Agnieszka Lisiecka

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Agnieszka Lisiecka

adwokat, partner
Many years of experience in employment law and litigation

Agnieszka Lisiecka heads the Employment Law practice. She handles individual and collective labour law matters and employment litigation.

She advises on employment restructuring, including transfers of workers, outsourcing and group dismissals. She has experience dealing with collective bargaining agreements, social packages and resolution of collective disputes. Her employment litigation practice includes disputes over the existence of employment relationships and termination, personal injury, breach of employees’ personal rights, mobbing, and discrimination. She also advises on employee personal data protection issues and is experienced in forensic audits to obtain evidence of commercial offences (including bribery) as well as compliance programmes to identify and eliminate potential risks.

She lectures (including at the Warsaw Bar Chamber) and conducts training courses.

Agnieszka Lisiecka joined Wardyński & Partners in 2000.

Executive MBA programme at the Warsaw School of Economics (2022)

Specialised training on mediation in employment litigation and mediation in organisations (2018)

Basic training in mediation (2017)

Faculty of Law, University of Łódź (1998)

Scholarship, International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation, Amsterdam (1998)

PricewaterhouseCoopers, 1998–2000

Warsaw Bar Chamber

Polish Association of Labour Law (co-founder, 2011-2014 member of the management board)

EELA (European Employment Lawyers Association) since 2010, member of EELA Board for Poland since 2022

“How to prepare for implementation of whistleblower regulations?” (co-author), 2023 Yearbook

“Employee’s unilateral relocation abroad” (co-author), 2022 Yearbook

“Remote work: Privilege or challenge?” (co-author), 2021 Yearbook

“Another look at sobriety testing of employees” (co-author), 2020 Yearbook

“The dark side of yellow unions” (co-author), 2019 Yearbook

“Sexual harassment: An old, new problem” (co-author), 2018 Yearbook

“Hiring away the competition’s employees” (co-author), 2018 Yearbook

“Trade unions in litigation” (co-author), 2017 Yearbook

“Company property, but maybe private?” (co-author), 2016 Yearbook

“Foreign minimum wage for a Polish employee” (co-author), 2016 Yearbook

“Pay me my lodging allowance for spending the night in my sleeper cab” (co-author), 2015 Yearbook

“Why is compliance important in employment law?” (co-author), 2014 Yearbook

“High heels and on-the-job accidents,” 2013 Yearbook

“Job guarantees scrutinised by the Supreme Court of Poland,” 2012 Yearbook

“Equal pay for equal work,” 2011 Yearbook


Legal 500 EMEA (2020 – 2023), Employment (Hall Of Fame)

Legal 500 EMEA (2014 – 2019), Employment (Leading individuals)

Chambers Europe (2012 – 2023), Employment

Who’s Who Legal 2022, Employment

Best Lawyers® 2014, Labour and Employment

Expert Guides 2015, Labour and Employment, Women in Business Law