Professor Marek Kolasinski > Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak
UL. JASNA 26
00-054 WARSAW
Poland
Marek Kolasinski photo

Work Department

Competition Law

Position

Of Counsel. Professor Kolasiński is a recognized expert in Competition Law.

Career

He is the author of a number of scientific publications, articles and opinions on detailed issues related to Antitrust Law and European Union law (his scientific output comprises over 70 publications). Since 2013 he has been working at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń (Wydział Prawa i Administracji Uniwersytetu im. Mikołaja Kopernika w Toruniu). In the years 2014-2015 Professor Kolasiński took part in the “Protection of Individuals against Competition Law Violations in the U.S., E.U. and Polish Legal Systems” project at Harvard Law School at Harvard University in the United States.

Before joining SK&S Professor Marek Kolasiński held the following positions, inter alia, Judge of the Court of Appeal in Warsaw dealing with the appeals against judgments issued by the Court of Competition and Consumer Protection (SOKiK) regarding decisions of the Office for the Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) and regulatory authorities. Previously he was a member and a Vice President of the National Chamber of Civil Law Notaries (Krajowa Rada Notarialna).

Languages

Polish, English

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Competition/antitrust

The group at Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak has substantial experience representing clients before the Polish competition authorities, handling cases involving price fixing, appeals, as well as merger control proceedings for an impressive roster of clients in the fast-moving consumer goods sector. Krzysztof Kanton heads the department. Senior counsel Marta Kupczak-Strzelecka focuses on advising clients on antitrust and consumer protection issues. In 2019, the group was joined by of counsel Marek Kolasiński, who had been practising as a judge in the court of appeals, where he handled competition and consumer protection cases.