Mr Piotr Dynowski > Bird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k. > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

Bird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k.
UL. KS. SKORUPKI 5
00-546 WARSAW
Poland
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Work Department

IP and TMT practice

Position

Piotr is a Partner and a co-head of the IP and head of TMT practice in Bird & Bird’s Warsaw office.

Career

Since 2000, he has been advising companies and institutional clients. He specialises in IP law, advertising and media, telecommunications and e-commerce. His expertise also includes data protection, personal goods, unfair competition and gaming law. Piotr supports clients in developing and implementing comprehensive strategies for the protection of intellectual property, and IP rights management. He also advises clients in business transactions related to transfer and acquisition of IP rights, as well as anti-counterfeiting and unfair competition matters. He has represented clients in numerous, often unprecedented disputes on intellectual property, both before common courts, administrative courts, the Polish Patent Office and the courts of arbitration, particularly in patent disputes. Piotr has extensive experience in advising clients in the most innovative and creative industries, such as advertising agencies, publishing houses, pharmaceutical companies, media, and telecommunication companies. He is a lecturer at the Hugo Grotius Intellectual Property Law Centre in Warsaw and Jagiellonian University in Cracow. He co-authored a Legal Guide for E-business, published by Wolters Kluwer Polska (Warsaw, 2016).

Languages

Piotr works in Polish, English and German

Memberships

He is a legal expert in IP and TMT to the Polish Chamber of Commerce and member of the Electronic Media Committee of the Polish Chamber of Information Technology and Telecommunications (PIIT), and a member of the Audit Committee of the Polish Chapter of Licensing Executive Society.

Education

He studied law at the University of Warsaw, holds an LL. M. degree in European and Comparative law from Maastricht University and a diploma in English and European legal studies from the University of Cambridge

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Intellectual property

(Leading individuals)

Piotr DynowskiBird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k.

Bird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k. fields a full-service IP practice, which handles patent litigation and prosecution issues, brand management work, copyright protection matters, unfair competition cases and commercial IP advice. The group is jointly led by Marta Koremba, who assists with brand management matters, and life sciences and retail work; media, entertainment, sport, technology and communications IP expert Piotr Dynowski; and new technology, internet and advertising specialist Paweł Lipski who joined from Eversheds Sutherland Wierzbowski in 2019. Senior associate Mateusz Dubek is also recommended as an expert in contentious trade mark and design protection issues, with further experience in unfair competition claims.

Poland > TMT

In 2019, Bird & Bird Szepietowski i wspólnicy sp. k. benefited from the arrival of IT and technology experts Tomasz Zalewski and Paweł Lipski from Eversheds Sutherland Wierzbowski, who now jointly lead the team alongside regulatory expert Piotr Dynowski. The practice, which handles regulatory, corporate, advertising, IP and competition law work, has developed particular expertise in the fintech sector. It also has strong coverage of issues related to gambling, cloud computing, IT projects and blockchain technology, as well as more traditional media and telecoms work.