistics centres from Goodman. It was one of the largest European real estate transactions of 2017;
• CBRE Global Investors on the sale of its CEE retail portfolio for over EUR 600 million. It was one of the largest real estate deals in the region in 2017;
• CBRE Global Investors on the sale of Wars Sawa Junior Shopping Centre in Warsaw to Atrium Real Estate for over EUR 300 million;
• Hillwood on the acquisition and development of a built-to-suit logistics project for a leading European e-commerce operator;
• Kulczyk Holdings on the disposal of Warta Tower to Globalworth Poland;
• Prologis on the acquisition of a large area of development land in central Poland;
• Hillwood on the acquisition and development of a built-to-suit logistics project for BMW and further financing;
• EPF (Kwasa) on the acquisition of Gdański Business Center C & D buildings from HB Reavis.
Participation in development projects between October 2017 and September 2018 Advised or advising:
• Capital Park (a company listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange, with Patron Capital being the major shareholder) on the ArtN office-retail scheme in the centre of Warsaw (including redevelopment of the former Norblin factory);
• Golub GetHouse on the construction of Mennica Legacy Towers in Warsaw, a class "A" office development in the centre of Warsaw;
• Polskie LNG S.A. on an approx. EUR 700 million project aimed at developing the first LNG Terminal in Świnoujście, which will enable the off-take of natural gas in order to increase the energy security of Poland.
Total value of the transactions on which your company adviced between October 2017 and September 2018 (IN EUR) c. EUR 2,000,000,000
Please say why you should be considered for the award We feel that we deserve to be nominated for the award for 'Law Firm of the Year' at the Eurobuild Awards 2018 in light of the complexity, volume and value of the transactions our Warsaw-based practice has advised on over the past 12 months as well as those on which we are currently engaged.
We work on some of the largest transactions on the market, with a smaller team than our main competitors, yet very efficient. Our clients appreciate the commitment of senior lawyers at all stages of a transaction. Our significant track record combined with industry knowledge, our dedication to sector focus and commercial advice set us apart from our competitors. Acting for the real estate industry's leading players, we advise on the full range of real estate-related transactions. With an integrated network of leading individuals, we have the commitment, resources and know-how to get our clients' deals done, whatever and wherever they are.
Company website www.cliffordchance.com
Name of company
Clifford Chance, Janicka, Krużewski, Namiotkiewicz i Wspólnicy spółka komandytowa
Department head or senior representative in Poland, real estate
Daniel Kopania, partner, head of the Warsaw Real Estate & Construction Department
Department head or senior representative profile
Daniel Kopania – partner since 2010 – heads the Warsaw Real Estate & Construction Department. Daniel specialises in real estate, construction and infrastructure, advising institutional investors, owners, funders, contractors and professional consultants.
He has a wide range of expertise in retail, office, warehouse, residential, mixed-use, energy, industrial plant as well as PPP and infrastructure projects. Daniel also has unique expertise in negotiating construction contracts.
Short description of the company and team
Our Warsaw Real Estate team is experienced in all aspects of real estate activity, assisting the real estate industry's leading players with all their real estate needs, from the initial acquisition, development, leasing, joint venturing and financing through to the final exit, as well as tax structuring, corporate outsourcing, planning, environment and litigation.
Our practice and many of our lawyers are annually valued by leading legal directories, including Chambers & Partners and Legal 500, reflecting our ability to advise on the largest and most complex or multi-jurisdictional real estate transactions and disputes.
Our Real Estate & Construction Department in Poland comprises 14 lawyers, including:
1 Partner, 5 Counsels (equivalent of local partner), 4 established or up-and-coming Senior Associates and 4 Associates.
Key current clients
• AEW Europe
• Atrium (Aerium)
• Blackstone
• Capital Park
• Carrefour
• CB Richard Ellis Group
• Commerzbank
• Credit Agricole
• EPF (Kwasa)
• Hillwood
• Hines
• Kulczyk Holding S.A.
• mBank Hipoteczny
• Neinver
• Prologis
• Resolution Property
Participation in property sales and acquisitions between October 2017 and September 2018
Advised or advising:
• Blackstone on the acquisition of the Polish portfolio constituting part of a portfolio of 24 logistics centres from Goodman. It was one of the largest European real estate transactions of 2017;
• CBRE Global Investors on the sale of its CEE retail portfolio for over EUR 600 million. It was one of the largest real estate deals in the region in 2017;
• CBRE Global Investors on the sale of Wars Sawa Junior Shopping Centre in Warsaw to Atrium Real Estate for over EUR 300 million;
• Hillwood on the acquisition and development of a built-to-suit logistics project for a leading European e-commerce operator;
• Kulczyk Holdings on the disposal of Warta Tower to Globalworth Poland;
• Prologis on the acquisition of a large area of development land in central Poland;
• Hillwood on the acquisition and development of a built-to-suit logistics project for BMW and further financing;
• EPF (Kwasa) on the acquisition of Gdański Business Center C & D buildings from HB Reavis.
Participation in development projects between October 2017 and September 2018
Advised or advising:
• Capital Park (a company listed on the Warsaw Stock Exchange, with Patron Capital being the major shareholder) on the ArtN office-retail scheme in the centre of Warsaw (including redevelopment of the former Norblin factory);
• Golub GetHouse on the construction of Mennica Legacy Towers in Warsaw, a class "A" office development in the centre of Warsaw;
• Polskie LNG S.A. on an approx. EUR 700 million project aimed at developing the first LNG Terminal in Świnoujście, which will enable the off-take of natural gas in order to increase the energy security of Poland.
Total value of the transactions on which your company adviced between October 2017 and September 2018 (IN EUR)
c. EUR 2,000,000,000
Please say why you should be considered for the award
We feel that we deserve to be nominated for the award for 'Law Firm of the Year' at the Eurobuild Awards 2018 in light of the complexity, volume and value of the transactions our Warsaw-based practice has advised on over the past 12 months as well as those on which we are currently engaged.
We work on some of the largest transactions on the market, with a smaller team than our main competitors, yet very efficient. Our clients appreciate the commitment of senior lawyers at all stages of a transaction. Our significant track record combined with industry knowledge, our dedication to sector focus and commercial advice set us apart from our competitors. Acting for the real estate industry's leading players, we advise on the full range of real estate-related transactions. With an integrated network of leading individuals, we have the commitment, resources and know-how to get our clients' deals done, whatever and wherever they are.
Company website
www.cliffordchance.com

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