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Katarzyna Menszig-Wiese LL.M., PhD

Kraków
katarzyna.wiese@traple.pl
At our firm, she is a leading member of the competition law team. Her responsibilities involve identifying antitrust risks, reviewing and correcting B2B contracts, standard consumer contracts, as well as terms and conditions, drafting procedural documents in proceedings before the President of the Polish Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK), and assessing the use of new technologies in business for compliance with competition law. She also uses her expertise to assist entrepreneurs in public consultation of draft legal acts and prepares analyses of their impact on market participants. Having joined the firm in 2013, Katarzyna advises clients from a range of industries, including FMCG, fuel, e-commerce, and pharmaceuticals. She acquired invaluable professional experience during a traineeship at the European Commission in Brussels, which she completed in 2015.

Katarzyna is actively involved in scientific work – she  has authored more than ten publications on Polish and European antitrust law and intellectual property law. She has taught courses in competition law for students of the Faculty of Law and Administration at the Jagiellonian University for several years. She also shares her knowledge commenting on current changes in competition law and consumer law for the media.

An LL.M. graduate from Heidelberg University (Germany), Katarzyna holds a Ph.D. in law from the Jagiellonian University in Kraków. She is a qualified legal advisor, registered with the Kraków Bar Association of Legal Advisors.

Her perfect command of both general and legal English and German – she has successfully completed the CAE, TOEFL and DSH-3 exams – allows Katarzyna to advise foreign clients.
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