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Olga Polz

She is a graduate from the International Relations Faculty at the  Kyiv International University (title of specialist in international law with merit) and law at the SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw (Master's Degree in Law with merit).


At present she is preparing PhD thesis in civil law.


She gained her experience in international law firms in Poland and Ukraine (Clifford Chance, Schönherr and Magisters (merged with EPA&P)).


She provides advice to foreign clients, including those from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia to start and conduct business in Poland.


She speaks Russian, Ukrainian, English and Polish fluently. Tel:


Professional experience:


      • Provision of consultancy to an English private investment group in connection with a multi-stage purchase of the shopping mall in Kiev (consultancy in purchase, financing and securities, consultancy in internal restructuring, consultancy in transfer of lease contracts, coordination of local legal advisers from Cyprus and the Netherlands). Transaction value: approximately USD 200 million;

      • Provision of consultancy to a Polish private equity fund in connection with purchase of group of companies manufacturing snacks in Ukraine (due diligence conduct and coordination, preparation of purchase documents, coordination of local legal advisers from Cyprus and Moldova). Transaction value: approximately USD 10 million;

      • Provision of consultancy to the international bank in relation to change in schedule of debt repayment of the leading European manufacturer of sanitary ware and bathroom furniture (termination of the existing documentation of securities and preparation of the new one, registration of securities, preparation of legal opinion).  Transaction value: approximately EUR 350 million;

      • Provision consultancy to the international bank in connection with multi-currency credit facility agreement under official receivership for the leading European manufacturer of cement and concrete (amendment to the credit facility agreement, preparation of documentation to join the credit facility and agreements between the credit facility providers, preparation of securities, registration of securities, preparation of legal opinion). Transaction value: approximately EUR 8,7 million;

      • Provision of consultancy to the Italian group of banks as regards a secured credit facility agreement for the leading Italian manufacturer of locks. Transaction value: approximately EUR 340 million;

      • Provision consultancy to the Russian bank in connection with the secured credit facility agreement for the Ukrainian investment group (coordination of due diligence, preparation of the security package, preparation of legal opinion). Transaction value: approximately USD 230 million;

      • Provision consultancy to Deutsche Bank while opening a branch in Ukraine and preparation of draft banking documents used during ordinary operation;

      • Due diligence of companies from oil and gas sector, granite mining, banking, manufacturing, agricultural production sectors and other sectors.