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Taylor Wessing Poland
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00-640 WARSAW
Poland

Poland > Healthcare and life sciences Tier 3

Taylor Wessing Poland advises a range of clients, including manufacturers of pharmaceuticals and medical devices, hospital companies and global enterprises. Areas of focus for the team include advice on manufacturing and distribution, licensing and collaboration, corporate transactions and regulatory matters. Plus, the team’s IP expertise is advantageous for handling patent litigation and product liability issues. Przemyslaw Walasek and senior associate Agnieszka Sztoldman lead the team.  

Practice head(s):

Przemysław Walasek; Agnieszka Sztoldman

Key clients

Theramex

Adama Agricultural Solutions

IPD Analytics

Tixon Technology

Adamed Pharma

Perrigo Group

Fresenius Kabi

Biomaxima

Apotex Inc.

Emmes Company, LLC

Work highlights

  • Advised Adamed Pharma on patent matters and complex negotiations regarding the implementation of the innovative IT system in terms of copyright that enhances day-to-day activities and medicines distribution to warehouses and pharmacies.
  • Advising US pharmaceutical company Perrigo Pharmaceuticals on several brand protection matters in Poland, mainly regarding imitation of product packaging.
  • Advising the German company Fresenius Kabi on the preparation, conduct and legal coordination of one of the largest clinical trials currently underway in Poland.

Poland > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Taylor Wessing Poland‘s team combines corporate and capital markets knowledge to act for clients in a variety of sectors, although especially in the technology industry. The scope of its work includes advice on funding and investments, M&A, share deals and regulatory issues. Olav Nemling is an expert in hi-tech and life sciences acquisitions and business establishment in Poland. Andrzej Mikosz combines transactional expertise with knowledge of corporate governance. Clients note that Jakub Pitera‘s 'devotion to the client’s case is clearly visible'.

Practice head(s):

Olav Nemling; Andrzej Mikosz

Other key lawyers:

Jakub Pitera; Katarzyna Matusiak; Patrycja Sojka

Testimonials

The team meets its commitments to clients, both in offering the needed support in volume, as well as doing such in time.’

‘Great knowledge of the Polish legal system, great support, tuned to specific case sensitivities.’

‘Taylor Wessing’s M&A/capital markets team is highly experienced in working on complex M&A and corporate matters, including cross border transactions and foreign clients. Their experience in capital markets and regulatory matters is well known. They are skilled, pragmatic and solution-oriented.’

‘Jakub Pitera is knowledgeable and experienced. He combines out-of-the-box thinking and capability of finding non-standard solutions with attention to detail. He has proactive approach and is highly responsive. His devotion to the client’s case is clearly visible.’

Key clients

Bloomreach Inc.

Emmes Company, LLC

TixOn

Technische Akademie Wuppertal E.V.

MLP Group S.A.

Biomaxima S.A.

ING Bank Śląski S.A.

Work highlights

  • Advised Bloomreach on the Polish aspects of its acquisition of Exponea.
  • Advised Emmes Company on Polish legal aspects of acquisition of Neox s.r.o., a European-based CRO headquartered in Czech Republic.
  • Advised MLP Group on the public offering of series E and D stocks with the total value of approximately €51m and the admission of stocks to trading on the main market of the Warsaw Stock Exchange. Also advised on the public offering of bonds (series C1) and their introduction to trading on the alternative Catalyst market.

Poland > Intellectual property Tier 4

The IP team at Taylor Wessing Poland handles advisory, regulatory and litigation services, as well as trademark portfolio management and patent litigation strategies for clients in the gaming, e-commerce, energy, telecoms, healthcare and food sectors. Trademark tax restructuring expert Przemyslaw Walasek heads the group, supported by senior associates Agnieszka Sztoldman, who  focuses on healthcare and life sciences expert, and Marcin Przybysz, who is particularly notable for IP infringements.

Practice head(s):

Testimonials

‘Taylor Wessing are professionals. The company always responds quickly to inquiries. The staff is client-oriented, polite and friendly. Taylor Wessing quickly and clearly resolve issues. I was pleased to cooperate with Taylor Wessing.’

‘Have used TW Poland for a number of TM matters, including TM opposition cases with very good results.’

‘The practice is very professional, client-centric and provides state-of-the-art advice on digital and personal data protection issues, which are very relevant for our organization.’

‘Przemylaw Walasek is highly experienced and versed in trademark matters.’

‘Przemyslaw Walasek is an outstanding professional.’

‘Every staff member is very approachable, helpful and professional.’

‘Value for work done is exceptional, as is the quality of service.’

‘Agnieszka Sztoldman and Przemyslaw Walasek are professionals in their field.’

Key clients

TikTok Information Technologies UK Limited

GOG

Alois Dallmayr Kaffee oHG

Brand Loyalty Special Promotions B.V.

Primavera Life GmbH

ADAMA Agricultural Solutions Ltd.

Adamed Pharma Group

Broadway Malyan

Heijmans Vastgoed B.V.

Perrigo International Inc.

Work highlights

  • Advising TikTok Information Technologies UK Limited on various IP-related contentious matters.
  • Advising Broadway Malyan on revising and negotiating its design project agreements with general constructors regarding transfer of copyrights to the design project.
  • Acted for Heijmans Vastgoed B.V. in the enforcement of a preliminary injunction in the context of copyright infringement.

Poland > Dispute resolution Tier 6

Taylor Wessing Poland's disputes and investigations team has experience representing Polish and international corporates in private enforcement and cases utilising third-party litigation funding, in addition to alternative dispute resolution methods. The group has handled numerous Swiss franc-backed mortgage cases for the defendant banks. Managing partner Ewelina Stobiecka leads the team, as well as heading the firm's CEE consumer and retail group, and is an expert in mediation. Krystian Stanasiuk  is regularly instructed before the labour courts.

Practice head(s):

Ewelina Stobiecka

Other key lawyers:

Krystian Stanasiuk; Olga Gerlich

Testimonials

‘The team can react quickly to market changes and is able to adapt quickly to them.’

‘The service is tailor-made, the members of the team always suit the case, try to find out the need to give the best solution or build different scenarios, all have high knowledge.’

‘Ewelina Stobiecka – You can count on her professionalism, knowledge, experience and a full range of individual strengths like being empathic, listening skills, asking good questions, understanding, out-of-the-box thinking and problem resolution abilities.’

‘Customer-oriented.’

‘Ewelina Stobiecka’s involvement in the promotion of mediation as an out-of-court dispute resolution method deserves attention. Ewelina is determined and goal-oriented.’

‘As for dispute resolution practice Taylor Wessing is a very reliable partner. You can feel being heard, understood and given the best support you can imagine with full respect and trust.’

‘The diverse team can provide the best service you can even dream about with a professional approach and a wide range of help. One can feel fully informed, secured and safe in such a difficult situation like a dispute or conflict.’

‘Communication is very easy; even if the case is complicated the explanation is very good; we work usually with Ewelina Stobiecka who is very professional, engaged and patient.’

Key clients

Perrigo International Inc.

Marcegaglia

Villeroy & Boch

Bystronic

Uno Uniqa A/S

Broadway Malyan

Velox

Helm AG

Euro-Funding Innovation Unit S.L.U.

Work highlights

  • Representing Villeroy & Boch in a dispute with a longstanding contractual partner.
  • Representing Bystronic in a dispute with one of its business partners concerning the non-acceptance of a complaint.
  • Assisting Marcegaglia with its litigation, including bankruptcy proceedings, throughout Central and Eastern Europe.

The firm: Founded in 1986 and formerly known as e|n|w|c Attorneys at Law, Taylor Wessing CEE today is the CEE/SEE Competence Centre of Taylor Wessing, a leading international law firm with more than 1,200 lawyers working across 33 offices in 20 countries. Taylor Wessing is a full-service law firm, working with clients in the world’s most dynamic industries. The firm takes a single-minded approach to advising its clients, helping them succeed by thinking innovatively about their business issues. A focus on the industries of tomorrow has enabled Taylor Wessing to develop market-leading expertise in technology, media and communications, life sciences, private wealth and energy.

Taylor Wessing CEE has offices in Bratislava, Brno, Budapest, Kiev, Klagenfurt, Prague, Vienna and Warsaw and advises investors in Central and Eastern Europe from the initial stages of their projects onwards.Its lawyers all have international experience. Their familiarity with the rules of the game and the local cultures in these emerging markets play an important part in the success of the work for these clients. Taylor Wessing CEE is committed to providing its clients with top quality advice and service both on the basis of long-term relationships and in connection with individual legal projects. Teams of specialists deliver rapid and reliable legal and business advice.

International work: With eight offices in six CEE countries, Taylor Wessing CEE shows great competence in Central and Eastern Europe. An Italian Desk exists in Budapest, Kiev, Vienna and Warsaw. In addition, Taylor Wessing has a further 25 offices across Europe, the Middle East and Asia, and has particular expertise in advising clients in North America, Brazil and India.

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Banking and finance
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Corporate, M&A and capital markets
Dispute resolution
Employment, pensions and mobility
Environmental, planning and regulatory
IP/IT
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Projects
Real estate and construction
Restructuring and corporate recovery
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Dr Konrad Kohutek photo Dr Konrad KohutekKonrad Kohutek is a counsel at Taylor Wessing Warsaw in Poland. He…
Ms Grażyna Kuźma photo Ms Grażyna KuźmaGrażyna Kuźma is a Partner at Taylor Wessing Warsaw, Poland. She specialises…
Ms Katarzyna Matusiak photo Ms Katarzyna MatusiakKatarzyna Matusiak is a senior associate and a member of the Corporate,…
Mgr Andrzej Mikosz photo Mgr Andrzej MikoszAndrzej Mikosz is a partner in the Corporate, M&A and Capital Markets…
Mr Olav Nemling photo Mr Olav NemlingOlav Nemling is a partner at Taylor Wessing Warsaw, Poland. He specialises…
Dr Jakub Pitera photo Dr Jakub PiteraJakub Pitera is a partner in the corporate/M&A & capital markets team…
Mr Marcin Przybysz photo Mr Marcin PrzybyszMarcin Przybysz is a senior associate at Taylor Wessing in Warsaw, Poland.…
Dr Anna Rataj photo Dr Anna RatajAnna Rataj is a senior associate and a member of the Corporate,…
Mr Marcin Sroga photo Mr Marcin SrogaMarcin Sroga is a counsel and a member of the Tax team…
Mr Krystian Stanasiuk photo Mr Krystian StanasiukKrystian Stanasiuk is a partner at Taylor Wessing Warsaw, Poland. He specialises…
Ms Ewelina Stobiecka photo Ms Ewelina StobieckaEwelina Stobiecka is a partner at Taylor Wessing in Poland. She heads…
Mr Przemyslaw Walasek photo Mr Przemyslaw WalasekPrzemysław Walasek is a partner at Taylor Wessing in Warsaw and Head…
Mr Marcin Zimny photo Mr Marcin ZimnyMarcin Zimny is a counsel at Taylor Wessing in Warsaw, Poland. Having…
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at this office : 41
Contacts : Raimund Cancola
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Taylor Wessing advised MLP Group on the next bond issue

The Warsaw team of the international law firm Taylor Wessing provided comprehensive legal advice to MLP Group S.A., one of the leading developers of logistics and production space, in connection with the public offering of bonds for EUR 20 million and their introduction to trading on the alternative market Catalyst.