Andrzej Całus

Year of birth


Place of residence



  • Polish


  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Polish
  • Russian


  • antimonopoly law
  • commercial agreements in general
  • company law
  • competition
  • distribution and franchise agreements

Professional certification

Legal Counsel, profesor nauk prawnych


  • Doctor of law of the Warsaw University and of the Saarland University.

Professional career

  • Partner of the Limited Partnership, from 1954 to end of 2009 employed at Warsaw Economics School (from 1980 as professor of private international law and of commercial law – comparative and international).

Arbitration experience

  • From 1975 active as Arbitrator of the Court of Arbitration at the Polish Chamber of Commerce in Warsaw.

Membership in organizations

  • International Law Association (ILA)
  • International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT)- nominated as the correspondent


  1. Civil und Commercial Law of Foreign States , Warsaw 1985 (in Polish);
  2. Guide to Sources and the Keys Institutions of Private Law (Commercial) in Legal Systems of Continentals’ Europe, Great Britain and USA, Warsaw1992 (in Polish);
  3. “Squeeze out: A Comparative Analysis“ in Papers of Private Business Law, Krakow 2003 (in Polish);
  4. “The Limited Joint-Stock Partnership: A Comparative Analysis” in the Changes’ Time of Private Law, Poznan 2005 (in Polish);
  5. “The Competences of European Community in the Area of the Approximation of Members’ States Laws” in The Law in the XXI Age, Warsaw 2006 (in Polish);
  6. “Selected Aspects of the Legal Status of the Member of Supervisory Council of the Company by Shares – The Attempt of the Qualification of the Nature of Legal Relations with the Company – the Position of the so-called Independent Member”, in the Keys Problems of the Commercial Law, Szczecin 2008 (in Polish).