Jakub Lerner, LL.M.

Radca prawny, Attorney-at-law (NY), Solicitor (England & Wales)
Associated Partner
Practice Group: Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions
Practice Group: Private Equity

Jakub Lerner, a Polish-qualified legal advisor, an English-qualified solicitor and US-qualified attorney is an associated partner in Noerr’s Warsaw office. Jakub’s practice focuses on M&A, complex commercial transactions, joint ventures, private equity and capital markets. Jakub has extensive experience in a range of share and asset acquisitions, mergers, leveraged and management buyouts and other forms of corporate restructurings. He also advises in complex, multijurisdictional transactions and cross-border joint ventures.


  • Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions 
  • Capital Markets
  • Private Equity & Venture Capital
  • Telecommunications


  • Legal studies at the Jagiellonian University, Cornell Law School (LL.M.), KU Leuven
  • Experience as a lawyer with international firms in New York and Warsaw
  • With Noerr since 2016

Selected Projects

  • Bauer Media Group: Advising on the acquisition of a leading search engine marketing busi-ness, Grupa Tense
  • Papierfabrik Adolf Jass: Advising on the acquisition of Convert PL
  • dnata / grupa Emirates: Acquisition of a Czech dispatching services provider servicing major airlines at the Prague airport and through its Polish subsidiary at the Warsaw airport
  • Xylem: Carve-out and sale of a part of water solution business by a leading global water technology company
  • International private equity fund: Acquisition of a FMCG company in Poland
  • Manufacturing company: Acquisition of a FMCG goods manufacturer
  • Continental Bakeries - a Goldman Sachs' Merchant Banking portfolio company: Acquisition of Delicpol from Resource Partners
  • Work Service: Sale of shares of Exact Systems S.A. in the MBO transaction to the managers and CVI Dom Maklerski


  • Recommended for Commercial, corporate and M&A as well as Private Equity, Legal 500 2017


  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Warsaw Bar Association (OIRP)