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Katarzyna Szepelak

Trainee solicitor

 

Katarzyna Szepelak

Specialisation

  • Corporate law
  • European and international law
  • Real estate and construction

Experience

Assistance in preparing legal audits on the status of real estate in Kraków and Katowice.

Ongoing legal advisory for a company from one of the energy sector groups.

Professional practice

2015 — Traple Konarski Podrecki & Partnerzy (student traineeship, 3 months)

2016 — Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights (volunteering, one month)

Since 2016 — Kancelaria Porwisz i Partnerzy

Since 2017 — Lecturer of the EU economic law at the Faculty of Law and Administration, Jagiellonian University

Education

Faculty of Law and Administration, Jagiellonian University

International and European Legal Studies Programme, Universiteit Antwerpen (postgraduate)

International Business and Trade Summer Law Program, Jagiellonian University and The Catholic University of America

American Legal Program, The Catholic University of America and Jagiellonian University

Ukrainian Law School, National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy and Jagiellonian University

Institute for German and European Administrative Law, Heidelberg

Faculty of Law and Administration, Jagiellonian University (in the course of PhD studies)

Publications

"The Case of Western Sahara.”, European Review, Warsaw University Publishing House, 1/2019

"Possibility to invoke international law rules when examining the validity of an international agreement concluded by the EU with a third country. Gloss to the judgment of the Court of Justice of 27th February 2018.", European Judicial Review, Wolters Kluwer, 12/2018

"Competences of the European Union in the field of cultural heritage protection — reflections on the occasion of the beginning of the European Year of Heritage.", in: Samorząd terytorialny, architektura, dzieła sztuki, prawo, P. Dobosz, A. Mazur, W. Górny, B. Mazurek, A. Kozień (ed.), 2018

"New Act on Restitution of National Cultural Assets — paradoxes of transposition of EU regulations into Polish law.", European Court Review, Wolters Kluwer, 12/2017

"Do museum workers need a code? Between the Law of Heritage Protection and Morality." in: Dziedzictwo, dobra kultury, zabytki, ochrona i opieka w prawie, P. Dobosz, K. Szepelak, W. Górny (ed.), 2015

"’The Schulz case’ and the issue of restitution of cultural goods in international law." in: Prawo a ochrona dóbr kultury, P. Dobosz, M. Adamus, D. Sokołowska (ed.), 2014

Additional achievements

Scholarship of the Minister of Science and Higher Education for outstanding scientific achievements

Award of the Association of Polish Conservator-Restorers for publications in "Dziedzictwo, dobra kultury, zabytki, ochrona i opieka w prawie", P. Dobosz, K. Szepelak, W. Górny (ed.), 2015

Foreign languages

English