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Ţuca Zbârcea & Asociaţii

Tuca Zbarcea si Asociatii - 49 x 200

Contact: Gabriel Zbârcea, Managing Partner
Victoriei Square 4-8, Nicolae Titulescu Avenue, America House, West Wing, 8th Floor, Sector 1, Bucharest 011141, Romania
Phone: (+4021) 204-8890
Fax: (+4021) 204-8899
Email: gabriel.zbarcea@N0SPAM.tuca.ro
Web: http://www.tuca.ro

Ţuca Zbârcea & Asociaţii is a full-service firm in Romania, employing cross-disciplinary teams of lawyers, insolvency practitioners, tax consultants, IP counselors and EU structural funds consultants:
• Offices in Romania (Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca) and a representative office in Spain (Madrid)
• Best-friend relationship with Ţurcan Cazac in Chişinău (Republic of Moldova)
• Correspondent law offices in major cities, including Braşov, Sibiu, Iaşi, Constanţa, Timişoara
• 101 lawyers and 21 partners
• Specialised practice groups (23 areas of practice)
• Extensive recommendations from Legal 500, IFLR 1000, Chambers & Partners on all the leading practice groups

The firm's client portfolio includes prominent international corporations, financial institutions, government and local public authorities as well as `Fortune 500` category companies:
• Erste Bank / Banca Comerciala Româna (BCR)
• CEZ
• Rompetrol Rafinare, currently owned by KazMunaiGaz
• ArcelorMittal
• Carrefour Romania
• Gabriel Resources Ltd. / Rosia Montana Gold Corporation
• Naftna Industrija Srbije (NIS) j.s.c. Novi Sad (a member of Gazprom)
• Sofiprotéol/Saipol
• Colgate-Palmolive
• OMV Petrom
• The Bucharest Stock Exchange
• BRD-Groupe Société Générale
• The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
• Philip Morris
• Alstom Transport
• Siemens
• Ericsson Telecommunications Romania
• Vodafone Romania
• AEGON
• Volvo
The firm is committed to building on and investing in client relationships beyond the provision of core legal advice. Its specialised network of professionals in insolvency (TZA Insolventa S.P.R.L.), certified tax advisors (Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii Tax S.R.L.), certified intellectual property counsellors (Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii IP S.R.L.), certified mediators and court bailiffs provide comprehensive services to effectively meet clients’ needs. Towards this end, the firm also ensured that its quality management systems are compliant with the requirements of ISO 9001:2008 standards and has been issued a quality certificate confirming the same.
Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii is providing legal services in every aspect of business, covering all major areas of practice: mergers, acquisitions & privatization; corporate & commercial; litigation & international arbitration; oil & gas / mining law; corporate tax law; PPP, concession & public procurement; electronic communications & IT; employment & pensions; insurance & reinsurance; real estate; banking & finance; capital markets & securities; competition; healthcare & pharmaceutical law; energy law; environmental law; intellectual property; media & advertising; regulatory legal services; shipping & transport.
The firm's practice in these areas has been rated highest by major international directories, according to which Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii is “one of the most dynamic firms in the Romanian legal market at the moment which has built a really successful practice and has emerged as one of the burgeoning outfits in the market” (IFLR 1000). Also, according to Chambers Europe, the firm “offers cutting-edge legal representation and serves clients’ interests beyond the confines of traditional lawyering”, employing a team of “true forward-thinkers” who provide both “innovative and practical solutions to legal problems”. Legal 500 acknowledges that Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii remains “one of the leading domestic firms, showing no sign of slowing the pace”.
Throughout the past several years, Ţuca Zbârcea & Asociaţii has garnered a string of international recognitions, among which:
• No. 1 Law Firm in Continental Europe (Financial Times Innovative Lawyers 2009)
• No. 1 Law Firm in Romania for four consecutive years (Law Firm of the Year Award)
• European Managing Partner of the Year Award (The Lawyer European Awards 2012)
• Best Law Firm in Romania (IFLR European Awards 2012)
• Law Firm of the Year Award (Chambers Europe Awards for Excellence 2010)
• Law Firm of the Year in Eastern Europe and the Balkans (Law Firm of the Year Award - The Lawyer European Awards 2010)
• Best Managed Workplace Award (Managing Partners’ European Leadership Awards 2012)
• Best Employer in Romania 2009/10 in the SMEs category (Aon Hewitt)

Please visit www.tuca.ro for more information about our team and most relevant recent projects.