Cecilia joined Sotheby’s Global Compliance Department in 2011 and is based in London, where she focuses on compliance-related matters regarding Sotheby's European business. Prior to joining Sotheby’s, Cecilia worked in private practice for over 8 years, specializing in international cross-border litigation. She trained and qualified as a solicitor at international law firm Baker & McKenzie in London, also spending a period of time in the firm's Hong Kong office. She subsequently worked in the Litigation & Regulatory department at DLA Piper in London. Cecilia completed her undergraduate law degree at the London School of Economics & Political Science, including a year at the Université Robert Schuman in Strasbourg. Cecilia is fluent in French and has a working knowledge of German and Polish.