Corporate law

At MFW Fiałek, we have extensive experience in matters related to the creation, ongoing service, and liquidation of companies, as well as mergers, divisions, and transformations.

We provide services including:

  • conducting due diligence of commercial law companies,
  • preparing legal opinions on the interpretation and application of corporate law and other provisions related to the operation of commercial companies,
  • establishing companies, including drafting articles of association and rules of order for supervisory and management boards,
  • preparing and negotiating agreements between partners or shareholders of companies (including shareholder agreements and joint venture agreements),
  • ongoing corporate services, including preparing draft resolutions of company bodies and preparation and conducting general meetings, shareholders’ meetings, and supervisory and management board meetings,
  • issuing opinions and interpreting corporate documents,
  • representing clients at shareholders’ meetings and general meetings,
  • comprehensive services for merger, division, and transformation processes, including issuing shares, stocks, and debt instruments,
  • advice on disputes between partners and between a partner and the company’s bodies, as well as disputes regarding minority rights and good manners,
  • advice on issues related to challenging the resolutions of company bodies, including establishing the non-existence of such resolutions,
  • advice on appointing and dismissing members of governing bodies,
  • preparing management agreements, non-competition agreements, and other agreements with members of the management board and other management personnel,
  • preparing and implementing incentive systems for managerial staff,
  • advice on the sale and encumbrance of stocks or shares, increasing and reducing share capital, redeeming stocks or shares, compulsory buyouts, repurchasing of stocks, and excluding shareholders,
  • dissolution and liquidation of companies,
  • advice on other business matters,
  • advice on the possible options for the partial debt restructuring of a public company as part of restructuring proceedings.

Completed projects

  • Limited liability company 

    Advice on structuring a dividend payment.

  • Partnerships

    Advice on creating a complex, multi-level capital structure based on partnerships, forming a type of investment fund.

  • Empik Media & Fashion S.A.

    Advice on the restructuring of subsidiaries located in Cyprus, Russia, and Ukraine.

  • Foreign entrepreneur from the IT industry

    Advising on the introduction to the Polish market.

  • German company in the pharmaceutical industry 

    Advice on the liquidation of a Polish branch and the creation of a new limited liability company.

  • Polish company in the media and fashion industry 

    Advising a listed company on the merger of its subsidiaries.

  • Multinational company from the warehousing industry 

    Advice on the merger of its subsidiaries.

  • Polish branch of a Japanese manufacturer of electronic devices and household appliances 

    Advice on restructuring business activities in Greece and Cyprus.

  • One of the largest Polish energy companies

    Advice on consolidating five subsidiaries, including in proceedings regarding corporate mergers and divisions.

  • Swedish manufacturer of waterproof materials 

    Advice on converting receivables into equity in a subsidiary.

Practices
  1. 01. Mergers and acquisitions
  2. 02. Private equity, venture capital
  3. 03. Acquiring an investor
  4. 04. Share offers
  5. 05. Bond issues
  6. 06. Due diligence
  7. 07. Restructuring
  8. 08. Real estate
  9. 09. Collateral administration
  10. 10. Investment funds
  11. 11. Regulatory advice
  12. 12. Dispute resolution
  13. 13. Acquisitions, capital market transactions
  14. 14. Obtaining financing
  15. 15. Corporate law
  16. 16. Competition law
  17. 17. Manager option programs
  18. 18. Labour law
  19. 19. Intellectual property
  20. 20. Personal data protection