Enter the world of arbitration | Kochański & Partners Master Academy | Session #2

Date: 17 May

Time: 18:00-20:00

Place: On-site event


International arbitration has its magic, and we are truly a part of it!

Meet our two partners, both acting at the highest level in international arbitration and waiting to share their professional secrets.

This interactive session will allow you to meet and gain unique knowledge from our two award-winning arbitration lawyers: Marek Jeżewski & Markiyan Malskyy.

Marek Jeżewski is a specialist in international arbitration, in particular investment arbitration, and the Head of the Dispute Resolution Practices Group.

Marek represents clients in investment arbitration disputes under different sets of rules, including ICSID, UNCITRAL, SCC, ICC, Swiss Rules of International Arbitration and others. For many years, he has been recommended in dispute resolution and arbitration by the most prestigious international directories.

Marek will discuss a range of topics, including:

  • His specific career path from a university lecturer through a diplomat to a partner in a leading Polish law firm
  • What international investment arbitration is and where to learn more about this practice area
  • How to become a successful lawyer
  • Third-party funding in international investment arbitration

EXTRA: as the Polish Ambassador to the Vienna International Arbitration Centre, Marek will also discuss the specifics of this institution!

Markiyan Malskyy is a partner in the International Disputes Practice, dealing primarily with international disputes. He is also the Head of our Ukrainian Desk and the Honorary Consul of Austria to Lviv. In 2019, Markiyan was appointed by the President of Ukraine to serve as the Governor of the Lviv Oblast. He has extensive experience in resolving corporate, contractual, sale/services, real estate, construction and post-M&A disputes. He has been involved in the resolution of over 300 disputes.

Markiyan will discuss a variety of topics, including:

  • International commercial arbitration
  • How to become a successful international arbitration lawyer
  • Tips and tricks for selecting an arbitrator

EXTRA: Markiyan will also explain why arbitration is a good practice area in critical life circumstances.

“We both invite you to join us for an interactive, lively and content-rich session. International arbitration is an area that has shaped us as lawyers. Take a glimpse into our professional world, full of fascinating disputes, debates, legal battles and struggles,” conclude Marek and Markiyan.

Who should attend

The event is addressed to law students who are curious about the world and the people around them. Those who dare to ask questions and are not afraid of honest answers.


Participation in the event is free of charge, following registration and acceptance of applications. The organizer reserves the right to refuse applications, or to cancel the event at any time.

Venue: the Kochański & Partners office, pl. Piłsudskiego 1. Seats are limited and will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.