Piotr Rysiak

Piotr Rysiak

Senior associate



Specialises in M&A transactions, especially ones involving PE/VC funds. Advises Clients on the corporate law aspects of their commercial operations.

Before joining GESSEL, spent 8 years at various Polish and international law firms.

Has worked on all stages of the transaction process – devising the overall legal structure, coordination of due diligence, and drafting and negotiation of transaction documents. Advised on international transactions involving both privately held and public companies, and also on transactions within organised divestment processes.


  • Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw (2013), at which he also completed the British law programme
  • Author of academic publications on business law and company law
  • Admitted to practice as an advocate in 2017


  • English

Selected transactions