Marek Jurek (28 June 1960 in Gorzów Wielkopolski, Poland) is a right-wing politician and a Member of the European Parliament. Since 20 April 2007 he has been the leader of the party Right of the Republic, which has one member in the Parliament of Poland.
He is a graduate in history from Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań. He was a deputy in the Contract Sejm and later in the Sejm (Parliament) of the Republic of Poland from 1991 to 1993.
From 1995 to 2001 he was a member of the National Broadcasting Council.
In 2001, he was elected deputy of the Sejm again, this time as a member of the Law and Justice party. On 26 October 2005 he was elected a Sejm Marshal (parliament speaker) nominated by Law and Justice. On 13 April 2007 he resigned from the post, following the Sejm’s failure to amend the Constitution to protect prenatal life. On the following day, he left Law and Justice to found his own party, now known as the Right of the Republic. His resignation was accepted on 27 April 2007.
On 27 September 2009, Jurek was awarded the Commander’s Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta for outstanding contribution to the independence of Polish Republic.