Awards and Recommendations

Poland Tax Firm of the Year
European Tax Awards 2017
International Tax Review

Kochanski Zieba & Partners (KZP) has won the award of Poland Tax Firm of the Year at the International Tax Review’s European Tax Awards 2017.

Book of Lists 2016
Warsaw Business Journal

KZP is celebrating a historical victory in this year’s Warsaw Business Journal ranking, having placed first in the category of Polish law firms.

Business Center Club Gala 2015

Kochański Zięba & Partners (KZP) has been shortlisted for the Polish Business Leader Golden Award 2015 in the 25th year of the awards organized by the Business Centre Club (BCC).

  • IFLR 1000 Financial & Corporate

    Kochański Zięba & Partners is a recommended law firm according to the international ranking of law firms, IFLR1000 Financial & Corporate 2017, in categories: Banking and M&A.

  • The Lawyer European Awards 2017

    Shortlisted in The Lawyer European Awards 2017 for the ‘Law Firm of the year: Central Europe’ award.

  • The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2017

    Kochański Zięba & Partners another year in a row has been ranked in The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2017 guide in the following areas of law: Corporate and M&A, Real Estate and Construction, Dispute Resolution, Intellectual Property, Banking and Finance, Restructuring and Insolvency. In addition, individuals recommendations received: Rafał Zięba, Kamil Osiński, Szymon Gałkowski, Paweł Gunia, Rafał Rapala, Paweł Cholewiński, Karolina Marciniszyn, Marek Jeżewski i Konrad Orlik.

  • Poland Tax Firm of the Year European Tax Awards 2017 International Tax Review

    Kochanski Zieba & Partners (KZP) has won the award of Poland Tax Firm of the Year at the International Tax Review’s European Tax Awards 2017.

  • Poland Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year European Tax Awards 2017 International Tax Review

    Shortlisted for Poland Transfer Pricing Firm of the Year European Tax Awards 2017 International Tax Review.

  • IP STARS 2017

    IP Stars 2017 Piotr Kochański and Ms. Karolina Marciniszyn have been listed as “IP STARS” in the international independent annual Intellectual Property survey organized by the prestigious Managing Intellectual Property magazine.

  • IP STARS 2016

    Piotr Kochański and Ms. Karolina Marciniszyn have been listed as “IP STARS” in the international independent annual Intellectual Property survey organized by the prestigious Managing Intellectual Property magazine.

  • Global Law Experts 2016

    Recommended by Global Law Experts.

  • The Lawyer European Awards 2016

    Shortlisted in The Lawyer European Awards 2016 for the ‘Law Firm of the year: Central Europe’ award.

  • IFLR 1000 Financial & Corporate

    Kochański Zięba & Partners is a recommended law firm according to the international ranking of law firms, IFLR1000 Financial & Corporate 2016, in several categories: Banking and finance, M&A, Energy and Mining.

  • Nagroda The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2016

    The law firm Kochanski Zieba & Partners has been ranked in The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2016 guide in 9 areas of law: Banking and Finance, Commercial, Corporate and M&A , Competition/Antitrust, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Energy and Natural Resources, Intellectual Property, Real Estate and Construction, Restructuring and Insolvency. In addition, eight Partners received individual recommendations: Piotr Kochański, Rafał Zięba, Szymon Gałkowski, Rafał Rapala, Magdalena Mitas and Kamil Osiński.

  • Rzeczpospolita ranking 2016

    9th place on the basis of the number of Lawyers.

  • European Medal BCC 2016

    European Medal in the Finals of the 27th Edition of the awards organized by Business Centre Club under the auspices of the European Economic and Social Committee in the “Innovative Service” category for Dual Listing.

  • IFLR1000 Energy&Infrastructure

    Recommendation in the Energy & Infrastructure category by the independent international guide IFLR1000

  • Financial Times ranking: Most innovative law firms in 2016

    For the second time in its history, Kochanski Zięba & Partners has been recognized and ranked as one of the most innovative law firms in Europe in the Financial Times annual ranking: Most innovative law firms in 2016. This year, we have been recognized under the Innovation in Business Development and Knowledge Sharing category. Kochanski Zięba & Partners remains the only Polish law firm classified in the eleven-year history of the Financial Times report, which is considered one of the most important legal rankings in Europe. The recognition process is preceded by comprehensive, unique market research, which is also based on opinions obtained from clients, law firms, other industry reports and robust journalism.

  • Warsaw Business Journal Book of Lists 2016

    Historical victory in this year’s Warsaw Business Journal ranking, having placed first in the category of Polish law firms. Book of Lists XXI is the largest ranking of companies in Poland, issued by the Warsaw Business Journal. Over the past 20 years it has been the foremost guide to the business world in Poland. The ranking covers over 2,000 companies in 75 different industries.

  • Global Law Experts 2015

    Recommended by Global Law Experts.

  • IFLR 1000 Financial & Corporate

    Financial & Corporate Recognised Firm in several categories: Banking and finance, M&A, Energy & infrastructure – disputes, Energy & infrastructure – project development, Energy & infrastructure – corporate, Energy & infrastructure – finance.

  • Ambassador of Polish Economy 2015

    KZP Ambassador of Polish Economy 2015 in the "Foreign Business' Partner" category.

  • Centrum Mediacji Lewiatan and Forum Obywatelskiego Rozwoju

    Kochański Zięba & Partners Business has been honoured by Centrum Mediacji Lewiatan (Lewiatan Mediation Centre) and Forum Obywatelskiego Rozwoju (Civil Development Forum) for its support for the development of mediation in Poland, in particular for its firm “YES” to court-referred mediation in the Commercial Mediation Year 2015.

  • Rzeczpospolita ranking 2015

    7th place on the basis of the number of Advocates and Legal Counselors.

  • Business Center Club Gala 2015

    Kochański Zięba & Partners (KZP) has been shortlisted for the Polish Business Leader Golden Award 2015 in the 25th year of the awards organized by the Business Centre Club (BCC).

  • IP STARS 2014

    Piotr Kochański, Karolina Marciniszyn and Krzysztof Zięba have been listed as “IP STARS” in the international independent annual Intellectual Property survey organized by the prestigious Managing Intellectual Property magazine.

  • Global Law Experts 2014

    Recommended by Global Law Experts.

  • Chambers Europe 2014

    Recommended practices: Intellectual Property, Banking & Finance and Real Estate Law. Piotr Kochański has been individually awarded in the field of Intellectual Property.

  • IFLR Energy&Infrastructure

    Recognised Law Firm a distinction in the legal ranking Energy & Infrastructure Review CEE 2014.

  • Financial Times Innovative Lawyers 2014

    Kochański Zięba & Partners is the only Polish law firm to be awarded in the prestigious Financial Times Innovative Lawyers 2014 ranking.

  • Warsaw Business Journal 2014

    KZP na 7. miejscu w rankingu kancelarii prawnych Warsaw Business Journal.

  • European Medal BCC 2014

    European Medal in the Final of the 25th Edition of the Competition organized by the Business Centre Club in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the field of Innovates for the IRAAPORT® system.

  • Ambassador of Polish Economy 2014

    KZP Ambassador of Polish Economy 2014 in the “Creator of 21st Century solutions” category.

  • Legal 500 EMEA Leading Firm 2014

    Recommended by Legal Experts EMEA 2014 in Intellectual Property, Corporate Law, M&A, Litigation, Banking & Finance, Real Estate Law, Energy and Environmental Protection Law, and Tax Law.

  • Rzeczpospolita ranking 2014

    16th place on the basis of the number of Advocates and Legal Counselors.

  • Chambers Europe 2013

    Distinguished in the international ranking of Chambers & Partners in the field of Banking and Finance.

  • IAIR LEGAL Award 2012

    Kochański Zięba Rapala & Partners has won IAIR LEGAL Award (International Alternative Investment Review).

  • Legal 500 EMEA Leading Firm 2013

    Recommended by Legal Experts EMEA 2013 in Intellectual Property, Corporate Law, M&A, Litigation & ADR, Banking & Finance, Real Estate Law, Energy and Environmental Protection Law, and Tax Law.

  • IFLR 1000 Recognised Firm 2013

    Financial & Corporate Recognised Firm 2013 in categories: Banking and finance and M&A.

  • European Medal BCC 2013

    Awarded the European Medal 2013 by the Business Centre Club in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for being an Innovative Law Firm.

  • Ambassador of Polish Economy 2013

    KZP Ambassador of Polish Economy 2013 in the “International transactions” category.

  • Dziennik Gazeta Prawna 2013

    4th place in the law firms ranking with respect to employed lawyers.

  • Rzeczpospolita ranking 2013

    18th place in the category of the employed advocates and legal counselors .

  • Legal 500 EMEA 2012

    Recommended by Legal Experts EMEA 2012 in Corporate and M&A, Dispute resolution, IP, IT and telecoms.

  • Global Law Experts 2012

    Recommended by Global Law Experts.

  • PLC Cross Border 2011/2012 Edition

    Piotr Kochański together with KZP has been highly recommended in the Intellectual Property in Business Transactions area.

  • Legal 500 EMEA 2011

    Recommended by Legal Experts EMEA 2012 in Intellectual Property, Corporate and M&A.

  • Chambers Europe 2009

    Distinguished in the international ranking of Chambers & Partners in the field of Intellectual Property.

  • Legal 500 EMEA 2009

    Recommended by Legal Experts EMEA 2009 in Corporate and M&A.