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The commitment we show when working for domestic and global clients has been recognized in prestigious international rankings: Chambers Europe and Legal500 EMEA

In 2018 we were listed again among Poland’s largest law firms in the rankings published by Rzeczpospolita daily newspaper

We have a highly efficient and growing Italian Desk

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act BSWW

For over ten years, act BSWW legal & tax has been building a reputation for excellence among Polish and international clients by delivering reliable legal services and advising on prestigious transactions and high-profile disputes. We offer comprehensive legal consulting and in-depth knowledge in various fields of law across diverse industry verticals.

act BSWW legal & tax is one of the founding members of act legal, a European alliance of law firms, operating in 10 countries.

The act BSWW legal & tax team consists of 80 experienced and skilled practitioners in a wide range of legal fields.

The law firm works in Polish, English, Italian, German and Russian. Our Italian Desk is one of the most efficient solutions of its kind in Poland, supporting clients originating from Italy and those with ties to the Italian capital.

Our commitment to superior-quality services for Polish and international Clients has been acknowledged in international rankings.

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Rankings

The Legal 500 EMEA

has been recommending us each year since 2015.

As of 2019, we are ranked in the following practice areas: Banking and Finance; Capital Markets; Commercial, Corporate and M&A; Construction; Dispute Resolution; Employment; and White-collar Crime.

A number of our lawyers have also received individual recommendations: Jacek Bieniak, Piotr Smołuch, Michał Wielhorski, Piotr Wojnar, Marek Wojnar, Magdalena Banaszczyk-Głowacka, Marta Kosiedowska, Katarzyna Marzec, Piotr Pośnik, and Sebastian Sury.

Chambers Global

recommends us in Corporate/M&A – Foreign Desk (Italy) both in the 2016 and the 2015 editions and in Corporate/M&A – Desk based Abroad (Italy) in the 2015 edition.

Chambers Europe

recommends us in Real Estate (2018 and 2019) and Capital Markets: Debt (2019).

Additionally, Michał Wielhorski has been ranked as “recognised practitioner” (2018 and 2019) for being one of Poland’s leading real estate lawyers.

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act BSWW panel and workshops during Corporate Bonds Conference

The 6th Corporate Bonds Conference will be held in Warsaw on October 21-22, 2019. Once again act BSWW will serve as the event’s partner. Piotr Smołuch, Managing Partner, is going to moderate the panel named “Corporate Bonds Market in view of SMEs – the nature of bond ...

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act BSWW partners with Financial Market Regulation Conference

The 6th Financial Market Regulation Conference, FinReg 2019, will be held in Warsaw on October 17-18, 2019. Attended by experts from supervisory authorities and entities operating in the financial market, the conference offers a chance to share knowledge and experience...

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Central Register of Beneficial Owners: new obligation for companies since October 13, 2019

Effective as of October 13, 2019, the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act of March 01, 2018 (Dz. U. / Journal of Laws of 2019, item 1115, hereinafter referred to as the “AML Act”) introduces regulations that implement the Central Register of Benefi...

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What legal forms are available to businesses seeking to protect shared interests?

Jacek Bieniak, Managing Partner at act BSWW, delivered a presentation on the legal forms of export joint ventures during the Footwear and Leather Business Forum. Other topics discussed during the Forum included the current conditions and outlook in the leather sector...

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act BSWW advises Strabag Real Estate on Astoria sale

act BSWW was advising Strabag Real Estate on the sale of Astoria office development. The building was purchased by Credit Suisse Asset Management for its property funds. Astoria is a 10-storey premium-class building located in downtown Warsaw, between Nowy Świat a...

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act BSWW at EXPO REAL 2019

EXPO REAL, the international trade fair for real estate and investment, is attended by guests from across the globe. It serves as an experience sharing and business networking platform. The three-day event is held annually in Munich. Real Estate is among act BSWW’s ...

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