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New Partners in Kochański Zięba Rapala & Partners law firm

  • Agregado 11 enero 2013
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Kochański Zięba Rapala and Partners has been enhanced by the addition, as partners, of the legal counselors Mr. Piotr Gałuszyński and Mr. Jacek Czabański (Banking, Finance and Restructuring Law) as well as Mr. Dominik Solski (Pharmaceutical Law and Public Procurement Law). Additionally, Mr. Krzysztof Zięba, a lawyer in the firm for several years has been made a Partner (Marketing, Trade and Distribution Law).


Mr. Piotr Kochański, Managing Partner in KZR&P: “Consistent HR policy conducted by canvassing the best experts on the market and focus on searching for specific business solutions for our clients, is what allows us to develop constantly, irrespective of the market situation. Today, clients are primarily concerned with the efficiency of a law firm’s activity, rather than the splendor of international brands”.


Piotr Gałuszyński specializes in structured Finance, Financial Restructuring of Companies and Insolvency Law, he also has vast regulatory experience in the banking sector. He advises on many complex cross-border and domestic financial projects (asset, real estate and project finance). Piotr Gałuszyński in his restructuring work has successfully implemented innovative legal and tax structures. He also represents banks and other investors in proceedings before the Polish Financial Supervision Authority. He has advised, among others, on establishing banks and branches of foreign credit institutions in Poland, as well as the transformation of the Polish banking sector. As a liquidator, he successfully completed the liquidation of the Polish subsidiary company owned by one of the largest European credit institutions. Piotr Gałuszyński is a lawyer recommended within the scope of Banking and Finance by Chambers & Partners, IFLR1000, Legal 500 EMEA in 2012. He speaks English and German.

Piotr Gałuszyński has gained his experience in international law firms, among others: Clifford Chance and lately White & Case.


Jacek Czabański specializes in Banking and Finance Law as well as the regulations of derivatives market. Jacek Czabański has advised leading foreign banks in establishing their representative offices in Poland, as well as the privatization process of banks owned by the State Treasury. He has also advised on preparing banking structures, obtaining licenses, and has represented clients before the Polish Financial Supervision Authority.

He has vast experience regarding banking operations, in particular drafting
by-laws and templates on banking products and services, drafts of loan documentation to finance investment and infrastructure projects, including structured finance.

Jacek Czabański is also an expert in legal opinions and preparing documents regarding the derivatives market in Poland. He advises the biggest Polish and foreign banks in this scope. He speaks Polish and French. Jacek Czabański is a lawyer recommended within the scope of Banking and Finance by Legal 500 EMEA, IFLR1000 and Chambers & Partners. Before starting cooperation with KZR&P, Jacek Czabański worked in the White & Case law firm, and previously in the Ministry of Finance, Bank Handlowy in Warsaw as well as in the Paris branch of Pekao S.A. bank.



Dominik Solski specializes in Pharmaceutical Law and Public Procurement Law. He has a great deal of experience in providing day-to-day legal assistance to the pharmaceutical sector, in the fields of issues regarding advertising, sponsoring of events, unfair competition, as well as on drafting and negotiating distribution agreements, preparing of application of payments, among others. Dominik Solski also participates in procedures of public procurement to the benefit of pharmaceutical companies and represents clients in economic and unfair competition court disputes. He has successfully conducted several privatization transactions and acquisitions of Polish pharmaceutical companies. He speaks English and German.

Before starting cooperation with KZR&P, Dominik Solski worked in Allen & Overy, Norton Rose and Salans law firms.


Krzysztof Zięba specializes in Marketing, Trade and Distribution Law. He has a wealth of experience within the scope of drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, in particular in preparing distribution systems. For several years he has been the Manager of the Combating Unfair Competition Practice in KZR&P and a participant in the IP Department’s projects. He advises clients from the FMCG, food, chemical, pharmaceutical, cosmetics and automotive sectors.

Krzysztof Zięba is also highly experienced in resolving domain name disputes, assisting clients to reclaim "cyber-squatted" internet domain names before the relevant dispute arbitration courts. He speaks English.



More information:

Katarzyna Buczkiewicz:, tel. +48 22 326 96 28

Metropolitan, Pl. Piłsudskiego 1

00-078 Warsaw

Kochański Zięba Rapala and Partners is a company employing 60 lawyers in Poland and, thanks to cooperation with the International Lawyers Network and Mackrell International has access to a network of over 10 000 lawyers in 66 countries, including those in the most important financial centers in the world. We offer a full range of legal services.