Mr Zbyszko Wizner > Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak
UL. JASNA 26
00-054 WARSAW
Poland
Zbyszko Wizner photo

Work Department

Infrastructural projects, Energy law, Real Estate and Development Law, Environmental Law, Corporate Law and commercial transactions, State aid law, Public procurement law

Position

Senior Partner at Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak. Tax Advisor. He has advised a number of important foreign investors, mainly from German-speaking countries. Apart from his general law practice, he advises on construction and infrastructural processes, both FIDIC and non-FIDIC.

Career

From 1991 to 1993, he worked as an academic at Poznań University Law School. He is a legal counselor and tax advisor. Between 1992 and 1999, he worked in the legal department of Ernst & Young in Poznań, including as a senior manager. Then, as a senior associate, he managed the Poznań legal practice of KPMG, and as a senior manager managed the tax department of KPMG’s Poznań office. In 2000, he became a partner at SK&S and since that time has been in charge of the firm’s Poznań office. He has advised a number of important foreign investors, mainly from German-speaking countries. Apart from his general law practice, He specializes in advising on construction and infrastructural processes.

Languages

Polish, German, English, Russian

Memberships

Arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration at the Polish Chamber of Commerce

Education

He graduated with a law degree from Poznań University Law School in 1992. During his studies between 1990 and 1991, Mr. Wizner also attended the Christian Albrecht University in Kiel, where he studied administrative, business and competition law.

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Energy and natural resources

Led by Warsaw-based Krzysztof Cichocki and Zbyszko Wizner in Poznań, the energy and natural resources team at Soltysinski Kawecki & Szlezak handles a broad range of matters. The group has expertise assisting with infrastructure investments in the power sector, and compliance with regulatory obligations and emissions allowances. In addition, the team represents clients in disputes arising from the imposition of fines, the application of tariffs and allegations of market manipulation. The group also advises on the purchase and optimisation of energy and fuels.