Hogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP Oddział w Polsce

Hogan Lovells is a straight-talking firm. Understanding and solving the problem before it becomes one. Delivering clear and practical advice that gets your job done. Our 2,500 lawyers on six continents provide practical legal solutions wherever we are needed.
Our Real Estate Department in Warsaw has been present on the Polish real estate market for over 15 years. We have one of the largest real estate teams on the Polish market, and our department is still growing in numbers with new joiners.
We are renowned for the strength of our real estate transactional/M&A practice which includes the largest international real estate investors and companies. In addition, we focus on the following aspects: long-term lease agreements, construction and development contracts, and project finance, as well as litigation/arbitration in the real estate industry sector.
We have exceptional global reach/clients with on-the-ground real estate lawyers in more jurisdictions than most of our competitors.
Name of company Hogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP Oddział w Polsce
Department head or senior representative in Poland, real estate Marek Grodek, Head of the Real Estate Department, Partner, advocate
Department head or senior representative profile Marek Grodek joined Hogan Lovells in 2018. With over 25 years' experience, he specializes in commercial property development and property finance, advises financial institutions and investment funds on property schemes and industrial employers on EPC FIDIC contracts.
Marek Grodek is supported by Bartosz Clemenz (Counsel), who joined us in February 2018. With over 20 years' experience, he represents major investors in structuring acquisition, development, and infrastructure projects.
Short description of the company and team Hogan Lovells is a straight-talking firm. Understanding and solving the problem before it becomes one. Delivering clear and practical advice that gets your job done. Our 2,500 lawyers on six continents provide practical legal solutions wherever we are needed.
Our Real Estate Department in Warsaw has been present on the Polish real estate market for over 15 years. We have one of the largest real estate teams on the Polish market, and our department is still growing in numbers with new joiners.
We are renowned for the strength of our real estate transactional/M&A practice which includes the largest international real estate investors and companies. In addition, we focus on the following aspects: long-term lease agreements, construction and development contracts, and project finance, as well as litigation/arbitration in the real estate industry sector.
We have exceptional global reach/clients with on-the-ground real estate lawyers in more jurisdictions than most of our competitors.
Key current clients Och Ziff Management Europe Limited, ISOC Group, Prologis Inc., Kravco Company LLC, Bacoli Properties, BBI Development, Xcity Investment, Cinema 3D, Centerscape, Ghelamco, Union Investment, Newmarket LLC, Benson Elliot, U City Public Company Ltd, 6B47
Participation in property sales and acquisitions between October 2019 and September 2020 • Advised ISOC Group, the “Investor of the Year” shortlisted company, in the acquisition of the office building portfolio in Silesia - Silesia Business Park, from the Swedish investor, Niam. This is one of the very few large transactions finalized after COVID-19 outbreak. The value of the transaction is over 50 mln EUR.

• Advised Cinema3D S.A. on the sale of its portfolio of sites in Poland to Vue International. It was the largest transaction of this type in Central and Eastern Europe.

• Advised ISOC Group, the “Investor of the Year” shortlisted company, in the acquisition of office portfolio in Wrocław - Business Garden Wrocław from Vastint Polska.

• Advising a major insurance fund on the acquisition of an office building in Warsaw. (pending)

• Advising a major insurance fund on the acquisition of two office buildings in Warsaw. (pending)

• Advising an international investment fund on the acquisition of logistic portfolio. (pending)
Participation in development projects between October 2019 and September 2020 • Advised international investors on the development of Piotrkowska 155, Hilton and Highest Office Tower in Lodz (approximately EUR 100m).

• Advised the Polish Investment Real Estate Fund II on the development of 150 ha residential, logistic and office Project located in the outskirts of Warsaw.

• Advised Newmarket LLC on the construction and operation of student hostels in Silesia region.
Total value of the transactions on which your company advised between October 2019 and September 2020 (in EUR) over EUR 600 m
Please say why you should be considered for the award Our Real Estate Department led by Marek Grodek and Bartosz Clemenz, covered the transactions on the real estate market with an aggregate value exceeding EUR 600 m. We are active in all sectors of the market including logistics, offices, and retail and residential properties, both in transactions and development.
In June 2020 we finalized one of the very few large transactions closed after COVID-19 outbreak. Despite the current situation, we advise on some of the few pending transactions on the Polish real estate market in the office sector.
We believe that we should be considered for the award due to the high profiles of our clientele and transactions, our specialist skills, the range of services we offer, and our capacity to assist our clients in cross-border deals. We have been involved in significant real estate transactions in Poland which confirms our high position on the Polish market.
Company website www.hoganlovells.com
Name of company
Hogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP Oddział w Polsce
Department head or senior representative in Poland, real estate
Marek Grodek, Head of the Real Estate Department, Partner, advocate
Department head or senior representative profile
Marek Grodek joined Hogan Lovells in 2018. With over 25 years' experience, he specializes in commercial property development and property finance, advises financial institutions and investment funds on property schemes and industrial employers on EPC FIDIC contracts.
Marek Grodek is supported by Bartosz Clemenz (Counsel), who joined us in February 2018. With over 20 years' experience, he represents major investors in structuring acquisition, development, and infrastructure projects.
Short description of the company and team
Hogan Lovells is a straight-talking firm. Understanding and solving the problem before it becomes one. Delivering clear and practical advice that gets your job done. Our 2,500 lawyers on six continents provide practical legal solutions wherever we are needed.
Our Real Estate Department in Warsaw has been present on the Polish real estate market for over 15 years. We have one of the largest real estate teams on the Polish market, and our department is still growing in numbers with new joiners.
We are renowned for the strength of our real estate transactional/M&A practice which includes the largest international real estate investors and companies. In addition, we focus on the following aspects: long-term lease agreements, construction and development contracts, and project finance, as well as litigation/arbitration in the real estate industry sector.
We have exceptional global reach/clients with on-the-ground real estate lawyers in more jurisdictions than most of our competitors.
Key current clients
Och Ziff Management Europe Limited, ISOC Group, Prologis Inc., Kravco Company LLC, Bacoli Properties, BBI Development, Xcity Investment, Cinema 3D, Centerscape, Ghelamco, Union Investment, Newmarket LLC, Benson Elliot, U City Public Company Ltd, 6B47
Participation in property sales and acquisitions between October 2019 and September 2020
• Advised ISOC Group, the “Investor of the Year” shortlisted company, in the acquisition of the office building portfolio in Silesia - Silesia Business Park, from the Swedish investor, Niam. This is one of the very few large transactions finalized after COVID-19 outbreak. The value of the transaction is over 50 mln EUR.

• Advised Cinema3D S.A. on the sale of its portfolio of sites in Poland to Vue International. It was the largest transaction of this type in Central and Eastern Europe.

• Advised ISOC Group, the “Investor of the Year” shortlisted company, in the acquisition of office portfolio in Wrocław - Business Garden Wrocław from Vastint Polska.

• Advising a major insurance fund on the acquisition of an office building in Warsaw. (pending)

• Advising a major insurance fund on the acquisition of two office buildings in Warsaw. (pending)

• Advising an international investment fund on the acquisition of logistic portfolio. (pending)
Participation in development projects between October 2019 and September 2020
• Advised international investors on the development of Piotrkowska 155, Hilton and Highest Office Tower in Lodz (approximately EUR 100m).

• Advised the Polish Investment Real Estate Fund II on the development of 150 ha residential, logistic and office Project located in the outskirts of Warsaw.

• Advised Newmarket LLC on the construction and operation of student hostels in Silesia region.
Total value of the transactions on which your company advised between October 2019 and September 2020 (in EUR)
over EUR 600 m
Please say why you should be considered for the award
Our Real Estate Department led by Marek Grodek and Bartosz Clemenz, covered the transactions on the real estate market with an aggregate value exceeding EUR 600 m. We are active in all sectors of the market including logistics, offices, and retail and residential properties, both in transactions and development.
In June 2020 we finalized one of the very few large transactions closed after COVID-19 outbreak. Despite the current situation, we advise on some of the few pending transactions on the Polish real estate market in the office sector.
We believe that we should be considered for the award due to the high profiles of our clientele and transactions, our specialist skills, the range of services we offer, and our capacity to assist our clients in cross-border deals. We have been involved in significant real estate transactions in Poland which confirms our high position on the Polish market.
Company website
www.hoganlovells.com