Krzysztof Czyżewski

Krzysztof Czyżewski

a partner, an advocate

IP and media law expert and strategic adviser, experienced trial, appellate & Supreme Court litigator

He renders services to entities operating in the field of: film, press, media, books, advertising, music, entertainment, new media and technologies. He handles disputes in IP, unfair competition, trade secrets, reputation matters - in civil, commercial and criminal cases.

Krzysztof is an arbitrator at Arbitrational Tribunal for the Audiovisual Market in Poland. He is a former: Arbiter at Copyright Commission, Deputy Chairman at the Supervisory Board of Polish Radio. 

Krzysztof graduated in law from Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń and the University of Antwerp (magna cum laude). He also completed the international Business and Trade Summer Law Programme held by Jagiellonian University and Columbus School of Law, as well as the International Protection of Human Rights Programme organized by the Institute of Law Studies at the Polish Academy of Sciences and Raul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights & Humanitarian Law.

He is a lecturer on Intellectual Property law, media, personal rights and advertising. He has lectured, among others, at the SAR Marketing Communication Association’s University of Advertising, Wajda Film School, MediaRun Academy, Hugo Grocjusz Centre for Intellectual Property Rights, FilmPro and Script Festival, as well as during other numerous conferences and seminars. He also cooperates with leading film industry organizations.

Krzysztof has been recommended by prestigious international rankings of law offices, such as: Chambers & Partners, Legal500, Best Lawyers, Media Law International, WTR1000, Corporate INTL, Global Law experts and Rzeczpospolita daily.

Languages: Polish, English