Karolina Gotfryd graduated with a law degree with honours from Warsaw University Law School. She studied for one semester at Cologne University Law School. She took part in numerous tax law seminars and summer tax schools at Jagiellonian University in Cracow, and at Vienna University of Economics and Business. She participated in the EUCOTAX (European Universities COoperating on TAXes) Wintercourse 2016 in Vienna and her area of research was ‘SAAR - in a post BEPS world’. She is a finalist of the ‘Eye on tax’ competition 2015, organised by EY. She gained experience in legal practice at international law firms in Warsaw and London. She is a member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA).