Allen & Overy reinforces its real estate expertise by welcoming a new partner in Poland
06 May 2019
Allen & Overy today announced that Michał Matera becomes a partner in Poland. He joins the Allen & Overy Real Estate group from White & Case. His appointment is in line with the determination of Allen & Overy to further strengthen the Real Estate practice in Poland.
Allen & Overy today announced that Michał Matera becomes a partner in Poland. He joined the Allen & Overy Real Estate group from White & Case on 1 May 2019. Arkadiusz Pędzich, Managing Partner of Allen & Overy Warsaw, comments, “We are delighted to welcome Michał, an extremely successful and talented practitioner on the real estate market in Poland. His arrival reflects our determination to further strengthen our Real Estate practice.” Michał Matera adds, “I am eager to continue to build the Allen & Overy Real Estate group together with such a talented team.”
The technical excellence and experience that Michał brings, makes him a perfect match for the Allen & Overy’s global and CEE Real Estate groups. Michał’s skillset will also feed into Allen & Overy’s Real Estate Finance team and help to develop further synergies between these groups. Together with Michał, Allen & Overy will be joined by Piotr Przybylski, senior associate, Małgorzata Jastrzębska, associate, and Marta Strykowska, junior associate. The combined real estate and construction team headed by Michał will encompass eight associates.
Michał Matera is a Polish qualified lawyer with over 15 years’ professional experience. He specialises in a broad range of real estate, M&A and corporate matters. He has experience in industries ranging from commercial real estate, engineering and construction to green energy. He studied law at the University of Warsaw.