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Lukasz Gruszczynski

Lukasz Gruszczynski


Areas of expertise

  • International economic law
  • Technical barriers to trade
  • Sanitary and phytosanitary measures
  • WTO dispute settlement
  • Trade and Environment
  • Trade and Health
  • The regulation of tobacco products and e-cigarettes


Lukasz specializes in WTO law, particularly SPS and TBT issues, WTO dispute settlement and international regulation of tobacco products. In 2010 he published “Regulating Health and Environmental Risks under WTO Law” and in 2014 “Deference in International Courts and Tribunals: Standard of Review and Margin of Appreciation”, both with Oxford University Press.

He is also is an associate professor of international law at the Institute of Legal Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, Poland. Lukasz earned his Ph.D. from the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. During his studies he worked as part of the WTO Legal Affairs Division. Lukasz was also a visiting fellow at the University of Michigan Law School and the Lauterpacht Centre for International Law (University of Cambridge). He is Managing Co-Editor of the Polish Yearbook of International Law and a correspondent editor of the European Journal of Risk Regulation (Cambridge University Press).

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