L&E Global adds leading Polish employment law boutique

Sobczyk & WspółpracownicyBrussels (September 13, 2011) – A. Sobczyk & Współpracownicy, recognized as one of Poland’s outstanding law firms, has become the ninth member of L&E Global, the international alliance providing counsel to employers on employment, labor, workplace privacy, employee benefits, and immigration law.

“The decision to add A. Sobczyk & Współpracownicy corresponds perfectly with our global business plan to serve clients worldwide,” said Stephan C. Swinkels, Executive Director of L&E Global. “We sought a firm that had a sophisticated business perspective, with industry and client references that match our group.”

“Our membership in L&E means we can provide clients – from the smallest businesses to the largest corporations – with access to legal counsel all over the world,” said Dr. Arkadiusz Sobczyk, founding partner of the Polish firm. “As more business is conducted globally, both large and small enterprises are finding they need coordinated, trustworthy global legal services.  Through L&E, we are able to offer our clients in-depth knowledge of cultural and jurisdictional issues in all of the major markets.”

A.Sobczyk & Współpracownicy specializes in labor law and provides a comprehensive legal service for businesses. It is ranked highly among industry leaders throughout Europe for the scope and quality of the services offered as well as for the number of specialist lawyers.

A.Sobczyk & Współpracownicy is the third firm to join L&E Global in the past several months. The other eight members are Flichy Grangé Avocats (France), Jackson Lewis (U.S), LABLAW – Studio Legale (Italy), Palthe Oberman (the Netherlands), Pusch Wahlig Legal (Germany), Bufete Suárez de Vivero, S.L (Spain), Van Olmen & Wynant (Brussels), and Swarbrick Beck Mackinnon (New Zealand). The alliance was formed in 2010 to provide attentive, efficient, and cost-effective legal counsel to clients operating in what has increasingly become a multi-jurisdictional legal arena.