Following the recent addition of Roxana Dudau in Romania (reported by CEE Legal Matters on September 6, 2022), Wolf Theis has announced it hired Tomasz Siembida in Poland as a Partner, and the further promotion of Austria-based Nikolaus Loudon and Venus Valentina Wong, Poland-based Konrad Kosicki, and Slovenia-based Teja Balazic Jerovsek to Partners.
Specializing in corporate/M&A, Siembida has been serving as the CEO of UniApek SA since 2019. Before moving in-house, he was a Partner with Czabanski Galuszynski and Partners between 2017 and 2019. Earlier still, he worked for Weil Gotshal and Manges between 2000 and 2017.
Specializing in employment, litigation, and corporate/M&A, Balazic Jerovsek has been with the team since 2011, Prior to that, she worked as an Attorney Candidate with Janezic & Jarkovic between 2010 and 2011, as a Judicial Trainee with the Higher Court in Ljubljana between 2008 and 2009 and as an Attorney Trainee with Becelj & Partners between 2007 and 2008.
Specializing in energy, environmental, construction, and infrastructure law, Kosicki has been with the team since 2019, when he joined from Gide Loyrette Nouel. He was a Counsel at Gide between 2015 and 2019. Before that, he worked for Norton Rose Fulbright, first as an Associate between 2008 and 2014 and as a Senior Associate between 2014 and 2015. Earlier still, he was a Lawyer with Squire Sanders between 2007 and 2008.
Specializing in litigation and white collar crime, Loudon joined the team in 2012 as a Legal Trainee. In 2013 he was promoted to Associate within the Dispute Resolution team and in 2017 he was appointed to Senior Associate. In 2020, he was elevated to Counsel.
Specializing in arbitration and litigation, Wong first joined the team in 2016. Before that, she was an Attorney at Law with the Torggler law firm between 2012 and 2016 and with Andreas Reiner & Partners between 2004 and 2012.