Monika Bogdał

Counsellor at law, ISO 27001 lead auditor. Member of the Regional Chamber of Counsellors at Law in Poznań. Graduate of the Faculty of Law and Administration at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań and the Faculty of Economics at the Poznań University of Economics and Business. She completed a course in management of modern technologies at the Jyvaskyla University of Applied Sciences in Finland and a PhD programme at the Poznań University of Economics and Business.

At the Law Firm, she leads a team responsible for projects in the area of New Technologies. She provides advice on legal aspects of data security, including the Act on the National Cybersecurity System. Ms Bogdał advises Clients on issues related to broadly understood compliance, including with personal data protection regulations. She specialises in matters regarding risk identification and analysis, as well as organisation of processes related to the development, implementation and operation of IT and OT systems in companies. Moreover, she develops and supports implementation of safety management systems, including risk assessment and incident management in IT and OT networks by critical infrastructure operators. She has carried out audits of compliance with the Act on the National Cybersecurity System in entities operating in the energy, transport, health care, water supply and wastewater treatment as well as digital infrastructure sectors. Ms Bogdał provides advice to key service operators, digital service providers and public entities with regard to their obligations related to the security of information systems.

She has extensive experience in various aspects of energy industry. She supports trading companies and distributors of electricity, heat and gas (mainly DSOn and DSOW) in their day-to-day business activities and in legislative processes. She drafts and reviews energy contracts, and also advises on issues related to renewable energy and functioning of energy-intensive industries. In her practice, she handles issues regarding the functioning of DSR systems and solutions based on blockchain technology.

She is responsible for coordinating projects and orders relating to production processes and their automation. Her advice includes also aspects of environmental protection (including waste management, classification of waste production residues, emission of substances into the environment, water intake and sewage collection). She supports Clients in marketing of construction, electric, electronic and cosmetic products (including in the context of REACH, CLP and CPR, as well as provisions implementing the EMC and LVD Directives).

Ms Bogdał represents Clients before market surveillance authorities, the President of the Energy Regulatory Office (URE), the Office of Competition and Consumer Protection and courts. She regularly conducts training sessions and gives lectures on practical aspects of operations of the technological, energy, construction as well as water and sewage industries. She is an author of a number of scientific publications and articles in the specialist press.

Monika Bogdał
Monika Bogdał Counsellor monika.bogdal@piszcz.pl Tel: +48 726 702 708 Laguages: english
  • drafting and reviewing of sales and distribution contracts, comprehensive contracts for the supply of electricity, heat and gaseous fuel, including cross-border purchase of gaseous fuel under contracts based on the EFET format;
  • reviewing of rules for proper suspension and resumption of supply of energy and gaseous fuels;
  • drafting of Instructions of the Transmission System Operation and Maintenance;
  • participating in the drafting of documentation related to tariff proceedings and obtaining concessions;
  • providing support in organising and functioning of activities related to RES installations and settlement of “colour” obligations;
  • giving legal and tax opinions on the systems implemented by Clients for invoicing consumers of electricity and gaseous fuels and on the possibility of benefiting by them from exemptions from excise duty;
  • representing Clients in proceedings before the President of the Energy Regulatory Office (URE) and the Competition and Consumer Protection Court, e.g. in matters involving sanctions for the violation of rules for conducting licensed activities;
  • supporting Clients in the preparations for launching new construction, electric and electronic as well as cosmetic products, in terms of their proper labelling and drafting of required accompanying documentation – including products manufactured outside EU and for DIY networks to be sold under own label;
  • providing support to Clients during control proceedings conducted by Provincial Construction Supervision Inspectors and provincial inspectors of the Trade Inspectorate;
  • drafting and reviewing of agreements for collection and disposal of waste from industrial plants, dealing with legal aspects of waste disposal at subcontractors and establishing guidelines with respect to the rules for international waste transport;
  • providing support to Clients in the reclassification of waste into by-products and in the fulfilment by them of obligations under the REACH Regulation.