Magdalena Kowalczuk

Staff Lawyer


Magdalena is an English qualified lawyer. She holds a law degree from University of Oxford and an LL.M. in International Legal Studies from New York University Law School.

Magdalena advises sovereign states, state-owned companies and private parties in international dispute proceedings, as well as in non-contentious matters under public international law.

Prior to joining Volterra Fietta, Magdalena worked for four years at a Magic Circle law firm in London (with a secondment in Paris) where she gained experience in international commercial arbitration, complex commercial litigation and investment treaty arbitration. Magdalena also worked as a research assistant in public international law and human rights, as well as a legal trainee at the European Court of Human Rights.



LL.M. in International Legal Studies, New York University Law School

Bachelor of Arts in Jurisprudence with Law Studies in Europe (France), University of Oxford, Trinity College

Certificat Supérieur de Droit Français & Européen, University of Paris II (Pantheon-Assas)


English, Polish and French

Bar admissions

England and Wales (Solicitor)