Austrian Corporate lawyer Michal Dobrowolski has been elected to Counsel by Freshfields.Dobrowolski is the only CEE lawyer among the 15 associates promoted to Counsel worldwide.
Dobrowolski has been working for Freshfields since 2006. He specializes in private equity, mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations and general company law. He also practices in the field of public takeovers and squeeze-outs in particular in the context of listed stock corporations. He was promoted in 2010 to the level of corporate principal associate.
According to Freshfields, “The role of counsel is the most senior legal role in the firm below that of partner. The key requirements for the role are that a candidate should have an appropriate level of seniority in the jurisdiction in which he/she works; is considered to have exceptional legal expertise and excels in providing legal and non legal contributions to ensure the continued development of the firm.”