WKB Legal Alert | Application of GDPR during the COVID-19 pandemic
There are a lot of questions in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic, including in particular  regarding the GDPR.  We invite you to read the answers to frequently asked questions related to personal data processing.
Safety is our priority – Rules of cooperation with Clients for the duration of the Coronavirus outbreak
Due to the current situation related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we are taking every precaution to ensure the health and safety of you and our employees. We have also convened a special coronavirus legal advisory team. The entire WKB legal team remains at your disposal in case you have any questions or legal problems related to the risks of this epidemic.
Natalia Kabacińska among the winners of the “Rising Stars Lawyers – Leaders of Tomorrow 2019” awards
Natalia Kabacińska, senior associate working for WKB’s dispute resolution team, is one of the winners of the  “Rising Stars – leaders of tomorrow 2019” competition,  ranking 4th out of 35 nominees. The competition, organised by Wolters Kluwer Polska and Dziennik Gazeta Prawna daily, is open to young lawyers who, via their knowledge, experience and community engagement, achieve the highest standards of legal service.
WKB strengthens German Desk with new hire
It is with pleasure that we announce that WKB has bolstered its company law and corporate governance team with the appointment of Anna Fennig, advocate with many years’ experience in working with German-speaking clients. Anna will also strengthen the firm’s German Desk.
Jan Roliński re-appointed as arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration for Sport at the Polish Olympic Committee
Jan Roliński has been re-appointed as an arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) at the Polish Olympic Committee for the period 2020-2023, as the second consecutive term.
Chambers Global 2020 recommends WKB in the new International & Cross-Border Capabilities rankings
In the new edition of Chambers Global WKB has been recommended in the newly published International & Cross-Border Capabilities rankings. Only four independent law firms have been recommended in this category.
WKB recommended by the renowned Chambers Global 2020 international legal services guide
The annual Chambers Global international legal services guide, compiled primarily on the basis of client reviews, has recommended WKB in the following categories: Banking & Finance, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution, Italy: Corporate/M&A: Foreign desks. Also, WKB has been recommended as a go-to partner for cross-jurisdictional matters in the newly introduced International & Cross-Border Capabilities rankings, among four other Polish independent (non-multinational) law firms. Five of our lawyers also received individual recommendations.
Aleksandra Stępniewska joins WKB as counsel
We are pleased to announce that advocate Aleksandra Stępniewska has joined WKB as counsel and head of the white collar crime practice. With support from other advocates in the firm, including Jan Roliński (a senior partner at WKB), Aleksandra will provide clients with comprehensive advice on all aspects of criminal proceedings, preventive procedures, and crisis management.