Ms Katarzyna Kuźma > Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka
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Work Department

Infrastructure and Energy Practice


Heads the public procurement and environmental protection teams and specialises in Polish and EU law. Heads the team serving Spanish and German-speaking clients. Advises on complex investment projects carried out through partnership structures (PPP, concessions) and other forms of public-private cooperation, particularly with the participation of foreign entities. Advises private and public entities at all stages of public procurement procedures, when applying legal protection measures, and during performance of public contracts. Has extensive experience in advising clients in the construction, energy and waste management sectors. Has provided strategic advice to foreign entities expanding onto the Polish market and Polish businesses wishing to expand abroad.


Katarzyna joined DZP in 2006. She previously worked for over six years in renowned Spanish law firms in Barcelona. During her time in Barcelona she obtained a Spanish advocate (abogada) authorisation.


Polish, English, Spanish, German. 


Vice-president of the Public Procurement Law Association
Member of the AIJA-International Association of Young Lawyers
Member of the International Bar Association
Member of the Chamber of Advocates in Barcelona
Member of the District Chamber of legal Advisers in Warsaw
Member of the Polish Confederation Lewiatan

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Poland > Public procurement

(Leading individuals)

Katarzyna KuźmaDomanski Zakrzewski Palinka

Katarzyna Kuźma leads the public procurement team at Domanski Zakrzewski Palinka while Marcin Krakowiak leads the infrastructure and energy practice. The wider department advises on both Polish and EU public procurement issues, concessions and PPP law with a focus on the construction and engineering, energy, environmental, pharmaceuticals and healthcare, IT, defence and security sectors. Its client roster includes foreign contractors bidding for public contracts in Poland, and the team advises on both contentious and non-contentious matters. Counsels Wojciech Hartung and Tomasz Michalczyk are also notable team members.