Romania: Schoenherr Bucharest wins two Client Choice Awards 2019

14 February 2019 | press releases

Schoenherr Bucharest received two Client Choice Awards from the International Law Office ("ILO") and Lexology. Georgiana Badescu (partner, Bucharest, competition) won the exclusive award for Romania in the competition & antitrust category, and Emeric Domokos-Hancu (partner, Bucharest, dispute resolution and insolvency & restructuring) was recognised as exclusive winner for Romania in the insolvency & restructuring category.

"For us, this award is a recognition of our efforts to provide the highest level of service to our clients.  We are grateful for this valuable feedback, which also comes as a confirmation of how strong our Romanian EU & competition and insolvency & restructuring practice areas have grown in the past few years," said Sebastian Gutiu, Managing Partner Schoenherr Bucharest about receiving Client Choice Awards the third year in a row.

Established in 2005, Client Choice recognises those law firms and partners around the world that stand apart for the excellent client care they provide and the quality of their service. The Client Choice Awards by Lexology are granted following an independent survey completed by Globe Media Business Group. The criteria for this recognition focus on an ability to add real value to clients' business above and beyond the other players in the market. Uniquely, law firms and partners can only be nominated by corporate counsel.

The full list of Client Choice Awards by Lexology is available here.

Opened in 1996, Schoenherr’s Bucharest office was one of the first international firms in the Romanian market. The 60-lawyer team advises mainly foreign investors on the complete range of business law issues, with a focus on corporate and M&A, banking and finance, real estate & construction, dispute resolution. The Bucharest office assists clients active in various industries, including financial services, energy, manufacturing, real estate and construction, retail, IT&C and technology, pharmaceuticals and healthcare.