Pawel Chodzinski is an advocate and chartered tax adviser in the Warsaw office of K&L Gates, combining his legal background with tax knowledge and thus optimally building experience in all facets of tax with a greater focus on transactional tax in the PE/VC, RE/infrastructure, finance and insurance sectors. He is experienced in international tax planning, and provides tax related advice on M&A and restructuring transactions involving leading domestic companies, as well as on transactions within the framework of international capital groups.
Pawel Chodzinski also focuses on the full spectrum of ethics & compliance and anti-corruption practice as well as tax and white-collar litigations. He has experience advising on fiscal, fraud and corruption issues including internal investigations and government enforcement matters.
He provides business oriented advice concerning tax aspects of various financial instruments as well as tax, regulatory and compliance aspects of on-going activities relating to companies across a number of sectors in particular energy and fuels, automotive, IT, pharmaceutical, real estate, and the financial sector including leasing companies and banks.
Pawel Chodzinski is a national commentator for the IBFD on transfer pricing in Poland, and Bloomberg's 'VAT Navigator' know-how toll. He is also active in CSR projects. He was director at the British Alumni Society (BAS) - an NGO acting for professionals with shared experience of studying in the UK.
Recommended in the Legal500 Edition for 2012 as a lawyer who “demonstrates high levels of professionalism” and the Legal500 Edition for 2013 as “commercially minded” with “excellent technical knowledge.”
Ranked by Chambers Europe for 2015 and 2016 as an Associate-to-watch.
"Associate Paweł Chodziński enters the rankings after impressing clients with his communication skills and attention to detail. He has considerable experience of transactional tax matters and assisted TelecityGroup with its acquisition of PLIX."
“Paweł Chodziński is a key member of the team, assisting with multiple matters, international tax planning, M&A and contentious matters.”
Prior to joining K&L Gates Paweł practiced in the Warsaw office of an international law. Prior to this, he worked in the Warsaw and London offices of a magic circle law firm.