Brunon Surma

Brunon Surma


Brunon advises on various Polish tax aspects of cross-border financings.
His particular fields of expertise include withholding tax, as well as anti-avoidance rules and mandatory disclosure regime (DAC-6).



Representative matters

A public petroleum and natural gas company on tax aspects of its investment in Poland’s refining, wholesale, and jet fuel marketing segments through a number of acquisitions from PKN Orlen.

Aareal Bank on tax aspects of refinancing the Skyliner office building in Warsaw; a newly developed, green skyscraper of the Austrian investor, Karimpol Poland.

A club of lenders on tax aspects of a landmark transaction involving a EUR863.5m financing for BalticHub sp. z o.o. (previously operating under the name DCT sp. z o.o.) in relation to, among others, the construction of Terminal 3 of the deep water container terminal in Gda?sk.

Pro bono

Advising Polish foundations on tax aspects of the donations received and cooperation with third-party contractors.



Warsaw Bar Association of Attorneys-at-Law (Attorney-at-law)


MA, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw, 2019

BA, Finance and Accounting, University of 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.