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Global Guide

Intellectual Property — Poland


Baker McKenzie - Intellectual Property

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Band 1

第一等

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Eminent practitioner Marek Rosinski is a well-established name on the Polish IP market. His broad practice ranges from trade marks and copyrights to counterfeiting. He is a managing partner of the Warsaw office.

Marcin Fijalkowski climbs up a band this year as a result of positive feedback. He is very active in IP-related litigation and regularly assists clients in the pharmaceutical industry. Sources say he is "very friendly and accessible" and "proactive and understands the needs of business." He recently advised KidKraft on a cross-border enforcement case related to the protection of the company's design and copyrights.

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Wardyński & Partners - Intellectual Property

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Band 1

第一等

Commentary from the Chambers Global guide

Department head Włodzimierz Szoszuk is hailed by sources as a "good strategist, excellent at reacting to changes, not only very commercial but also technically fantastic." He is considered a well-established practitioner in IP-related contentious matters and is active in court proceedings. He recently represented Schwan-STABILO Schwanhäußer in a trade mark dispute.

Anna Pompe ascends a tier in the rankings following laudatory feedback from the market. Sources describe her as an "excellent lawyer and fighter in court." Clients also say she "adopts a personal approach and always looks at the broader picture." She is very well versed in trade mark protection and recently represented Lego in a trade mark and copyright infringement case.

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Drzewiecki Tomaszek & Partners - Intellectual Property

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Band 2

第二等

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Senior partner Andrzej Tomaszek represents clients in IP matters across a broad range of industries, including food, textile, pharmaceuticals and entertainment. Clients appreciate that he gives "straight-to-the-point answers and lays out a clear strategy." He recently co-led the firm's representation of InPost Group against Poczta Polska regarding the invalidation of a trade mark protection.

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LDS Lazewski Depo & Partners - Intellectual Property

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Band 2

第二等

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Marek Lazewski acts on a wide range of contentious patent, trade mark and design matters. Sources praise him as a "very energetic lawyer."

Clients report that Justyna Rasiewicz "knows how to talk to businesses." She is well versed in patent matters and has a strong track record advising clients in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries.

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Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak - Intellectual Property

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Band 2

第二等

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Szymon Gogulski's broad practice encompasses trade marks, copyrights and contentious matters related to patents and designs. A client notes that he is "friendly and takes care of client needs," saying: "I find him very discreet." He recently advised Swatch on a trade mark infringement case.

Ewa Skrzydło-Tefelska is described as a "very recommendable and good practitioner." She assists a wide array of domestic and international clients with trade mark and design protection.

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SK&S’ practice in the field of IP rights, including industrial property rights, is one of the biggest and leading practices in Poland and is made up of 19 lawyers, including 6 partners and of counsels. The IP team’s work is coordinated by , who specializes in industrial property, advertising law, unfair competition and domain name disputes and , who specializes in patent law, trade mark law, industrial designs law, pharmaceutical law, advertising law, unfair competition and private international and European law. SK&S serves clients with its knowledge and experience as regards on-going commercial advice on all types of intellectual property.

A significant part of SK&S’ practice consists of providing ongoing advice on marketing strategies and advertising campaigns. Members of the team have extensive experience in litigation involving all IP rights, including patents, trademarks, designs, database rights, unfair competition acts and unfair advertising practices. For many years, we have assisted the Business Software Alliance (BSA), an association of leading software producers, in its efforts to improve the observance of national software protection provisions.

We are a member of EuroITCounsel, the Global Advertising Law Alliance, the International Trademark Association and the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.

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Traple Konarski Podrecki & Partners - Intellectual Property

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Band 2

第二等

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Senior partner Elżbieta Traple is an eminence on the IP market in Poland. Sources say she is "reliable," adding that "she looks deeply into matters." Other observers praise her as a "tough negotiator and excellent academic."

Paweł Podrecki is a respected practitioner in IP litigation. He recently acted for Lotte Wedel on an unfair competition and trade mark infringement case. Clients say: "He is fully prepared and very experienced. He is a strategist who looks at the broader picture and has great leadership qualities."

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Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland - Intellectual Property

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Band 2

第二等

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Tomasz Zalewski is very well versed in copyrights matters. Clients highlight his "great personality and wide knowledge," adding that he is "very polite and helpful." "He is a very friendly and calm lawyer who has an excellent contact with clients," another source adds. He recently co-led the department's representation of Alab Laboratoria in a court dispute related to IP ownership.

Paweł Lipski enjoys considerable praise from clients and consequently ascends a tier in the rankings. Interviewees say: "He is good at building relationships." Other clients commend his "huge commitment and understanding of technical aspects," adding: "He is very available and has an inquisitive mind." He has a strong track record advising clients in the IT and technology sectors. He recently assisted Elcometer with a dispute regarding trade mark infringement.

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K&L Gates - Intellectual Property

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Band 3

第三等

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Sources are very positive about Oskar Tułodziecki, lauding him for "excellent business judgement and real-world experience," adding that he gives "very balanced advice." Another source says: "He is very smart and explains things very clearly." He represents many film production companies, often advising on copyright matters.

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Allen & Overy, A. Pedzich Sp. k. - Intellectual Property

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Band 4

第四等

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Department head Krystyna Szczepanowska-Kozłowska is a top-ranked IP lawyer who joined the firm in July 2015 to head the practice. "She is very supportive, gives excellent advice and strives to solve our problems," a client enthuses, adding that "she conducts discussions with energy and good arguments." She is an academic of broad experience and is particularly highly regarded for her expertise in patents, including litigation matters.

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Bird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k. - Intellectual Property

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Band 4

第四等

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Piotr Dynowski joins the rankings on the back of strong client feedback. Sources say: "He is very customer-friendly and good to talk to," adding that "he explains things in a straightforward way and does not use legalese." He is particularly active in patent disputes.

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CMS - Intellectual Property

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Clients highlight Tomasz Koryzma's "excellent service and valuable straight-to-the-point advice," while others praise him as "business-oriented, organised and always available." He heads the practice group and recently advised Chanel on enforcement actions connected with the import of counterfeit perfumes.

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Dentons - Intellectual Property

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Igor Ostrowski enters the rankings as a result of positive feedback. He is particularly adept at advising clients in the telecommunications, new technologies and media industries. An appreciative client says: "He is very efficient and communicative. He is able to explain complex matters in simple terms." Other sources commend his "excellent management skills."

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Hogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP - Intellectual Property

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Band 4

第四等

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Assists domestic and international clients with a broad range of IP matters, including trade marks, copyrights and patents.

Ewa Kacperek is a key contact for clients.

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Eminent Practitioner

Baker McKenzie

From the Chambers Global guide

Eminent practitioner Marek Rosinski is a well-established name on the Polish IP market. His broad practice ranges from trade marks and copyrights to counterfeiting. He is a managing partner of the Warsaw office.

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Krystyna Szczepanowska-Kozłowska

Allen & Overy, A. Pedzich Sp. k.

From the Chambers Global guide

Department head Krystyna Szczepanowska-Kozłowska is a top-ranked IP lawyer who joined the firm in July 2015 to head the practice. "She is very supportive, gives excellent advice and strives to solve our problems," a client enthuses, adding that "she conducts discussions with energy and good arguments." She is an academic of broad experience and is particularly highly regarded for her expertise in patents, including litigation matters.

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Włodzimierz Szoszuk

Wardyński & Partners

From the Chambers Global guide

Department head Włodzimierz Szoszuk is hailed by sources as a "good strategist, excellent at reacting to changes, not only very commercial but also technically fantastic." He is considered a well-established practitioner in IP-related contentious matters and is active in court proceedings. He recently represented Schwan-STABILO Schwanhäußer in a trade mark dispute.

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Traple Konarski Podrecki & Partners

From the Chambers Global guide

Senior partner Elżbieta Traple is an eminence on the IP market in Poland. Sources say she is "reliable," adding that "she looks deeply into matters." Other observers praise her as a "tough negotiator and excellent academic."

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Band 2

Marcin Fijalkowski

Baker McKenzie

From the Chambers Global guide

Marcin Fijalkowski climbs up a band this year as a result of positive feedback. He is very active in IP-related litigation and regularly assists clients in the pharmaceutical industry. Sources say he is "very friendly and accessible" and "proactive and understands the needs of business." He recently advised KidKraft on a cross-border enforcement case related to the protection of the company's design and copyrights.

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Band 2

Wardyński & Partners

From the Chambers Global guide

Anna Pompe ascends a tier in the rankings following laudatory feedback from the market. Sources describe her as an "excellent lawyer and fighter in court." Clients also say she "adopts a personal approach and always looks at the broader picture." She is very well versed in trade mark protection and recently represented Lego in a trade mark and copyright infringement case.

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Drzewiecki Tomaszek & Partners

From the Chambers Global guide

Senior partner Andrzej Tomaszek represents clients in IP matters across a broad range of industries, including food, textile, pharmaceuticals and entertainment. Clients appreciate that he gives "straight-to-the-point answers and lays out a clear strategy." He recently co-led the firm's representation of InPost Group against Poczta Polska regarding the invalidation of a trade mark protection.

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Oskar Tułodziecki

K&L Gates

From the Chambers Global guide

Sources are very positive about Oskar Tułodziecki, lauding him for "excellent business judgement and real-world experience," adding that he gives "very balanced advice." Another source says: "He is very smart and explains things very clearly." He represents many film production companies, often advising on copyright matters.

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Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland

From the Chambers Global guide

Tomasz Zalewski is very well versed in copyrights matters. Clients highlight his "great personality and wide knowledge," adding that he is "very polite and helpful." "He is a very friendly and calm lawyer who has an excellent contact with clients," another source adds. He recently co-led the department's representation of Alab Laboratoria in a court dispute related to IP ownership.

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Band 3

CMS

From the Chambers Global guide

Clients highlight Tomasz Koryzma's "excellent service and valuable straight-to-the-point advice," while others praise him as "business-oriented, organised and always available." He heads the practice group and recently advised Chanel on enforcement actions connected with the import of counterfeit perfumes.

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LDS Lazewski Depo & Partners

From the Chambers Global guide

Marek Lazewski acts on a wide range of contentious patent, trade mark and design matters. Sources praise him as a "very energetic lawyer."

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Band 3

Traple Konarski Podrecki & Partners

From the Chambers Global guide

Paweł Podrecki is a respected practitioner in IP litigation. He recently acted for Lotte Wedel on an unfair competition and trade mark infringement case. Clients say: "He is fully prepared and very experienced. He is a strategist who looks at the broader picture and has great leadership qualities."

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Band 3

Justyna Rasiewicz

LDS Lazewski Depo & Partners

From the Chambers Global guide

Clients report that Justyna Rasiewicz "knows how to talk to businesses." She is well versed in patent matters and has a strong track record advising clients in the pharmaceutical and biotech industries.

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Band 4

Aleksandra Auleytner

Domański Zakrzewski Palinka

From the Chambers Global guide

Aleksandra Auleytner of Domański Zakrzewski Palinka focuses her practice on intellectual and industrial property rights. She is particularly adept at representing clients in the technology and advertising sectors. Sources describe her as a "very experienced lawyer." She recently acted for ATM Organics on a trade mark infringement case.

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Bird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k.

From the Chambers Global guide

Piotr Dynowski joins the rankings on the back of strong client feedback. Sources say: "He is very customer-friendly and good to talk to," adding that "he explains things in a straightforward way and does not use legalese." He is particularly active in patent disputes.

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Band 4

Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak

From the Chambers Global guide

Szymon Gogulski's broad practice encompasses trade marks, copyrights and contentious matters related to patents and designs. A client notes that he is "friendly and takes care of client needs," saying: "I find him very discreet." He recently advised Swatch on a trade mark infringement case.

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Band 4

Anna Gołębiowska

Gołębiowska Krawczyk Roszkowski i Partnerzy

From the Chambers Global guide

Anna Gołębiowska of Gołębiowska Krawczyk Roszkowski i Partnerzy co-established a new firm in January 2017. She is a well-respected IP practitioner with a particular focus on brand protection. She is active in IP-related contentious matters. Clients value her availability and say she "gives clear opinions and, most importantly, suggestions."

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Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland

From the Chambers Global guide

Paweł Lipski enjoys considerable praise from clients and consequently ascends a tier in the rankings. Interviewees say: "He is good at building relationships." Other clients commend his "huge commitment and understanding of technical aspects," adding: "He is very available and has an inquisitive mind." He has a strong track record advising clients in the IT and technology sectors. He recently assisted Elcometer with a dispute regarding trade mark infringement.

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Dentons

From the Chambers Global guide

Igor Ostrowski enters the rankings as a result of positive feedback. He is particularly adept at advising clients in the telecommunications, new technologies and media industries. An appreciative client says: "He is very efficient and communicative. He is able to explain complex matters in simple terms." Other sources commend his "excellent management skills." 

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Band 4

Ewa Skrzydło-Tefelska

Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak

From the Chambers Global guide

Ewa Skrzydło-Tefelska is described as a "very recommendable and good practitioner." She assists a wide array of domestic and international clients with trade mark and design protection.

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Up and Coming

Justyna Wilczyńska-Baraniak

DLA Piper Wiater sp.k.

From the Chambers Global guide

Up-and-coming Justyna Wilczyńska-Baraniak of DLA Piper Wiater sp.k. joins the rankings after receiving extensive positive feedback from clients. "I really appreciated her work. She was very available and reacted very quickly," a client reports. She advises clients from a broad range of sectors on trade marks, patents and copyrights.

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