Firm Profile > Maruta Wachta sp. j. > Warsaw, Poland

Maruta Wachta sp. j.
UL.WSPOLNA 62
00-684 WARSZAWA
Poland

Data privacy and data protection Tier 1

Maruta Wachta sp. j.'s data protection and GDPR practice assists an impressive list of clients, which includes multinationals in the insurance, technology, fast-moving consumer goods and media sectors. Having taken on of counsel Maciej Kawecki from the Ministry of Digitalisation, where he was director of data protection, in August 2019, the group is well placed to communicate with government and regulatory agencies. The group is particularly recommended for projects requiring a combination of GDPR, IT and e-commerce expertise, including issues related to profiling, cookies, advertising and real-time bidding. Marcin Serafin has exceptional experience coordinating GDPR implementation projects and jointly leads the department alongside Sławomir Kowalski, who was promoted to partner in January 2019, and is making a name for himself in handling privacy issues concerning the financial industry.

Practice head(s):

Marcin Serafin; Sławomir Kowalski

Testimonials

Sławomir Kowalski proved to be a very diligent and yet at the same time customer oriented partner.

They are not afraid to sometimes present and defend pioneering solutions. The flow of knowledge as part of daily cooperation and the availability of partners and associates is also very good.

Key clients

Agora

Allegro

AmRest Group

Bank Millennium

Vienna Insurance Group

EPP

Euler Hermes

Euro-Net

Eurocash

Eurozet

Lidl Polska

Totalizator Sportowy

TUW PZUW

Vindicat

WARTA (member of Talanx Group)

Żabka Polska

Librus

Morele.net

Osborne Clarke

Sephora

Dimension Data

ABC Medica

Public procurement Tier 2

Maruta Wachta sp. j. is a specialist technology sector firm, which draws on significant expertise in public procurement projects. In addition to TMT clients, the group also handles procurement matters including public procurement procedures related to the construction, defence, waste management and energy sectors. Co-founding partner Bartłomiej Wachta leads the department, and is noted for his extensive expertise in the negotiation and implementation of IT contracts.

Practice head(s):

Bartłomiej Wachta

Key clients

PKN Orlen

Warsaw Municipal Waste Company

Agency for the Restructuring and Modernisation of Agriculture

Polish Gas and Oil Company

Tauron Group

Energa Group

National Audit Office

Dimension Data

Linux

BGK Bank

M. Faraday R&D Center

National Tax Office

Wroclaw Medical School

Konica Minolta

IFS Industrial and Financial Systems

S&T Group

National Health Fund

Healthcare Information Systems Center

Aplikacje Krytyczne

Polish Transmission System Operator

Research and Academic Computer Network

TMT Tier 2

Maruta Wachta sp. j. is entirely dedicated to TMT, advising Polish and international clients engaged in the sector. It is regularly instructed on major IT projects, including outsourcing, but also has substantial experience in relation to film production, advertising, mobile content and marketing communications; as well as drawing on significant data protection and privacy expertise. Founding partner Marcin Maruta jointly leads the team alongside IT contracts specialist Maciej Zackiewicz and data privacy and security expert Marcin Serafin.

Practice head(s):

Marcin Maruta; Maciej Zackiewicz; Marcin Serafin

Testimonials

The biggest advantages of working with the team are the following: broad knowledge on IT processes and IT specifics and their implications in Polish and EU law, dedication to clients’ issues, talking about law in user-friendly way.’

In-depth knowledge of specifics of IT industry

Marcin Serafin is engaged and has a professional attitude

Key clients

Carrefour

Toyota Group

Polish Ministry of Digitalisation

Totalizator Sportowy

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Roche Group

Polkomtel / Polsat Group

Operator Chmury Krajowej

PERN

AGORA

EURO-NET / RTV EURO AGD

WARTA

MOBILELABS

PKN Orlen

eService

Krajowa Izba Rozliczeniowa

Empik Group

T-Mobile Group

PGNiG Group

Konica Minolta

Żabka

MC2 Innovation

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

Maruta Wachta sp. j. is a stand-out digital sector-focused firm that advises IT, technology and e-commerce clients on a wide variety of commercial, corporate and M&A issues. The group is able to draw on a deep well of knowledge in the IT industry, with expertise in commercial contracts, corporate disputes, consumer protection and compliance. Daniel Jastrun heads the department, also running the firm's Nordic desk, which benefits from his ability to speak fluent Swedish.

Practice head(s):

Daniel Jastrun

Testimonials

It is a well reputed law firm with a very strong position in technology, including corporate advice to startups and M&A in technology sector.

Daniel Jastrun has a high level of interpersonal skill. He conducts difficult, sophisticated matters in a friendly manner, with a lot of intuition. Very broad legal knowledge, excellent language skills. Impressive availability and responsiveness.

We value Daniel Jastrun most for good negotiation skills, ability to look at the entire case, a good understanding of business context and the specifics of IT contracts.

Key clients

Equitin Partners

Delivery Hero

Tetra Pak

Devbridge

CyberCom

Osborne Clarke

Momox

Bray International

Carrefour

Data Intensity

Librus

Zabka

Orbis Software

CyberCom

Selfo

Glosbe

Biomin Polska

Creditech

Empik

Fakro

Fundacja Pomyśl O Przyszłości

Konica Minolta

Kontomierz

Law Firm GLIMSTEDT Bernotas & Partners

MC2 Solutions

MobileLabs

Restaurant Partner Polska

Robur Safe

Unicef

Africa Line

PHH Prochaska Havranek Rechtsanwälte & Co

Hyazinth LLP

Time Advokatbyra

Together Data

UAB

Van Benthem & Keulen

VGD Audyt Polska

Wojdyła Business Park

EURO-net

4Fun

Zlick

Dispute resolution Tier 5

Led by Wojciech Jarosiński, Maruta Wachta sp. j.‘s team stands out for technology disputes involving IT contracts and the defence of clients against software audits by major vendors. The group also represents clients in construction disputes, as well as in financial private enforcement litigation. In April 2019, the department was strengthened by IT contracts expert Marta Mackiewicz and construction litigator Ewa Podogrodzka joining from Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP.

Practice head(s):

Wojciech Jarosiński

Testimonials

Well-recognised in the market, strong teams that cover all aspects of law, share their knowledge, exceptional ethical standards

Available 24/7, exceptional partners engagement, excellent long-time cooperation and very good understanding of customers point of view

Michał Grodziewicz – Involved in case, always well-informed about last court decisions. Strong negotiation skills

Key clients

Qumak

The Agency for Restructuring and Modernization of Agriculture (Agencja Restrukturyzacji i Modernizacji Rolnictwa)

Ciech

The Social Insurance Institution (Zakład Ubezpieczeń Społecznych)

ZPUE

Próchnik

PBG

Bank Millenium

Bank Peako

CCC

Rafako