Strykowski and Wachowiak, that is, how it is with SWS?

What gives our job a meaning is satisfaction. And satisfaction for us means being able to overcome obstacles. The priority of our law office is to react  to the current needs of our customers and to find the most effective solution for them.

Effective team

We are experts in many areas of legal practice. We complement and support each other because being effective is not only about knowledge and experience. We focus on communication and collaboration. This seems indispensable in the work of a large team, which more than often is about finding common ground.




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SWS is a legal advisor for an infrastructure investment in small ports of West Pomerania

SWS was selected to provide legal services at the preparatory stage of a project called “Upgrade of infrastructure in small ports: Mrzeżyno, Niechorze, Lubin, Trzebież”. The investment comprises the following tasks: redevelopment of South Quay in the fishing part of the Sea Port in Lubin, redevelopment of the West and East Breakwater, together with reinforcement of the banks on the eastern side in Mrzeżyno, development of fishing bridge in Niechorze, including pile removal, redevelopment of the Fishing Quay in Trzebież. Construction works will be executed on the basis of Conditions of Contract for Construction for Building and Engineering Works Designed by the Employer (FIDIC Red Book). The legal services comprise preparing documentation necessary to conduct proceedings for award of a public contract in an open tender procedure to select Contractors and Contract Engineer, as well as performing legal supervision over all activities performed as part of the tender procedures. The value of the whole project amounts to PLN 45 M, and funds were allocated from the EU Operational Programme “Fisheries and Maritime... read more

SWS is a legal adviser of the employer in a contract for modernisation of Świnoujście-Szczecin waterway to the depth of 12.5 metres

On 23 April 2020, a construction site was handed over to the contractor of a project called “Modernisation of Świnoujście – Szczecin waterway to the depth of 12.5 metres”, with participation of representatives of the employer, the contractor and the contract engineer. The main objective of the project is to modernise Świnoujście-Szczecin waterway by way of dredging the waterway to 12.5 metres on a section of ca. 62 km, with its simultaneous widening to 100 metres and, among other things, redevelopment of banks, dredging and widening of ship rotators and construction of two artificial islands on the Szczecin Lagoon. Dredging of the waterway to 12.5 metres will allow increasing the maximum admissible loaded draught of vessels reaching Szczecin, to ca. 11 metres. SWS Law Firm, from the beginning of contract execution (starting from the stage of tendering procedure, up to the stage of design and build) has been providing legal services to the employer and representing the Maritime Authority in Szczecin in this strategic investment for West Pomeranian ports, and for the economy and safety of Poland. The value of the project, co-financed from EU funds, amounts to PLN 1.4 billion. The project is expected to be completed in... read more

SWS services in all business and legal aspects related to the pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic abruptly turned the world upside down – our private, professional and business life. Such dynamic situation requires taking fast and decisive actions with professional support. SWS Kancelaria Prawna Strykowski Wachowiak provides services in all business and legal aspects connected with the pandemic: We offer comprehensive services in the area of labour law, specifically with regard to employment matters and stoppages; We offer services of lawyers who specialise in restructuring companies and insolvency proceedings, also including personal bankruptcy of natural persons; We provide legal assistance of experienced lawyers in renegotiating all kinds of agreements which require amendments due to the current the economic situation. We wish to emphasise that – in order to maintain safety standards – at this time most of our services are provided remotely, via IT equipment, limiting personal meetings to... read more

Closer to the customer – automatically

Complicated project involve large teams, tremendous amount of data and the need of constant communication. We improve our work and the dialog with our customers using state-of-the-art solutions.

We are members of LawExchange International, a selected group of like-minded and independent law firms collaborating to provide comprehensive legal services to clients across the globe. Along with our partners we cover the world’s major commercial centres in Europe, North and South America, the Asia/Pacific and the Middle East.


Our daily work is to solve complex issues. However we do not forget, that the world is not only large numbers.

Where we are?

Office Poznań

ul. Libelta 26/2
61-707 Poznań
tel.: +48 61 85 13 216

Office Warszawa

ul. Nowogrodzka 50, piętro V
00-695 Warszawa
tel.: +48 22 62 75 035

Office Szczecin

Pl. Batorego 4/403
70-207 Szczecin
tel.: +48 91 44 03 232