NNDKP earns top rankings in the 2023 edition of The Legal 500 EMEA guide

Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP) earns top recognition in the recently published Legal 500 rankings, EMEA edition. The results of the research conducted among law firms active in Europe reconfirm the leading position of NNDKP in the business law market in Romania, the firm being ranked in 14 practice areas: Banking & Finance, Capital Markets, Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Energy and Natural Resources, EU and Competition, Intellectual Property, PPP and Procurement, Real Estate and Construction, Restructuring and Insolvency, Tax, TMT and TMT: Gambling Law.

NNDKP earned 11 Tier 1 rankings, with other 3 areas of practice being ranked highly by the guide, while at individual level, 37 lawyers and consultants were included in the EMEA 2023 rankings for Romania, being recognized as top experts in their practice areas as follows:

• 3 partners included in the “Hall of Fame” category
• 10 partners obtained the distinction of “Leading Individuals”
• 9 lawyers obtained the distinction of “Next Generation Partners”
• 6 lawyers are included in the “Rising stars” category
• 9 lawyers are mentioned in the “Recommended” category (in the editorial)

During the research, the clients interviewed about the firm’s activity in various areas of practice said that NNDKP lawyers are “highly skilled professionals covering all areas, focused on understanding the need and the risk and also the client’s culture and the way it operates, always providing highly qualitative adapted advice and solutions”.

NNDKP has been included in The Legal 500 rankings for the Romanian legal market for over 20 years, consistently earning top positions for various areas of practice.

The Legal 500 is one of the most important legal publications that compiles annual rankings of law firms from various jurisdictions in the world, including Romania. These are based on rigorous research, which includes interviews with clients and law firm representatives.


Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen is a promoter of business law in Romania with more than 30 years of experience, independently acknowledged as a pioneer of the Romanian legal market. NNDKP offers full-service and integrated legal and tax advice to companies from diverse industry sectors. For the past three decades, NNDKP lawyers have provided expertise in landmark deals and projects in Romania, contributing to the evolution of the Romanian business environment, including in innovative and niche economic sectors that involved both international corporations and local entrepreneurs.

NNDKP represents Romania in some of the most prestigious international professional alliances – Lex Mundi, World Services Group, International Attorneys Club – and is a founding member of SEE Legal. The firm is constantly top ranked in all practice areas by the renowned international guides Chambers & Partners, Legal 500 and IFLR1000.

NNDKP is a 6-time winner of the much-coveted “Romania Law Firm of the Year” award at the Chambers Europe Awards gala, in 2022, 2021, 2017, 2013, 2012 and 2009.

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