He specialises in intellectual property law, in particular copyright law, as well as media and advertising law.
Privately Piotr devotes every free moment to culinary experiments and practicing many sporting activities, crossing successive borders in both these fields.
Provides ongoing legal services to television and film producers, advertising agencies and publishing houses. He has represented individuals and legal entities in disputes concerning the protection of personal rights and copyright infringement.
In his daily work he cooperates with both producers and creators, at all stages of creation and exploitation of documentary productions, series, entertainment programmes, films and animations, supporting them in the area of acquisition of rights, licensing and day-to-day services and challenges posed by the audiovisual industry. Working as an “entertainment lawyer” he advises clients on copyright clearance, legal risk assessment, cross-border negotiations and support in obtaining project financing, putting the success of entrusted cases and his clients’ interests first.
For many years dedicated to the audiovisual production industry, focusing not only on legal aspects but also on practical challenges of production organisation.
In his practice to date, he has created or negotiated numerous development, option, rights acquisition, licensing and format agreements, as well as created the legal framework for co-productions and domestic and international services for both Polish and foreign producers.
Piotr gained his professional experience working with a leading US law firm serving companies operating in the entertainment and digital media markets. He has participated in projects regarding the acquisition of original and existing content – for TV channels and VOD service providers.
Before joining SKP as a partner, for aver 5 years he has been involved in the IP/TMT practice in the LSW law firm.
Since 2019, he has been giving lectures and workshops as part of the IP Student project implemented at the Jagiellonian University, as well as lectures at events for the film industry organised by KIPA and as part of the Warsaw Film Festival.
Graduate of the Faculty of Law at the University of Warsaw. Registered on the list of attorneys-at-law of the Warsaw Bar Association (ORA Warszawa).