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Historical and Legal Documentation Centre Including Poland`s Borders up to 1939 and after World War Two

The Documentation Centre consists of historicans and lawyers who have enormous range of experience in locating documents concerning property and confirming their legality. Our Centre carries out research in both notional and foreign archives, in particular eastern European archives:
  • Vilnus (Lithuania)
  • Grodno (Belarus)
  • Molodeczno (Belarus)
  • Brzesc (Belarus)
  • Lvov (Ukraine)
  • Tarnopol (Ukraine)
  • Luck (Ukraine)
  • Iwano-Frankiwsk old Stanislawow (Ukraina)
Our aim is to respond professionaly and quickly to all your enquiries.

Our range of services

Our office looking for documents concerning the following:
  • property lost due to a shift in Polish borders (regions east of th Bug River).
  • property confiscated due to political and legal changes.
  • Jewish property lost due to catastrophic historical events and post-war emigration.
Our company also takes care of all legal services concerning compensation and return of property.

Attention! - in accordance with the compensation law from the 8th of July 2005 regarding property beyond Poland`s borders (law 169 from 2005, position 1418) the final deadline for submitting aplications to the lokal voivodeship for legal confirmation of compensation claims is 31st of December 2008.

Let me introduce myself

My name is Jaroslaw Rokicki (b. 1963). I have Ph.D. in philosophy. I `m postgraduate student of History (1988), Religion (1999) and Philosophy (2003).
Between 1988 and 2005 I undertook wide research concerning Jewish associations (youth, scouting, sport, tourist, school, chees etc.) in the archives of : Lithuania, Belarus, Ukraine, Poland and Israel as weel as daily Polish and Jewish media. On the 1st of March 2000 I began my doctorial studies at the Department of History at Warsaw University. My doctorate concern ôSocial aspects if the Jewish movement in sport and tourism in Poland between 1918 and 1939. My promotor was Associate Professor Jerzy Tomaszewski. On the 16th of November 2005 I had my doctorate viva at the History Department of Warsaw University. Currently I have started to collect materials for my work to become an Associate Professor on the subject of the coexistence of national minorities in Galicja up to 1939 as well as preparing photographic exhibition, photographic album, sports folder, Jewish tourism, youth association and Jewish scouting associations up to 1950. From 2005 I successfully started to research documents of Polish interwar citezenry, connected to compensation of property lost as a result of World War Two.


We claim compensation of 536 882 PLN (120 000 EUR)

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We claim compensation of 572 706 PLN (125 000 EUR)

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claim compensation of 2 540 652 PLN (580 000 EUR)

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Historical and Legal Documentation Centre Including Poland`s Borders up to 1939 and after World War Two.

Ogrodowa 49A m. 27
00-876 Warszawa

mobile (+48) 604400161

e-mail: centrum@jaroslawrokicki.pl