Piotr Rygorowicz


advocate trainee

Areas of expertise:

corporate law, due diligence, legal services for companies, M&A


corporate and IT law



  • Peter specializes in corporate law, particularly in providing day-to-day legal services to business entities, advising on M&A transactions and legal audits. In this regard, he supports clients both in adapting their legal business model to the changing legal and economic environment and in achieving their business goals
  • In addition to his main area of interest, he has extensive experience in handling cases in criminal law, criminal fiscal law, criminal business law, capital markets law and contract law
  • He gained his professional experience in prestigious law firms in Poznań, Poland, as well as attorneys-at-law
  • Graduated from law studies at the School of Banking in Poznań, defending his master’s thesis in the field of capital markets law, comparing models of detection and prosecution of crimes in securities trading in the Polish and US legal systems
  • Graduated from the Faculty of Pedagogy and Psychology at the University of Bialystok, specialization: psychoanalysis of literature
  • He is a trainee lawyer of the Wielkopolska Bar Association in Poznan
  • Serves as an editor in the Criminal Law Section of the magazine for barrister applicants “Young Palestra” (term 2022-2023)
  • Privately: basketball enthusiast, Los Angeles Lakers fan, speedway fan, and jazz aficionado

Selected experiences

  • Drafting and reviewing complex business contracts with multi-million dollar volumes
  • Support in verifying the basis and scope of liability for damages arising in connection with the performance of management functions in entities of the financial and banking sector (D&O insurance)
  • Support in conducting legal audits and risk assessments for M&A transactions for entities in the construction and FMCG sectors
  • Authorized defense counsel (support of established defense counsel) in a wide range of criminal proceedings, including those for acts committed as part of organized crime groups, fraud proceedings, economic crimes and crimes against life and health