Areas of practice

GESSEL specialises in capital markets law, advising on financial transactions, securities, and management options with respect to:

  • Offering securities in public trading (including selected aspects of international share issues), issue underwriting, and issue of bonds with priority rights
  • Transactions for purchase of large blocs of shares in publicly listed companies, servicing of calls for sale of shares
  • Establishment of, and legal services for, investment funds
  • Administrative proceedings before the Polish Financial Supervision Authority, corporate law services for publicly listed companies (also as regards reporting and disclosure duties)
  • Advice to brokerage houses and investment fund associations
  • Advice on court proceedings involving securities and equity markets, including administrative and criminal cases

Our capital markets department is headed by Leszek Koziorowski, partner.