The Mergers and Acquisition Practice is placed 4th. (tier 4): „Kochanski Zieba Rapala & Partners is advising new client Ikea on the structuring of a greenfield investment and the construction of a hardboard factory in Poland. Rafal Rapala heads the practice, which also acts for Griffin Investments and Siodemka”.
The Litigation and ADR Practice is placed 4th. (tier 4): „Kochanski Zieba Rapala & Partners’ ‘excellent’ team is praised for its understanding of the media industry and its ability to handle a large volume of cases in this area. Piotr Kochański is ‘well rounded’, and Rafal Zieba, Anna Cichońska and Tobiasz Szychowski are also recommended”.
The Intellectual Property Practice was awarded 3rd place. (tier 3): “Kochanski Zieba Rapala & Partners is currently advising Teva and Procter & Gamble on launching various brands in the Polish market. Other clients include Reckitt Benckiser, Pandora Jewelry CEE and Ringier Axel Springer. Practice head Karolina Marciniszyn is also recommended”.
The Real Estate Practice was also distinguished: „Małgorzata Jarosińska heads Kochanski Zieba Rapala & Partners’ team, which recently advised Griffin Real Estate on the sale of a real estate portfolio” (other recommended firms).
The Tax Law Practice was also nominated “Kochanski Zieba Rapala & Partners provides day-to-day tax advice to Ringier Axel Springer Polska, TUI Poland and Tata Global Beverages. Andrzej Malec focuses on taxation relating to M&A and restructuring, and Tomasz Zaleski advises on income tax, VAT and tax risk” (other recommended firms).
The Energy Law and Environmental Protection Practices were also distinguished (other recommended firms).