Personal Injury - Industrial Disease
Joanna joined the firm in June 2015. She works as litigation executive and interpreter in the industrial disease section of the personal injury department.
Priding herself on her ability to maintain positive relationships with clients, by means of her friendly and proactive approach, Joanna believes in adopting good old-fashioned courtesy in every aspect of her work. She deals on a daily basis with potential, new, and existing clients and corresponds with third parties, solicitors, and medical agencies.
Joanna also works pro bono as a part of the Legal Translation Service at BPP Law School. She is fluent in Polish, speaks Russian, and basic German.
Before moving to the UK Joanna worked in the US, Ireland, and Poland - where she was a project manager for a Japanese trading company, acting as a key liaison contact between departments and operating units in Japan, Thailand, China and Germany.
Joanna has also gained experience as a Prosecutor Trainee. She prepared formal legal documentation prior to submission to the court, participated in trials, and was involved in decision-making processes.
She says, “Lawyers are here to make a difference in people's lives and throughout the world.”
Joanna is a member of "Amicus -Assisting Lawyers for Justice on Death Row"
Joanna works for The Access to Justice Foundation, assisting with the Foundation's campaigns
Joanna assists with translations (mainly for Polish- speakers) to obtain clients' instructions when cases are being settled or negotiated.
Joanna's clients say: If something is doable, even if it looks like mission impossible, Joanna will make sure it gets done.
2015 - 2016 Graduate Law Diploma BPP University, London, UK,
2002 - 2009 MA Degree in Law University of Nicolas Copernicus, Torun, Poland (Specialism in International Law)
2003 - 2006 History (MA) University of Nicolas Copernicus, Torun Poland
2005 - 2006 History of the Western World TC3 College, Ithaca, New York, USA
2002 - 2006 Archaeology (MA) University of Nicolas Copernicus, Torun, Poland (Specialism in Ethnology)
1997 - 2002 Visual Artist Diploma Secondary School of Art Poznan, Poland
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