Joanna Kraus-Kolber is an associate in the litigation and arbitration department of Strelia in Brussels, Belgium. Her areas of practice cover diverse commercial disputes with particular focus on international trade and services law matters. She also specialises in private international law. Joanna is member of the Brussels Bar. Before joining Strelia, she worked as an attorney in an international law firm in Antwerp and law firms in Germany and Poland. Joanna worked also in an in-house department of an international investment company in the US and advised on private international law in a Belgian NGO. She obtained her law degree from the Jagiellonian University of Kraków in 2006. 

She is member of the CEPANI 40 Steering Committee. Joanna works on her doctoral thesis and she regularly writes and speaks on topics concerning international arbitration. She is fluent in English, Dutch, Polish, German and French.