Aviation law

About the practice

Our services in the field of national and European aviation law are addressed to entities operating in the aviation industry and air transport sector.

As part of our practice, we advise on both regulatory and air carriage issues, as well as civil and criminal cases involving aviation incidents and accidents.

We represent clients in aircraft sales processes, including those carried out in the public procurement mode and in negotiations of cooperation agreements with airport authorities in Poland and Europe.

Services

  • Day-to-day advice in the field of aviation law;
  • Drafting trade agreements;
  • Negotiation consulting;
  • Legal support in relations with aviation authorities (CAA, EASA, etc.) and air traffic service providers (PANSA);
  • Assistance in obtaining all kinds of licences to carry out air transport activities;
  • Legal support in the provision of air services;
  • Aircraft registration;
  • Litigation and mediation;
  • Representing clients before European Union bodies, national tax authorities, before common courts, administrative courts and national supervisory authorities;
  • Representing clients in administrative proceedings before the President of the Civil Aviation Authority, including proceedings concerning obtaining appropriate permits and in proceedings before the Commission for the Protection of Passenger Rights in cases of passenger complaints;
  • Representation in proceedings initiated by consumers or their organisations;
  • Consulting in the field of the so-called drone law;
  • Organizing trainings in the field of pursuing passenger claims for flight delays/cancellations or denied boarding.

dr hab. Krzysztof Koźmiński

  • Attorney-at-law
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  • Managing partner

Patrycja Rejnowicz-Janowska

  • Advocate
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  • Senior Associate

Discussion of the judgment: Patrycja Rejnowicz – Janowska on the CJEU judgment of May 11, 2023. C-156/22

The cancellation of a flight due to the sudden death of the pilot does not constitute a so-called “flight cancellation. extraordinary circumstance (within…