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SNIADECKICH 17, 00-654 WARSAW, POLAND
Tel:
Work +48 22 609 08 40
Fax:
Fax +48 22 609 09 19
Email:
Web:
www.wozniaklegal.com

Grzegorz Wozniak

Tel:
Work +48 22 609 08 40
Email:
Wozniak Legal

Work Department

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Position

Managing partner

Career

The founding partner of Woźniak Legal, Grzegorz's clients consist of businesses and private clients. He advises a diverse range of Polish and non-Polish enterprises on their investments and operations in Poland and abroad. Grzegorz’s special areas of expertise are acquisitions, buy-outs, business start-ups, investments, SMEs, private equity and compliance issues as well as dispute resolution, in particular post-transactional litigation. Grzegorz was involved in many high-profile court cases, including some of the most significant bet-the-firm litigation and class action matters.
 
Grzegorz also has significant experience in property restitution claims. He represented foreign families in cases seeking compensation or the return of immovable properties and businesses nationalised by the Polish communist government just after World War II.

Grzegorz also advises private clients on a variety of matters, including cross-border succession, family governance, divorce, child custody and holding structures for multi-jurisdictional assets. He is named as a leading private client lawyer in Poland in Chambers HNW and the Legal 500 directories. Sources regard him to be "highly professional and knowledgeable".

Languages

English and Italian.

Member

- Anglo-Polish Law Association
- Japanese-Polish Law Association
- New Circle
- International Bar Association
- Warsaw Bar (attorney-at-law)

Education

Grzegorz studied law at the University of Warsaw. Grzegorz also holds a degree in engineering and mechanics from the Warsaw University of Technology. Grzegorz was also trained as a judge.


Poland

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Wozniak Legal's team of 'very professional and enthusiastic' lawyers is led by 'high-class' founding partner Grzegorz Wozniak, who represents ING Bank in a case against state-owned PKN Orlen that concerns the collection of OW Bunker Supply and Trading's receivables against one of the defendant's. Filip Kowalczyk is the other key name with particular experience in construction disputes.

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Private client

Within: Private client

Wozniak Legal's 'client-focused' team is instructed by wealthy individuals, families, estates, trusts and charities from Poland and abroad; handling inheritance issues and restitution claims in addition to commercial matters. 'Approachable' Grzegorz Woźniak advises the DKMS Foundation on a variety of matters, including corporate governance, regulation, dispute resolution and data protection. Senior associate Grzegorz Dudek is another key team member.

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