Mr Jan Byrski > Traple Konarski Podrecki & Partners > Krakow, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Traple Konarski Podrecki & Partners
KRÓLOWEJ JADWIGI 170
30-212 KRAKÓW
Poland

Work Department

Head of the FinTech practice.

Position

Partner, Attorney-at-law;

Career

Specialises in FinTech and payment services, legal protection of information (personal data, professional secrets of the banking, insurance and payments market), law of the financial institutions market (in a broad sense of the term), IT (including outsourcing and cloud computing issues), as well as TMT (Telecommunications Law).

He provides legal advice to companies and financial institutions operating on the Polish and international markets. He cooperates with more than 60 data controllers from various sectors. Jan Byrski is a legal expert at the Polish Chamber of Insurance (PIU) and the Foundation for Development of Non-Cash Transactions (FROB). Jan Byrski is a Vice-President of the FinTech Committee of the Polish Chamber of Information Technology and Telecommunications (PIIT). He participated in the drafting of amendments to the Act on Payment Services, and the Act on the Protection of Personal Data, as well as the Banking Law, and the Act on Electronic Signature. Jan Byrski, PhD, Habil is an assistant professor in the Chair of Civil and Business Law of the Faculty of Finance and Law at the Cracow University of Economics. 

Memberships

The member of the FinTech working group at the Polish Financial Supervision Authority.

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > TMT

TMT-focused boutique Traple Konarski Podrecki & Partners handles a broad range of mandates spanning Poland and Europe, especially in the telecoms, technology and media sectors, regarding internet, e-commerce and regulatory issues. Data protection, IT and fintech matters are also within the group’s capabilities. The practice is led by co-founder and new technologies specialist Xawery Konarski. IT lawyer Agnieszka WachowskaPiotr Wasilewski, who specialises in media and advertising law; data protection expert Grzegorz Sibiga; and financial innovation law expert Jan Byrski are also of note.

Poland > Banking and finance

The team at Traple Konarski Podrecki & Partners garners praise for its ‘business-oriented, “can-do” approach‘, particularly in the fintech arena. The group is noted for its expertise in payment services regulation, as well as outsourcing contracts and data protection issues. It provides regulatory support in proceedings involving financial supervising authorities. Leading the department is Jan Byrski , who works with senior associate Karol Juraszczyk.