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Katarzyna Skiba-Kuraszkiewicz

Attorney-at-law
Partner

Contact details

Wroclaw
T +48 71 3265140
F +48 71 3265141

Main areas
  • Procurement
  • Public Construction & Engineering Law
  • Business Criminal Law
  • Contracts and Standard Terms
  • Waste Management Law
  • Administrative Law

Expertise

Katarzyna Skiba-Kuraszkiewicz has been working as an attorney-at-law for over 10 years. She advises domestic and foreign companies in both public procurement and environmental law.
In the field of public procurement law, she supports contractors and contracting authorities at the stage of organizing the public procurement procedure or applying for the contract, as well as during the performance of the contract, which includes constructing claims under the contract and supporting the parties in negotiating changes to the contract. She has extensive experience in representing parties before the National Appeals Chamber (several dozen cases a year) and courts.
In the field of environmental law, Katarzyna Skiba-Kuraszkiewicz supports waste management entities, which includes providing opinions on contracts, conducting administrative procedures for obtaining permits, in particular integrated permits and environmental decisions, auditing projects and investments in terms of compliance with environmental protection requirements.
Katarzyna Skiba-Kuraszkiewicz lectures and trains in public procurement and environmental law and regularly publishes articles in trade journals and industry newspapers on those subjects.

References

- Advise to the client with French capital from the construction sector (supervision/ design) on the following projects:

  • Design and construction supervision of the Augustów bypass along the national road no. 8 (the section from Augustów junction to Szkocja junction – including junctions) and the expressway S-61 (the section from Szkocja junction to Airport junction – including junctions)

  • Modernization of the railway line E59 on section Poznań-Szczecin-Świnoujście"

  • Feasibility study for the project of modernization of the railway line E65-South

  • Contract Management to adjust the motorway A2 section Konin-Stryków to payable motorway standards

- Advise to the client with German capital from the construction industry) on the following projects:

  • Expansion of the plane aircraft parking PPS 1 in the easterly direction along with the modernization of taxiways E1, E2 and D at the International Airport "Katowice" in Pyrzowice, carried out under the project titled "Katowice Airport - extension and modernization of airport and port infrastructure”

  • Construction of the Łęknica bypass along the national road no. 12

- Legal advice to the client on the public procurement award procedure for the municipal solid waste collection and management from the Warsaw area

- Legal advice to the awarding entity conducting the public procurement procedure for the delivery of new electric traction units 

- Legal advice to the awarding entity (higher education institution) on IT public procurement award procedures

- Reference projects in the field of waste management:

  • Legal advice to the client managing the leading Regional Waste Management Plant (Mechanical-Biological Treatment Plant) on issues relating to application for public procurement contracts and to waste management, in particular legal assistance in obtaining necessary permits related to waste management processes, decision on the environmental conditions, as well as representation the client before the Regional Inspectorate for Environmental Protection and other environmental enforcement authorities

  • Legal advice to clients in proceedings aimed at annulment of the status of the Regional Waste Management Plant managing by competitors, including formal-legal analysis of installations

  • Legal advice to the client applying for the status of the Regional Waste Management Plant for its installation, including support in obtaining necessary permits related to waste management processes

  • Legal advice to the client fined for the omission to transfer mixed municipal solid waste to the Regional Waste Management Plant

  • Legal advice to the client on the public procurement award procedure for the municipal solid waste collection and management from the Warsaw area

  • Legal advice to the client on the public procurement award procedure for the municipal solid waste collection and management from the Wrocław area

  • Legal advice to the client on the public procurement award procedure for the collection and transport of municipal solid and green waste and the collection and management of waste collected separately, from the property inhabited and uninhabited located in the area of “Poznań Agglomeration Waste Management” Inter-Municipal Association

  • Legal advice to the client implementing investment project "Construction of the mechanical part of the Regional Waste Management Plant"

Background

Katarzyna Skiba-Kuraszkiewicz has been working with the SDZLEGAL SCHINDHELM since 2006, and has been its partner since 2014.
In the years 2000–2005 she studied law at the Faculty of Law, Administration and Economics at the University of Wrocław.
In the years 2005–2008 she was an apprentice prosecutor at the District Prosecutor's Office in Wrocław ended with a prosecutor's exam.
Since 2009, she has been registered on the list of attorneys-at-law kept by the Wrocław Bar Association.
She is a long-term member of the Polish Association of Public Procurement Consultants and the Public Procurement Law Association.