Maria graduated in Politics and International Relations from the University of Cambridge in 2019. In 2019-20 she was involved in Polish electoral campaigning. Maria joined our team in 2020 to help us develop our work with early-stage technology and investors.

She is a native-level English and Polish speaker, with strong intercultural skills and a strong interest in the growth of the CEE, EU and UK technological sectors. Her work at NBLO involves the development of our strategic communication to the technology business community, client relations and business development.

Qualifications: Cambridge University

Languages Spoken: English and Polish

  • Startup Desk

    Our 15 years of industry expirence have consistently proven the importance of legal due diligence at the eary stage of business development. A solid legal foundation is key to long-term business success by: safeguarding against personal liability protecting your ideas and intellectual property ensuring certainty in relationships with investors and contractual partners reducing administrative and […]

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  • Fintech

    Bulgaria’s fintech sectors is fast-growing and innovative. Thanks to exceptional talent, domestically founded companies have become globally competitive actors. Our lawyers are highly knowledgeable about the legal challenges of dynamically changing fintech market. Our commercially minded lawyers deliver high-quality advice on how to effectively safeguard your business and profits. We offer a number of industry-relevant […]

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  • Venture Capital
  • Opening a bank account in Bulgaria in the name of a foreign business or organisation

    In this note, we provide an overview of the requirements an overseas-incorporated business must generally meet to open a bank account in Bulgaria. We restrict our analysis to those organisations or businesses which are structured as companies or corporations in their home jurisdiction. Bulgarian law recognises legal forms originating in other jurisdictions without discriminating in […]

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  • Lawyers’ insights into the NFT market

    Interest in NFTs In March 2021, the market for non-fungible token (NFT) digital assets has been examined with increasing interest prompted by the record-breaking US$ 69 million NFT sale by the artist Mike Winkelmann, known as Beeple. This followed the sale by Top Shot of a collection of NBA videos for US$ 230 million between […]

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Maria Cieslak

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