Former Bird & Bird Partner Adam Kowalczyk has joined the Litigation practice in Allen & Overy’s Warsaw office as a Partner. Also joining with Kowalczyk are Counsel Grzegorz Kostrzewa and Lawyers Jacek Becker and Mateusz Kosowicz.
According to Allen & Overy, “apart from resolving complex commercial disputes, Adam specializes in internal inquiries, business fraud and corruption, money laundering, sanctions compliance, insider trading, and tax crimes.”
Before joining Allen & Overy, Kowalczyk spent five years as a Partner with Bird & Bird. Before that, he was a part of PwC Legal, between 2016 and 2018, and, earlier, part of Weil Gotshal & Manges, where he spent six years. He began his career in 2008 by joining DLA Piper.
“We are excited to welcome Adam to our team and to further expand our dispute resolution offering,” Allen & Overy Managing Partner Arkadiusz Pedzich commented. “His network and skills will enable us to serve our clients with the best service and solutions in this demanding and fast-changing market.”
“I’m thrilled to be joining the Allen & Overy team,” Kowalczyk added. “I look forward to bringing my expertise to A&O’s platform and client base and working with the reputable team in the Warsaw office and beyond.”