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Doktór Jerszynski Pietras Adwokaci i Radcowie Prawni Spólka, Gracjan Pietras, Warsaw, POLAND

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Gracjan Pietras

Doktór Jerszynski Pietras Adwokaci i Radcowie Prawni Spólka

Work Department

Technology Media and Telecommunications, Intellectual Property, Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner at Doktór Jerszyński Pietras

Career

Head of the TMT Department. With 20 years of legal practice in the field of intellectual property and new technologies, Gracjan Pietras is now widely recognised on the Polish market.  He has been involved in the major transactions relating to the transfer, licensing and services of IT and media products.

Co-head of Dispute Resolution Department. He has been involved in numerous high-profile civil proceedings in which he has represented mainly business clients from the sectors of financial services, press publishing, cosmetics production and construction.  In his practice he focuses on disputes regarding derivative financial instruments, agency, copyrights, trademarks, unfair competition and press law. 

In addition to numerous cases pending in various common courts in Poland, he has represented clients in a number of successful cases before the Supreme Court.  He authored a number of arguments which contributed to significant and recognised Supreme Court rulings relating to financial products and agency agreements.  He has also been engaged in various ADR proceedings including representing client before arbitration courts and in mediation. 

Now he also runs his column in iMagazine focusing on legal aspects of new technologies. 

Recommended by Legal 500 EMEA 2019 (TMT and Dispute Resolution) and Chambers Europe 2007 (Intellectual Property).

 

Languages

Polish, English

Education

Advocate since 2005

Master of Law, Warsaw University, 1999


Poland

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Doktór Jerszynski Pietras Adwokaci i Radcowie Prawni Spólka's team has vast expertise in financial sector disputes, including for financial institutions. Department co-head Łukasz Doktór  has a niche in contentious issues arising from derivative financial instruments. Fellow co-head Gracjan Pietras is noted for civil proceedings.

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TMT

Within: TMT

Gracjan Pietras leads the team at Doktór Jerszynski Pietras Adwokaci i Radcowie Prawni Spólka, which handles intellectual property and new technology matters for an impressive range of public and private sector clients. In one outstanding matter, Pietras advised Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace on a contract with the Polish Ministry of Defence for technological services. In another stand-out matter, he advised Jeronimo Martins Polska on a long-term contract with Orange Polska relating to the implementation of telecoms infrastructure across its stores in Poland.

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