Aleksander Zielinski


attornety-at-law, manager

Areas of expertise:

competition law, intellectual property, IT law, legal services for companies, new-tech


corporate and IT law


English, French

  • Aleksander specializes in IT law – he is responsible for ongoing legal support in the IT market, including preparation and negotiation of IT contracts for dozens of leading software houses in Poland
  • He supports entities in the technology, creative, e-commerce, construction and automotive industries, advising and handling cases for Copyright, trademark and industrial design law and in related issues of fighting unfair competition
  • His experience includes. In proceedings arising from infringement of protection of personal rights and domain disputes
  • Responsible for legal issues in interdisciplinary project teams involved in building and implementing software and innovative platforms and tools
  • Provides tax support in IT
  • He gained professional experience in leading Polish law and patent offices
  • A graduate of law at the University of St. Thomas. Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan
  • Outside of work – passionate about soccer, Texas Holdem, sitcoms and trekking

Selected experiences

  • Support in front of the European Union’s Office for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights. Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) in a precedent-setting case on. bad faith acquisition of trademark by former collaborator
  • Supporting one of Poland’s IoT industry leaders in a winning dispute with a patent troll in the US
  • Lead the rebranding of 3 different client competitors using identical signage in the IT industry
  • Fighting baseless claims blocking the sale of electric scooters across Europe
  • Supporting a Swedish DIY chain in successfully invalidating the trademarks of a Polish competitor
  • Negotiating a multi-million dollar implementation agreement for an innovative ‘smart home’ solution for the entire Polish market with a corporate contractor from China
  • Negotiation of an extensive IT contract to develop an application for a leading courier company on the Polish market