KPMG Law Taps Bird & Bird For Warsaw Co-Managing Partner

KPMG Law in Warsaw has recruited a new co-taking care of lover and two other legal professionals from Chook & Fowl, the most up-to-date in a collection of current moves by the Major Four in the Polish current market.

New co-taking care of partner Paweł Bajno was head of the non-public equity staff at Chicken & Chook in Warsaw. A economic providers expert, Bajno focuses on M&A, company governance, and money marketplaces.

Before becoming a member of Fowl & Bird in 2019, Bajno practised as a associate for six a long time at Norton Rose Fulbright in Warsaw, in accordance to his LinkedIn profile.

He earlier practised as a partner for 18 decades at Dewey & LeBoeuf in Warsaw. He left in 2012, the same 12 months that the firm was dissolved and the Warsaw office environment was absorbed into Greenberg Traurig.

Also joining KPMG Legislation are Michał Błaszkiewicz, an M&A and private fairness specialist, as associate director, and Igor Jaroszek, as a junior associate. Both of those beforehand practised at Hen & Chook, and Błaszkiewicz also practised formerly at Norton Rose Fulbright, in accordance to their LinkedIn profiles.

The moves are component of a technique by KPMG to bolster its M&A advisory practice in Poland, according to Stacy Ligas, senior husband or wife and main govt of KPMG in Poland.

“KPMG in Poland is focusing on the dynamic development of its lawful advisory supplying, although at the identical time increasing the portfolio of services for shoppers,” she stated in a statement asserting the arrivals.

Bajno, in a statement, pointed out that the organization was “witnessing a expanding need for comprehensive expert services encompassing transactions, tax, and legal advisory,” as effectively as an expanding quantity of cross-border M&A transactions.

The Warsaw lawful sector has witnessed several significant moves in and out in modern months. In December, Taylor Wessing recruited a 10-law firm group from Deloitte Lawful, and in February, Osborne Clarke opened a 30-lawyer workplace in the Polish capital.

In late November, Greenberg Traurig hired 7 lawyers to its Warsaw business from Dentons and neighborhood corporations immediately after the departure of 10 Greenberg legal professionals to CMS earlier in the thirty day period.