He graduated from the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warsaw in 2000, also completing a course in English and European law organised by the British Centre for English and European Legal Studies at the University of Warsaw in co-operation with the University of Cambridge. In 2014, he obtained a PhD from Akademia Leona Kozminskiego in Warsaw.
Since joining Weil in 1999, Filip has specialised in corporate law, M&A deals, private equity, privatisation and restructuring transactions. He has advised shareholders, sellers, targets, industry investors, private equity funds and institutional financial investors with regard to a wide range of transactions. He has represented many leading international real estate investors in complex M&A transactions.
The prestigious legal ranking publication Chambers & Partners has ranked Filip Uzieblo since 2011 as one of the best specialists in Poland for private equity and since 2015 for corporate/M&A. According to recent reports, Filip Uzieblo is frequently engaged by a diverse range of clients including real estate groups, private equity houses and venture capital funds on various transactions. He is an experienced practitioner who is best recognised for his activity in the real estate sector. Interviewees report him to be a “very proactive and hard-working” lawyer.
Another prestigious legal ranking, The Legal 500, ranked Filip in the “Next Generation Lawyers” category for private equity in its 2018 edition. Another legal ranking publication, IFLR1000, has since 2018 singled Filip out as a “Notable Practitioner” for private equity and in its 2019 edition it singled him out for M&A and real estate acquisitions.
Filip is fluent in English.