Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka has announced that former Norton Rose Partner and energy specialist Rafal Hajduk has joined the firm to lead its energy advisory team in its Infrastructure & Energy Practice, bringing with him a team from his former firm.
According to DZP, Hajduk "is a prominent expert in transaction advice and legal services to businesses in the energy sector." The firm describes him as "specializ[ing] in supporting energy infrastructure, particularly power generation, investments, in regulatory matters, mergers and acquisitions in the energy sector and energy and derivates trading.
Hajduk moved over from Norton Rose Fulbright, where he had been since May 2008. Before that he was a Partner at CMS, where he had been since 1997.
"Rafal is a great lawyer, combining extensive knowledge with a business approach," said Marcin Krakowiak, head of DZP's Infrastructure & Energy Practice. "I am confident that his wide experience and understanding of the sector will be a major support to our clients."
Grzegorz Filipowicz, Senior Associate, and Associates Anna Konopka, Natalia Jankowska, and Mateusz Koszel join Hajduk in moving over from Norton Rose Fulbright. According to DZP, "the new team members will join forces with Partner Paweł Grzejszczak, a leading expert in legal support to the energy sector."
"I have been observing DZP's activities in legal advice to energy businesses and I am happy to be part of the Infrastructure & Energy Practice," said Hajduk. "I am sure that the team and I will contribute to the practice's continued development."