As of the 1st of November 2020, Radu Diaconu takes over the management of the business law practice of RADU și ASOCIAȚII SPRL (affiliated law firm of EY Romania) from Dragoș Radu, who led the law firm for the past 8 years.
Radu Diaconu has been part of the Radu si Asociatii team since 2013 and became associate partner in 2017.
Radu has extensive expertise in providing legal assistance to both strategic and financial investors in a wide range of transactions on the Romanian market. With a background of legal and business studies, including a PhD in the regulation of financial institutions, his expertise covers both mergers & acquisitions and financing operations. Over time, Radu has provided legal assistance in many sectors – industry, energy, the financial sector, real estate and FMCG.
Radu Diaconu: “I thank my colleagues for their trust and, in particular, I remain grateful to Dragoș for the support he has constantly given me all these years.”
Alex Milcev, Tax & Law Leader of EY Romania: “I am convinced that, in his new role, Radu will implement a convincing strategic vision that will emphasize the profile of the law firm on the market and will strengthen our clients’ preference for the services offered by Radu si Asociatii.”
At the end of his mandate, Dragoș Radu stated the following: “Leading and growing the legal services practice within EY has been an exciting and mobilizing goal. I am confident that I leave behind a solid and respected team and I am firmly convinced that Radu will lead it to new achievements.”
RADU și ASOCIAȚII SPRL’s team currently consists of 45 lawyers specializing in business law and litigation. As a member firm of Ernst & Young Global Ltd, Radu si Asociatii SPRL works in an integrated manner alongside professionals from other parts of EY’s business, including tax consulting, transaction assistance, business consulting and audit.
About RADU și ASOCIAȚII SPRL
RADU și ASOCIAȚII SPRL is a Romanian full-service law firm, offering both legal advisory services and assistance before the courts of law, with a significant tax policy and controversy (TPC) practice.
RADU și ASOCIAȚII SPRL is a member firm of Ernst & Young Global Ltd and part of the expanding EY Law global network, which has more than 2,400 lawyers and offices in over 80 countries.Our expertise has been recognized by the market and international firm directories. Chambers Global 2019 has recognized our Corporate/M&A practice while Chambers Europe 2019 and 2020 have placed our Tax Policy and Controversy practice on Band 1. The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa 2019 and 2020 have also ranked our Commercial, Corporate/M&A practice, while the 2020 edition placed our Tax Policy and Controversy practice on Tier 1.