Firms To Watch: Public procurement

RKKW – Kwasnicki, Wrobel & Partners advises contractors and contracting authorities at every step of the procurement process, as well as representing clients before the National Appeal Chamber. The team is headed up by Witold Sławiński.

Public procurement in Poland

Clifford Chance

The public procurement practice at Clifford Chance works closely with the firm's litigation and dispute resolution departments, handling both the contentious and non-contentious aspects of procurement proceedings. Engaging in cases which include EU public procurement law elements, the team frequently serves leading international corporates and institutions, including navigating the intricacies of Polish laws, often appearing before the National Chamber of Appeals. Piotr Bogdanowicz helms the team, and alongside procurement issues, is also an expert in state aid matters, with clients commending his ‘deep insight into the ways of working of the contracting authorities’. Marcin Ciemiński is adept at handling disputes before state courts and arbitral tribunals. Adrian Król and Martyna Darczuk are also active team members.

Practice head(s):

Piotr Bogdanowicz

Other key lawyers:

Marcin Ciemiński; Adrian Król; Martyna Darczuk


‘Clifford Chance provides a professional and comprehensive service in difficult high-level tender proceedings. It also makes recommendations on difficult cases, including those involving cooperation with foreign entities.’

‘The main individual we worked with was Piotr Bogdanowicz. He effectively represented us in proceedings before the National Appeals Chamber, assisted us in very difficult matters, and provided a quick and substantive legal service when we had little time to react.’

‘Clifford Chance has been able to maintain excellency in its support throughout months of negotiations. Maintaining such a high level of services for such a long duration, in a very difficult context with strong pressure and direct involvement in the negotiation, was quite unique.’

‘Piotr Bogdanowicz and Marcin Ciemiński have both provided high and complementary expertise. Piotr is definitely a great specialist of the public procurement law of his country, with deep insight into the ways of working of the contracting authorities. Marcin, as a specialist in litigation and arbitration, was able to provide extremely precise legal assessment on existing case law and to immediately translate this into appropriate advice.’

Key clients

Airbus Defence and Space SAS

Związek Banków Polskich

Meridiam SAS

VF Worldwide Holdings Ltd

Pojazdy Szynowe PESA Bydgoszcz S.A.

Pfizer Polska sp. z o.o.

Polski Fundusz Rozwoju S.A.

Baltic Hub Container Terminal Sp. z o.o.

Work highlights

  • Advising Baltic Hub on a tender procedure conducted by Gdańsk Port Authority for selecting the lessees of the maritime areas adjacent to the Port of Gdańsk.
  • Advising the consortium consisting of PESA Bydgoszcz and NEWAG on the tender procedure concerning supplies of 38 trains and 45 locomotives held by PKP Intercity.
  • Advising Meridiam SAS and Terminal Link SAS on the pre-qualification phase of the Gdynia Port Project.


CMS remains a dominant force in the public procurement arena, frequently addressing the competition-related aspects of consortia formation, drafting public procurement contracts, and providing advice on public projects across various industries, including energy, infrastructure, telecoms and construction. The team excels in both domestic and EU law issues, collaborating closely with the firm’s energy and projects departments. Małgorzata Urbańska leads the group, focusing her practice on advising private and public corporates on all types of tenders in the Polish market. Marcin Bejm, who is also the head of the firm’s energy and infrastructure practice, concentrates on advising on projects concerning various types of infrastructure assets in Poland and the wider CEE region. Krzysztof Sikora is notable for representing clients before the National Appeals Chamber, while Angelika Szufel specialises in the organisation of infrastructure investment projects, particularly within the transport and energy sectors.

Practice head(s):

Małgorzata Urbańska

Other key lawyers:

Marcin Bejm; Krzysztof Sikora; Angelika Szufel


‘The team is highly accessible and engaged in projects. The culture is to exceed expectations and anticipate issues that are flagged to clients before they happen, which significantly accelerates the time to execute projects and greatly increases the probability of success.’

‘The individuals that I worked with include Angelika Szufel and Marcin Bejm. Both are characterised by very deep sector expertise and have often shared valuable industry insights that would typically be reserved for commercial experts. They also have a profound knowledge of all the potential issues with administrative procedures and how to address them.’

‘Exceptionally deep knowledge of the sector and of legal precedents. Very accessible and willing to work out-of-hours when the need occurs. Able to quickly be briefed and provide legal input with rapid turnaround times’

‘I have worked closely with Angelika Szufel over the past 1.5 years and have been extremely impressed by her availability and in-depth knowledge of complex public procurement contracts. The involvement of Angelika and her team was decisive in our company winning one of our biggest ever contracts. Their ongoing support is a key part of our overall success.’

‘The team led by Marcin Bejm is the most experienced on the market. I have full trust in them. Always looking for a solution, no matter how complicated the issue seems to be. Nothing is impossible to negotiate with this team.’

‘Marcin Bejm – professional as a lawyer with broad soft skills used during cooperation on difficult and business topics with clients; open to diversity of cooperation and flexible in setting the terms of cooperation.’

‘The advice was aimed not only at securing the described initial aims and needs of our institution, but suggested several unique propositions aimed at providing the best result. During our meetings we felt that we were consulting someone who has very broad experience, can suggest solutions tested before in practice, and takes into account the specific character of our institution.’

‘Angelika Szufel provided the best possible advice. She was incredibly devoted to the process and we had the impression that she was giving much more of her time and skills than minimally required. She was highly competent, knew the specific field and background of our institution and she was able to identify not only the vital aims for us, but also threats and difficulties we did not think about before starting our cooperation.’

Key clients

AECOM Polska


Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego

Centralny Port Komunikacyjny sp. z o.o. (Central Transportation Hub)

Corinth Pipeworks

European Investment Bank (EIB)

Foster & Partners

Górnośląskie Towarzystwo Lotnicze SA


Incheon Airport in Seoul



Mirbud SA

Pojazdy Szynowe PESA Bydgoszcz SA

Polskie Sieci Elektroenergetyczne SA (PSE)

Warbud S.A. (Vinci Group)





Work highlights

  • Advised Kyndryl on a major tender for maintenance services for the IT system owned by the Polish Social Security Institution, including successfully challenging the tender’s specification before the National Appeal Chamber.
  • Advised Hochtief on a competitive dialogue concerning a public housing PPP project, including successfully challenging the tender’s specification before the National Appeal Chamber.
  • Advised Foster & Partners on a competitive dialogue concerning design services relating to the new passenger terminal to be located at the new central airport in Poland.


With an expanding international client network, Dentons continues to advise on public procurement matters related to transport, life sciences, energy, healthcare, and other sectors, integrating this advice with public aid, taxation, and restructuring support. The team also frequently appears before the National Appeals Chamber. Spearheading the group is Aldona Kowalczyk, a key point of call for contracting authorities, bidders or private partners seeking advice on public procurement and PPP matters. Other key contacts include 'top-class specialist' Anna Szymańska, who heads up the dedicated defence and security sub-group within the public procurement team; Agnieszka Gilowska, an expert in advising on the preparation of tender documentation; and Sylwester Kuchnio, who also acts as an arbitrator. Jarosław Witek specialises in the aerospace, defence and public security sectors.

Practice head(s):

Aldona Kowalczyk

Other key lawyers:

Anna Szymańska; Agnieszka Gilowska; Sylwester Kuchnio; Jarosław Witek


‘Anna Szymańska is a top-class specialist in public procurement law. She is characterised by high competence and legal knowledge, always prepared for the case, intelligent, brilliant, high degree of concentration on the case and high ability to react quickly, riposte, analyse.’

‘Outstanding knowledge of public procurement law and practice. Good support in finding solutions that suit business needs. The team is very supportive in terms of the process – involved from end to end. They look from different angles and are able to connect knowledge to get a full picture of the case.’

‘Dedicated to the work and to specific cases. Keen to support at every stage of the process and with a very good understanding of business needs. Look at the case as a full picture and not only from one perspective. Very supportive.’

‘Professional support, reaction time, availability, global presence.’

‘The team provided us with very professional support during the whole process of the public procurement proceeding. We could count on professional advice and a creative approach from the team all the time. The experts were available all the time and were answering all our questions and doubts even during the weekend.’

‘Anna Szymańska is very accurate in all analyses, very helpful and open to hearing alternative solutions, very creative in definitions of exact justifications needed to defend our strategy and our goals.’

‘Dentons has a great team of professionals in various legal disciplines. These individuals have a thorough knowledge of all aspects of Polish public procurement regulations. Very effective during public bidding processes. Answers are very timely.’

Key clients

Stadler Polska


City of Warsaw


GSK Services

Stadler Polska


Solar Turbines


Work highlights

  • Advised Signify on a priority tender by the European Commission for the provision of a swift LED lighting supply to Ukraine.
  • Advising Stadler on a framework agreement worth over €1bn with Polregio for up to 200 electric units capable of providing 160km/h with passenger amenities.
  • Advising Metroprojekt on tenders for Poland’s Central Communication Port, which included a €1.8bn project for railroad documentation and a €27m project for the Łódź long-distance tunnel.

DLA Piper Giziński Kycia sp.k.

Both public and private clients across the energy, infrastructure, construction, healthcare and defence sectors regularly instruct DLA Piper Giziński Kycia sp.k.'s cross-practice public procurement group. The ‘outstanding’ team comprises an array of lawyers from the firm’s corporate, commercial and dispute resolution practices, and supports clients in matters ranging from legislation drafting to implementing of PPP projects. The team is co-led by infrastructure and project finance expert Adriana Mierzwa-Bronikowska; Andrzej Balicki, who ‘combines business acumen with terrific legal skills’ and is a key contact for clients from the healthcare and life sciences sectors; and co-managing partner and head of the litigation and regulatory practices Krzysztof Kycia. Also notable are Magdalena Zabłocka-Foulkes, who co-heads the firm’s projects team and is active in the infrastructure arena, and Bartłomiej Ślemp, noted for his expertise in the transportation, water management, and renewable energy sectors. Michał Orzechowski handles matters related to state aid and competition, and works closely with the firm’s Brussels office. Piotr Gałązka and Jolanta Dąbrowicz are also active team members.

Practice head(s):

Adriana Mierzwa-Bronikowska; Andrzej Balicki; Krzysztof Kycia

Other key lawyers:

Magdalena Zabłocka-Foulkes; Bartłomiej Ślemp; Michał Orzechowski; Piotr Gałązka; Jolanta Dąbrowicz; Marta Frąckowiak


‘Outstanding team which is ahead of the competition. Especially strong for regulatory, public procurement and distribution in the life sciences sector.’

‘Andrzej Balicki shines as an inspirational leader and a real mentor for the team. He is the role model of a modern lawyer. He combines business acumen with terrific legal skills.’

‘Jolanta Dąbrowicz is fantastic for sector-related issues.’

‘Michał Orzechowski handily navigates through the intersection of competition and procurement law.’

Key clients

BaltCap / IZIM



Ipsen Poland


Mota Engil


Polish Development Fund




Smith & Nephew

The Ministry of Funds and Regional Development

Ministry of Regional Funds and Development

City of Warsaw

Ministry of Climate and Environment


Saur Horyzont


Solidarity Transport Hub

European Investment Bank

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

PPP Solutions

Pekao S.A

PKP Energetyka

CMR Surgical

Work highlights

  • Advising Gulermak, European Investment Bank, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, PPP Solutions, Pekao S.A., and the Polish Development Fund on a project aimed at the construction of a new tram line with a total length of 4.5km in Krakow.
  • Advising Centralny Port Komunikacyjny on various aspects of the Solidarity Transport Hub project.
  • Advising the Polish Development Fund on the construction of a military complex in Limanowa as a PPP project.

Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka

Leveraging its ‘true understanding’, the team at Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka handles matters across the full spectrum of Polish and EU public procurement, concessions and PPP issues. Contractors bidding for public contracts in a range of sectors, from energy and construction, to healthcare and defence, turn to the team, which has recently advised on some of the most complex PPP projects on the Polish market. Spearheading the practice are the ‘fully hands-on’ Katarzyna Kuźma, a key point of call for clients in the construction, energy, and waste management sectors seeking advice on infrastructure investments, and Marcin Krakowiak, who also serves as the infrastructure and energy department head. Tomasz Michalczyk is lauded by a client for his ‘creative solution-oriented attitude’ towards guiding contractors and contracting authorities through all stages of procurement procedures, particularly in the road and rail sectors. Wojciech Hartung specialises in issues involving public-public cooperation and competition law matters, while Tomasz Krzyżanowski, a recent addition to the team from Traple Konarski Podrecki & Partners, is experienced in the IT and TMT sectors. Marcin Gajdek regularly provides advice to clients with a focus on the Spanish market.

Practice head(s):

Katarzyna Kuźma; Marcin Krakowiak

Other key lawyers:

Tomasz Michalczyk; Wojciech Hartung; Tomasz Krzyżanowski; Marcin Gajdek


‘The team has a true understanding and a holistic approach to client needs. The comprehensive view and knowledge of the sector gives added value compared to other law firms. I value the fact that they don’t just point out the risks, but also assess their likelihood and think of solutions to the problem straight away.’

‘Katarzyna Kuźma is a fully hands-on partner, very involved both in the legal analysis and in the direct communication with the client. She gives you the feeling that everything is under control. Wojciech Hartung has extremely broad knowledge of EU procurement law and can translate it into practice.’

‘They supported us with various regulatory matters related to public procurement, including talks with the European Commission. They were involved in shaping the procurement system for a large infrastructure project, which is rather complex task.’

‘I appreciate working with Katarzyna Kuźma and Wojciech Hartung. They both have an excellent approach to client expectations and problems, and they combine their open approach with deep knowledge, and willingness to solve any legal jigsaw with deep knowledge of public procurement regulations.’

‘Wojciech Hartung used to work for the Polish Public Procurement Authority which helps him to explain to the client the expectations of public authorities.’

‘Tomasz Michalczyk; is one of the best lawyers in the public procurement law sector. Exceptional knowledge and competence and a creative solution-oriented attitude.’

‘This practice’s uniqueness lies in its responsive and helpful team, consistently delivering on promises. Clients can expect open communication and trust, as well as innovative perspectives. The team prioritises problem-solving and streamlined processes. Billing is transparent and adaptable to clients’ needs.’

‘The DZP team stands out for their profound grasp of essential materials, exceptional communication skills, and proactive approach. Their expertise consistently delivers superior results and well-informed client strategies. Notably, Katarzyna Kuźma excels in her ability to transform intricate concepts into actionable insights, and has great project management skills. Wojciech Hartung has proven invaluable in presenting results and recommendations clearly to top executives.’

Key clients

Zarząd Morskiego Portu Gdynia S.A. (The Port Authority of Gdynia)

The Royal Danish Embassy


Citybike Global

The Ministry of Development Funds and Regional Policy and the City of Kraków

Centrum Elektronicznych Usług Płatniczych eService Sp. z o.o., PKO Bank Polski S.A. and TECS Telecommunication & E-Commerce Solutions GmbH

Work highlights

  • Advising Zarząd Morskiego Portu Gdynia S.A. and the Ministry of Development Funds and Regional Policy on selecting a private partner to implement a project to build an outer port at the Port of Gdynia.
  • Represented PORR S.A. in proceedings before the National Appeals Chamber concerning the outcome of tenders for the expansion of Ore Quay III and Bytom Quay at the Port of Gdansk, as well as the renewal of a rail tunnel in southern Poland.
  • Advising the City of Krakow Roads Authority on a PPP project in Poland concerning the design, construction and operation of Kraków Fast Tramway – stage IV.

JDP Drapala & Partners

According to clients, working with JDP Drapala & Partners provides a ‘guarantee of the highest quality‘. The team advises across the full spectrum of public procurement matters, with a specialisation in the infrastructure, energy and services sectors. The practice is a key resource for both international and domestic corporates, frequently representing bidders in contract award proceedings, including appearances before the National Appeals Chamber. Wojciech Merkwa leads the team and regularly advises foreign contractors bidding for Polish projects. Other key names to note include the ‘extremely competent and helpful’ Łukasz Paweł Goniak, and Piotr Duma, who is an expert in construction disputes and public contracts. Aleksandra Blukacz, Wiktor Kulig and Iwo Franaszczyk are also recommended.

Practice head(s):

Wojciech Merkwa

Other key lawyers:

Piotr Duma; Łukasz Paweł Goniak; Aleksandra Blukacz; Wiktor Kulig; Iwo Franaszczyk


‘JDP is a perfect example of what thoroughness looks like. Brilliant at making the complex simple and also capable of suggesting out-of-the-box solutions to not-typical cases.’

‘My main contact is Wojciech Merkwa. His contact and approach made me feel served quickly and effectively, without needless delegations which I believe was the key to completing the process in such a short time. It is also worth mentioning Łukasz Paweł Goniak, Piotr Duma, Aleksandra Blukacz because there was excellent teamwork where one can see their huge involvement and thorough preparation.’

‘The distinguishing factors of this law firm are the very good high level of professional qualification of its team of lawyers, who are characterised by an outstanding knowledge of the law and the latest court rulings, as well as the ability to apply them in practice, taking into account the needs and expectations of the client.’

‘Wojciech Merkwa is characterised by the highest level of legal knowledge and the ability to apply this knowledge to resolve difficult practical issues. Particularly valuable is the ability to handle unusual and complicated cases and the ability to implement non-standard solutions.’

‘Definitely the best team of lawyers I have ever had the opportunity to work with. Working with JDP is a pleasure and a guarantee of the highest quality.’

‘The communication tools proposed by the law firm are convenient and fully sufficient.’

‘Wojciech Merkwa and Łukasz Paweł Goniak supported us at the stage of the procurement proceedings, as well as before the National Board of Appeals. The contract, which we were particularly keen on, was won.’

Key clients

NOKSEL Çelik Boru Sanayi A.Ş.

Yoruk Yapi Insaat A.S. Kazi Ozalp Mahallesi

PAUL HARTMANN Polska Sp. z o.o.


Lubawa S.A.

Primost Południe sp. Z o.o.

IMB Podbeskidzie sp. z o.o.

Przedsiębiorstwo Budownictwa Inżynieryjnego i Kolejowego Sp. z o.o.

ILF Consulting Engineers Polska Sp. z o.o.

Polski Związek Pracodawców Budownictwa

New Energy Transfer


FABE Polska sp. Z o.o.

DROGOPOL sp. z o.o.

Gulermak Agir Sanayi Insaat/ Gulermak sp. z o.o.

Mobilis sp. z o.o.

Torpol S.A.

Siemens sp. z o.o.

Transprojekt Gdańsk sp. z o.o.

Metrostav Infrastructure a.s.

Warbud S.A.

Mota-Engil Central Europe S.A.

Torkol sp. z o.o.

Polimex Infrastruktura sp. z o.o./ Polimex Mostostal S.A.

Track Tec Construction sp. z o.o.

NDI sp. z o.o.

Polbud – Pomorze sp. z o.o.

PDM Dębica S.A.


Przedsiębiorstwo Usług Technicznych INTERCOR sp. z o.o.

Trakcja S.A.

Muzeum Getta Warszawskiego

Mosty Łódź S.A.

Roverpol sp. z o.o.

Intop Warszawa sp. z o.o.

Unibep S.A.

EvoBus Polska sp. z o.o.

Schuessler-Plan Inżynierzy sp. z o.o.

PRK 7 Nieruchomości sp. z o.o.

Przedsiębiorstwo Robót Drogowo-Mostowych sp. z o.o.

Work highlights

  • Represented a national organisation, which is an affiliation of infrastructure and construction companies, in proceedings before the National Appeals Chamber to challenge the provisions of tender documentation relating to the road construction sector.
  • Advised a multinational consortium consisting of Gulermak Agir Sanayi Insaat Ve Taahhut (Turkey), Gülermak sp. z o.o. (Poland), Alstom Transport (France) and Arcada Company (Romania) on bidding for a tender for design and execution of infrastructure works, traffic automation, and connection of the electricity supply related to the investment objective of the Cluj Metro Line I.
  • Advised PORR S.A. on the tender for construction of an oncological hospital in Wrocław.

Wardynski & Partners

The team at Wardynski & Partners provides ‘multidisciplinary advice’ on projects conducted by governmental authorities and key players from the utilities sector, guiding clients through the intricacies of the organisation of tenders and preparation of bids, negotiations for financing packages, contract amendments, and resolution of pre-court disputes. Apart from domestic and European entities, the team is also active in serving public contract bidders from Asia, particularly through its Korean and Chinese desks. Managing partner Mirella Lechna-Marchewka acts as co-head of the team; she is an expert in EU public procurement law and focuses her practice on advising clients from the energy, telecoms, transport and healthcare sectors. Anna Prigan is the team's other co-head, and is skilled at handling cases involving the digital aspects of procurement proceedings, and frequently represents clients in the National Appeals Chamber. Hanna Drynkorn is also an active member of the team.

Practice head(s):

Mirella Lechna-Marchewka; Anna Prigan

Other key lawyers:

Hanna Drynkorn


‘Wardynski provides coherent opinions from each team member and information is shared inside the team in an organised way, so whichever representative you talked to they are always updated on all current issues.’

‘In my opinion their strength is the ability to provide multidisciplinary advice and solutions that take into account client needs and limitations. They just know our expectations very well, so there is a little need to modify or clarify solutions provided by them. Their advice is not general but always fit for the client. ’

‘Hanna Drynkorn – very good knowledge of FIDIC conditions. Hanna has a concise writing style which allows her to describe complicated issues in a simple way. She understands the specifics of construction contract execution and problems arising so there is little need to explain what is going on.’

Key clients

Aumund Fördertechnik GmbH

Bureau Veritas Polska Sp. z o.o.

Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.

DB Netz AG

Dolnośląskie Centrum Onkologii we Wrocławiu

Dar Al Handasah Consultants (Shair & Partners)

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Ingerop Polska Sp. z o.o.

Lee & Ko

Mitsubishi Power Europe GmbH

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe, Ltd.

Mitsubishi Power Ltd.

Orsted AS and Polska Sp. z o.o.

PAROKS Roksana Partyka

Polimex Mostostal S.A.

ProMinent GmbH

POSCO ECO & CHALLENGE Co. Ltd. (previous Posco Engineering & Construction Co., Ltd)

Ströer Polska Sp. z o.o.

Systra S.A. Oddział w Polsce

Zaberd S.A.

Zakłady Produkcyjne B-D S.A.

Work highlights

  • Advising Dar Al-Handasah Consultants on a tender conducted on a competitive dialogue basis.
  • Represented a consortium consisting of Ingerop Polska sp. z o.o. and Ingerop Conseil et Ingénierie in proceedings aimed at selection of players which will procure pre-desing documentation for investment projects connected with the Solidarity Transport Hub Poland.
  • Advised Dolnośląskie Centrum Onkologii we Wrocławiu on a public procurement for the design and construction of a new oncology hospital in Wrocław.

WKB Lawyers

The public procurement practice at WKB Lawyers supports both local and international clients with procurement law issues across various sectors, including energy, construction, infrastructure and defence. The December 2022 merger of the firm’s infrastructure, projects and public procurement teams bolstered its capabilities in complicated mandates, and as a result the team is increasingly active in advising on procurement matters encompassing energy, road construction, and the oil and gas sectors. The team is jointly led by Jan Roliński in Warsaw and Agnieszka Chwiałkowska in Poznan; the former is a key contact for major corporates operating in the energy and construction sectors, while the latter frequently advises clients on their applications for EU funding, in addition to advising on matters related to the disclosure of public information. Other key names within the team include newly promoted counsel Jarosław Kola and Piotr Wojdak.

Practice head(s):

Jan Roliński; Agnieszka Chwiałkowska

Other key lawyers:

Jarosław Kola; Piotr Wojdak


‘Very good command of English. Excellent availability of practitioners. Quick reactions.’

‘Excellent knowledge of the specialist area of work we needed. Very quick in understanding the needs of the company.’

Key clients

Tramwaje Warszawskie sp. z o.o. (Warsaw Trams)

Centralny Port Komunikacyjny sp. z o.o. (Central Transport Hub)

Cellnex Poland sp. z o.o.

Polskie Elektrownie Jądrowe sp. z o.o. (Polish Nuclear Plant)

GE Power sp. z o.o.

Operator Gazociągów Przesyłowych Gaz-System S.A. (National Gas Transmission Operator)

Alstal Grupa Budowlana sp. z o.o. sp.k.

WeBuild S.p.A. Oddział w Polsce

Poczta Polska S.A. (national mail operator)

Enea Group (Enea Operator sp. z o.o., Enea Trading sp. z o.o.)

Miejskie Przedsiębiorstwo Komunikacyjne w Poznaniu sp. z o.o. (Municipal Transportation Company in Poznan)

Polskie Górnictwo Naftowe i Gazownictwo S.A. (Polish Oil and Gas Company)

Polskie Sieci Elektroenergetyczne S.A. (Polish Power Grid)

Grifols Polska sp. z o.o.

Miejskie Wodociągi i Kanalizacja w Bydgoszczy sp. z o.o. (Municipal Water Supply and Sewerage in Bydgoszcz)

Tauron Group (Tauron Polska Energia S.A., Tauron Dystrybucja S.A., Tauron Wydobycie S.A., Tauron Obsługa Klienta sp. z o.o., Nowe Jaworzno Grupa Tauron sp. z o.o.)

Solaris Bus & Coach sp. z o.o.

Nexera sp. z o.o.

PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna S.A. (Polish Energy Group)

Ground Transportation Systems Polska sp. z o.o. (former Thales Polska sp. z o.o.)

Work highlights

  • Representing Nexera sp z o.o., as an appellant, in over 40 administrative procedures aimed at reclaiming unduly imposed financial corrections by the Polish Digital Projects Centre.
  • Advising Centralny Port Komunikacyjny sp. z o.o. on investment processes related to the construction of an interchange hub in Central and Eastern Europe.
  • Advising ENEA Operator sp z o.o. on the process of purchasing electricity balancing meters.

Bird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k.

Bird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k. handles public procurement matters across a range of sectors, including IT, healthcare, defence, infrastructure and energy, and its client roster includes some of the largest international corporates and public bodies. The group is also adept at representing clients before the National Appeals Chamber. Leading the team is Tomasz Zalewski, who receives regular instruction from both contractors and contracting authorities, and specialises in government contracts, IT implementation and licensing agreements, and technology-related disputes. Julita Hoffmann is an expert in procedures involving EU funds, as well as intellectual property issues with regard to IT and telecoms projects.

Practice head(s):

Tomasz Zalewski

Other key lawyers:

Julita Hoffmann


‘I was working with Tomasz Zalewski – highly professional specialist in public tenders. Working with him is highly appreciated after four years of cooperation.’

Key clients


Edwards Lifesciences

Siemens Sp. z o.o.

The Ministry of Development and the Municipality of Żory


Boryszew S.A.

Techsource Sp. z o.o.


TDC Polska Sp. z o.o.

Beata Kałuska

Work highlights

  • Advised Intel on a public tender for the supply of 394,000 laptops to Polish schools.
  • Represented Edwards Lifesciences in appeals to the National Appeals Board.
  • Advising the European Border and Coast Guard Agency on its tender for the construction of the Frontex headquarters in Poland, which is being conducted under a competitive dialogue procedure.

BSJP bnt Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Zamorska Sp.k.

BSJP bnt Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Zamorska Sp.k. is a go-to team for contractors and ordering parties seeking advice on all stages of the procurement process across a range of sectors, including transport, energy, defence, telecoms and IT, and healthcare. The team also frequently represents its clients before the National Appeals Chamber and common courts. Jarosław Sroka heads up the team and adeptly handles infrastructure matters pertaining to FIDIC and non-FIDIC contracts, in addition to advising on construction law and government contracts. Grzegorz Wąsiewski is also an active member of the team who has broad energy and real estate knowledge, making him a key point of call for investors and developers seeking assistance with the implementation of construction projects.

Practice head(s):

Jarosław Sroka

Other key lawyers:

Grzegorz Wąsiewski

Key clients

Ericsson [NASDAQ: ERIC]

Zaha Hadid Architects




SPIE Elbud Gdańsk

Polimex Mostostal [GPW: PXM]

Polimex Infrastruktura


JSK Architekci

Medtronic [NYSE: MDT]

P&P Solutions




Green Transfo Energy Poland

Cellnex [BME: CLNX]

Work highlights

  • Advised ERICSSON on two tenders for the supply of a 5G network for Poland’s entire power sector.
  • Advised JSK Architekci on two framework contracts with CPK for support infrastructure engineering services.
  • Advised Polaqua on the design and construction of a section of the S10 expressway, which included representation before the National Appeals Chamber and the District Court in Warsaw.

DWF Poland Jamka Sp.k

DWF Poland Jamka Sp.k handles both the contentious and non-contentious aspects of public procurement matters across a range of sectors, including construction, rail, energy and defence. The team provides guidance to both domestic and foreign entities throughout the entire spectrum of infrastructure projects, from initiation to completion. Łukasz Gembiś leads the team, acting in all stages of public procurement proceedings and frequently representing clients before the National Appeals Chamber. Agnieszka Chylińska specialises in PPP projects, while Paulina Sawicka focuses on advising public entities in the rail and road sectors. Marcin Laudan is also an active member of the team.

Practice head(s):

Łukasz Gembiś

Other key lawyers:

Agnieszka Chylińska; Paulina Sawicka; Marcin Laudan


‘Wide knowledge of the market, experience in many technical and technological cases.’

‘Professional team with a wide knowledge of public procurement law.’

‘Very helpful, open-minded advocates.’

Key clients

Unibep S.A.

Yunex Sp. z o.o. (Siemens Group)

CGI Information systems and management consultants |(Polska) Sp. z o.o.

Vossloh Locomotives GmbH

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.

MAN Truck & Bus Polska Sp. z o.o.

Przedsiębiorstwo Usług Technicznych Intercor Sp. z o.o.

Graph’IT Sp. z o.o.

Ernst & Young Corporate Finance

Bozankaya A.S,

Ayesa Polska Sp. z o.o.

Instal Warszawa S.A.

Construcciones RUBAU S.A.

EthosEnergy Sp. z o.o.

Schweerbau GmbH Bauunternehmen Co. KG

Paramedica Polska Sp. z o.o.

Stecol Corporation

Diahem AG Diagnostic Products

Enter Air Sp. z o.o.


Przedsiębiorstwo Budowy Szybów S.A.

CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive Co., Ltd.

Work highlights

  • Representing a consortium consisting of RUBAU Polska Sp. z o.o. and Poltores Sp. z o.o. in a case before the National Appeals Chamber.
  • Advising CGI Information Systems and Management Consultants (Polska) Sp. z o.o. on a tender procedure initiated by Polskie Sieci Elektroenergetyczne S.A. for the development of the Central Energy Market Information System.
  • Advising MAN Truck & Bus Polska Sp. z o.o., a company owned by MAN SE from the Volkswagen Group, on several public procurement law matters related to the tender for electric buses in Poland.

Pieróg & Partnerzy

The public procurement team at Pieróg & Partnerzy adeptly advises public and private entities across a variety of sectors, including IT, energy, construction, and infrastructure. The team also frequently represents its clients before the National Appeals Chamber. The practice is headed up by Jerzy Pieróg, a veteran litigator and arbitrator, and Joanna Presz-Król, an expert in IT and construction-related public procurement projects.

Practice head(s):

Jerzy Pieróg; Joanna Presz-Król

Other key lawyers:

Agnieszka Sznajder; Paweł Skrodzki; Adrian Bura; Agnieszka Bartczak-Żuraw


‘The time of response from PIERÓG & Partnerzy is very unique for the kind of services they provide. All of the practitioners have exceptional knowledge of the topic they are currently working on. They are always ready to respond, and they surpass expectations on how fast they solve any kind of legal issue.’

‘Adrian Bura and Paweł Skrodzki fulfill the obligations in an excellent manner.’

‘It should be mentioned that the contact is immediate and the opinions provided by PIERÓG & Partnerzy are substantive and supported by legal provisions of the applicable law. Additionally, it should be noted that contact by phone or e-mail takes place in a pleasant atmosphere, which allows more precise discussion of the legal aspect under examination.’

Key clients

Social Insurance Institution (Zakład Ubezpieczeń Społecznych)

Solidarity Transport Hub Poland / Central Communication Port

Supreme Court

Court of Appeal in Warsaw

Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (National Bank)

National Water Management Holding Polish Waters (Państwowe Gospodarstwo Wodne Wody Polskie)

Research Institute of Horticulture in Skierniewice (Instytut Ogrodnictwa w Skierniewicach)

Varian Mecical Systems (medical sector company)

Diagnos Sp. z o.o. (medical sector company)

Miejskie Przedsiębiorstwo Realizacji Inwestycji w Warszawie Sp. z o.o. (municipal company)

Witelon Collegium State University

Budimex S.A. (construction company)

P2PA sp. z o.o. (architects)

National Center for Agriculture Support (Krajowy Ośrodek Wsparcia Rolnictwa)

Budir System Sp. z o.o., Sp. k. (construction company)

Świętokrzyskie Centrum Onkologii (Oncology Centre)

The City of Warsaw

Polish Academy of Sciences (Polska Akademia Nauk )

„ANNA-BUD” Sp. z o.o. (construction company)

Contractor – JL Sp. z o. o.

National Health Fund

Golden Line sp. z o.o.

Adamietz sp. Zo.o.

Gmina Koło

Powiat Krapkowicki

Advalue sp. z o.o.

Wegner sp. z o.o.

Work highlights

  • Advised Polish Waters on the construction of a barrage on the Vistula River in Siarzewo.
  • Advised the Central Port of Communications on public procurement relating to the construction of a central airport with a total value of over PLN40bn.
  • Advised Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego throughout the process of a major investment project relating to the reconstruction of the client’s headquarters.

Rymarz Zdort Maruta

The public procurement team at Rymarz Zdort Maruta was bolstered by the January 2023 merger with between Rymarz Zdort and Maruta Wachta, furthering the group’s capabilities in advising on public procurement contracts in the energy and natural resources areas, and complementing its existing strengths in the TMT sector. Practice head Bartłomiej Wachta is a notable authority in advising on IT contracts across both the public and private sectors, and is a frequent presence in the National Appeals Chamber. Marek Durski specialises in energy-related regulatory matters, encompassing licensing and interconnection issues, tariffs, EU law, and lobbying activities, in addition to advising on large-scale projects within the infrastructure and transport sectors.

Practice head(s):

Bartłomiej Wachta

Other key lawyers:

Marek Durski; Andrzej Granat; Michał Nawrocki; Zbigniew Okoń; Marta Mackiewicz; Martyna Nyszk


‘Smart, reliable, very creative, super knowledge of procurement law.’

‘The Rymarz Zdort Maruta law firm, due to its team of experienced lawyers specialising in many areas of law, is able to provide its clients with very high-quality legal services in every area of their activity and needs. Direct and quick access to lawyers serving my company competently and immediately supports our activities to the extent necessary for us.’

‘The area in which our company most often obtains legal support is public procurement law. In this respect, I receive direct reports and legal consultations from Bartłomiej Wachta and Michał Nawrocki . In the field of public procurement law, they represent the highest level of knowledge and experience in the country. The possibility of direct cooperation allows our company to operate in this field without fear of exposing the company to the risk of errors in participation in tenders and order fulfillment.’

‘A unique team of lawyers with many years of experience in copyright/IT law, public procurement law, software and taxes. A team always looking for constructive solutions through teamworking.’

‘I appreciate working with Rymarz Zdort Maruta as they have an individual approach to us. They support us in public procurement law but their services are far more effective and concern much more than this area. They are reliable but flexible, with very good substantive background. I appreciate their holistic approach to our company. They are more focused and oriented on seeking solutions than other companies.’

‘This is one of the best teams I have worked with so far. They focus on the right things and don’t waste time. Their experience helps them ask good questions which very often makes the whole process quicker and spares us difficulties later which is so important in public procurement procedures. Definitely, a team with a no-nonsense approach. I like them also because they deliver their work to a high standard even when under pressure.’

‘We have been working with Rymarz Zdort Maruta for some time and their team – from partner to associate – has always shown broad legal knowledge and a professional level of handling things. I was especially happy with the partners I have worked with: Marek Durski and Bartłomiej Wachta. In their case, knowledge and experience are combined with sincerity and a practical approach.’

‘The legal advice provided by Marta Mackiewicz and Bartłomiej Wachta shows that they has extensive experience in public procurement cases. Marta Mackiewicz’s practical knowledge of proceedings allowed her to secure the interests of the company in the best possible way. She approached the case comprehensively.’

Key clients

PGE Systemy S.A. / PGE Dystrybucja S.A.

Vitronic Machine Vision Polska sp. z o.o.

Forscope a.s.

Konica Minolta Business Solutions Polska sp. z o.o.

Multiconsult Polska sp. z o.o.

Operator Chmury Krajowej (OCHK), the Polish National Cloud Operator


Advatech Sp. z o.o.

EcoVadis SAS

BonaSoft Sp. z o.o.

Last Energy Inc.

PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna S.A.

Paprec Energies Gdansk Sp. z o.o.

Work highlights

  • Representing PGE Systemy S.A./PGE Dystrybucja S.A. in two proceedings regarding the creation of the LTE450 communication network for the energy sector.
  • Advising the Solidarity Transport Hub on the public procurement aspects of an investment process.
  • Advising the Polish National Cloud Operator, a technology company developing services related to data processing and storage, on the purchase of cloud services in accordance with public procurement law.


TRĘBICKI HOŁOWIŃSKA Law Office has a dedicated public procurement practice which represents public entities at every stage of tender proceedings across a range of sectors, including IT, medical and pharmaceutical, transport, energy, and defence, regularly appearing before the National Appeals Chamber. Joanna Hołowińska and Piotr Trębicki jointly lead the practice; the former is lauded by a client for her ‘strong analytical and logical approach', while the latter is noted for his ‘deep understanding of business and market dynamics'.

Practice head(s):

Piotr Trębicki; Joanna Hołowińska


‘Tender law in Poland changes quite often, and there are also changes in the method of product registration. As a company, we have full support regarding these aspects. This is a unique feature of the law firm, in addition to their exceptional knowledge of the specifics of the healthcare industry.’

‘The legal team of Trębicki Hołowińska has successfully supported our company for several years. They know well the legal requirements for public tenders but also general law requirements for the area of our business. Any cases are carried out professionally, and timely, with great involvement and patience. They are eager to share their knowledge and experience in an accessible manner.’

‘Joanna Hołowińska has great knowledge of the law but also knows the business challenges of the market, and based on that she always provides comprehensive responses and advice. She impresses with her knowledge, great judgement of the case, analytical skills, and responsiveness.’

Key clients

DXC Technology Polska Sp. z o.o.

Haskoning DHV Polska Sp. z o.o.

Hitachi Energy Poland sp. z o.o.

Pentacomp Systemy Informatyczne S.A.

HP Inc Polska Sp. z o.o.

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Polska sp. z o.o.

Corning Optical Communications Polska Sp. z o.o.

3M Poland Sp. z o.o.

Baxter Polska Sp. z o.o.

Becton Dickinson Polska Sp. z o.o.

Roche Polska Sp. z o.o.

Ex Libris Deutschland GmbH

Fibrenet Group sp. z o.o.

Teva Pharmaceuticals Polska Sp. z o.o.

GTC AMG Sp. z o.o.

Work highlights

  • Advising DXC Technology Polska Sp. z o.o. on the award of public contracts, including a major tender in the energy industry, and several in the IT sector.
  • Advising Pentacomp Systemy Informatyczne S.A. on the process of bidding in a tender procedure.
  • Advised Hewlett Packard Enterprise Polska Sp. z o.o. on a tender for the delivery of the Helios supercomputer with the necessary additional equipment for ACK Cyfronet AGH.


With a focus on the waste management sector, Andersen handles a wide range of public procurement matters on behalf of bidders, including acting in procedures before the National Appeals Chamber. It also advises on the conclusion and performance of contracts with consortium members, subcontractors, and other stakeholders. The practice is led by Tomasz Srokosz and Piotr Krupa, supported by Klaudia Raczek.

Practice head(s):

Tomasz Srokosz; Piotr Krupa

Other key lawyers:

Klaudia Raczek

Key clients

The Polish Ministry of Investment and Economic Development

FCC Polska

The Upper Silesian Accelerator for Commercial Enterprises (GAPR)


City and Municipality of Koziegłowy

Mosty Katowice

Waste Management Facility in Olszowa

MAS and Kompania Węglowa

Remondis DEZAKO / Gmina Ostrów – Zakład Usług Komunalnych w Ostrowie / Gminny Zakład Usług Komunalnych

Work highlights

  • Represented The Polish Ministry of Investment and Economic Development in a public procurement proceeding for a PPP project for the Central Clinical Hospital of the Ministry of Interior and Administration in Warsaw.
  • Represented FCC Polska group before the National Appeals Chamber in proceedings against the City of Warsaw in regards to the award to Municipal Cleaning Enterprise in the Capital City of Warsaw for the provision of the municipal waste management disposal services worth €203m.
  • Representing FCC Polska group before the National Appeals Chamber in proceedings against the purchaser, The Fourth Military Business Unit in Gliwice, in a case valued at €66m.

Eversheds Sutherland Poland

The public procurement practice at Eversheds Sutherland Poland guides clients through all stages of procurement projects in the infrastructure, energy, medical, IT, technology and defence sectors. The team works for both private companies and public authorities, and is also adept at representing them before the National Appeals Chamber and the Public Procurement Court. Practice head Michał Wojciechowski 'already has a very established brand on the market'. Weronika Jędrzejewska is also noted.

Practice head(s):

Michał Wojciechowski

Other key lawyers:

Weronika Jędrzejewska


‘Its uniqueness on the market lies in the fact that they provide both public and private entity clients with legal advice, thanks to which they have a very broad and multi-faceted view of individual issues. The practice is relatively young but at the same time very experienced, which is an ideal combination from the point of view of clients.’

‘Michał Wojciechowski already has a very established brand on the market. He is one of the absolute top public procurement lawyers in Poland. He is a very open-minded person and easily makes friendly relations with both Polish and foreign clients. Always tries to go beyond the role of only a legal advisor and has a broad view of cases and shares it willingly.’

‘This team is one of the main reasons why we value our cooperation with Eversheds. An individual approach to the client, a dedicated service person and ensuring a replacement in the event of absence make a really big difference in the provision of services. When one person is dedicated to the service, they knows the profile of our company, our needs and expectations well. Thanks to this, there is good contact and mutual understanding.’

‘Certainly full professionalism and expertise, especially when it comes to orders related to the defence and military industry. Our lawyer is also characterised by continuous improvement of qualifications, which is very clearly visible when there are constant changes in public law.’

‘Experience on both the UK and Polish markets which supports international projects.’

‘Michał Wojciechowski is honestly a leader, a person that you can rely on in terms of legal advice dedicated to your needs.’

‘We cooperate with Eversheds Sutherland Poland primarily in extremely difficult cases. When we have court cases, cases before the National Appeals Chamber, we always ask Eversheds Sutherland Poland for help. The strengths of the company are the high professionalism of its people, their availability, speed of action, the content of the prepared documents, and very high personal culture. This really sets them apart from other firms.’

‘We cooperate with Weronika Jędrzejewska and Michał Wojciechowski. These people deserve the highest praise. They are distinguished by high personal culture. They are distinguished by extensive legal knowledge, public procurement law knowledge, and extensive technical knowledge, which distinguishes them from other firms. Thanks to this, they can better prepare for cases and understand the client’s needs.’

Key clients

City of Warsaw

Generalna Dyrekcja Dróg Krajowych i Autostrad / General Directorate of National Roads and Motorways


Polskie Sieci Elektroenergetyczne / Polish transmission system operator

Nokia Solutions & Networks

Eurovia Polska

DSV Air & Sea

Aldesa Construcciones Polska

China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation


SBB Energy


Polish Embassy in London

Work highlights

  • Advised DSV Air & Sea on the award of a framework agreement regarding road transport of goods for the purposes of the Polish Army.
  • Represented ETF Polska in appeal proceedings regarding a contract award procedure conducted by PKP PLK for the installation of remote control equipment in railway stations.
  • Advised Generalna Dyrekcja Dróg Krajowych i Autostrad/General Directorate of National Roads and Motorways on a contract regarding the A1, A4 and A2 motorways.

GP Partners Gawroński, Biernatowski Sp.K.

GP Partners Gawroński, Biernatowski Sp.K. handles both public and private tenders, acting on all stages of public procurement proceedings within the energy, aviation, IT, technology and pharmaceutical sectors. Contentious work, including representation before the National Appeals Chamber and other courts, is a key strength of the team. Practice head Jacek Liput 'can deal with even the most complicated matters', and his recent highlights have included procurement work with a nexus to security and techonology fields. Agata Grześkiewicz is also a key member of the team.

Practice head(s):

Jacek Liput

Other key lawyers:

Agata Grześkiewicz


‘The team is very responsive and helpful. They are brilliant lawyers in their field. They can assist even on the most complex matters and their experience is truly unique.’

‘Jacek Liput, who heads up the public procurement team, is a real expert. Jacek with his team can deal with the most complex public procurement matters and have extensive experience in the telecoms sector.’

‘The team has vast and unique public procurement experience and can handle the most complicated matters. Also, they can really act very quickly where needed. I would recommend them even for the most strategic matters.’

Key clients

DHI Polska Sp. z o.o.

PGE Systemy (part of Polska Grupa Energetyczna, Polish Energy Group)

Polskie Porty Lotnicze S.A. (previously Przedsiębiorstwo Państwowe Porty Lotnicze, Polish Airports State Enterprise, now a state-owned company)

Przedsiębiorstwo Wodociągów i Kanalizacji Jarocin (Sewage & Waste Disposal Company Jarocin)

Medicover Sport Sp. z o.o.

Itron Polska Sp. z o.o.

Heli Service International GmbH

Centralny Ośrodek Informatyki (Centre for Information Technology) – government agency

ENEA Innowacje

Polska Spółka Gazownictwa (Polish Gas Company)

Gmina Jarocin (Jarocin Municipality)

Softblue S.A.

Work highlights

  • Advised Heli Service International GmbH on a tender for the provision of offshore air transportation services.
  • Advised PPL S.A. on a public tender for the supply, assembly, implementation, commissioning and provision of service and maintenance of an integrated security system.
  • Advised PWiK Jarocin on a number of public tenders for construction works to modernise a sewage treatment plant, worth over €20m.

KKLW Legal Kurzynski Wierzbicki sp.k.

KKLW Legal Kurzynski Wierzbicki sp.k. acts for both contractors and contracting parties in public procurement proceedings across a variety of sectors, including financial services, waste management, infrastructure, and construction. The group also represents clients in matters related to the invalidity of public procurement contracts, as well as in cases concerning contractors’ remuneration and liability for non-performance. Przemysław Wierzbicki leads the team and, in addition to public procurement, also advises on bankruptcy and restructuring law. Othey key names within the team include Maciej Łysakowski and Marta Ewiak-Kawecka.

Practice head(s):

Przemysław Wierzbicki

Other key lawyers:

Marta Ewiak-Kawecka; Maciej Łysakowski


‘They have great knowledge and intuition, extensive experience and the action plan is always thought out in every detail. They fight for the client’s case without stretching and generating imaginary costs.’

‘Focus on clients’ needs and deep analysis of the problem, honest opinion about the issues that they are asked to solve.’

‘Marta Ewiak-Kawecka has clarity in proposed solutions.’

Key clients

Nuctech Warsaw Company Limited

Arup Polska Sp. z o. o.

Savicon Piotr Szulborski

Muzeum Sztuki Nowoczesnej in Warsaw

Sinfonia Varsovia

Activa NP Sp. z o.o.

Rembud Sp. z o.o.

PKP Cargo S.A.

Work highlights

  • Advised Sinfonia Varsovia on the preparation of a public procurement procedure for the modernisation of municipal objects and concert hall construction at Grochowska street.
  • Representing contractor ARUP Polska Sp. z o.o. in public procurement proceedings conducted by Centralny Port Komunikacyjny Sp. z o.o.
  • Advising PKP Cargo S.A. on the possibility of amending concluded public procurement contracts.

Kochanski & Partners

Kochanski & Partners‘ public procurement practice advises both domestic and international clients, spanning contractors and contracting authorities. The group is active across a range of sectors, including IT, energy, waste management, defence and healthcare. The firm has recently been active in advising on tenders for the supply of military equipment and humanitarian aid to Ukraine. Jakub Krysa leads the team and represents clients at all stages of public procurement proceedings, including in appeals before the National Appeals Chamber and domestic courts. Michał Waraksa is also recommended.

Practice head(s):

Jakub Krysa

Other key lawyers:

Michał Waraksa


‘Competent team!’

‘Quick and immediate reaction, taking ownership of tasks.’

Key clients

Polcam Systems

Clinical Trials Solutions

Operator Chmury Krajowej (National Cloud Provider)



Aplan Media

Mikroelektronika s.r.o.

Corza Medical

Polskie Sieci Elektroenergetyczne S.A. (Polish Transmission System Operator)

Work highlights

  • Advising Polcam Systems on public procurement law in relation to tenders related to traffic management and electronic toll collection on national roads and motorways.
  • Advising Clinical Trials Solutions on public procurement law at all stages of tendering procedures for the supply of IT systems.
  • Advising Operator Chmury Krajowej on public procurement matters in relation to the supply of cloud computing services in Poland.

NGL Legal

Leveraging its expertise in the defence and public security sectors, NGL Legal supports contractors through all stages of public procurement proceedings, including advising on tenders and assisting with contract negotiation under both Polish and EU law. Krzysztof Wiater heads up the team and is a key point of call for domestic and international companies from the aerospace, aviation and defence sectors. Aleksandra Król also stands out, and clients commend her ‘great legal knowledge‘.

Practice head(s):

Krzysztof Wiater

Other key lawyers:

Aleksandra Król


‘The NGL team was very helpful as we did not have any local expertise.’

‘Aleksandra Król has a bright future ahead of her – she has great legal knowledge, poise and confidence in negotiations and is a strong relationship builder.’

‘Krzysztof Wiater has vast knowledge and his relationships and insight into the legal environment are exceptional and a real value add.’

Key clients

Raytheon Company

Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates (International) PA

Work highlights

  • Advising Raytheon Company, a major US military supplier, on offset matters connected with acquiring Phase I and Phase II mid-range air and missile defence systems.
  • Advising Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates PA, an American architectural outfit, on the selection of the Master Architect for the Solidarity Transport Hub.

Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak

Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak handles public procurement matters in a range of fields, including energy, transport and construction, advising on the entire lifecycle of cases, often in conjunction with other related issues such as competition or construction law. Agata Szeliga leads the team and is adept at representing clients before Polish authorities and the European Commission. Żaneta Urbaniak advises both contractors and contracting authorities on tenders for public works, services and supply contracts.

Practice head(s):

Agata Szeliga

Other key lawyers:

Żaneta Urbaniak


‘The team is very solid, clients always praise their good preparation and the broader view of the cases analysed.’

‘Żaneta Urbaniak is a distinctive person. She is very meticulous, dedicated and always comes up with the best solutions.’

‘We cooperated with SKS Legal on an EU grant and public procurement project. The law firm’s team is very professional: extensive experience, in-depth ability to use legal knowledge, excellent interpersonal communication. Commitment, openness to customer needs, flexibility and excellent work organisation. Having such a partner, we really felt a competitive advantage and an umbrella of security.’

Key clients

Intel Technology Poland Sp. z o.o.

Mobilis Sp. z o.o.

Microsoft Sp. z o.o.

ZAB-BUD sp. z o.o.

Enea Elkogaz sp. z o.o.

Fundacja Rozwoju Systemu Edukacji

Voith Hydro GmbH & Co KG

Immobel Poland Sp. z o.o.

Powerstone sp. z o.o.

Solaris Bus & Coach sp. z o.o

Royal Canin Dystrybucja

China Road and Bridge Corporation Serbia Ogranak

BFF Polska S.A.

Fundusz Górnośląski S.A.

Wizz air Hungary

Work highlights

  • Advised the Foundation for the Development of the Education System on the award of all public contracts related to the EuroSkills Gdansk 2023 competition.
  • Assisted ENEA ELKOGAZ sp. z o.o. with the preparation of formal and legal documentation in the competitive dialogue for the restoration of generation capacity of 200MW class coal-fired units at Elektrownia Kozienice based on gaseous fuel combustion technology together with provision of maintenance services.
  • Advised Mobilis on an assessment of tender terms in Cracow and represented the client in appeal proceedings before the National Appeals Chamber.


With a focus on the oil and gas sectors, the team at SSW guides clients through all stages of public procurement proceedings, from verifying documentation, to drafting and negotiating contracts, as well as providing ongoing legal advice after their execution. On the contentious side, the team frequently appears before the National Appeals Chamber and the common courts. Leading the team is Michał Bagłaj, a key contact for clients in the IT, construction and energy sectors, who also advises on PPP projects and concessions for construction works. Hubert Wysoczański is another standout and an expert in FIDIC contracts. Mateusz Fraszka is another active team members, and has particular experience in supporting cross-border infrastructure projects.

Practice head(s):

Michał Bagłaj

Other key lawyers:

Hubert Wysoczański; Mateusz Fraszka


‘Exceptional engagement and availability, quick and knowledgeable responses to inquiries. Exceptional commitment and devotion of time in both small and large cases. Sincere and professional communication.’

‘What stands out is the impression of being constantly taken care of and the readiness of partners to support and solve client problems. We would especially recommend cooperation with Michał Bagłaj.’

Key clients

Orlen Południe SA

PKN Orlen SA

Pomorskie Przedsiębiorstwo Mostowo – Torowe sp. z o.o.

Trakcja SA

Sages sp. z o.o.

SmallGis sp. z o.o.

Siemens Mobility Sp z o.o.

Indigo Poland SA

Motorola Solutions Systems Polska sp. z o.o.

Hectronic sp. z o.o.

Domost sp. z o.o.

Work highlights

  • Advised Indigo Polska SA Client on public procurement issues in relation to the organisation and operation of paid unguarded parking lots for motor vehicles on the territory of the city of Grudziądz in the Paid Parking Zone established by the City Council in Grudziądz.
  • Advised Domost sp. z o.o. on public procurement issues in relation to construction of a bridge over the Narew River with access roads.
  • Advised Hectronic Polska sp. z o.o. on public procurement issues in relation to the installation of parking meters for the operation of the Paid Parking Zone in Bydgoszcz, together with carrying out technical and organisational activities related to their comprehensive service, maintenance and collection of parking fees in the years 2023 – 2033.