Specializes in banking law, bankruptcy law and civil law.
Provided legal advice during one of the largest corporate disputes in Poland regarding rights attached to shares. Tomasz Spyra PhD also collaborated with Polish and foreign banks with respect to banking law, anti-monopoly and consumer protection, large credit facility projects as well as restructuring of receivables and bankruptcy of the bank customers.
Author of numerous publications on banking law and bankruptcy law, a co-author of the commentary to banking law. Works also on the theory of the interpretation of law.
He collaborates with the Polish-German Center for Banking Law at the Jagiellonian University.
In particular, has advised:
Talanx International AG oraz Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company
in the acquisition of the TUiR Warta S.A. shares from KBC Insurance N.V.
during the de-investment of the real,- hypermarkets in Poland to Auchan Group
with respect to preparing the national legal opinion of the Polish banks' participation in the European payment system
Bank Pekao S.A.
with respect to the investment credit facility for financing the construction of the Kraków Business Park office center in Zabierzów by the companies belonging to the Kraków Business Park sp. z o.o. Group
Polska Telefonia Cyfrowa S.A. and T-Mobile Deutschland GmbH
in the largest corporate dispute in Poland, comprising numerous contentious and non-contentious proceedings
Bank Handlowy w Warszawie S.A., Bank Pekao S.A., Bank PKO BP S.A., Bank Millennium S.A., Bank BPH S.A., Credit Agricole Bank Polska S.A., Plus Bank S.A. and two other leading banks
with respect to the antitrust proceedings regarding the interchange fee (one of the largest antitrust proceedings in Poland)
Bank Handlowy w Warszawie S.A.
with respect to asserting claims by the bank and enforcing securities of the claims as well as with respect to FX options
Bank Millennium S.A.
with respect to abusive clauses in agreements (e.g. currency spread) and proceedings on appeal against the decision of the President of the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection
Alior Bank S.A.
with respect to an appeal against the decision of the President of the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection