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Partner Head of Real Estate and Construction, CMS, Poland
Agata Jurek-Zbrojska is a qualified legal advisor and Head of the Real Estate and Construction Department at CMS – one of the largest real estate teams in Poland, comprising approximately 40 experienced lawyers
For over twenty years Agata has successfully advised on the largest real estate transactions in Poland and on numerous cross-border projects, with particular focus on office, commercial, logistics and residential real estate at all stages of the investment process.
In recent years she has advised on the first projects in the pioneering PRS (apartments for rent) market in Poland. As part of these projects, she negotiated both forward funding acquisition agreements and the implementation of development projects by developers, and conducted legal analyses for international investment funds to assess the legal risks of such investments.
Her experience includes comprehensive legal support of transactions for local and international investors, developers and real estate funds active in the CEE region. In particular, she advises on strategic aspects of acquisition and sale transactions, joint venture, structuring and restructuring in all market segments.
She also specialises in legal services related to the lease of real estate and infrastructure projects (buy & lease and sale & leaseback structures), as well as office space and commercial real estate.
Agata also has extensive experience in advising on construction projects, including preparing and negotiating construction contracts based on FIDIC standards, development agreements, and construction works contracts, in the process of obtaining construction decisions. She has also successfully advised on construction projects in the oil and gas and renewable energy sectors.
She is recommended by international legal directories such as Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and IFLR1000 as an expert in the real estate sector.
Prior to joining CMS, she was a partner at Greenberg Traurig and previously worked with international law firms such as Hogan Lovells, Garrigues and Salans (Dentons).