Tomasz Chmal – Chairman of the Board,Business & Science Poland
Counsel, graduate of Adam Mickiewicz University School of Law in Poznań, and Columbus School of Law, The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C. He also completed postgraduate studies at Warsaw School of Economics and University of Economics in Poznań. He studied at War Studies University towards PhD in Security Studies. Co-Founder of Business & Science Poland in Brussels, a business lobbying centre for leading Polish companies. Former director of the Department of International and European Law at the General Prosecutor’s Office. Former Partner at International Law firm- White & Case, where he headed the Energy & Natural Resources practice.
He actively cooperates with NGOs: The School for Leaders, The Society of Friends of the Museum of Modern Art, Divine Providence Center, The Institute of Industrial Studies, the Polish Humanitarian Action, and the Tertio Millennio Institute. He represented clients from the oil, gas and electricity sector in front of regulators. Advised clients on M&As, restructuring, and litigations. Worked together with LOTOS Group, Tauron, KWB Konin, PGNiG, PKN Orlen, Neste, Marathon, Devon, GDF Suez, Total, Canadian International Oil Corporation. Selected as one of the leading lawyers in „Energy & Natural Resources” industry, by Chambers Europe and Legal 500 EMEA.