The Legal 500 EMEA 2022

We are delighted to share the news that our law firm has been recognised in The Legal 500 EMEA 2022 ranking. In the latest edition, BSJP has been distinguished in a record number of categories so far – the researchers recommended us in 7 practice areas. In addition, 11 of our experts have been awarded the "Recommended Lawyer" title.

Congratulations to the entire team at BSJP, whose domestic and international work has been reflected in the results of this year's ranking.

Thank you to our Clients for their feedback, which constitutes the basis for the league tables. This year's edition comes as the publisher's most comprehensive guide to the best law firms in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Below you will find the recommendations awarded to BSJP along with Clients' testimonials.


Public procurement (Tier 2)

Head: attorney-at-law Jarosław Sroka (Partner)

The public procurement and infrastructure group at BSJP Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Sp. k. primarily advises contractors on all stages of the procurement process, particular those within the infrastructure, defence, healthcare and life sciences sectors. Recently, the team has been increasingly involved in tenders concerning the IT and telecoms sectors. Representing clients before the National Appeals Chamber is also an area of expertise for the group. Construction expert Jarosław Sroka heads up the team.

Testimonials

'The team is very organised and competent. They have shown amazing adaptability during the pandemic and introduced new work flow in these hard times. They stand out in many ways compared to other firms, especially important was the adaptability.'

'The team is outstanding in so many ways in the knowledge of our industry and in the knowledge of laws with our industry. The communication is very easy and every team member is very competent and engaged in their duties, working with them is very efficient and it guarantees good results. However, the team member that showed the most involvement was Jarosław Sroka.'

'BSJP offers highly professional services supporting our company in Public Procurement Law issues. BSJP is up to date not only regarding current law, but also regarding current technologies supporting public procurement procedures. Their vast experience is an essential benefit.'

Other key lawyers: attorney-at-law Grzegorz Wąsiewski, PhD

 

Energy and natural resources (Tier 3)

Head: attorney-at-law Dominik Sołtysiak (Partner)

BSJP Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Sp. k. advises domestic and foreign private investors, operators and investment funds, with capabilities in an array of conventional and renewable sub-sectors including oil, fuel and biofuel, utilities and waste management. The team is especially well-versed in handling the acquisition, development and financing of wind farm and photovoltaics investment projects. Dominik Sołtysiak is head of the department.

Testimonials

'BSJP's team has a strong market knowledge and is able to always accommodate clients' needs. The team works in a highly efficient manner, is always available and easy to communicate with.'

'We highly recommend Dominik Soltysiak because of his expertise and market knowledge, his diligent and client-oriented approach and not least because of his language skills. It makes life easier for us if we can communicate in German, and that working results can be delivered in German, English or Polish.'

'Dominik Soltysiak is good at renewable energy projects on farmland properties.'

 

Dispute resolution (Tier 4)

Head: attorney-at-law Krzysztof Kowalczyk (Partner)

BSJP Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Sp. k.'s dispute resolution practice comprises domestic and international arbitration, and a wide variety of public procurement and infrastructure litigation. The group also has a reputation for one-off individual representations, and Gdańsk's Maciej Prusak is currently acting for former President Lech Wałęsa in a number of personal rights protection cases arising from the use of his image by political opponents. Krzysztof Kowalczyk leads the team from the Warsaw office, and is experienced in litigation and arbitration involving FIDIC contracts, real estate and infrastructure.

Testimonials

'They are a team of professionals. We have been working with them for more than 10 years and we are satisfied with the cooperation.'

'Krzysztof Kowalczyk is an accomplished litigation lawyer, strategically wise, you can see he is quite passionate about his field of practice.'

'Brilliant team in every way: commercial, diverse, smart on the law but practical, cost effective and good with clients.'

 Other key lawyers: attorney-at-law Maciej Prusak, attorney-at-law Anna Kois-Mizgier, PhD

 

TMT (Tier 4)

Head: attorney-at-law / patent attorney Marcin Kroll (Partner)

BSJP Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Sp. k.'s TMT team is predominantly focused on handling IT contracts involving software development and maintenance, licensing and cloud services for domestic and international clients, including start-ups, as well as assisting on technology-based projects, including in the areas of fintech and legaltech. IP and IT specialist Marcin Kroll heads the group.

 

Employment (Tier 4)

Heads: attorney-at-law / Rechtsanwalt Christoph Garschynski (Partner) and attorney-at-law Ewa Boryczko, PhD (Partner):

Christoph Garschynski and counsel Ewa Boryczko co-lead the labour, employment and HR group at BSJP Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Sp. k. The team is active in advising domestic and international employers from the private and public sectors on HR support, mobility and restructuring mandates; it also represents clients in litigation proceedings before administrative bodies and public authorities and frequently acts on the hiring and dismissal of C-level executives.

 

Real estate (Tier 4)

Heads: Rechtsanwalt Jörn Brockhuis (Partner) and Katarzyna Domanska-Mołdawa, PhD (Partner)

BSJP Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Sp. k. often advises German, Nordic and French corporates and investors, leveraging four offices across Poland to assist on a range of investments and projects. Commercial leasing expert Jörn Brockhuis and real estate finance specialist Katarzyna Domańska-Mołdawa jointly chair the practice.

 

Banking and finance (Tier 6)

Head: attorney-at-law Katarzyna Domanska-Mołdawa, PhD (Partner)

At BSJP Brockhuis Jurczak Prusak Sroka Nilsson Sp. k., the key contact for banking, finance and restructuring work is Katarzyna Domańska-Mołdawa. Her expertise includes acquisition finance, asset finance and project finance, and she often works in conjunction with the firm's real estate department. The firm is also known for its German language capabilities.