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

Work Department

Competition

Position

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

Career

Małgorzata Urbańska is a Polish-qualified legal advisor and a Partner in CMS with over 15 years of professional experience. She heads Consumer Products Sector Focus Group in Central and Eastern Europe and coordinates Competition Group in CMS Poland. Małgorzata specialises in competition law. Her practice comprises anti-trust issues, restrictive agreements, abuse of dominant position, consumer protection and unfair competition. Małgorzata also advises on EU regulations related to the free movement of goods and the compliance of domestic regulations with EU law. She carries out internal compliance audits of businesses and delivers internal training on competition law for personnel at various levels. She is a member of the Competition Law Association. Małgorzata advises businesses from various industry sectors, with a special focus on the consumer products sector, including food and drink and health and beauty companies, as well as the pharmaceutical sector. She is also a regular contributor to the media on competition issues, including her bi-monthly column in the Dziennik Gazeta Prawna (“Law Gazette” daily), as well as a number of her other publications eg. in Polish popular daily Rzeczpospolita. She is also in a forefront of initiatives shaping Polish law, including joint initiatives with the American Chamber of Commerce – in the Chamber Małgorzata is a co-chairperson of the Consumer Products Committee. Małgorzata Urbańska is regularly recommended – also in this years’ edition – in the most important European legal rankings in the area of competition and antitrust (Legal 500, Chambers Europe).

Languages

Polish; English

Memberships

District Chamber of Legal Advisors in Warsaw

Lawyer Rankings

Poland > Public procurement

Małgorzata Urbańska leads the public procurement practice at CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang Pośniak i Bejm sp.k.. The team is known for advising on the competition aspects of consortia formation, the drafting of contracts and the legal aspects of public projects. Representing both authorities and contractors, it also handles the procedural aspects of tenders, competition law, state aid and contentious matters including appeals, white-collar criminal law, bid-rigging and anti-bribery. Marcin Bejm is the name to note for PPP contracts, concession agreements and licence agreements.

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 team is well-integrated into the firm’s global competition and EU law practice group. It advises on the spectrum of competition law issues, handling state aid and public procurement matters on top of its traditional merger control, antitrust compliance and competition authority investigations work. Leading the department is Małgorzata Urbańska, who is ‘one of the best‘ competition lawyers in Poland according to one client. Senior associates Agnieszka Starzyńska and Izabela Biernat-Sadlak are noted for their experience in merger control proceedings.