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The firm

Dragne & Asociatii was founded in 2010 and has rapidly grown to become one of the most trustworthy law firms in Romania. With 33 lawyers, Dragne & Asociatii is a full-service law firm renowned for its vast expertise in the dispute resolution area, commercial litigation, domestic and international arbitration. Ion Dragne, the law firm’s managing partner, is one of most experienced and respected litigators in Romania. The law firm has a growing international clientele, among which are various commercial banks, investment funds, and foreign investors in a wide range of industries.

Due to the numerous cross-border projects in which Dragne & Asociatii has been involved, the firm has developed strong links with European and US law firms. The team is co-ordinated by six equity partners and includes former judges, university teachers and dedicated young practitioners.

Areas of practice

Dragne & Asociatii works across eight areas of practice: litigation and arbitration, restructuring and insolvency, tax, corporate and commercial, M&A, intellectual property, competition and antitrust, real estate and construction, employment, and banking and finance.

The firm is one of the few in Romania with experience in international commercial arbitration, investment arbitration and high-profile cross-border dispute resolution. It has advised, and continues to advise, two individual foreign investors and their companies in ICSID arbitrations against the republic of Romania, one of which is being awarded damages of more than $250 million. Dragne & Asociatii also handles numerous litigation and arbitration files for state-owned companies and private companies.

The firm is highly experienced in dealing with complex transactions, general corporate issues, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, etc.

It has also co-ordinated various multimillion-euro restructuring and insolvency projects, both for debtors and creditors, especially in the real estate and telecommunication sectors.

In the field of real estate and construction, the law firm assisted multinational multimillion-euro companies investing in Romanian plots of land and commercial centres. The work ranges from due diligence to sale-purchase contracts, lease agreements and FIDIC contracts.

The firm covers all sorts of tax matters in transactions and proficiently advises its clients in day-to-day relationships or disputes with the tax authorities.

In the employment field, the law firm has assisted numerous multinational companies with advice on sensitive matters of termination of executives’ contracts, collective dismissals and claims for compensation.

The banking and finance department has worked for many of the commercial banks in Romania and insurance companies in relation to various regulatory matters, enforcement of securities or negotiation of major financing contracts.

Dragne & Asociatii is one of the few law firms appointed by the Romanian Competition Council to advise it in relation to the investigation and compliance procedure of one of the biggest telecommunication and internet providers in Romania.


  • Contacts

  • Ion Dragne (

  • Stelian Garofil (

  • Delia Bosman (

  • Andreia Dumitrescu (

  • Daniel Cirstea (

  • Ioana Oprea (

  • Number of lawyers: 33
  • Languages
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Romanian

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