Michal Jochemczak

Michał Jochemczak is a senior associate based in Salans’ Warsaw office. He focuses on arbitration and litigation. He has represented clients in arbitrations under the leading arbitration rules (ICC, VIAC, LCIA) and in ad hoc domestic and international arbitrations. Michal has been involved in numerous high profile international cases, including notably representing, as co-counsel, Vivendi S.A. in a high-profile dispute with Deutsche Telekom, in interconnected arbitrations under the VIAC Rules in a dispute arising out of joint venture agreements. He acted as counsel in numerous international corporate, joint-venture, M&A, real estate and financial services disputes. Michal advises clients on international civil law and has significant experience in the fields of jurisdiction, enforcement of judgments as well as conflict of laws. Michal acts as an arbitrator: he received his first appointment in international arbitration under the ICC Rules at the age of 30.
Michał was one of the core members of the ad hoc committee drafting the new Rules of Arbitration of the Lewiatan Arbitration Court (second largest arbitration court in Poland).
He publishes on international and domestic arbitration.
Michal is a member of the management board of the Young Arbitration Practitioners in Poland..