Sylwia Stepaniuk-Cieśla

Counsel / Advocate

Sylwia is an advocate with over 10 years of experience in advising in IP related matters.

She specializes in legal issues concerning copyrights, trademarks, designs, as well as unfair competition matters and consumer rights. She also has experience in cases concerning protection of personal data and databases.

Sylwia advises clients on IP transactions, from IP development, licensing to acquisitions, including conducting IP rights due diligence audits and negotiating contracts. She also represents clients in litigations, criminal proceedings and proceedings before the Polish Patent Office, EUIPO and administrative courts. She supports clients in developing strategies for the protection of IP rights.

Sylwia works for clients from different sectors, including pharmaceutical, retail, FMCG, fashion, advertising, e-commerce and new technologies. She also advised clients on R&D projects.

Foreign languages: English.

Membership: Warsaw Bar Association.