Kochanski & Partners has advised IB6 Fundusz Inwestycyjny Zamkniety Aktywow Niepublicznych, an investment fund managed by the Griffin Real Estate group, on the sale of a Warsaw office building to an entity belonging to the Generali group. The purchaser was reportedly supported by White & Case and Baker McKenzie.
The building, which offers over 15,000 square meters of office space and retail units at the ground floor level, was recently refurbished. The main tenant is the Polish Financial Supervision Authority.
K&P advised the Griffin Real Estate group at the stage of preparation of the transaction, as well as on conclusion of the preliminary share purchase agreement and on the closing of the transaction.
The K&P team was led by Senior Partner Rafal Rapala and Senior Associate Kacper Czubacki and included Partner Pawel Cholewinski, Counsel Marcin Rzysko and Karol Polosak, and Associates Malwina Jagiello, Kamil Wroblewski, and Sylwia Mizera.
In addition, the K&P Banking/Finance team led by Partner Olgierd Swierzewski and including Senior Associate Daniel Kozlowski and Counsel Agnieszka Serzysko advised on the financing of SO SPV 57 sp. z o.o.
Baker McKenzie's team consisted of Partner Katarzyna Kopczewska, Counsel Michal Maj, and Associate Michal Nocon.