Legal Counsel

Study of mathematics and German Philology at the University of Warsaw, Master’s Degree (M.A.) 1989

Study of law at the University of Mainz / Germany along with apprenticeship in Land Rheinland – Pfalz and participation in research projects at the Concordia University/ Canada

PhD at the University of Mainz /Germany and at the University of Cracow (Kraków)

Project leader at the German Foundation for International Cooperation (IRZ) e.V. in Bonn/ Germany 1999

Enrollment onto the list of German attorneys at law at the German Bar Associations in Frankfurt am Main (2000) and onto the List of Polish Attorneys at Law at the Polish Bar Association in Warsaw (2009)

Language for correspondence: Polish, German and English

Fields of competence

  • M & A, Corporate law
  • Law of industrial design and property
  • International legal matters
  • Litigation
  • Insurance law
  • Building law
  • Insolvency and Restructuring law
  • Private data protection law

Dr. Rafał Kusy

Financial Adviser

1995 - graduating from SGH (Warsaw School of Economics)

2001 - PhD from SGH in the field of financial engineering

1996 - 1997 MBA (Master of Business Administration) from the Warsaw School of Trade and International Finance

1998 studied at the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse (USA) within the ECESP (East Central European Scholarship Program)

Since 1995 engaged by the Brokerage Offices of the bank Pekao SA, Citibank Poland SA and BPH Bank, member of supervisory boards in many companies

Senior lecturer at the department of banking and finance at AEH in Warsaw

Language for correspondence Polish, English, Slovakian and Spanish

Fields of competence

  • Evaluation of enterprises and trade marks
  • Assessment of investment projects and their financing
  • Investment managing accounts of clients at GWE (Stock Exchange)
  • Structured leasing
  • Factoring /forfaiting
  • Financing of entities within their start – up phase
  • Restructuring of entities
  • Banking law
  • Capital market
  • Elaborating of business plans

DR Karol Świtaj

Radca Prawny (Polish Attorney At Law)

Graduated from the University of Kardynał Stefan Wyszyński in Warsaw, law and administration division – Master’s Thesis in the field of civil law proceedings (appeal) 2006

PhD at the University of Łódź in Łódź, AW and administration division in the field of civil proceedings on the subject of “Application for annulment of a final judgment” in 2014

Between II. 2015 – III. 2016
General Counsel of the Republic of Poland, Department for Studies and Analysis - attorney at law – assistant counselor

Between V. 2014 - XII. 2014
Criminal Law Division at the Supreme Court Chamber - judge's assistant

Between XI. 2008 – IV. 2014
District Court in Warsaw Judgement Enforcement Division, Commercial Division - judge's assistant

Between IX. 2007 – X. 2008
Regional Court for Praga-Północ in Warsaw, 1st CIVIL DIVISION - judge's assistant

In 2015 enrolled onto the list of attorneys at law at OIRP (District Chamber of Association) in Warsaw

Language for correspondence: Polish, German and English

Fields of competence

  • Civil and commercial litigation
  • Criminal litigation and execution proceedings
  • Representation before arbitration courts
  • Law of insurance and law of compensation
  • Labor law
  • Law of tourism
  • Preparing legal opinions
  • Mediation