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Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland

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Paweł Lipski

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Eversheds Sutherland

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Intellectual property, E-business, TMT and Data protection


Paweł Lipski is an attorney at law and a partner at Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland, heading the firm’s IP & TMT practice.


He specializes in intellectual property law. He also handles matters of Internet law, consumer law, litigation, advertising and contract law. He has over 10 years of experience providing legal advice to businesses.

He supports clients in litigation, proceedings before the Polish Patent Office and the EU Intellectual Property Office, negotiations, due diligence projects, and development of intellectual property management strategies. He works for leading Internet platforms, retailers, and producers of advanced IT systems. He has particular experience advising on matters of online legal infringements, including high-profile cases of legal violations by users of hosting services.

He has represented companies in many criminal and civil proceedings regarding infringement of intellectual property rights. He has advised dozens of Internet startups on legal compliance of their business models.


Paweł is a graduate of the Faculty of Law and Administration at the University of Warsaw and a member of the Warsaw Regional Chamber of Legal Advisers. He completed postgraduate studies in copyright law with distinction at King’s College London and the British Law Centre operated by the universities of Warsaw and Cambridge. He also completed the program of the American Law Center of the University of Warsaw and the University of Florida Levin College of Law.


Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland stands out for handling disputes in the TMT sector, including employment and IP-related litigation. It also has an active contentious construction and infrastructure practice and continues to represent the State Treasury in a number of proceedings. Counsel Maciej Jóźwiak leads the team and has expertise in arbitration and alternative dispute resolution. Paweł Lipski and managing partner Tomasz Zalewski are defending FS File Solutions in a class action consisting of Polish publishers concerning potential IP infringements on the client's platform. Krzysztof Wierzbowski is another name to note, particularly in investment and regulatory disputes.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

The team at Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland advises clients, including Samsung and Ikea, on the spectrum of IP issues in Poland. Department co-head Paweł Lipski is representing Nagravision in various criminal claims against box-key extraction service providers. Former co-head Tomasz Zalewski left to join Bird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k. in January 2019.

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