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WKB Wierciński Kwieciński Baehr

Energy & Natural Resources

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What the team is known for

Strong department, well known for handling regulatory issues and assisting with both compliance and transactional matters, including investments and acquisitions. Active on litigation matters, covering disputes with both counterparties and regulatory authorities. Offers expertise across the electricity, gas, renewable energy, nuclear energy, oil and mining sectors. Also advises on matters concerning the construction of energy infrastructure.

Strengths

Clients describe them as "very engaged," and "great experts."

Work highlights

Assisted CEZ Trade with regulatory matters pertaining to the control of electricity prices.

Notable practitioners

Top-ranked Jerzy Baehr is a highly regarded regulatory expert in Poland. He advises clients from the renewable energy sector on the regulatory aspects of developments. He also assists with EU law compliance matters.

Maciej Szambelańczyk advises on regulatory matters and also assists with the development of renewable projects. Clients describe him as responsive and hard-working.

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Overview

Experienced in both conventional and renewable energy projects, the team is regularly instructed by major industry players in all energy sub-sectors, including electricity, gas, renewable energy, nuclear energy, oil and mining. Recognised for their expertise in energy law, the team members are frequently engaged in legislative processes regarding the energy sector, including renewable energy, offshore wind, nuclear power, and electromobility and have vast experience in dealing with regulators, whether nationally or at the EU level. The energy team is not limited to the core team of regulatory lawyers, but it is supported by experienced and highly ranked WKB’s experts, from infrastructure, environment, public procurement, competition, litigation, M&A and real estate practices, which allows them to provide comprehensive legal support to energy clients.



Members

Baehr, Jerzy (Head of Department)

Szambelańczyk, Maciej (Head of Department)

Industries

chemical industry

electricity

gas

mining

nuclear energy

oil

renewables

Energy & Natural Resources Department

WKB Wierciński Kwieciński Baehr

firm
Department location

Plac Stanisława Małachowskiego 2

Warsaw

Masovian

Poland

00-066

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Poland

Energy & Natural Resources


Jerzy Baehr
Band 1
Maciej Szambelańczyk
Band 4