Attorney at Law, Senior Associate
Joanna Kośmider specialises in providing legal services to businesses in the field of real estate law, particularly the investment process, from planning proceedings to obtaining the occupancy permit, with particular focus on construction law and environmental protection law.
Joanna has been involved in numerous due diligence investigations of real estate. She has also represented construction companies, developers, energy companies, and company groups. She has provided legal assistance to groups of development companies in the field of commercialization and management of large surface stores.
Joanna specialises in resolving court disputes at every stage of the proceedings: from pre-litigation negotiations to representing clients before civil courts. In her practice, Joanna also represents clients in administrative proceedings before governmental authorities and administrative courts.
Prior to joining K&P, Joanna worked for governmental authorities such as the Office of the Malopolskie Province and the District Construction Supervision Inspectorate and has also worked with law firms for many years.
Languages: Polish, English.
Membership: Cracow Bar Association.
Education: Jagiellonian University, Faculty of Law and Administration 2006, University of Derby (LL.M. in Commercial Law 2008), postgraduate studies in environmental law at the Jagiellonian University (Environmental Protection Law 2018).
- Echo Polska Properties N.V. (EPP) Advising Echo Polska Properties N.V. (EPP) - to acquire seven office buildings with almost 112,000 sqm of total gross leasing area (GLA) from Echo Investment S.A. The sold properties are: O3 Business Campus in Cracow (Phase I, II and III), Tryton Business House in Gdańsk, A4 Business Park in Katowice (Phase III) and Symetris Business Park in Łódź (Phase I and II). Value: EUR 264 million.
- Advising YIT Development Advising YIT Development, part of the Finnish-based construction and property group, in the acquisition of real property located in Warsaw for the purposes of a residential development.