Maria Ślązak - Attorney at Law - Partner.
  • has long time experience in advising and representing in courts businesses from various sectors through the law firm which she established in 1991. In particular she specializes in comprehensive advisory services to foreign investors as regards both commercial law and property investment, general principles of tax law, competition law, legal services to banks and foreign investment funds, advisory in privatization and restructuring processes, negotiations and drafting of trade contracts in such areas as, among others, pharmaceutical law; dispute resolution between parties through negotiations or mediation and, only when necessary, through court and arbitration proceedings.
  • graduated from the Faculty of Law, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń;
  • has also completed a study in European and British law organized by Cambridge University; post-graduate tax law studies at the Warsaw School of Economics;
  • has participated in internships of several months in Canada, Denmark, Ireland as well as in numerous professional seminars in Poland and abroad;
  • Arbitrator of the Court of Arbitration at the Polish Chamber of Commerce in Warsaw and at the Polish Confederation of Private Employers Lewiatan;
  • decoration from the Minister of Justice for merits to the Polish justice system in 2011;
  • received the Golden Paragraph (Złoty Paragraf) Award in 2012 and 2016;
  • Award of Luarsab Andronikashvili of the Georgian Bar Association (as the first foreign lawyer);
  • in the period 2007-2013 member of the Board and the Chairperson of the Foreign Committee of the Polish Bar of Attorneys-at-law;
  • in the period 2013-2016 Vicepresident and the Chairperson of the Foreign Committee of the Polish Bar of Attorneys-at-law
  • in 2015 President (2012-2014 VicePresident) of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE), the most prestigious organization which brings together law societies of EU member states and of the neighbouring countries, representing over a million European lawyers;
  • since July 2017 the President of the European Association of Lawyers with its seat in Brussels, the organization established in 1986 for promotion among lawyers knowledge about the European Law;
  • member of BIC Policy Committee and Credentials Committee at the International Bar Association (IBA) - a committee which approves applications for membership from law societies from around the world;
  • fluent in English and Russian.

Michał Ślązak -  Attorney at Law - Partner.

  • specializes in economic law issues, with particular interest in company law, provides legal assistance by advising and representing clients in courts, especially to foreign-owned companies;
  • has gained professional experience in international legal firms providing services to businesses from different sectors (corporation law, counselling during restructuring processes of companies, analysis of the legal status of companies - due diligence, legal services to company bodies), drafting and negotiating of contracts in transactions with foreign businesses;
  • advises on property law (holds a state licence of a real estate agent), with particular focus on legal audits of real estate and on purchase and sales transactions, management, maintenance as well as restitution of property;
  • author of numerous studies and articles in specialist press for lawyers, co-author of the handbook entitle "Restructuring in Europe";
  • graduated from the Faculty of Law and Administration at the University of Warsaw; has also completed studies in American law at the Centre for American Law Studies organized in co-operation with the University of Florida;
  • has participated in foreign professional internships;
  • fluent in English.



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