Bárbara Krystkowiak


  • Privacy and Data Protection
  • Copyright
  • Information Technologies
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Enforcement
  • Patents
  • Marks


  • Bachelor’s law degree- Maria Curie-Skłodowska University-Lublin, Poland (2002-2007)
  • Postgraduate studies in Spanish Law for Foreign Attorneys at the University of Alcalá de Henares (2011-2011)
  • Validation of bachelor’s law degree from the University of Barcelona, the University of Alcalá de Henares and the University of Ávila (2011-2012)
  • Specialization master’s degree in Information Technology Law, Social Networks and Intellectual Property by ESADE Law School, Ramon Lull University, Barcelona (2020-2021)

Further studies

  • Advanced Course on Copyright and Related Rights by the World Academy of the World Intellectual Property Organization (2009)
  • Journalism and Social Communication – Maria Curie-Skłodowska University, Lublin (Poland) (2003- 2004).


  • Spanish
  • English
  • Catalan
  • Polish

Barbara joined Arochi & Lindner in 2022 and brought with her more than twelve years of experience in another top-tier law firm, specializing in Intellectual Property.


She has substantial experience in IP criminal litigation for leading clients in the fashion, luxury goods, sports, electronics and consumer goods industries. She is in charge of developing national and international anti-piracy strategies and coordinates border and operative measures.


She is currently expanding her expertise in the civil and contractual field of Industrial Property, particularly in trademark registration and defense advising, administrative proceedings before the SPTO and EUIPO, drafting legal opinions and contracts, such as coexistence and collaboration agreements.


She frequently publishes articles for international journals specialized in Intellectual Property and has recently completed a master’s degree in ICT, Social Networks and IP Law at ESADE Business School.