Mrs Beata Balas-Noszczyk > Hogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Hogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP
Plac Trzech Krzy?y 10/14
00-499 Warsaw
Poland

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Partner

Career

Beata Balas-Noszczyk is the Managing Partner of the Hogan Lovells Warsaw office, and Head of the Financial Institutions Group. She is an experienced lawyer in the fields of commercial, insurance, banking, and investment fund and pension fund law.

Beata is one of the most widely recognised lawyers in Poland in the insurance sector field. Since 2008, she has continuously been awarded the title of ‘Leading Insurance Lawyer‘ by the Rzeczpospolita Daily within the Ranking of Law Firms. In December 2018, Beata was awarded the title ‘Prawnik 30-lecia’ to honour her outstanding contribution to the development of the Polish legal services market. She was also awarded the Knight’s Cross of the Rebirth of Poland (Polonia Restituta) by the President of the Republic of Poland.

Sources agree that she is ‘…one of the top insurance lawyers in the market’ (Chambers Europe 2020), ‘exceptionally knowledgeable’ (Legal500, 2019), a ‘commanding figure in the market‘ (Chambers Europe 2019), highlighting Beata’s ‘creativity and innovative approach’ and strong client care skills (Chambers Europe 2019).

Beata has advised and supervised some of the most complex and largest business projects and transactions in Poland in the insurance, banking, finance, and financial institutions industry sectors.

Languages

English, Polish

Memberships

Member, The Circuit Chamber of Legal Counsel in Warsaw

Education

M.A. Law at the University of Warsaw (1990)

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Insurance

(Leading individuals)

Beata Balas-NoszczykHogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP

At Hogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP, the team acts for insurance companies in disputes, as well as advising on distribution projects, policies and transactions. Clients appreciate the team’s regulatory knowledge and familiarity with the Polish FSA, which enables them ‘to navigate the difficult local regulatory environment‘. The department is led by Beata Balas-Noszczyk, ‘“the” expert in the insurance field‘, who was involved in drafting the Polish Insurance Activity Act. Counsel Bartosz Romanowski focuses on advising insurance companies on the day-to-day aspects of their activities, particularly in relation to regulatory compliance. Senior associate Karol Ruszkowski is developing a practice advising on the legal aspects of cooperation between insurers and banks. All lawyers mentioned have significant experience in proceedings before the Polish regulators.