Lukasz Gorywoda is a counsel at VVGB Advocaten / Avocats. His practice focuses on investment treaty and commercial arbitration proceedings in a variety of industries.
Prior to joining VVGB, he worked at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. Lukasz is admitted to the Warsaw Bar and Brussels Bar (list E). He holds a Ph.D. in law from European University Institute as well as a J.D. from Warsaw University and an LL.M. from Columbia University. Lukasz has researched and lectured at the leading academic centres in Europe and in the US. At present he is an adjunct lecturer at Jagiellonian University in Cracow. He is also one of the founders and current General Manager of the European Federation of Investment Law and Arbitration (EFILA).
His working languages are Polish (native), English and Italian. He also speaks French.