Basic facts about the department
- Heads of department: Szymon Gogulski and Ewa Skrzydło-Tefelska
- 4 partners
- 10 other qualified lawyers
- Office locations: Katowice, Poznań, Warsaw and Wrocław
What the team is known for Particularly recommended for IP-related litigation. Covers a broad range of matters, including trade mark portfolio and other IP rights management, copyrights and counterfeiting. Frequently advises clients in the luxury goods, pharmaceutical, FMCG, IT and retail sectors.
Strengths The team is highly recommended by interviewees for its effectiveness. A client describes SKS as a "well-organised and effective law firm, able to provide prompt and specialised legal services." Another source appreciates that the lawyers are "always straight to the point and efficient."
Commentators also highlight the group's creativity, saying: "They are very open to resolving issues in different ways and exploring different pathways to success."
Work highlights Advised Eveline Cosmetics on strategic IP and trade mark protection issues.
Acted for WizzAir on a series of domain name infringement cases.
Significant clients Nike, Tommy Hilfinger, Mars, Lidl, Microsoft.
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," adding: "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.