Peter Swiecicki is the Managing Partner of our Warsaw office and his practice includes some of the largest infrastructure financings and privatizations in Central and Eastern Europe. His experience includes financings of the largest and most complex toll motorway project in Poland, as well as the main gas pipeline and the tallest office building in Central Europe.
During the telecommunications boom, Peter handled both debt and equity telecommunications financings. He has represented international companies in a wide variety of matters relating to cross-border investments including financings, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, governance and real estate matters.
As an adviser to Poland’s ministers of finance and foreign economic relations following the end of the communist era, Peter assisted in drafting foreign investment and banking reform legislation, negotiating with multilateral institutions and formulating privatization and structuring strategies for state banks, holding companies and foreign trade enterprises. Subsequently, he served on the supervisory board of one of Poland’s leading commercial banks.
He has written extensively about foreign investment in Poland and is the author of several articles relating to cross-border investment issues.
Peter’s distinctions include Chambers Guide to the World’s Leading Lawyers, Guide to the World’s Leading Project Finance Lawyers, Global Counsel 3000, IFLR 1000, The Legal 500 EMEA, European Legal Experts and Rzeczpospolita’s annual legal rankings.