Beata Baran PhD


Beata Baran, Phd – attorney-at-law, Partner at Baran Książek Bigaj Law Firm

Specialist in the field of labor law, compliance, internal investigation and whistleblowing. She has extensive experience in handling international transactions. She provides legal services for the pharmaceutical, financial, TSL and retail sectors’ companies.

Beata combines her legal practice with scientific research. She’s an assistant professor at the Law and Administration Faculty of the Jagiellonian University earlier associated with the Management Faculty of AGH University of Science and Technology in Cracow. Member of Cracow Bar Association.

Author of numerous publications on internal investigations, disciplinary proceedings, whistleblowing, compliance, labor law, penal executive law, access to public information and human rights. Conducted researches in Heidelberg (Carls-Ruprecht Universitat Heidelberg), Kiev (Kyiv-Mohyla Academy) and Sofia (St. Kliment Ohrydzsky University).

An alumnus of the Ukrainian Law Programme held by the Jagiellonian University Law School, Ivan Franko University of Lviv Law School and Kiev-Mohyla Academy Law School and an alumnus of the 9th edition of the Academy of Young Diplomats.

Participant of the 21st Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (Geneva, Switzerland) and 4th Forum on Minority Issues of Human Rights Council (Geneva, Switzerland). Actively supports young scientists and law students; in the past member of the ELSA International Board (Brussels, Belgium) and the National Ph.D. Candidates Association (Warsaw).

Languages: Polish, English, Ukrainian.