Michał Skrzywanek

Michał Skrzywanek


Michał is an attorney-at-law, a counsel at BCGL and a founding partner at dotlaw, a boutique law firm specializing in information technology (IT) and intellectual property (IP) law, cybersecurity, data protection and regulatory law (fintech and medtech in particular). He has over a decade of professional experience in providing legal advisory to corporate clients, tech and gaming companies in particular.

Michał specializes in IT and IP law. He has extensive experience in advising on various IT and IP issues, negotiating complex IT contracts in particular (implementation, maintenance, and licensing). He also has broad experience in advising on regulatory issues in the areas of fintech and medtech. Michal has participated in numerous M&A transactions involving companies from the technology, gaming and ‘creative’ sectors. 

Michał enjoys conducting workshops and training courses in the area of new technology law. He is also a member of the Commission on New Technologies at the Federation of the European Bars. Michał studied abroad at Mykolo Romerio Universitetas in Vilnius as part of a university exchange program. Michał works in Polish and English.

Prior to founding dotlaw, Michał worked for several years in the compliance and life sciences teams of Domański Zakrzewski Palinka.

Areas of expertise

  • Information technology
  • Intellectual property
  • Data protection
  • IT contracts
  • Medtech

Professional qualifications

  • Advocate

Previous experience

  • Domański Zakrzewski Palinka


  • University of Wrocław (MA in Law)
  • University of Warsaw (MOST Program)
  • Mykolo Romerio Universitetas in Vilnius (Erasmus Program)