LawFuel.com – 22 June 2010 – International law firm Eversheds has hired partner Karolina Stawowska to head up the newly established tax law practice in Warsaw. Karolina comes from PricewaterhouseCoopers tax department where she worked with the consumer brands team and the mergers and acquisitions team.
With the M&A team Karolina was responsible for tax advice on transactions conducted by private equity and venture capital funds, restructuring of capital groups, development of tax-effective structures for acquisition and financing of investments, and for tax-optimal exit strategies for sale of enterprises and shares by institutional and individual investors.
Currently, Karolina serves as the vice-chair of the National Audit Board of the Polish National Chamber of Tax Advisers.
David Jervis, Eversheds global head of tax commented:
“Karolina is well known in the Polish marketplace and having worked with Eversheds a number of times before, we knew she would be a great asset to the team. Karolina has been tasked with growing our Polish tax practice over the coming months to build on our European tax capabilities in line with our client service excellence strategy.”