Ewa Rutkowska, attorney-at-law, is an expert in pharmaceutical law, healthcare law and product liability. She has many years of experience in legal advice to Polish and international companies from the pharmaceutical industry, the medical devices sector and the FMCG sector. She advises industry organisations which she has repeatedly represented as the public party in the legislative process as well as supporting them in work on industry codes of best practices.
Ewa Rutkowska has many years of experience in product liability litigation, including highly publicised cases of global product recall from the market. She also represents clients in other cases before courts of law and arbitral tribunals.
For years, she has been recommended by Polish (Rzeczpospolita) and international (Chambers Europe, PLC Which Lawyer) legal rankings as a leading lawyer in pharmaceutical law in Poland, and by the Expert Guides - Women in Business Law 2014 ranking in the area of product liability. Ewa works pro bono for non-profit organisations, including the Foundation “Warsaw Hospice for Children”.
She worked for Baker & McKenzie for almost four years. Before joining Baker & McKenzie as a partner, with her team of four, Ewa worked for many years at the Hogan Lovells (formerly Lovells) law firm, creating and then managing the pharmaceutical law and product liability practice.
Rzeczpospolita Ranking Kancelarii Prawniczych 2016 – Ewa Rutkowska is recommended for the 8th time in Pharmaceutical Law.
Chambers Europe 2016: Life Sciences: Band 1 - “Ewa Rutkowska is a renowned expert who focuses on pharmaceutical, healthcare and product liability laws, with extensive experience in advising domestic and international companies in the pharmaceutical, FMCG and medical device sectors. Her expertise in product liability litigation is evidenced in high-profile cases pertaining to worldwide product recalls, and she receives extensive praise from satisfied clients: She is an expert in this subject, with a very good legal background. She is able to advise taking into account the business aspects of the clients.”
Who’sWho Legal 2016 (Life Science) – Ewa Rutkowska recommended.
Who’sWho Legal 2016 (Product Liability Defence) - Ewa Rutkowska recommended.
Expert Guides 2016 (Product Liability) - Ewa Rutkowska recommended.
Expert Guides: Women in Business Law 2016 (Product Liability) - Ewa Rutkowska recommended.