- ITIP Law Group Europe
Partner at GKR Legal
Anna Gołębiowska is an attorney at law who specialises in industrial property, copyright, competition and contracts law, as well as litigation. She advises Polish and foreign clients from different sectors, including automotives, food and beverages, consumer products and pharmaceuticals.
Since January 2017 Ms Gołębiowska has been one of the founding partners at GKR Legal (Gołębiowska, Krawczyk, Roszkowski & Partners law firm). Before this role, she gained 17 years’ experience in one of the biggest law firms in Poland (since 2008 as a partner). She has been recommended by international rankings such as Chambers and Partners and Who’s Who Legal (trademarks).
Ms Gołębiowska is an expert in IP enforcement. Her experience covers all aspects of enforcing IP rights, developing and implementing strategies against counterfeiting and parallel imports, portfolio management and managing private investigations against IP infringement.
Ms Gołębiowska has successfully advised and represented renowned brands seeking to protect their rights, with particular emphasis on protecting trademarks against counterfeiting and protecting designs against copying on the EU market. She also has significant experience in IP and unfair competition litigation. In addition, she advises on customs proceedings involving counterfeited goods and represents clients in criminal proceedings.
Ms Gołębiowska provides legal services in the management, registration and maintenance of IP rights before the Polish Patent Office and the EU Intellectual Property Office in Alicante.
Ms Gołębiowska also drafts and negotiates court and out-of-court settlement agreements, as well as licence and IP transfer agreements. She represents clients in arbitration proceedings in Poland and the World Intellectual Property Organisation regarding the unauthorised use of trademarks in domain names.