Linklaters appoints Head of TMT/IP Practice in Warsaw

Piotr Zawadzki has joined Linklaters’ as head of the TMT/IP practice in Warsaw. Prior to joining, Piotr spent five years at the London and Warsaw offices of Hogan Lovells.

Piotr specialises in all aspects of intellectual property, new technology and media law, as well as data protection law. He has spent much of his career advising on copyright, industrial property rights and unfair competition and representing clients in their trade mark, industrial design and patent infringement litigation, including litigation before the Patent Office.

Piotr has also led on a number of M&A-related matters, advising on intellectual property issues including copyrights, design rights, rights to trade marks, know-how, license agreements and rights to software.  He has also advised on promotional campaigns involving sensitive consumer goods in both traditional and social media.

Artur Kulawski, managing partner, Warsaw, said: 

“The telecommunication, media and new technologies sector is characterised by a highly dynamic investment market. This area is also subject to constant regulatory change.

“The knowledge and competence of Piotr, both in legal and business terms, will not only be of great benefit to our clients, but will also allow him to build strong leadership within the practice.”

For further information please contact Lianne Robinson.