Mr Ionut Serban > Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii > Bucharest, Romania > Lawyer Profile

Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii
4-8 SOSEAUA NICOLAE TITULESCU
AMERICA HOUSE, WEST WING, 8F, SECTOR 1
011141 BUCHAREST
Romania

Work Department

Litigation and Domestic Arbitration; Insolvency.

Position

Ionut Serban is a Partner in the litigation and arbitration practice group at Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii. As a pleading lawyer, he has appeared before Romanian courts at all levels, domestic and international courts of arbitration in complex civil law, corporate and commercial, contentious-administrative, labour and fiscal disputes, complex bankruptcy and reorganization proceedings, forced execution and debt recovery measures, as well criminal law cases and various arbitral proceedings.
Ionut Serban has a strong track record in representing local and multinational companies, credit institutions, non-banking financial institutions, governmental institutions and bodies of the local and central public administration system, as well as renowned public figures.

Career

Partner, Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii (from 2011 to present), Managing Associate/Senior Associate, Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii (from 2005 to 2011), Associate, Mușat & Asociații (from 2002 to 2005).

Languages

English.

Memberships

Bucharest Bar Association.

Education

University of Bucharest (LL.B., 2002).

Lawyer Rankings

Romania > Dispute resolution

(Next Generation Partners)

Ionut SerbanTuca Zbârcea & Asociatii

Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii stands out for its impressive record in high value and complex civil and administrative litigation, as well as being also strong on the international arbitration front, having represented claimants in high profile ICSID claims against the Romanian state. Clients come from across the private and public sector, and benefit from the team’s deep bench of specialist lawyers, former prosecutors and judges. Key figures include Ioana Hrisafi, who heads the litigation and domestic arbitration practice group, and international arbitration head Levana Zigmund and Cornel PopaIonut Serban and Christina Vladescu are also building good names.

Romania > Restructuring and insolvency

Tuca Zbârcea & Asociatii has established itself as a top provider of debtor and creditor advice. The firm offers administrator services through its specialist insolvency offshoot, TZA Insolventa, in which lead partner Ciprian Dragomir is a certified insolvency practitioners in addition to their legal practice. Dragomir also handles the restructuring and consultancy side, demonstrating the firm’s ability to handle contentious and non-contentious issues for major banks and multinationals. Other key individuals include insolvency specialist Dorin Petcu, and disputes partners Ionut Serban, Ioana Hrisafi, Christina Vladescu, and recently promoted Dan Cristea.