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Zamfirescu Racoti & Partners, Calin-Andrei Zamfirescu, Bucharest, ROMANIA

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Calin-Andrei Zamfirescu

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Zamfirescu Racoti & Partners

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Dispute Resolution / Arbitration / Restructuring & Insolvency / Intellectual Property / Corporate & Commercial


Senior Partner and founder of ZRP, Călin-Andrei Zamfirescu is Head of the Dispute Resolution department. Călin is a leading Romanian expert in litigation and arbitration, acting as counsel for major clients in important domestic and international litigation and arbitration proceedings, being praised for his experience in banking, finance, insolvency, liquidation, and bankruptcy-related contentious matters. As to his relevant experience, he has been an arbitrator in over 50 national and international arbitration proceedings, which places him along the most experienced arbitration experts in Romania. Also, he has participated in the elaboration of the major law projects, as the laws on banks privatization, the banking law and the bankruptcy procedure for banking companies. Călin legally assists and represents clients in front of the courts of law (including the Courts of Appeal and the High Court of Annulment and Justice), the Constitutional Court and the Court of International Commercial Arbitration attached to the Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, so far having been involved in over 10,000 cases during his career of over 38 years. He is Honorary President of the National Union of Romanian Bars as well as Head of the Romanian Delegation before CCBE (Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe).


Date of admission to the bar: 1976 Legal working experience: 39 years 1976 - 1995 Individual legal practitioner 1995 - 2006 Senior Partner and Founding Member of Călin-Andrei Zamfirescu & Associates 2006 - present Senior Partner of Zamfirescu Racoţi & Partners Attorneys at Law Countries of Work Experience: • Romania • United Kingdom • France • Italy • United States of America. 2001 - present Court of International Commercial Arbitration, Arbitrator, Bucharest, Romania


English, French.


Membership of Professional Associations: • Bucharest Bar • National Association of the Romanian Bars, Honorary President (2007 - Present) • Court of International Commercial Arbitration, Bucharest, Romania, Arbitrator • INSOL Europe (since 1999) • CCBE (Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe), Head of the Romanian Delegation • International Bar Association • Balkan Lawyers Association, President (2005 - 2007) • Association of Liberal Professions


University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law (post-graduate course in civil and commercial law, 1984 - 1986) University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law (B.A. in Law – Magna cum laudae, 1976).


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Calin-Andrei Zamfirescu - Zamfirescu Racoţi & Partners

Within: Dispute resolution

Zamfirescu Racoţi & Partners stands out for its ‘strategic vision, determination and dedication’. In 2016 Calin-Andrei Zamfirescu successfully defended Irina Cristescu in high-profile litigation pertaining to alleged international child abduction. The ‘very analyticalCosmin Vasile is a notable practitioner. Valentin Cocean joined from Drakopoulos Law Firm.

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