+48 693 780 631 office@glpartners.pl

NEW TECHNOLOGIES

INTERNATIONAL CONTRACTING

LITIGATION

OUR STORY

 

Gajowczyk Legal Partners was founded by lawyer and adviser Dr Michal Gajowczyk in 2016. After more than a decade of experience in legal profession as Head of Legal for international company selling services worldwide, legal counsel for UK top-notch software provider, trial lawyer in a known law firm, he decided to build his own law firm using in-house knowledge & experience and fueled by these core values:

OUR STORY

 

Gajowczyk Legal Partners was founded by lawyer and adviser Dr Michal Gajowczyk in 2016. After more than a decade of experience in legal profession as Head of Legal for international company selling services worldwide, legal counsel for UK top-notch software provider, trial lawyer in a known law firm, he decided to build his own law firm using in-house knowledge & experience and fueled by these core values:

OUR VALUES

avoid playbooks:

we strive to be creative and provide out-of-the box solutions (if circumstances force us to),

we know IT:

for many years we were the lawyers for top-notch IT and international companies providing services worldwide, getting the ins and outs of software production & delivery or international negotiating, therefore we know their crucial legal issues and we know how to tackle them efficiently,

real advice:

we deliver you all unnecessary legal context and real advice you can act on with your business. We tend to avoid legal so-called disclaimers. No fence-sitting!

make it simple:

we have worked for supplier of linguistic software application which aim was to simplify bureaucratic jargon, therefore we strive to avoid it ourselves, we provide clear and practical advice. We don’t make long and complex legal memos (unless your clearly demand it from us),

reasonable fees:

we prefer long-lasting business relationship where we assist you in all aspects of business activity. We are open however for a project-kind-of remuneration, being: you set the task, we estimate our effort and we jointly discuss fees.

OUR SERVICES

We specialize in new technologies, international contracting and litigation, however we are aware that it is hardly possible for your business not to interface with any other areas of law & tax, therefore we provide rather a complex set of services for your business to thrive.

We are also excellent at other areas that your business may surely interface with, such as:

  • Corporate & companies law
  • Labor law
  • Compliance
  • Insolvency law

New technologies/IP/Media law

One of our three key specializations. What we CAN do for you?

  • Drive, manage, run and navigate negotiations for provision of systems, infrastructure, software (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS), including agreements in an international setting (for both buyers or vendors).
  • Drive, manage, run and navigate negotiations for provision of services or goods including cross-border transactions (Master Service Agreements, Framework Agreements, Statement of Works, Work Orders, Work Packages, Non-Disclosure Agreements, Local Implementation Agreements, Change Requests, any others).
  • Software delivery, software support/maintenance in Agile & Waterfall methodologies.
  • Sale & purchase of TV formats, production & broadcasting agreements.
  • Social networks legal issues (regulations, compliance).
  • Advice on license purchase, provision or audits.
  • Data protection advisory.
  • Cloud computing agreements.
  • B2B agreement optimization in your organization.

Do you want ask us about any other area? Write at: office@glpartners.pl

International contracting

Second of our three key specializations. What we CAN do for you?

  • Negotiate contract in an international setting (UK, German, California, New York, Hong Kong, Singapore).
  • Draft or amend agreement negotiated in an international setting
  • Advice or particular international matters or direct you to a local expert
  • TUPE regulations advisory (TUPE schedules reviews)

Do you want ask us about any other area? Write at: office@glpartners.pl

Litigation

Third of our three key specializations. What we CAN do for you?

  • Manage high-volume case-load (small & regular collection cases).
  • Provide strategy, manage or provide single actions in a complex litigation (IP law disputes, construction disputes, corporate disputes, any others).
  • Provide legal opinions from a notable and influential University Professors, other professionals.

Do you want ask us about any other area? Write at: office@glpartners.pl

dr Michal Gajowczyk – managing partner of Gajowczyk Legal Partners, attorney-at-law

MICHAL & TEAM

Michal is a lawyer & advisor specializing in new technologies, international contracting and litigation management.
I will assist you with legal and business aspects of running an IT, construction and media business and in particular deals negotiation (including international sourcing & provisions of goods & services), intellectual property exploitation, regulation and dispute resolution.

Before setting up my own firm I was a Head of Legal in international company from Germany, and worked as a legal counsel for a UK top-notch software provider.

You can reach Michal at: m.gajowczyk@glpartners.pl lub zadzwoń: +48 693 780 631.

 

EDUCATION:

University of Wroclaw (Ph.D., master degree)
University of Cambridge (Diploma in English and European Union Law course)

MEMBERSHIP

District Chamber Of Legal Advisers in Wroclaw (Legal adviser since 2012, entry no. WR-2369)

REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE

IT international services – cross-border deal for EMEA region for the sub-contractor repair of devices to a multinational hardware manufacturer, including negotiations with partner, its general counsel, addressing TUPE issues at European level.
IT software provision – bespoke software delivery in an agile methodology for a UK FMCG mogul, UK real estate company.
IT company – complex project of IT professionals transferring to B2B agreements with the same company (project included: setting up a separate company – employment agency, B2B people transfer, new contractual structure with company, inter-companies agreements structure).
Media law – purchase of social network portal (representing buyer during negotiations with the seller, main agreement draft and deal finalization).
Litigation – complex litigation against an international car accessories manufacturer (actio pauliana proceedings) associated with other sub-proceedings as a result: deprivation of enforcement clause procedure against foreign verdict, insolvency settlement annulment. Case won before Polish Supreme Court.

PUBLICATIONS:

“Conditional increase of share capital against pre-emption right”, PRAWO SPÓŁEK 06.2010
“Bonds convertible into shares as a hybrid financial instruments”, REJENT 04.2010
“(Fr)agile way of delivering things – a little insight from a lawyer’s perspective”, BLOG entry at:

(http://blog.objectivity.co.uk/fragile-way-of-delivering-things-a-little-insight-from-a-lawyers-perspective/ )

We served to some great companies, including among others:

News

We write on international contract negotiations process at iTwiz.pl

Do contract negotiations conducted from the perspective of skyscraper  in Manhattan, a space office building in Palo Alto, or at a desk in Wroclaw have a common point? In the publication for the service ITwiz our expert  Michal Gajowczyk tries to address  this...

We win a high-stake court battle over 6 million PLN

Gajowczyk legal Partners representend a construction Client in a high-stake court battle for more than 6 million PLN contractual penalty under a guarantee/warranty claims . On October, 15, 2018 the District Court in Legnica rejected in its entirety the action of a...

Gajowczyk Legal Partners represented IT start-up

Gajowczyk Legal Partners represented IT supplier in a license deal for provision of linguistic application to the one of the biggest financial institutions in Europe. Contract envisages supply of the application within few iterations, where client will be entitled to...

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