The 2020 edition of The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) has recognized 174 Dentons lawyers across various practice areas, among which seven lawyers from the Bucharest office. The Legal 500 EMEA recognized the exceptional work by Dentons Bucharest in eight key practice areas that were included in its rankings: Banking and Finance; Commercial, Corporate and M&A; Dispute Resolution; EU and Competition; Employment; Energy; Real Estate and Construction; and Restructuring & Insolvency.
Furthermore, the local Banking and Finance practice received additional recognition, moving up one tier and being featured with two ranked lawyers – Partner Simona Marin as “Leading Individual” and Counsel Maria Tomescu as “Rising Star”. Other attorneys singled out for praise were: Tiberiu Csaki (Dispute Resolution; Employment; Restructuring and Insolvency), Cristina Daianu (Commercial, Corporate and M&A), Claudiu Munteanu-Jipescu (Energy), Raul Mihu (EU and Competition), Bogdan Papandopol (Real Estate; Restructuring and Insolvency), Magda Raducanu (Banking and Finance) and Perry Zizzi (Banking and Finance; Real Estate and Construction).
Perry Zizzi, Managing Partner of Dentons in Romania: “I am extremely proud that so many of our attorneys achieved recognition in Legal 500, showcasing leadership in several key practice areas. Our improvement in Banking and Finance demonstrates the success of our Dentons Romania 2.0 strategy of attracting the top legal minds to a law firm that they should naturally call home.”
The Legal 500 EMEA awarded Dentons Europe an impressive 197 practice rankings across Europe and Central Asia. The firm’s most ranked practices across Europe and Central Asia are: Banking and Finance (21 rankings); Dispute Resolution (18 rankings); Commercial, Corporate and M&A (18 rankings); Real Estate and Construction (18 rankings), Energy (14 rankings), Employment (11 rankings), Tax (11 rankings) and Intellectual Property (10 rankings). The Legal 500 EMEA guide provides researched coverage of 88 countries and over 2,700 ranked law firms. The Legal 500 analyses the capabilities of law firms, with a comprehensive research program revised and updated every year to bring the most up-to-date vision of the global legal market.
Dentons’ legal team in Bucharest provides its clients with a results-oriented approach and efficient legal solutions. In over two decades of activity in Romania, the Firm has advised on cornerstone deals for domestic and international clients across multiple sectors.
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