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Jakub Rachwol

Senior Associate
Deputy Head of the German Desk

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Pośniak i Sawicki sp.k.
Warsaw Financial Centre
ul. Emilii Plater 53
00-113 Warsaw
Languages Polish, English, German

Jakub Rachwol joined CMS in 2010 and is a senior associate in the Banking and International Finance Team at CMS Warsaw. His experience covers cross-border and domestic financial transactions, including investment financing, syndicated loans, bonds and tax-driven restructuring transactions. As deputy head of CMS Warsaw German Desk, Jakub focuses also on cooperation with German speaking clients.

In 2013 he was named as one of the 30 Rising Stars on the Polish market ˗ up-and-coming lawyers identified as the leaders of tomorrow due to professional knowledge and business-like approach. Before joining CMS, Jakub worked for one of the leading Polish law firms, advising on company law, commercial law and litigation. Jakub holds a Ph.D. from the University of Johannes Gutenberg in Mainz, Germany.

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Relevant experience

  • Consortium of Polish and foreign Banks on the EUR 205m re-financing of several premium real properties in Poland, Czech Republic and Hungary.
  • A leading Polish company from the petrol sector on refinancing of a USD 400m facility provided by a consortium of Polish banks, and the subsequent extensions of the facility.
  • A Polish SPV on two issues of bonds in the aggregate amount of PLN 400m and ongoing obligations in connection with placing the bonds on the Catalyst market.
  • A consortium of Polish banks on EUR 46m premium real estate financing.
  • A US-based financial institution on Polish law aspects of asset finance.
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2011 – Legal Advisor, Chamber of Legal Advisors in Warsaw, Poland

2009 – Ph.D., Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany

2005 – Law degree, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland

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Kartellrechtliche Zusagenentscheidungen nach Art. 9 Verordnung Nr. 1/2003, Nomos 2010

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Lectures list

Centrum Praw Własności Intelektualnej im. H. Grocjusza (H. Grocjusz Intellectual Property Rights Centre) in Warsaw 

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