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Magdalena Olkiewicz-Borkowska





Ph.D. Student at the Institute of Legal Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences, present

Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E), 2019

University of Warsaw, Postgraduate Studies in Intellectual Property, 2012

University of Gdańsk, Master of Law, 2009

Fall semester of LL.M. in International Intellectual Property, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Technical University in Chicago, 2008

Yale University, Summer Seminar for Graduate Students, 2008

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Magdalena Olkiewicz-Borkowska is a licensed attorney (adwokat) in the firm's Gdynia and Warsaw offices. Her practice covers the area of intellectual property law, technology licensing and personal data protection law. She completed LL.M. courses in International Intellectual Property Law under the supervision of Professor G.B. Dinwoodie at Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Technical University in Chicago, USA, and she has also completed postgraduate studies in Intellectual Property Law at the University of Warsaw.

She has assisted clients in the manufacturing, automotive, software, transport and IT sectors in numerous licensing arrangements and in implementing the requirements of the EU Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). She has also conducted business training on GDPR implementation.

Magdalena has earned CIPP/E, the globally recognized certificate of expertise for information privacy issued by the International Association of Privacy Professionals, the most renowned community of experts on this subject. 

She also advises clients on compliance issues, broadly understood law of new technologies, ePrivacy and unfair competition. In this regard, she has represented clients before courts and public authorities.

Magdalena is currently a Ph.D. student at the Institute of Law Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences (INP PAN) in Warsaw, where she focuses her research on data privacy and fundamental rights issues in the EU. She is fluent in English.


Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E)

Scholarship at Illinois Technical University - Fall semester of LL.M. in International Intellectual Property under supervision of prof. G.B. Dinwoodie, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Technical University in Chicago, USA

Professional Activities

International Association of Privacy Professionals

Gdańsk Bar Association


"Entrepreneurs as data subjects in the light of GDPR,” V Scientific Conference of the Pomeranian Bar Association, Commercial Law, Panel for Ph.D. students, 2019


"Dostarczanie hal i ich montaż są dostawą towaru," Gazeta Prawna, 2008

"Wydatki na pozyskanie kapitału to koszt podatkowy,” Rzeczpospolita, 2007

"Pożyczka z odroczonymi odsetkami nadal odpłatna,” Rzeczpospolita, 2007