Our Team


ANNA ÇOBAN

Adwokat, Partner
a.coban@cobanlegal.pl
tel. +48 728 989 211

Anna Çoban is an advocate, member of the Bar Association in Warsaw. She is a graduate of full-time studies at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warsaw, where she defended her master's thesis on "Legal aspects of running a business by foreigners in Poland" under the supervision of dr. Dariusz Szafrański. She also graduated from the School of European and English Law organized by Cambridge University at the University of Warsaw. In 2017, she graduated from the Postgraduated studies on company law at the Warsaw School of Economics. Before founding Çoban Legal, she gained experience in law firms dealing primarily with Polish and foreign entrepreneurs from the construction, financial and transport industries. She specializes in litigation and contract law and provides comprehensive services for entrepreneurs - from the foundation, through operation, including litigation and reorganization, as well as liquidation and bankruptcy. She also supports individual clients in civil, family and inheritance matters. She also worked as an in-house lawyer for a major event company and has years of business management experience. She speaks Polish, English and Turkish.

İREM ACAR GÜMÜŞ

Adwokat (tur.), Of Counsel
acar@acarlegal.com

Irem Acar Gümüş graduated in law from Yeditepe University in Istanbul in 2007 and has been a member of the Istanbul Bar Association since 2009. After graduation, she worked in a leading Turkish law firm, providing advisory and procedural services for domestic and foreign clients. She has experience in handling real estate matters, litigation in the field of breach of contracts, inheritance law and private law.
She founded her own law firm, Acar Legal Consultancy (www.acarlegal.com) that serves Istanbul / Turkey and Warsaw / Poland, providing legal services to domestic and foreign clients, offering them professional, effective and business-oriented legal solutions . She co-operates with the Coban Legal Law Office, providing legal services to Polish entrepreneurs and private persons in Turkey and to Turkish entities in Poland. She deals with every area of private law, focuses mainly on real estate law and strives to resolve all kinds of local and international disputes, build lasting and long-term relationships with Polish and Turkish clients.

WIKTORIA PANEK

Associate, Trainee attorney
w.panek@cobanlegal.pl
tel. +48 510 276 388

Wiktoria Panek cooperated with the Coban Legal Law Office since 2019. She is a graduate of full-time law studies at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Jagiellonian University in Krakow. She defended her master's thesis at the Department of Administrative Law and Proceedings. During her studies, she belonged to the Society of the Law Students' Library Society, with which she organized academic meetings and nationwide scientific conferences. She deepened her knowledge by participating in numerous courses and workshops in various areas of law, including commercial law, alternative dispute resolution or legislation, and by participation in scientific conferences organized under the patronage of the Jagiellonian University. She specializes in administration law and proceeding, as well as in company and contracts' law. A lover of aesthetics, photography and travel. Her interests include psychology, mediation and design. She speaks English.

ILONA RONDOŚ

Associate, Trainee attorney
i.rondos@cobanlegal.pl

Attorney trainee at the District Bar Council in Warsaw. She graduated from law studies at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw, defending her master's thesis at the Department of Civil Law on violations of personal rights in the mass media. During her studies, she belonged to the Student Legal Clinic of the UKSW, where she had the opportunity to use the acquired knowledge in practice and to deal with clients' legal problems. During her studies, she gained professional experience working in law firms dealing with civil, commercial and economic law. Her professional interests are focused on civil, family, commercial and intellectual property law.
Privately, she is passionate about travel, cinematography and psychology. She speaks English.

MATEUSZ CHOŁUJ

Junior Associate, Trainee attorney

A graduate of law studies at the Faculty of Law and Administration of the University of Warsaw, where he defended his thesis on the systemic evolution of the Capital City of Warsaw. Of Warsaw in the context of intense metropolitan changes in recent years. During his studies, he attended workshops on commercial law and participated in the activities of the Scientific Circle of Sports Law. In 2022 he started training at the Warsaw Bar Association.
His interests are primarily civil and commercial law. His numerous interests include sports, cinema and modern technologies. In his spare time, he explores the subject of urbanization and city development. Speaks English.

Bessie Bian

Chinese Desk
mobile: +48 792398920
Wechat: CobanLegal

Bessie Bian holds a MA in Economics. She graduated from the Polish Language Study for Foreigners at the University of Lodz and MA studies at the Faculty of Economics and Sociology of the University of Lodz, as well as postgraduate studies in Polish-Chinese translation at the Center for Migration Studies of the University of Lodz. She has experience in Polish-Chinese translating in court proceedings. She was a full-time translator in a highway construction project carried out by a Chinese consortium. As part of her official duties, she participated in many negotiations and court disputes. In the Recruitment Office of the Warsaw School of Economics, she was responsible for recruiting students, and then acted as an advisor for relations with China.
As vice-president of the Warsaw Branch of the Polish-Chinese Friendship Society, she is actively involved in the exchange between Poland and China and maintains good relations with local governments at all levels. Provides Chinese clients with advice on foreign exchange, tenders, and business delegations and meetings. She speaks Chinese, Polish and English.