Dr. Sławomir Morawski

Radca prawny
Senior Associate
Practice Group Banking & Finance
Practice Group Restructuring & Insolvency

Sławomir Morawski, local head of Banking&Finance in Warsaw, advises mainly banks and other financial institutions on cross-border financing and refinancing transactions with a special focus on real estate financing. His expertise covers also security agency aspects as well as intercreditor and subordination issues. He has extensive experience in the field of banking litigation, including advice on the enforcement of a Loan Market Association based loan and security documentation in insolvency proceedings.

Expertise

  • Banking & Finance
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Antitrust & Competition Law

Career

  • Legal studies at the Warsaw University (Poland)
  • Postgraduate study on German Law at the University of Freiburg
  • Doctoral study in the area of comparative criminal law at the University of Freiburg and Max-Planck-Institute in Freiburg
  • Experience with law firms in Germany and Poland
  • Member of the Bar Association Warsaw (Poland)
  • With Noerr since 2010

References

  • The Bank of New York Mellon: representing the security agent under LMA based syndicated loan documentation in several insolvency proceedings over the borrower's group (2010-2016)
  • Deutsche Postbank AG: several projects involving the financing, refinancing and security restructuring of over 40 real properties in Poland, including commercial centres, office buildings and hotel facilities (2012-2016)
  • Banks from the Raiffeisen group: ongoing advice on factoring services as well as on several financing and refinancing transactions involving Polish debtors (2010-2016)
  • Major British banks: advice on several financing and refinancing transactions (2010-2016)
  • Leading German Bank: advice on regulatory issues in connection with cross-border banking services (Employee Share Plans) (2015)
  • Major French factoring company and credit insurer: advice in connection with cross-border financing involving three high-value revolving loans from three leading banks operating on the French market (2015)
  • US based producer of food ingredient: advise in connection with a multijurisdictional securitization transaction relating to various local and non-local law governed trade receivables sold to several banks via an SPV (2014)
  • Polish branch of a German bank: comprehensive advice on the rescue financing of a major producer of frozen food, including advice on the intercreditor agreement (2013)
  • Verlagsgruppe Weltbild: advice on insolvency related issues in connection with winding up of Polish business (2013)

Selected Publications

  • Bąk, J., Morawski, S. (2017): "Upadłość grupy kapitałowej z perspektywy kredytodawców – egzekwowalność roszczeń wobec poręczających spółek-córek (cz. I)" in Monitor Prawa Bankowego, nr 1/2017
  • Bąk, J., Morawski, S. (2017): "Upadłość grupy kapitałowej z perspektywy kredytodawców – egzekwowalność roszczeń wobec poręczających spółek-córek (cz. II)" in Monitor Prawa Bankowego, nr 2/2017
  • Bąk, J., Morawski, S. (2017): "Upadłość grupy kapitałowej z perspektywy kredytodawców – środki prawne w celu podważenia konkurujących wierzytelności wewnątrzgrupowych" in Monitor Prawa Bankowego, nr 2/2017
  • Bąk, J., Morwski, S. (2015): "Group insolvency, consolidation of debt and directors' duties and liabilities in Poland" in Insolvency and Directors' Duties Global Guide, Thomson Reuters