DATE: The 24th of March 2021

CONTACT PERSON:  Ana Maria Petcana, Media Relations Officer

Tel: +40 (21) 225 35 46

e-mail: anamaria.petcana@pwc.com

Bucharest, March 24, 2021 The Tax, Competition and Corporate / M & A practices of D&B David and Baias are again in top positions in the rankings made by the international guide Chambers and Partners Europe 2021, the company’s lawyers in these fields being recognized for their expertise and success in important and complex cases.

Sorin David is still ranked as the only Eminent Practitioner in competition law in Romania, with a rich experience in both competition investigations, economic concentrations, state aid, and mandates to ensure companies’ compliance with competition rules. Also, the guide places the competition practice of D&B David and Baias in Band 2 in the ranking of law firms in Romania. Lucian Bozian, Managing Associate, entered the attention of Chambers and Partners Europe in the Associate to Watch category this year, being recognized for the important experience gained by assisting and representing clients in Competition Council investigations.

“We are honored by this recognition which reconfirms the professionalism and expertise of D&B lawyers David and Baias. We thank the clients for the appreciation and trust they give us to represent them in some very important projects for them “, said Sorin David, Managing Partner of D&B David and Baias.

Chambers 2021 places in Band 1 the legal advice practice in the tax field of D&B David and Baias, led by Dan Dascălu, Partner and Leader of the litigation department. The company’s lawyers are recognized for their integrated tax and legal approach and involvement in all stages of dispute resolution. In fact, excellence in tax practice has brought Dan Dascălu a new Band 1 ranking by Chambers Europe 2021. Last but not least, he obtains an important recognition of expertise in resolving disputes with a classification in Band 5.

Another recognition of excellence was obtained by the Corporate / M & A practice and by Anda Rojanschi, Partner and leader of this department within D&B, classified in Band 4. The D&B practice is recognized as an inspired choice for assisting both entrepreneurs in selling their shares. , as well as multinational companies for the acquisition of Romanian companies. D&B lawyers also have expertise in coordinating cross-border mergers, part of complex reorganization processes. Anda has extensive experience in negotiating and structuring complex corporate and real estate transactions, assisting clients during negotiations and providing them with legal advice until the successful completion of the transaction.

Chambers and Partners Europe is one of the leading legal publications for the international law firm, which annually compiles a ranking of the best law firms in a jurisdiction. The evaluations and rankings are drawn up following extensive discussions and interviews with clients, law firms and their competitors.

About D&B David and Baias

D&B David şi Baias is PwC’s correspondent law firm in Romania and is part of the international PwC Legal network, which includes more than 3,000 lawyers in over 90 countries. The D&B David and Baias team consists of 50 lawyers (including 7 partners) and provides advice and legal assistance to local and multinational companies in areas such as: mergers, acquisitions and restructurings, companies and groups of companies, real estate, competition and aid state, financial services and capital markets, labor relations and human resources, intellectual property, consumer and personal data protection, tax and commercial disputes.
More information on www.david-baias.ro.