Agnieszka Mencel has joined Linklaters Warsaw as Head of the Telecommunications, Media and Technology, and Intellectual Property practice.
A Polish-qualified lawyer with over ten years of experience, Mencel specializes in intellectual property, IT contracts, new technology, and data protection law. She works in a variety of sectors, including telecom, banking, insurance, pharmaceuticals, and energy."
According to Linklaters, "Agnieszka leads a well-established M&A and transactional practice, with particular focus on intellectual property, copyright, design rights, trademarks, know-how, license agreements, software rights and issues relating to data protection. She also has considerable experience in consumer protection law, as well as new technology law, advising on developing and negotiating various service agreements and regulations for both e-commerce and start-up clients."
Prior to joining Linklaters, Agnieszka was at EY Law for over two years, and before that with Squire Patton Boggs.
Linklaters Warsaw Managing Partner Artur Kulawski said: “I am confident that Agnieszka’s knowledge, experience and competence, both in legal and commercial matters, will result in ensuring our office comprehensive support. Her skill-set will strengthen our leadership in a crucial practice area. Agnieszka’s unique experience surrounding the implementation of the GDPR will be of great assistance to the firm, as new regulations come into force.”