Ewa Skrzydło-Tefelska joined SK&S in 1999 and became a partner in 2006. She combines practice with academic work as a lecturer of EU law at the university in Lublin, where she received her PhD in 1987 and title of habilitated doctor in 2013. She studied for several years in France, the United States and at The Hague Academy of International Law. Dr Skrzydło-Tefelska’s practice focuses on advice and litigation in patent and trademark protection matters, including unfair competition and advertising.
As a co-head of the intellectu department at SKS, with a strong emphasis on life sciences, she advises numerous clients from the pharmaceutical and medical devices sector, foodstuff producers and manufacturers of cosmetics both in regulatory matters and in the litigations involving their IP rights.
She is the author of books and articles on various aspects of EU and Polish law, especially involving issues of industrial property protection, pharmaceutical law and advertising. She is a frequent speaker at national and international conferences in the area of industrial property law, advertising law and pharmaceutical law.