Clifford Chance has announced that it advised a consortium of financial institutions made of up Alior Bank S.A. and PZU (a closed-end fund managed by PZU TFI) on the financing of the acquisition of ProService Agent Transferowy by a consortium of funds (Oaktree Capital and Cornerstone) from Highlander fund. As reported by CEE Legal Matters on March 11, 2016, Weil, Gotshal & Manges advised the consortium on the acquisition, while Gessel advised Highlander.
The Clifford Chance team was led by Partner Andrzej Stosio. The team was made up of Senior Associates Iwo Klijewicz and Mateusz Chrusciak and Associate Anna Miernik, with Counsel Rafal Zakrzewski, Solicitor of England and Wales, providing support on English law. Senior Associate Dominik Kepinski advised on hedging issues.
Editor's Note: After this article was published Weil informed CEE Legal Matters that Counsel Zofia Frydrychowicz led the firm's team advising Oaktree Capital and Cornerstone on the financing, assisted by Associates Maciej Czekanski, Marcin Gruszka, and Barbara Skardzinska from the firm's banking and finance practice.