The Law Firm
The Firm provides comprehensive legal services to Polish and foreign commercial entities, civil partnerships, entrepreneurs operating individually, public institutions and individuals providing them with a consistently high level of legal protection.
Our customers can expect professional and fast service including i.a. preparing legal opinions, conducting legal consultancy, preparing commercial contracts, conducting commercial negotiation, support with proceedings concerning public procurement and corporate proceedings support.e
We represent our clients in courts of general jurisdiction, administrative courts, any public administration authorities. We also provide complete service of notaries cooperating with us. The service can be provided in English, German as well as Russian.
Comprehensive support providing customers with safe and permanent legal solutions
Business entities support
Running a company in the current economic turnover requires safe and permanent legal solutions.
Comprehensive business entities support includes constant counselling in the range of most areas of law regarding economic turnover. As part of comprehensive support we provide our clients with on-going corporate counselling (registration proceedings, preparing appropriate acts of the partnerships’ authorities and other required documentation).
Our lawyers possess significant experience in preparing trade contracts. Our clients can expect counselling in the range of choosing an optimal form of settling trade relations, professional determination of investment risks, conducting negotiations, effective management and analysis of tax policy and the consequences of concluding a certain trade agreement.
Legal issues are also a vital element of how a company functions. The firm’s clients are provided with professional support regarding labour issues. The lawyers prepare and evaluate employment contracts, manager contracts, non-compete clauses and other documents related to establishing employment relations. They also prepare and evaluate internal regulations of labour law and represent employers in court and non-court disputes.
In the respect of recovering unpaid dues we provide pre-court claiming of payment dues, representation in court proceedings, representation in executive and bankruptcy proceedings.
Framework service for public finance sector entities within all legal aspects of the institution’s functioning
Public entities support
The lawyers on our team specialize in areas related to i.a. municipal law. Among the firm’s clients there are local authority institutions as well as government administrative institutions. We also provide support to municipal entities (commercial partnerships and budgetary entities).
As part of the public entities support we provide legal and organizational advice in the range of municipal companies’ functioning and transformation of commercial partnerships and budgetary entities. We support the privatisation processes of municipal partnerships, company consolidation as well as company municipalisation.
The firm prepares expert and legal opinions in the range of municipal companies, represents companies in administrative and court-administrative proceedings, civil and tender disputes.
The firm’s lawyers take the role of advisers during sessions of institutions being part of local authority institutions, prepare projects of local authority institution acts.
The firm’s partners possess appropriate authorizations, which according to article 21 of the classified information protection act are necessary to be allowed to and perform jobs related to having access to classified information.
Legal service provided for individual clients
Individual Client service
Individual clients can expect the highest quality of service. Numerous specializations of the firm’s lawyers allow them to provide legal assistance in virtually every area of law – civil and family law, inheritance law, damages law (i.a. medical malpractice, trespassing, contractless area use by utility distribution companies, tortious acts), labour law, real estate legal support (construction process support), administrative law and criminal law. We provide assistance at the pre-court stage and represent our clients during the actual proceeding.
We approach every client with understanding and highest attention.
An effective way to achieve the desired goal.
In times of free market economy, the basis of which is competition, the ability to negotiate successfully is often a crucial factor which determines the result of an enterprise.
With so many entities functioning on the market it is natural that various types of conflicts occur.
Negotiation is a way to settle a dispute, a process allowing to find a consensus. Our lawyers, through upright preparation and utilizing their experience are able to achieve a result, which would seem impossible at the starting point. Each member of the team has undergone a training course in the range of broadly understood negotiation techniques, which allows them to apply an adequate action in each individual case.
Amicable dispute resolution
Mediation and dispute settlement
Mediation has been utilized in developed countries for over 30 years. In Western Europe and the US 90% of entrepreneurs decide to take part in mediation. Mediation can be applied in every company dispute.
It is also becoming increasingly popular in Poland as an alternative to court proceedings in business. A quick, inexpensive and amicable solution of disputes between partners based on an acceptable, voluntary agreement.
Legal support of investment processes
We provide comprehensive legal support of investment processes. We advise both investors and contractors (subcontractors).
We have supported a variety of construction projects – at the stage of planning, preparation and execution. Our experience in this field includes complex multimillion investments in the power sector. We participated in projects related to the construction and modernization of linear and production facilities, including renewables.
Our support includes drafting contract agreements in the broad sense (agreement for construction, general construction agreement, design and supervision contract) and representation in disputes arising from such agreements. We represent our clients before architectural and construction administrative bodies and construction supervisory authorities.
Comprehensive service for entities supervised by the Civil Aviation Authority
Aviation activity is an exceptionally regulated area of human activity. It is a mass of changing and not always easy to interpret aviation regulations that often relate to various areas of social life. One of the characteristics of aviation has for years been the rule of defining every activity in the form of procedures, previously approved by appropriate aviation authorities. Every aviation institution is a pile of operational documentation, characteristics the preparation and updating of which requires skill and poses a challenge for those starting their activity in aviation, with particular emphasis on accordance with the current rules and regulations.
Complete accounting service for companies. Assortment of legal actions capable of lowering tax payables.
Tax Optimalisation and Accounting
Each entrepreneur is able to legally pay lower taxes. It is possible due to the optimization allowed by fiscal regulations. Utilizing tax optimization guarantees lower taxes, which directly affect a company’s profit.
Our clients can expect international tax planning, establishing corporate structures of companies, implementing fiduciary management services, asset management. Our clientele includes small and large partnerships, foundations and wealthy individual clients. They value individual approach to tax risk management and deliberative procedures regarding the choice of strategy in tax planning, with emphasis on confidentiality of actions. We cooperate with experts in 14 tax areas including notaries, auditors, tax and investment advisors. We provide comprehensive support in the range of tax optimization, tax planning and establishing partnerships all over the world not excluding countries regarded as tax-havens (offshore).
The always changing law and never-ending reforms affect small and medium business in a drastically negative way. They often aren’t able to handle the law changes due to new legal obligations for instance, which have frequently resulted in high expenses.
The tax assistance activities include:
- Providing the clients, as requested by them or for them, with assistance and explanation in the range of their tax and custom duty obligations as well as administrative execution related to these obligations.
- Running, on behalf of or for the clients, tax books and other records related to taxes and providing them with assistance in these matters.
- Preparation of tax returns and declarations or providing assistance in these matters.
- Representing the clients in proceedings before public administration institutions and in the range of court-controlled decisions, resolutions and other administrative acts.
Professional legal support in claiming rightful damages
Vast experience in damages cases provides our clients with the highest quality of service. We offer our assistance with all damages cases such as: asset damages from comprehensive automotive insurance, agricultural incidents, medical malpractice compensation, work-related accidents, public place incidents, injury compensation, contracless area use by utility distribution companies etc.
As part of cooperation we provide assistance in claiming compensation for the damage suffered, claiming refund of costs of medical treatment, care, rehabilitation and income loss, claiming future pension due to increased needs, compensatory pension due to complete or partial loss of work capability, compensation due to substantial worsening of material situation, compensation for damaged or stolen vehicle, compensation for any other destroyed or damaged assets.
Due diligence ensures improvement of company safety, allows to determine the current state and to eliminate possible risks
A legal and organizational audit provides an improvement of a company’s safety and allows to establish the current state and eliminate risks.
It is a complex legal and organizational analysis. During the audit we evaluate the decision-making process, the procedures, structure functioning as well as the accordance of internal regulations to common law. We examine the contracts, analyse the legal state of real estate, the value of material and non-material assets. The entity is provided with a detailed description of all ongoing court, administrative and executive proceedings.
The audit results in a detailed report which includes the description of the current state, risks and remedy measures. The audit concerns a particular company, allows to comprehensively prevent any problems in the future. It is necessary in cases of merging, takeovers and transformations.
Comprehensive service for entities utilizing European Funds
The firm’s solicitors specialize in conducting administrative and court-administrative proceedings related to i.a. refusal to grant subsidies or refunds (financial correction).
The client is provided with comprehensive proceeding support. The regulations related to European funds are a highly complicated matter.
The experience gained providing support to numerous entities – European funds beneficiaries allows us to ensure that the task is completed in a comprehensive way, which can protect the client in case i.a the validity of the expenses is challenged, the institutions determine that the Public Procurement Law or the funding contract has been violated which results in the client being charged with financial correction, payment decrease or complete or partial funds return along with interest calculated the same way as in case of due taxes.