Antoni Libiszowski

Antoni Libiszowski

Senior Associate

Antoni Libiszowski focuses his practice on litigation (including specifically representation of clients in international arbitration proceedings, disputes before state and administrative courts), bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings, as well as matters related to individual and collective labor law.

Concentrations

  • Arbitration
  • Corporate litigation
  • Administrative and Court/Administrative proceedings
  • Bankruptcy and Restructuring
  • Individual and collective Labor Law & Employment

取扱分野

実績紹介

  • Represented one of the largest polish companies in international commercial arbitration held before the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris, pending in London against Yukos International UK B.V. regarding the post-M&A dispute relating to the acquisition of the refinery in Lithuania.
  • Represented one of the largest polish companies in international commercial arbitration against one of the largest petrochemical companies worldwide, held in London under Arbitration Rules of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law. The dispute is highly complex and relates to the pricing of polyethylene and polypropylene products of a joint venture being the largest plastics manufacturing plant in Central and Eastern Europe.
  • Participated in assignments for US retail investors in the course of international investment arbitration (BIT) against the Republic of Poland, administered by the International Center for the Settlement of Commercial Disputes in Washington.
  • Represented a leading financial institution in an international arbitration regarding a post M&A dispute concerning cross-border transaction in the banking sector before the ICC International Court of Arbitration in Geneva under the Rules of Arbitration of the ICC.
  • Represented a retail chain in international arbitration proceedings before the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris, and before the National Chamber of Commerce, concerning a breach of representations and warranties set forth in the enterprise purchase agreements.
  • Represented individual clients in arbitration proceedings pending before the National Chamber of Commerce in Warsaw, concerning the international acquisition of a holding structure from a capital group investing in real property and the development of commercial real estate.
  • Advised a Reinhold Polska AB subsidiary on the commercial arbitration held in Warsaw pursuant to the UNCITRAL rules, initiated by Union Investment Real Estate GmbH.
  • Represents PZU S.A. in (i) court proceedings initiated by a shareholders to challenge resolutions of the General Meeting on the company retaining the 2006 dividends; and (ii) court proceedings initiated by shareholders for the payment of the compensation for so-called overdue dividends for 2006.
  • Represents investment funds with their registered office in the British Virgin Islands in court proceedings concerning a breach of the share purchase agreement (with the value in dispute exceeding PLN 100 million).
  • Represented a client in court proceedings related to a dispute on the ownership of shares in a Polish mobile phone company.°
  • Represented companies in court proceedings over ownership issues, including the squeeze-out of a minority shareholder from a limited liability company.°
  • Represents various entities in proceedings before the Polish Financial Supervision Authority and Polish administrative courts pertaining to alleged violations of disclosure obligations of public companies.
  • Represents one of Poland’s largest arms trading companies in a series of administrative proceedings before the Ministry of Internal Affairs, as well as court/administrative proceedings concerning the revocation of the license to trade in arms and ammunition.
  • Represented a mobile phone operator in administrative proceedings before the Polish Office of Electronic Communications and in court and administrative proceedings concerning frequency reservation.°
  • Represented clients in court and administrative proceedings before the Polish Office for Competition and Consumer Protection and the Polish Antimonopoly Court.°
  • Participated in the work for Bank Pekao S.A., one of the largest creditors of PBG S.A. in the court-supervised restructuring of PBG’s debt is the largest such procedure in Poland’s history. The aggregate value of receivables of PBG’s creditors exceeded PLN 3.2 billion.
  • Represents various clients in bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings.
  • Represents various clients in bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings.
  • Advises clients on their current legal and individual labor law issues (such as manager contracts, employment agreements with management board members).
  • Advised various clients on issues related to the transfer of employment establishments.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Libiszowski prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig Grzesiak sp.k.

受賞歴・所属団体

  • Team Member, a Law360 "Employment Practice Group of the Year," 2013
  • Member, Winning Team, International Law Firm of the Year in Poland, Chambers Europe Award for Excellence, 2013
  • Member, Bar Association of Warsaw
  • Member, Disciplinary Commision of Ekstraklasa S.A.
  • Arbitrator in Lewiatan Arbitration Moots

学歴・資格・言語

学歴
  • Advocate, 2007
  • Ph.D., Law, Łódź University, Faculty of Law and Administration, 2006
  • J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law, 2002
  • Master of Law, 2001
弁護士資格
  • Poland
言語
  • Polish, Native
  • 英語, Fluent