Majka Rucińska

Majka Rucińska

Senior associate



Specialises in company law and mergers and acquisitions.

Advises corporate entities on a broad range of issues such as mergers (also ones with an international aspect), take-overs, restructuring of capital groups, and equity investments.

Represents Clients in domestic and international acquisitions, divestments, mergers, and joint venture projects, with an especial focus on public and private M&A and on corporate financing. Regularly advises on corporate governance matters.

Advises private equity funds – and also their portfolio companies – on private take-overs, demergers, joint investments and consortium projects, and general business law.

Advised domestic and foreign entities, on the buy as well as sell sides, on transactions in the private and public markets; in this connection, she is conversant in reporting and disclosure duties incumbent on Warsaw-listed companies, the Market Abuse Regulation, and in proceedings before the Polish Financial Supervision Authority.

Before joining GESSEL in 2021, worked with leading international law firms and in investment banking.


  • Completed a postgraduate degree course at the Legal Studies Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences (focusing on company law, with a doctoral thesis on corporate governance)
  • Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw
  • Degree course in finance, accounting, and economic analysis of law, Warsaw School of Economics
  • Also completed a course in American law organised by the University of Warsaw in collaboration with the University of Florida Levin College of Law


  • English
  • German