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CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Pośniak i Bejm sp.k.
WARSAW FINANCIAL CENTER
UL. EMILII PLATER 53
00-113 WARSAW
Poland

Work Department

Energy and Projects Department

Position

Partner, Head of the Oil & Gas Sector Team at CMS Poland

Career

Tomasz Minkiewicz is a Polish-qualified attorney-at-law specialising mainly in providing legal services to Polish and foreign entities from the oil and gas sector, as well as from the fuel and petrochemical sector. He has also provided advisory services to entities from the conventional energy sector, at projects concerning the construction of new generation capacities and in the scope of regulatory and contractual issues (including power purchase agreements, agreements to purchase raw materials for generating energy and EPC contracts). His experience in providing advisory services to entities from the oil and gas sector includes widely understood regulatory issues (including licences, concessions, permits and environmental issues), contractual issues with respect to preparing and negotiating joint venture agreements in relation to oil and gas exploration, as well as issues related to ore exploration – including natural gas from unconventional deposits. As part of these projects Tomasz Minkiewicz provided legal services connected with drilling and seismic works agreements, as well as in relation to the sale of ores. Tomasz Minkiewicz has also taken part in legislation works, inter alia, he participated in the preparation of the provisions on stranded costs, as well as he co-operated at preparing studies for the Energy Regulatory Authority concerning potential solutions in the field of electric and thermal energy tariffs.

Languages

English

Memberships

Warsaw Bar Association of Attorneys-at-Law

Education

University of Warsaw, Faculty of Law and Administration; Central School of Planning and Statistics, Faculty of Foreign Trade

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Energy and natural resources

(Hall of Fame)

Tomasz Minkiewicz  – CMS

The team at CMS shows ‘a great level of drive and enthusiasm‘ with experience in all aspects of energy and heavy industry projects. Particular specialisms include industrial investments, resource exploration and production work, M&A transactions (especially in the renewables sector), environmental permitting, emissions trading and regulatory issues. In 2020, Marcin Bejm took over leadership of the department from oil and gas industry expert Tomasz Minkiewicz. Agnieszka Skorupińska, who was promoted to the partnership in May 2020, is a specialist in environmental law at a Polish and EU level. Łukasz Szatkowski primarily handles energy projects and joined the group from Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP in 2019.