The law firm Baran, Książek, Bigaj (Baran, Książek or BKB) was established in 2006 as a continuation of legal practice of an eminent specialist in Polish and European labour law – prof. dr hab. Andrzej Marian Świątkowski, in partnership with Daniel Książek, a long-standing legal counselling practitioner in the field of labour law and the firm’s founder .
In 2017 we are honoured to be joined by yet another top-class expert, prof. dr hab. Krzysztof W. Baran, an indisputable authority in collective labour law .
Most of the specialists on our team tend to combine their legal practice with academic work at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Jagiellonian University in Cracow and other universities in Poland and abroad, thus guaranteeing impeccable quality of the legal services we provide.
Our team members have participated in academic traineeship programmes at various universities, including University of Pennsylvania School of Law and University of Oxford to name just the most renowned ones .
We specialise in Polish and European labour law, social security and tax law, and ensure comprehensive, supreme quality legal services in these areas. We are proud to counsel multiple largest business entities operating in Poland, and to be called in wherever most complex and challenging labour law cases arise.
The excellent expertise and service quality we provide is attested by the range of our customers, including major Polish and international law firms, as well as by the extensive number of legal assessment projects in the scope of labour law for the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy that our lawyers have worked on.
25 January 2012 – Professor dr hab. Andrzej M. Świątkowski was listed among the 50 most influential lawyers in Poland, according to rankings published in the Dziennik Gazeta Prawna.
Our services invariably entail top quality legal assistance, with particular emphasis on no effort being spared in committing to our customers’ projects. It is our firm goal to fully meet the clients’ expectations and wishes, and deliver the desired outcome.
We believe the breadth of our experience and the depth of our legal expertise fully justify and explain the motto we pledged ourselves to keep: We find ways where others find it impossible to proceed.