Chajec, Don-Siemion & Żyto

Chajec, Don-Siemion & Żyto

Established in December 2003, Chajec, Don-Siemion & Żyto (CDZ) is a leading Polish law firm which employs 35 lawyers in two locations in Poland (Warsaw and Cracow) and works in specialized teams focusing on various legal areas. We advise on all aspects of commercial, transactional and litigation practice, intellectual property and capital markets.

The CDZ team has a wealth of experience gained through years of practice on the Polish market and through international experience. Partners who established CDZ are well-known Polish experts, specialized in media and telecommunication sectors. Our lawyers, who are admitted to practice in Poland and the US, are familiar with the legal documentation required in jurisdictions such as Poland, other European Union countries, and the United States. Attorneys at CDZ are fluent in English, Russian, German and French.

Our firm regularly cooperates with top international law firms on cross-border transactions and projects. We pride ourselves on delivering superior, efficient and business-oriented legal services.

Our clients range from Polish and multinational companies and renowned financial institutions to smaller entrepreneurs and start-up companies that operate in various industries such as pharmaceutical, media, IT and telecommunications, construction and financial services.

In 2008, at International Legal Summit in Paris, CDZ received The Best Law Firm Award in category of M&A and Corporate Practice. We won Silver Awards in the Best Law Firm contest again in 2009 and 2010.

Our Specialization

We offer a professional legal advice on corporate issues, M&A transactions (including transactions between public companies), IPOs and other markets transactions. Andrzej Chajec, one of CDZ founders, has been repeatedly recommended by Chamber’s Global in the World’s Leading Lawyers and by The European Legal 500 as an expert in company law and M&A deals. Also other partners, Maciej Kotlicki and Szymon Skiendzielewski are highly recommended by The Legal 500 as experts in M&A transactions.

All partners and senior associates are well known lawyers with an outstanding professional record of achievements confirmed by numerous successes in their respective specializations.

We provide legal advice in the following areas of law:

  • M&A law
  • Capital markets
  • Commercial property/real estate
  • Dispute resolution
  • Corporate law
  • Employment
  • Competition and EU
  • Administrative law
  • Intellectual property
  • Media and telecommunications
  • E-commerce
  • Healthcare
  • Insolvency and corporate restructuring

Office Location

Norway House
ul. Lwowska 19
00-660 Warszawa
Tel: (48-22) 492 40 00
Fax: (48-22) 370 07 08

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