Sylwia Zwolan

Associate, Warsaw

Biography

Overview

Sylwia Zwolan focuses her practice on Polish and EU law, in particular with respect to energy and environmental law projects as well as related regulatory issues. She has been involved in a number of M&A transactions in the energy sector. During her practice, she has participated in numerous due diligence processes of photovoltaic, onshore and offshore wind, and biogas projects, supervising entire projects and supporting companies at every stage of investment development. Additionally, she has worked on innovative projects in the fields of waste, emissions and pollution reduction management. Moreover, she has obtained geological permits for clients and worked on construction contracts.

Prior to joining White & Case, Sylwia gained valuable experience working in several renowned international law firms based in Warsaw.

Bars and Courts
Advocate, Warsaw Bar Association of Advocates
Education
Postgraduate studies, Academy of Energy
Warsaw School of Economics
LLM
International Commercial and Maritime Law
University of Swansea

United Kingdom

Postgraduate studies, English and European Law
University of Warsaw

in collaboration with Cambridge University

Postgraduate studies, Business Law
Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University, Faculty of Law and Administration
LLM
Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University, Faculty of Law and Administration
Languages
Polish
English

Experience

Pacifico Energy Partners: representation of Pacifico Energy Partners in connection with the acquisition of a PV portfolio with a projected capacity of up to 280 MW.

EIT InnoEnergy: representation of Meva Energy, a Swedish company, in connection with the development of a waste treatment facility. Meva Energy, supported by EIT InnoEnergy, signed a EUR 23 million green energy agreement with IKEA Industry to produce long-term renewable power from wood residue in Zbaszynek.

A multinational company: representation of a multinational company in connection with the sale of a construction-ready wind farm with a winning bid for more than 24 MW of capacity.

An international company: representation of an international company in connection with the acquisition of a portfolio of PV projects with a total capacity of approximately 100 MW.

An international company: representation of an international company in connection with the acquisition of a portfolio of 9 biogas plants ready for construction in Poland.

A Polish company: representation of a Polish company in connection with the acquisition of a portfolio of PV projects with a total capacity of approximately 13 MW.

An international company: representation of an international company in connection with the development of wind and solar projects located throughout Poland at every stage of project development.

An international company: representation of an international company in connection with the acquisition of a portfolio of PV projects with a total capacity of approximately 40 MW.

A Polish company: representation of a Polish company in connection with the sale of offshore wind power projects.

An international company: representation of an international company in connection with the acquisition of an offshore wind power project.