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Aleksander Smakosz


Aleksander specialises in banking and financial markets law, with a strong focus on project finance, acquisition finance, refinancing transactions and cross-border advisory. 

He advises companies, banks and other financial institutions on complex and high-value transactions in various sectors, including energy and infrastructure, both in Poland and internationally.

Aleksander has also gained professional experience in asset-backed finance, including aviation law aspects.



Representative matters

Baltic Hub Container Terminal sp. z o.o. on a EUR863.5m financing. (previous firm experience).

The senior lenders on the sustainability-linked EUR2.4bn portfolio financing of European data centers owned and operated by EdgeConneX group. (previous firm experience).

A club of five lenders on a EUR292m and PLN288m refinancing of Eko-Okna S.A. (previous firm experience).



MA, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw, 2021

MA, Music (Violin), Chopin University of Music in Warsaw, 2020

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.