Dr Wojciech Wąsowicz

Adwokat
Associated Partner
Practice Group: Litigation, Arbitration & ADR
Practice Group: Compliance & Investigations

Wojciech Wąsowicz specialises in civil and commercial law. In this context, Wojciech represents his clients before Polish ordinary courts and arbitration tribunals in litigation regarding construction agreements, liability for flawed administrative decisions, partners’/shareholders’ disputes and unfair competition practices. His practice area also includes banking-related matters such as assessing legal risks during financing and breaches of borrowers’ obligations. Apart from this, Wojciech specialises in white-collar criminal proceedings, representing members of management bodies in proceedings regarding accusations of acting to the detriment of the company and corruption and during internal investigations. He also represents companies as the injured parties at different stages of criminal proceedings.

Expertise

  • Litigation, Arbitration & ADR
  • Real Estate Investments & Construction
  • Banking & Finance

Career

  • Legal studies at the University of Warsaw
  • PhD studies at the University of Warsaw
  • With Noerr since 2017

Selected Projects

  • Stalprofil SA: Representing the group’s companies in litigation proceedings regarding agree-ments with subcontractors (ongoing since 2015)
  • Saipem SpA: Representing the company in litigation proceedings against subcontractors in connection with the construction of an LNG terminal in Świnoujście (2013 – 2017)
  • Company in an international group of developers: Representing the company in litigation proceedings against designers and foundation works contractors (ongoing since 2014)
  • One of the largest American industrial groups: Representing the group in litigation proceed-ings regarding unfair competition in connection with the distribution of cooling equipment in Poland (ongoing since 2011)
  • Major construction company: Representing a member of the management board in criminal proceedings, including special measures taken by the Internal Security Agency (ABW) in connection with alleged tender collusion which resulted in the suspension of EU structural funds for a road construction programme in Poland (ongoing since 2013)
  • Coal producer: Representing one of the largest bituminous coal producers in numerous ad-ministrative proceedings regarding a mining permit (2014 – 2016)

Distinctions

  • Recommended as an expert for Banking & Finance, Legal 500 (2013-2015) and Litigation, Legal 500 (2016-2017), Tier 1

Memberships

  • Warsaw Bar Association (ORA)

Selected Publications

  • „Pełnomocnik powołany uchwałą zgromadzenia”, Państwo i Prawo 3/2013
  • „Jak realizować inwestycję budowlaną z podmiotem publicznym” (co-author), Rzeczpospolita 2016