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Grzegorz Goniewicz
Grzegorz Goniewicz

Grzegorz Goniewicz

Associate, Warsaw

Overview

Grzegorz Goniewicz specializes in providing legal assistance to clients in court and arbitration proceedings, especially in relation to construction disputes including claims under FIDIC contract conditions.

Grzegorz represented the Jagiellonian University in Kraków in three international moot court competitions concerning public international law, international commercial and investment arbitration: Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot and Foreign Direct Investment International Arbitration Moot. In the 2014 edition of the FDI Moot his team finished third globally.

Prior to joining White & Case, Grzegorz was an intern in the disputes department of three renowned international law firms, including a "magic circle" law firm.

Bars and Courts

  • Advocate trainee, Regional Bar Chamber in Warsaw

Education

  • Master's Degree, Faculty of Law and Administration, Jagiellonian University, Kraków
  • American Law Program, Jagiellonian University, Columbus Law School

Languages

  • Polish
  • English
  • French

Experience

Advising a Polish construction company in claims to increase their related remuneration due to the sudden increase of oil prices (rebus sic stantibus) (value: app. €8.7 million, state court).

Advising a consortium in a dispute concerning delays in a bridge construction (FIDIC Red Book, value: app. €15 million, state court).

Advising a contractor in a dispute related to the construction of the A-4 Motorway (value: app. €40 million, state court).

Advising a company acting in the field of office properties in a dispute concerning revitalization of an office building.

Advising a government entity in an ICC arbitration dispute over delays and faults in an airport construction.

Advising an international real estate development company in an ICC arbitration dispute over the construction of the new city facilities.

Advising a global TSL company in a dispute with carriers (value: app. €18 million, state court).

Advising an international provider of medical services in a dispute relating to the construction of a medical facility

Advising an employer in a dispute against a contractor in a railway investment construction (value: app. €110 million, state court).

Advising an employer in a dispute against a contractor in a railway investment construction (value: app. €13 million, state court).