Jowita Mieszkowska

Associate, Geneva (White & Case S.A.)

Biography

Overview

Jowita Mieszkowska is an Associate in the Firm's International Arbitration Practice based in Geneva. Jowita's practice includes advising on high-value cross-border disputes in the construction, energy and financial institutions industries.

Jowita joined White & Case as a trainee in our London office, gaining experience in Commercial Litigation, Financial Restructuring and Insolvency, and Mergers and Acquisitions.

Jowita is actively involved in White & Case's pro bono work in the area of public international law and human rights and has also represented appellants before the First Tier Disability Benefits Appeal Tribunal.

Bars and Courts
England & Wales (Solicitor)
Education
BA
Jurisprudence
Oxford University
LLM
Public International Law
London School of Economics and Political Science
Languages
English
Polish

Experience

Representing a European general contractor in an ICC arbitration concerning a dispute relating to the construction of an industrial process plant in Australia.

Acting on an application to the English Courts to partially set aside an investment treaty award made in favour of our client but which our client considered was seriously flawed in its assessment of damages.

Representing one of Ukraine's biggest telecoms companies in its defence of a breach of contract claim arising from a sale and purchase agreement (LCIA arbitration) and related injunction proceedings in England, Cyprus and the Netherlands.