Katarzyna Ludwichowska-Redo

Senior Scientist

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Dr. Katarzyna Ludwichowska-Redo is Senior Scientist at the Institute for European Tort Law since March 2016 and a member of the European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law since 2021. Katarzyna holds a master’s degree (2003) and a doctoral degree (2007) from the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń, Poland, where she was Assistant Professor between 2008 and 2020. She is an attorney-at-law (radca prawny) in Poland as well as a member of the Institute for European Traffic Law in Luxembourg, of which she was a board member between 2010 and 2014. Katarzyna has published extensively in the fields of tort law, insurance law and the conflict of laws. She has lectured at, i.a., the National University of Singapore, the Academy of European Law (Trier, Germany), the International Forum of Travel and Tourism Advocates (Vienna) and the European Centre of Tort and Insurance Law/Institute for European Tort Law of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (Vienna). She has given presentations at numerous private law conferences as well as at training courses for law and insurance practitioners. In 2009 she was awarded ‘Insurance debut’ prize by the Polish Insurance and Risk Management Chamber of Commerce. In 2008 her doctoral thesis: ‘Liability for Car Accidents in Tort and Insurance Law’ was awarded first prize as well as a special prize funded by the Polish Motor Insurers’ Bureau in a nationwide contest organised by the Polish Insurance Ombudsman.