• Specialisations

    Environmental protection

    Maksymilian Cherka

    attorney, PhD, partner
    tel.: +48 22 745 32 35

    We provide comprehensive legal services for development companies. Our offer covers advising on the environmental protection law, nature conservation, the disclosure of information on the environment and its protection, participation of the society in the environmental protection (including environmental impact assessments), waste management, industrial emission and integrated permits regulations, issues concerning water management and sewage disposal, responsibility for damage in the environment and for pre-existing pollution as well as protection against noise.

    We advise and represent Clients in the proceedings aimed at obtaining decision about the environmental conditions and decision establishing a plan of remedying the pre-existing pollution.

    We conduct a comprehensive verification of environment-related documents prepared for the purposes of property development process, including project outline specification and reports on the project’s impact on the environment.

    We conduct audits of legal status of real estate and enterprises focusing on the compliance with the requirements concerning environmental protection. We prepare legal opinions and expert’s reports on environmental protection.


    Our services include also:

    • advising on the compliance of the current (or planned) activity with the requirements concerning environmental protection and detailed requirements concerning the given property or region – we design legal solutions for specific business models;
    • preparing specialised legal opinions answering questions asked by the Client or offering solutions to the described problems;
    • legal representation in proceedings before environmental protection institutions and administrative courts;
    • courses in the matters related to the investment process with particular focus on the issues concerning environmental protection and obtaining decisions about the environmental conditions.


    Our key Clients whom we provide or provided with services related to environmental protection:

    • ArtN sp. z. o.o.
    • Capital Park sp. z o.o.
    • Echo Investment S.A.
    • Emilia Development sp. z o.o.
    • Skanska Property Poland sp. z o.o.
    • Skanska Residential Development Poland sp. z. o.o.