Karol Schlesinger

Admitted in 2018


Karol graduated from the University of Exeter in LL.B. Law (First Class Honours) before attaining an LL.M. in Law (specialising in German Civil Law and European Union Law) from University of Saarland, Germany. He qualified as a solicitor in 2018, having achieved distinction in the Legal Practice Course. Karol then went on to train at Jackamans Solicitors, gaining experience in Commercial Property, Private Client, Dispute Resolution and Company/Commercial matters.

Before joining Michelmores, he worked for a reputable law firm in the East Anglia region dealing with a wide variety of real-estate matters, including sales and acquisitions of freehold or leasehold land, development land; grant of new leases, lease renewals and assignments and property finance. He is currently assisting Philip Wolfgang, who is a senior partner in the Transactional Real Estate Team at Michelmores. Karol has experience of representing a range of clients including private landlords, tenants, developers, company directors, pension scheme administrators to name a few. 

He is extremely passionate about his work and clients, constantly striving to assist them in accomplishing their commercial objectives, delivering pragmatic solutions and easy-to-understand legal advice. He always ensures that all players in the transaction are fully informed and regularly updated to facilitate a smooth progression of the matter.

As a former martial arts enthusiast and competitive judoka, outside of office Karol enjoys swimming, cycling, exercising in the gym and skiing. He is also a keen traveller and explorer, having previously spent time in Malta, Sydney and Vancouver working as an English (as a foreign) language teacher.  He is also fluent in German and Slovak.