We are happy to announce that in The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2021 ranking, our firm was recommended in 16 practice areas, including four in which we are ranked as a Top-Tier Firm. 35 of our lawyers received individual recommendations. Considering the fact that, last year, two of our practices were ranked as being within the Top-Tier and 20 lawyers received individual recommendations, this is a great leap forward and a significant success for the firm.
WKB is recommended as a Top-Tier Firm in 4 practice areas – Competition/ Antitrust, Construction, Insurance and Public Procurement.
Dr Jerzy Baehr (Energy and Natural Resources), Aleksander Stawicki (Competition Law) were inducted into the Hall of Fame.
Four of WKB’s lawyers are recognised as Leading Individuals: Jakub Pokrzywniak (Insurance), Jan Roliński (Public Procurement), Bartosz Turno (Competition/Antitrust) and Anna Wojciechowska (Commercial, Corporate and M&A).
Dorota Karczewska (Competition/Antitrust) and Anna Flaga-Martynek (Infrastructure Projects) are among the Next Generation Partners, and Krzysztof Wawrzyniak (Commercial, Corporate and M&A) was recognised as a Rising Star.
The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2021 recommends WKB and its lawyers in the following practice areas:
Competition/antitrust: Top Tier Firm
- Individual recommendations for Aleksander Stawicki (Hall of Fame), Dorota Karczewska (Next Generation Partner), and Bartosz Turno (Leading Individual), Aleksandra Dziurkowska, Wojciech Kulczyk.
Insurance: Top Tier Firm
- Individual recommendations for Jakub Pokrzywniak (Leading Individual), Tomasz Kwieciński and Marek Prętki.
Construction: Top Tier Firm
Public procurement: Top Tier Firm
- Individual recommendation for .Jan Roliński (Leading Individual), Agnieszka Chwiałkowska and Michał Mielnik
Dispute resolution: Tier 2
- Individual recommendations for Bartłomiej Jankowski, Tomasz Kwieciński, Natalia Kabacińska and Jordan Zafirow.
Energy and natural resources: Tier 2
- Individual recommendations for Jerzy Baehr (Hall of Fame), Maciej Szambelańczyk and Jakub Pokrzywniak.
Intellectual property: Tier 2
Restructuring and insolvency: Tier 2
- Individual recommendations for Andrzej Wierciński, Marcin Smolarek, Jakub Jędrzejak, Klaudia Frątczak – Kospin and Piotr Grabarczyk.
Banking and finance: Tier 3
Commercial, corporate and M&A: Tier 3
- Individual recommendations for Anna Wojciechowska (Leading Individual), Andrzej Wierciński, Jakub Jędrzejak, Ben Davey andKrzysztof Wawrzyniak(Rising Star).
Data privacy and data protection: Tier 3
Private equity: Tier 3
- Individual recommendations for Andrzej Wierciński, Jakub Jędrzejak, Ben Davey and Klaudia Frątczak-Kospin.
TMT: Tier 3
- Individual recommendation for Agnieszka Wiercińska-Krużewska
Capital markets: Tier 4
Employment: Tier 4
Real Estate: Tier 4