Michał Karwacki

Counsel, Attorney

Michał has more than 20 years of transactional experience in providing legal advice to investors, entrepreneurs and founders in M&A, private equity and venture capital transactions.

He participates in transaction structuring and implementation, due diligence supervision, drafting transaction documentation and negotiations.

Among the investment funds he has represented  Abris Capital Partners, Resource Partners, Value4Capital, Avallon MBO, Cogito Capital Partners, EEC Ventures, Innova Capital, IK Capital. In addition he has assisted corporations such as Cadbury, Pilkington, Bauer, Fortis Meble and Adamed Pharma, as well as early stage business across number of sectors.

He has negotiated sheer volume of venture deals, including investment agreements, shareholders agreements, financing agreements, articles of association or employee options agreements.

In addition, he has extensive experience in amicable dispute resolution, including as a mediator in disputes between parties.

He participated as an expert in TV stations, including TVN CNBC and TVP.

Attorney-at-law and a member of the Warsaw Bar of Advocates. Graduate of the Faculty of Law and Administration at the University of Warsaw and the American Law Center at the University of Warsaw in cooperation with the University of Florida Fredric G. Levin College of Law.

Prior to joining MFW Fiałek he worked with international law firms for over two decades.

Languages: Polish, English

  1. 01. Mergers and acquisitions
  2. 02. Private equity, venture capital
  3. 03. Acquiring an investor
  4. 04. Due diligence
  5. 05. Restructuring
  6. 06. Investment funds
  7. 07. Acquisitions, capital market transactions
  8. 08. Obtaining finance
  9. 09. Corporate law

Completed projects

  • CofounderZone sp. z o.o.

    Advising CofounderZone fund on the Aleet Sp. z o.o. financing round. CofounderZone acted as the lead investor, angel investors as co-investors and FundingBox fund as the second close investor.

  • Scanmed Group

    Advising Abris Capital portfolio company Scanmed Group on the acquisition of 100% of the shares in Centrum Rehabilitacji sp. z o.o. with its seat in Chorzów.

  • Cogito Capital Partners

    Advising Cogito Capital Partners on the Series A investment round in SKY ENGINE AI, a London-based vendor of Generative AI Synthetic Data Cloud platform for deep learning in vision AI, and its Polish subsidiary – Sky Engine Sp. z o.o.

  • Solita

    Advising Solita – technology, data, and design company – on a project involving investment and integration with Future Mind.

  • Scanmed Group

    Advising Abris Capital portfolio company Scanmed Group on the acquisition of 100% of the shares in Med-Lux sp. z o.o.

  • IT Company

    Advising minority shareholders of a company operating in the IT sector in connection with the execution of a minority shareholder’s option to sell a minority stake in the company, as well as the execution of the earn-out.