Katarzyna Jakubiak | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Katarzyna Jakubiak

Associate, Warsaw

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Overview

Katarzyna Jakubiak focuses her practice on banking and financial transactions. She has advised on finance transactions concluded in various sectors of the economy, including bilateral and syndicated term and revolving loan facilities, project finance, structured finance, and acquisition and corporate financing. Katarzyna represents both financial institutions and borrowers.

Prior to joining White & Case, Katarzyna worked for the Warsaw office of a Magic Circle firm for almost seven years.

Bars and Courts

  • Legal Adviser, Regional Chamber of Legal Advisers in Warsaw

Education

  • Master's Degree, Warsaw University, Faculty of Law and Administration

Languages

  • Polish
  • English

Experience

Coast2Coast: representation of a private equity fund in connection with term and revolving facilities for the financing of the acquisition of Profi Group.

Bank Pekao S.A.: representation of the bank in connection with a term and overdraft facilities agreement for Danwood Group.

Bank Zachodni WBK S.A., Alior Bank S.A., Bank BGŻ BNP Paribas S.A., DNB Bank ASA, DNB Bank Polska S.A., PKO Bank Polski S.A., TFI PZU S.A. and Raiffeisen Bank International AG: representation of a consortium of financial institutions in relation to the granting of term facilities and revolving facilities of PLN 7 billion to Play Holding 2 S.à r.l. and P4 sp. z o.o. (Play's network operator).

Bank Zachodni WBK S.A.: representation of the bank in connection with the refinancing of the existing indebtedness and financing general corporate purposes of MBL Poland sp. z o.o., a manufacturer of an extensive standard range of quality products for the wheelchair industry.

Bank Zachodni WBK S.A. and ING Bank Śląski S.A.: representation of banks in connection with the financing for the acquisition of assets of the KROSNO S.A. glassworks in liquidation by Krosno Glass sp. z o.o., a company set up by Coast2Coast Capital.

Bank Pekao S.A., Bank Zachodni WBK S.A., PZU S.A., Societe Generale S.A., Bank Millennium S.A., BGK and PKO BP S.A.): representation of a consortium of financial institutions in connection with the financing of the construction by Lotos Asfalt sp. z o.o. of a delayed coking unit and the accompanying installations at the Gdansk oil refinery.

PKO Bank Polski S.A., Bank BGŻ BNP Paribas S.A., Bank Handlowy w Warszawie S.A., Bank Zachodni WBK S.A., HSBC Bank Polski S.A., ING Bank Śląski S.A. and HSBC Bank plc: representation of a consortium of financial institutions in connection with the €220 million revolving facility granted to Synthos S.A. and its subsidiaries to support the companies' day-to-day business activity.

Bank Zachodni WBK S.A.: representation of the bank in connection with a revolving facility granted to AASA Polska S.A. and Carlton sp. z o.o. sp. k. (companies operating in the consumer loans sector) to support the companies' day-to-day business activity.

DCT Gdańsk S.A.: representation of the company in connection with the financing of the development of a new container terminal in the Port of Gdańsk.

ING Bank N.V., ING Bank Śląski S.A. and Bank Pekao S.A.: representation of the mandated lead arrangers in connection with the financing of a 42 MW wind farm in Poland owned by EW Orneta 2 sp. z o.o., which belongs to ERG Renew S.p.A.