Piotr Stenko is a legal advisor and a senior associate in the Real Estate and Construction Department at CMS. Piotr has over ten years’ experience in advising on infrastructure with a particular emphasis on litigation and arbitration involving infrastructural investments, as well as advice on insolvency and cross-border disputes.
Piotr represents general contractors in litigation and arbitration involving execution of road (motorways, national and Voivodship roads, among others based on the FIDIC conditions), energy, rail and marine investments. He also advises general contractors in relation to execution of contracts for significant infrastructural investments in the road, energy, rail (rail and tramway sector, including deliveries of rail cars), chemical and water sectors (marine and inland water investments).
With regard to bankruptcy- and insolvency-related advisory work, Piotr represented and advised creditors (banks and commercial creditors) in a range of bankruptcy proceedings, e.g. in connection with enforcement of credit facility claims, in particular resulting from syndicated loans, as well as in insolvency-related litigation (concerning, among others, avoidance actions). He regularly advises in connection with bankruptcy and restructuring, including in relation to bankruptcy-associated securing of transactions and issues of bankruptcy or restructuring, particularly in the construction and real estate sectors.
He is the author of a range of academic publications on civil proceedings, bankruptcy law and arbitration.