Dorota Walerjan > Hogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Hogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP
Plac Trzech Krzyży 10/14
00-499 Warsaw

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Anyone can offer you solutions, but not many can offer you innovative solutions and this is what Dorota Walerjan’s clients’ often need. Her advice is sought by leading companies in the insurance and banking sector, for which she has worked out and implemented, in cooperation with other professionals, a variety of innovative concepts. Dorota is a licensed tax advisor. Before joining Hogan Lovells in 2007, she worked as a director at a large professional consulting firm, heading the FMCG practice. Although Dorota continues to provide advice to the consumption sector, she has also recognized the new needs of the market and has engaged in providing specialized advice to the insurance and banking sector, infrastructure investments as well as projects implemented under the public-private partnership. In this respect, she supports clients in planning, implementing, and financing projects.

She co-designs legal schemes for intended undertakings and considers their necessary administrative and financial optimization. She supports clients in their contacts with the tax authorities, representing them at all stages of proceedings, and in disputes in front of administrative courts. Owing to her economic background, the solutions proposed by Dorota are thorough and comprehensive; an example of her success was the implementation of the first and largest public-private partnership project in Poland.

Dorota has conducted over one hundred training sessions in legal and tax matters. She is the author of several publications, including books on the legal and tax aspects of marketing activities and the liability of company executives. Dorota has been lecturing at SGH (Warsaw School of Economics) and at the MBA course for many years. As an experienced tax advisor, she presents at conferences organized by Sedlak&Sedlak, the oldest Polish HR advisory company. She is the member of the National Chamber of Tax Advisors.


English, Russian, Polish


The Circuit Chamber of Legal Counsel in Warsaw


MA Economics, Warsaw School of Economics, 1992
Postgraduate Diploma in Management Studies, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1991
Postgraduate Diploma in Tax Law, University of Łódź, 1996
ACCA Diploma in Accounting and Finance, 1995


Modern theatre, interior and garden design, painting, skiing

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Tax

The tax department at Hogan Lovells (Warszawa) LLP covers a broad range of issues, include corporate tax, VAT, international tax structuring, personal income tax and real estate taxation, regularly working alongside colleagues across the firm’s transactional departments. The team has a particular strength in transfer pricing, as well as a solid tax litigation capability. Andrzej Dębiec leads the department and is well known for his experience in optimisation projects, tax planning and structuring M&A transactions. Counsel Zbigniew Marczyk has a niche in the tax aspects of securitisation projects. Counsel Dorota Walerjan stands out for her expertise in insurance and banking sector-related tax.