Dr Bartosz Turno > WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr
00-066 WARSAW

Work Department

Competition Law


Partner at the Competition and Consumer Law practice.


Bartosz specialises in Polish and EU competition law, state aid law and matters related to administrative proceedings (including before courts). He advises clients on competition law matters including issues regarding cartels, leniency programs, distribution agreements and other vertical relations, practices constituting abuse of a dominant position (especially within regulated sectors), merger control filings and consumer protection law. He works on cases concerning the combat of unfair competition and European law. A co-author of the Commentary to the Act on Competition and Consumer Protection, he has authored and co-authored numerous other publications on the subject, including the first monography on the Polish leniency programme. During his career Bartosz worked in the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection, Skadden Arps in Brussels, and completed an internship in the Cartels Division of the European Commission Directorate-General for Competition (DG COMP) in Brussels.


Polish, English


AIJA (International Association of Young Lawyers), University of Warsaw Centre for Antitrust and Regulatory Studies (CARS), the Competition Law Association.


Bartosz holds the degree of doktor in law as well as a master’s degree (LL.M.) in Competition Law from the University of London – King’s College London. He is a lecturer at the Institute of Law Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences, the Department of Competition Law, in Warsaw.

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Competition/antitrust

(Leading individuals)

Bartosz TurnoWKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr

The practice at WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr handles the full spectrum of competition law issues, including cartels, leniency programmes, distribution agreements, merger control and consumer protection, advising both local and international clients involved in the e-commerce, finance and energy sectors. The team also represents clients before the European Commission and the Polish Competition Authority and court disputes. Aleksander Stawicki leads the group and has previously served as the President of the Competition Law Commission of the Union Internationale des Avocats. He is supported by Bartosz Turno, who has a strong academic background and advises on the full spectrum of competition law. Dorota Karczewska has been promoted to partner and previously held the position of Vice President of the Polish Competition Authority.