Ms Małgorzata Urbańska > CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Posniak i Bejm sp.k. > Warsaw, Poland > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Competition
Public Procurement

Position

Partner; Head of Competition Group in Poland; Head of Consumer Products Sector Focus Group in CEE

Career

Małgorzata Urbańska is an attorney-at-law, Partner and Head of the Competition and Public Procurement Group at CMS Poland. She also heads Consumer Products Sector Group in CEE.

She specialises in a wide range of Polish and EU competition law issues, including antitrust, merger control, state aid, public procurement, unfair competition and consumer protection.

She represented clients in numerous merger notifications to both Polish Competition Authority and the European Commission. She advises in cartel cases, including bid rigging, vertical restraints cases and on dominance issues. She works extensively on competition compliance and risk management, including internal investigations, setting compliance strategies and training for personnel of all levels.

She acts in front of competition authorities, but also successfully represents clients before competition courts, when appealing from adverse decisions and fines.

Małgorzata advises businesses from a range of industry sectors, in particular consumer products, life sciences, ICT and energy, oil and gas sectors.

Languages

Polish; English

Memberships

Warsaw Bar of Legal Advisors
Competition Law Association in Poland

Education

2005 – Post-graduate degree in European Community Law and Competition Law, King’s College, London, UK
2004 – Legal advisor training, admission to the Warsaw Bar of Legal Advisors, Warsaw
1999 – Master’s degree, the Warsaw University, Warsaw

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Competition/antitrust

(Leading individuals)

Małgorzata UrbańskaCMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Pośniak i Bejm sp.k.

CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Pośniak i Bejm sp.k.‘s competition practice sits within the firm’s global and EU competition group, advising on the whole spectrum of matters, including merger control, antitrust compliance, investigations, unfair competition and consumer protection as well as state aid and public procurement. The team also represents clients in proceedings concerning alleged anti-competitive behaviour before the Polish Competition Authority and the competition courts. Competition expert Małgorzata Urbańska heads up the group as well as leading the firm’s consumer products sector focus practice in Central  and Eastern Europe. Senior associates Agnieszka Starzyńska and Izabela Biernat-Sadlak are also notable team members.

Poland > Public procurement

The public procurement department at CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Posniak i Bejm sp.k. is led by Małgorzata Urbańska, who has expertise in the competition elements of tender procedures. The team is adept at providing public procurement advice on a domestic and EU level to both contracting authorities and contractors throughout the whole spectrum of the tender process. This includes the competition-related aspects of consortia forming, drafting public procurement contracts and advising on public projects. Urbańska is supported by senior associates Krzysztof Sikora and Izabela Biernat-Sadlak, and Marcin Bejm is notable in infrastructure and energy matters.