Mr Krzysztof Czyżewski > Czyzewscy Kancelaria Adwokacka > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Czyzewscy Kancelaria Adwokacka
UL EMILII PLATER 10/57
00-669 WARSAW
Poland

Work Department

Intellectual Property, Entertainment & Media

Position

Krzysztof Czyżewski, partner, advocate, IP and media law expert and strategic adviser, experienced trial, appellate & Supreme Court litigator.

He renders services to entities operating in the field of: film, press, media, books, advertising, music, entertainment, new media and technologies. He handles disputes in IP, unfair competition, trade secrets, reputation matters – in civil, commercial and criminal cases.

Career

Krzysztof is an arbitrator at Arbitrational Tribunal for the Audiovisual Market in Poland. He is a former: Arbiter at Copyright Commission, Deputy Chairman at the Supervisory Board of Polish Radio.

He is a lecturer on Intellectual Property law, media, personal rights and advertising. He has lectured, among others, at the SAR Marketing Communication Association’s University of Advertising, MediaRun Academy, H. Grocjusz Centre for Intellectual Property Rights, KIPA, Lodz Film School, FilmPro, Wajda School, Script Festival, Camerimage Festival as well as during other numerous conferences and seminars. Krzysztof cooperates with leading film industry organizations.

Krzysztof has been recommended by prestigious international rankings of law offices, such as: Chambers & Partners, Legal500, IP STARS, Best Lawyers, Media Law International, WTR1000, Corporate INTL, Global Law experts and Rzeczpospolita daily.

Languages

Polish (mother tongue), English

Memberships

Warsaw Bar Association

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > TMT

The TMT team at Czyzewscy Kancelaria Adwokacka is led by Krzysztof Czyżewski, who focuses on advising film and TV clients on transactions and disputes affecting the media sector. The wider group advises clients across various other industries, including internet, e-commerce, software, video games, technology and medical devices, and also conducts media litigation and handles advertising-related matters too.

Poland > Intellectual property

The IP department at Czyzewscy Kancelaria Adwokacka handles mandates for clients in the film, TV, media, publishing, video gaming and music industries. Recently, the group has handled book to film adaptations, clearing rights and OTT distribution. The department is led by Krzysztof Czyżewski and senior associate Dariusz Tarabasz, who handle both transactions and court proceedings.