Adam Jakub Czernikiewicz

  • 99 Bishopsgate
  • London EC2M 3XF
  • United Kingdom

Adam Czernikiewicz is an associate in the London office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Corporate Department. Mr. Czernikiewicz primarily handles M&A, US equity capital markets, venture capital, and private equity transactions.

He advises public and private companies on:

  • Public and private mergers and acquisitions
  • Cross-border transactions
  • Complex carve-outs and divestitures

Mr. Czernikiewicz is active in the firm’s pro bono program, representing asylum applicants before the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services component of the Department of Homeland Security.

Mr. Czernikiewicz joined the firm in 2017 after receiving his JD, magna cum laude, from the University of Illinois College of Law, where he served as co-editor-in-chief of the Illinois Law Update.

Mr. Czernikiewicz’s recent experience includes advising: 

  • The Adani Group on its proposed US$10.5 billion acquisition of Holcim’s stake in Ambuja Cements and ACC
  • Face It Limited, the leading digital destination for competitive gamers, on its merger with ESL Gaming, the world’s leading independent esports company
  • Vertical Aerospace on its US$2.2 billion deSPAC business combination with Broadstone Acquisition Corp.
  • Cipher Mining Technologies Inc., a newly formed US-based Bitcoin mining operation created by Bitfury, on its deSPAC business combination with Good Works Acquisition Corp
  • Hero Towers, a UK-based online shopping software firm, on its sale to Klarna Bank
  • Nexters in its US$1.9 billion deSPAC business combination with Kismet Acquisition One Corp
  • GTCR on its acquisition of The Gemini Companies, a provider of portfolio administration and accounting services and guidance on taxes, regulations, auditing, and distribution
  • Nanobit, a leading developer and publisher of mobile games based in Zagreb, Croatia on its sale to Stillfront
  • Stericycle, a regulated medical waste management services and compliance solutions provider, on its sale of its Domestic Environmental Solutions Business, to Harsco
  • Moonbug Entertainment on its acquisition of Cocomelon, a YouTube channel in the United States
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