Lukasz Wegrzyn and Maciej Zackiewicz have been appointed to Partner at Maruta Wachta, responsible for coordinating the firm's Digital & Agile Transformation practice and the IT Vendor Desk, respectively.
Wegrzyn specializes in IT law, covering what the firm describes as "the legal and regulatory side of [the] large-scale digital transformations process." According to Maruta Wachta, "he focuses on adapting agile & DevOps methods into IT contracts and cloud computing transition projects."
Before joining Maruta Wachta in Aprl 2013 Wegrzyn worked briefly at Bird & Bird in Warsaw and for a year and a half in-house with Viacom Inc. He is a lecturer at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science and Mechanics, Warsaw University.
Wegrzyn commented that "I’m extremely happy to be a part of the organization, that is recognized as a real understanding technology law firm. We believe that digital transformation requires not only technology and business issues but also a legal and regulatory support, which we are more than happy to offer to our clients."
The IT Vendor Desk coordinated by Maciej Zackiewicz is, according to Maruta Wachta, "the very first Polish team concerned exclusively with providing service to software houses." The firm describes Zackiewicz as "a lawyer with a profound understanding of technological business," and says that "he assists IT Vendors during the signing of contracts, [sales], and IT projects’ realization, as well as resolving their day-to-day legal problems."
Zackiewicz has been a member of Maruta Wachta’s team since 2009. According to Maruta Wachta, "he is a lecturer of Technology Law at the Leon Kozminski Academy in Warsaw and a stipendist at the University of Antwerp (Belgium) and the University of Ljubljana (Slovenia)."
"The nomination has made me genuinely happy," said Zackiewicz. "It is not only my great honor, but primarily a significant achievement of the whole IT Vendor Desk Team, which supports IT Vendors every day, bringing their businesses to higher levels. Together, we contribute to the image of Maruta Wachta as a company which brings a real value to its clients in the field of an overlap of business, technology, and law."