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Maciej Jóźwiak heads dispute resolution practice at Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland

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At the beginning of 2018, Maciej Jóźwiak became the new head of the dispute resolution practice at Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland. He has been affiliated with the law firm for over eight years.

He specializes in representing clients in judicial proceedings. He also handles arbitration proceedings and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.

Maciej has more than 10 years’ experience providing legal advice to businesses. He supports clients with risk management for potential disputes and dispute management for ongoing matters. He represents clients in litigation, arbitration and mediation, in both commercial and criminal proceedings. He works for leading companies operating in the FMCG, energy and banking sectors. He has advised in well-known court disputes concerning shelving fees and currency options. He has represented clients in arbitration at the ICC International Court of Arbitration as well the Court of Arbitration at the Polish Chamber of Commerce.

Maciej is an arbitrator at the Court of Arbitration at Polish Confederation Lewiatan and a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators in London. He is also a board member of the ADR Committee at ICC Poland, where he leads the work of the Corporate Counsel Advisory Board.

He runs the ADR blog Lepsza taktyka/Smart Strategy. He is the author of many articles on arbitration and ADR issues. He also conducts workshops on arbitration, dispute management, and internal corporate procedures (for compliance with anticorruption law, FCPA and Bribery Act 2010).

Tomasz Zalewski, managing partner of Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland, said: “Dispute resolution and arbitration are a vital part of the practice of Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland. For years we have achieved many successes in this field. We lead high-profile disputes, including cases involving huge infrastructure projects, and are recommended in this area in international legal rankings. We are confident that with the commitment, extraordinary enthusiasm and creativity we observe in his work every day, Maciej will take excellent care of the development of this practice. The whole team at the firm supports him in his new role and counts on his success in realizing all of his plans.”

As head of the dispute resolution practice, Maciej Jóźwiak replaces Stanisław Żemojtel, who ended his cooperation with the firm at the end of 2017.

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