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Weronika Guerquin

Counsel, Warsaw

Overview

Polish qualified lawyer (radca prawny)

Experience

Weronika’s experience includes representing domestic and international investors, developers and financial institutions in their real estate-related transactions across Poland as well as cross-border transactions, including specific advice on construction processes, permitting processes, construction and consultancy contracts.

Recent matters of significance where his substantial involvement can be disclosed include advising:

  • Griffin Real Estate on the due diligence aspects of the EUR 1.2bn disposal of Echo Investments yielding portfolio to Redefine
  • MEAG on the disposal of the Warsaw Corporate Center office building to Valad Europe
  • Griffin Real Estate on the acquisition from Skanska of 50% of the shares in Westin Hotel in Warsaw
  • Centren, a subsidiary of Griffin Real Estate, on the EUR 66M acquisition of the Green Horizon Office Complex in Lodz, one of the largest modern office complexes in Lodz anchored by Infosys
  • PZU TFI on the forward purchase of a logistic complex in Wrocław from Panattoni
Professional experience  

2016 - to date   Counsel, Real Estate, Linklaters Warsaw
2008 - 2016      Managing Associate, Real Estate, Linklaters Warsaw
2006 - 2008   Associate, Real Estate, Linklaters Warsaw
2001 - 2006     Associate, Baker & McKenzie
1999 - 2001     Associate, Wardyński & Partners

Education 

2001 - 2005    Trainee at the Bar Association in Warsaw
2004 - 2005    Postgraduate European Law Studies, Faculty of Law, Warsaw University
1
994 -1999     University of Warsaw - Masters Degree in Law

Languages

English, Polish