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

WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr
00-066 WARSAW

Work Department

Competition Law




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

WKB Wiercinski, Kwiecinski, Baehr‘s ‘excellent‘ team is noted for its broad competition law practice, covering cartel cases, leniency programmes, distribution agreements, as well as abuse of dominance proceedings, merger control issues and consumer protection. The group is also regularly instructed in private enforcement cases and follow-on litigation. The group is jointly led by Aleksander Stawicki (‘excellent at advising on navigating‘ complex competition law issues); and Bartosz Turno, whom clients rate for his state aid practice. Counsel Dorota Karczewska, who is ‘not afraid to present courageous positions‘ in relation to competition and consumer protection proceedings, and draws on the expertise gained in her previous role as vice-president of the Polish competition authority.