Advocate, founder of Raczkowski Paruch, the leading Polish HR law firm. He is the Vice-Chairman of the Board of the European Employment Lawyers Association, member of the Steering Committee of the International Employment Law Forum, founder of the Labour Law Association, the Chairman of the Employment Committee of the Warsaw Bar and the member of the editorial board of Monitor Prawa Pracy (Employment Law Monitor). He has over 20-year experience in employment law practice. He has been advising the biggest international and Polish companies in all aspects of HR law. He was Assistant Professor at the Department of Labour and Social Policy at the Jagiellonian University Law School. He has authored numerous articles on Polish and European employment law and also frequently lectures on the subject. For many years he used to lecture at post-graduate courses of the Warsaw School of Economics. According to Forbes, Chambers & Partners, Legal500 and Rzeczpospolita, both the law firm and Bartłomiej Raczkowski rank first in the field of employment law in Poland.