Mr Robert Gawałkiewicz > Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak
00-054 WARSAW

Work Department

Corporate Law and commercial transactions, Litigation, German Desk


Managing Partner at Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak. He specializes in the areas of commercial law, company law and M&A with specific expertise in domestic and international trade; company transactions and company restructuring.


He joined SK&S in 1994 and became a partner in 2000. He provides advice to corporate clients on many aspects of business transactions including the relevant industry, the FMCG sector, and the media. In addition to being an arbitrator of the Arbitration Court at the Polish Chamber of Commerce, he provides clients with his expertise in court disputes and arbitration matters. He also heads the SK&S German Desk teamHe is the author of many publications on commercial law. He is fluent in English and German, and knows basic Italian.


Polish, English, German


– Member of the supervisory board of Toshiba TEC Poland S.A.
– An arbitrator of the Arbitration Court at the Polish Chamber of Commerce.


– Friedrich-Wilhelm University in Bonn – Master of Laws (Comparative Law) – 1993
– Adam Mickiewicz University of Poznan – Master of Laws – 1990

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak‘s group is valued for its ‘deep understanding of Polish law in its practical application‘. Its work spans sectors such as fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG), food, automotive and logistics, as well as renewables. Robert Gawałkiewicz, who heads up the team, has expertise in both corporate and commercial law. Krzysztof Pawlisz‘s practice caters to Polish and international clients which he advises on commercial and securities issues. Marcin Olechowski, who leads the banking and finance department, handles transactions and reorganisations in the financial sector.