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 recognised for his strong background in private equity, with market commentators describing him as a ‘great lawyer with extensive experience.’ He draws on his expertise in M&A to represent prominent investment funds and private equity firms in a range of transactions, especially in the real estate sector.”
In the 2016 edition of another international legal ranking, Best Lawyers, Filip Uzieblo was recommended as one of the leading lawyers in Poland for private equity. The 2018 edition of another legal ranking, IFLR1000, singled Filip out as one of a select few “Notable Practitioners”.
Filip is fluent in English.