Ewa is an associate in Freshfields' International Arbitration Group and is based in Tokyo. Ewa focuses her practice on complex international disputes, including international arbitrations and cross-border litigation proceedings. She is the Secretary of the APAC Sub-Committee of the Equal Representation in Arbitration and a Co-Chair of APAC Sub-Committee of the Convention on Animal Protection.
Ewa has particular experience with disputes in energy, technology, telecommunication, construction, and pharmaceutical sectors. She has represented governments, government-owned entities and leading multinational companies in institutional arbitration proceedings administered under all major arbitration rules, seated in common law and civil law jurisdictions in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. She also has experience with drafting arbitration legislation and working on complex global investigations.
Educated in Poland, France and England, Ewa has worked in six jurisdictions (England, UAE, South Africa, Japan, Hong Kong, and Poland), gaining first-hand experience in the most relevant legal markets. Prior to joining Freshfields' Tokyo office, Ewa worked for a Magic Circle firm and a leading US law firm. Ewa is admitted to practice in England & Wales.