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STOICA & Asociatii – Attorneys at Law

Work Department

Civil Law | Intellectual Property | Corporate Law | Banking, Insurance, Capital Markets & Financing | Domestic & International Arbitration | Administrative, Tax Law & Constitutional Contentious Matters | Competition Law State Aid


Founding Partner.


Valeriu Stoica  coordinates the litigation activity of the law firm STOICA & Asociaţii. Valeriu Stoica has a wealth of experience achieved in legal practice, in central administration, by coordinating or participating in major legislative and institutional projects in connection with the judiciary and the business environment. He represented Romanian and foreign clients, companies or individuals, public institutions or non-profit organisations in civil and commercial cases in front of law courts or international and local arbitration courts.

His extremely diversified experience as a pleading lawyer includes, among other, rendering of assistance and representation in litigations regarding restitution of real estate properties, labour conflicts, litigations in connection with patents and trademarks, press defamation cases, administrative contentious matters, civil liability claims, commercial claims, corporate conflicts. Valeriu Stoica coordinated numerous business projects in real estate, finance & banking, insurance sector and assisted multinational companies in the negotiation of commercial transactions in energy sector.


English, French.


  • Member of the Bucharest Bar since 1980.


  • Faculty of Law, Bucharest University, 1979;
  • PhD., Bucharest University, 1997.


  • “Types of annulment of the civil contracts” (All, 2007);
  • “Civil law. In rem main rights” (2nd edition, C.H.Beck, 2013). The first edition received in 2010 the award “Traian Ionaşcu” for the best book of the year on civil law matters, granted by the Romanian Civil Law Review in cooperation with the National Union of Enforcement Officers from Romania;
  • Author of over 80 articles, studies and professional papers, published in Romanian and abroad.

Lawyer Rankings

Romania > Dispute resolution

(Hall of Fame)

Valeriu StoicaSTOICA & Asociatii – Attorneys at Law

Dispute resolution is a key focus for STOICA & Asociatii – Attorneys at Law, with practitioners described by one client as ‘real professionals in the science of the law‘. The multifaceted practice has an excellent reputation for high-value civil and administrative disputes and high-profile international arbitrations and investment treaty claims. Clients can also rely on the firm’s infrastructure to handle heavy portfolios of volume litigation. Partners such as Dragoș Bogdan and Cătălina Dicu, and associate Mihai Stănescu, have ‘a deep knowledge of the relevant law, doctrine and jurisprudence‘. Founding partner Valeriu Stoica is ‘one of the most talented, skilled, efficient lawyers in Romania’. Clients also praise Andreea Micu‘s ability ‘to propose the best solutions‘. Cristiana Stoica rounds out the roster of recommended names.

Romania > Intellectual property

STOICA & Asociatii – Attorneys at Law is well regarded particularly for contentious matters, although the firm also assists clients with a wide range of advisory patent, copyright, trade mark and industrial design issues, as well as acting in cancellation and infringement claims. Clients benefit from the expertise of the ‘reputableValeriu Stoica, who combines with Dragoș Bogdan and senior associate Mihai Stănescu to offer a ‘strategic approach to the legal issues, which are carefully analysed to best serve the client’s interests‘.

Romania > Restructuring and insolvency

STOICA & Asociatii – Attorneys at Law fields an experienced team of insolvency lawyers who ‘give excellent legal advice in a short time‘. The firm has the capacity to handle large-scale debt recovery programmes for major creditors, which puts it among the top choices for several of Romania’s largest banks, including Banca Comerciala Romana and BRD – Groupe Societe Generale. A stellar reputation for litigation also ensures a regular flow of instructions on high-value insolvency proceedings. Cătălina Dicu leads the team, which also includes ‘brilliantDragoș Bogdan and founding partner Valeriu Stoica.