Wiewiórski Legal is a Polish law firm specialising in legal services for the BPO/SSC sector.
Wiewiórski Legal is one of the leaders in legal services for the modern business service sector in Poland. Since 2005, we have been providing state-of-the-art legal solutions for all types of service centres, and in 2012 we began to work in close collaboration with ABSL.
We render comprehensive legal services to BPO/SSC entities with respect to labour law, the legalisation of foreigners’ stay and employment, international mobility, as well as real estate and building law, commercial contracts and personal data protection. We support our BPO/SSC clients in the phase of selecting the location for their service centres and the subsequent development of the centres as well as in the phase of operational activities, with regard to both day-to-day matters and larger projects. We assist them in adjusting the centres to the changing environment, participating, among others, in global projects carried out by the parent organisations of our clients. The lawyers from Wiewiórski Legal deliver training courses and represent the service centres in relations with the authorities and courts.
Throughout the years, Wiewiórski Legal has developed special legal solutions optimising the operation of service centres and mitigating the risks related to Polish legal regulations. They include, among others, the optimisation of the Company Social Benefits Fund in terms of financing the employee benefits from the Fund, the adjustment of internal HR regulations and policies to ensure compliance with the requirements of Polish labour law and group policies, training courses in the basics of labour law for people managers, the development of proper legal relations with employees' representatives, the implementation of internal regulations defining the scope of duties and authority of management board members, and GDPR compliance audits.
For many years, the quality and comprehensiveness of services provided by Wiewiórski Legal have been recognised in international legal rankings: Legal500, Chambers & Partners and IFLR1000. Our law firm is a member of the Global Business Lawyers international alliance providing services also in trans-border projects.