Maciej Durbas, LLM (Vienna, Hong Kong) is an attorney-at-law and senior associate at Kubas Kos Gałkowski, works on the team handling litigations as well as in transborder proceedings in civil, commercial and real estate cases. He has been a member of teams representing clients in international arbitration proceedings and has also participated in disputes as an assistant to the arbitrator on numerous occasions. He was initially a member of Kraków’s Jagiellonian University team in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, and was awarded with an honourable mention in the ‘Best Orator’ competition. Since 2010, he has been the coach for the Jagiellonian University team participating in the Vis Moot. He was a member of the Young Austrian Arbitration Practitioners and the Young Arbitration Practitioners in Poland. He is preparing a doctoral dissertation at the Jagiellonian University on the subject of arbitration. He speaks Polish, English and French.