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Pietrzak Siekierzyn´ski Bogen (PSB Legal) is a
law firm with a focus on commercial law
matters. The firm is respected among its peers
for putting quality first and delivering services
in a professional and client-oriented manner.
Its broad expertise and specialisation allow
PSB Legal to provide outstanding legal services
and advice of the highest quality. The firm’s
partners can look back on many years of
experience as partners in international law firms.
PSB Legal advises large international
corporations and Polish businesses alike,
assisting them with their legal needs in every
step of their business activity in Poland. The
firm’s lawyers are known for being highly
professional, approachable and reliable, yet
assertive and thorough. All partners of PSB
Legal and several other lawyers of the firm
have studied, worked and lived abroad, which
has enabled them to develop a keen
understanding of a wide range of countries
and cultures. This experience of different
cultures means that PSB Legal can combine
international expertise with regional knowledge
to understand and advise the firm’s clients.
PSB Legal advises in English, German, French,
Spanish and Polish. The firm’s client list
includes international corporate groups in
several practice areas, including manufacturers
and industrial companies, banks, real estate
developers and investment funds.
In addition to PSB Legal earning the Client
Choice Award 2013 for Poland, partner Paweł
Siekierzyn´ski won the Client Choice Award
2013 in the General Corporate category for
Poland. Two of the firm’s partners are
recommended by
PLC Which Lawyer
for
real estate in Poland.
Main practice areas
Corporate law and M&A
Corporate law and M&A constitute important
practice areas of PSB Legal. The firm covers
all aspects of these areas. Its lawyers have a
wealth of experience in the establishment,
transformation, merger, de-merger and
dissolution of Polish companies, as well as
insolvency procedures, including international
insolvencies. PSB Legal has advised on
numerous reorganisations (including cross-
border mergers). The firm advises international
clients on the acquisition of Polish companies,
including in the course of privatisation
processes or public takeover proceedings.
Thanks to its lawyers’ many years of experience
and specialisation, PSB Legal also covers areas
of law relating to transactions, such as antitrust
law (including merger clearance), labour law,
civil commercial law, real estate law and IP law
– all from a single source.
Real estate
Real estate law is one of the main areas of
PSB Legal’s advice. Its lawyers represent
owners and developers, institutional investors
and lenders, property managers, landlords and
tenants in real estate matters. For many years,
PSB Legal has been advising, among other
things, international corporate groups on
industrial real estate settlements all over
Poland and on the countrywide expansion
of international retail corporations. The firm
advises investment companies on Polish real
estate transactions and also has extensive
experience in project development, in particular
in the case of greenfield investments and the
development of shopping centres.
IP, IT and unfair competition law
PSB Legal’s lawyers offer a considerable
breadth of experience in IP transactional and
advisory work, covering the full range of IP
subjects in both a domestic and international
context. The firm protects brands, trademarks
and designs against infringements, including
product piracy. PSB Legal cooperates closely
with customs offices to identify counterfeits
and prevents such products from reaching the
European market. Since infringements of
trademarks are often acts of unfair competition,
PSB Legal also has a wide range of experience
in all legal aspects involving protection against
acts of unfair competition. Furthermore, PSB
Legal’s lawyers have broad experience
advising on copyright matters such as the
protection and transfer of intangible assets
(eg, licences and trademarks). PSB Legal’s
team advises international clients on an
ongoing basis on broadcasting rights,
marketing and organisational matters in
connection with events.
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Client Choice – International 2013
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