Tomasz Wardyński

adwokat, partner

Adwokat with nearly 40 years of experience; international arbitration and disputes; founding partner of Wardyński & Partners

Tomasz Wardyński

Tomasz Wardyński CBE is the founding partner of Wardyński & Partners. He handles arbitration proceedings involving foreign and domestic entities. He also practises civil, commercial and competition law and has experience in negotiations on large public projects. He was one of the first lawyers in Poland to develop a practice in EU law and competition law.

He has been in private law practice since 1979. In 1991–1996 he was a member of the Advisory Council on Privatisation to the Prime Minister of Poland. He is honorary legal adviser to Her Britannic Majesty’s Ambassador in Poland. In 2001 he was appointed Honorary Commander of the British Empire by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

He is a member of the Commission on Arbitration and ADR at the International Chamber of Commerce. From 2006 to 2009 he served as a member of the Arbitral Council of the Court of Arbitration at the Polish Chamber of Commerce.

He is a listed arbitrator at the Lewiatan Court of Arbitration and at the International Arbitral Centre of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber in Vienna.

Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw (1970)

College of Europe, Bruges (1973)

Institute of European Studies, University of Strasbourg (1974–1975)

Scholar, American Bar Foundation (1985)

Warsaw Bar Chamber

Polish Arbitration Association

International Bar Association (Legal Practice Division)

American Counsel Association

Academy of European Law, Trier, Germany (member of the board of trustees)

The Legal 500 EMEA 2019, Dispute Resolution

Chambers Europe (2016 – 2019), Dispute Resolution

Chambers Global (2016- 2019), Dispute Resolution

Who’s Who Legal 2016, Arbitration, Banking, Corporate

Expert Guides 2015, Commercial Arbitration, Corporate Governance, Litigation

Best Lawyers® 2014, Arbitration and Mediation, Corporate, Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Project Finance and Development