Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa 2021 has recognized 183 Dentons lawyers among the leaders in their respective practice areas. The Bucharest office has 11 lawyers included in The Legal 500's rankings as individuals who have received constant praise from their clients for continued excellence. Chambers Europe 2021 has also recognized 192 Dentons lawyers as leaders in their fields, of which 8 winners are from the Bucharest office.
Legal 500 EMEA recognized the exceptional work by Dentons Bucharest in nine key practice areas that were included in its rankings: Banking and Finance; Commercial, Corporate, and M&A; Energy and Natural Resources; Real Estate and Construction; Restructuring & Insolvency; Capital Markets; Dispute Resolutions; EU and Competition and Employment.
The Dentons Banking and Finance team rose to Tier 1 as the leading practice in Romania, while the Capital Markets practice achieved recognition for the first time. In addition, Dentons Bucharest lawyers earned recognition as “Leading Individual, “Next Generation Partner”, “Rising Star” and “Other Key Lawyers”.
“The number of lawyers and practices from our office that are recognized by Legal 500 has been growing each year. And it is truly exciting that our Capital Markets practice has won a place in the rankings for the first time,” stated Perry Zizzi, Managing Partner of Dentons in Romania.
The Legal 500 EMEA guide covers more than 80 countries and over 2,700 ranked law firms. The guide analyzes the capabilities of law firms, highlighting the teams providing the most cutting-edge and innovative advice to corporate counsel. The research is based on feedback from clients, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers.
Chambers Europe guide 2021: seven practice areas recognized for Dentons
Dentons lawyers in the Bucharest office also received high-level recognitions from the Chambers guides 2021. Chambers Global 2021 ranked Dentons in three practice areas: Banking and Finance, Corporate/M&A and International & Cross-Border Capabilities, while in Chambers Europe guide 2021 seven practice areas were recognized and 8 lawyers have received recognition for their expertise in Banking and Finance, Real Estate, Capital Markets, Energy and Projects and Dispute Resolution
The recognition received by the Capital Markets practice is one of the most important achievements this year and highlights the extraordinary results achieved in this sector while the Banking and Finance practice has consolidated its position as one of the strongest practices in Romania and CEE.
The Chambers Europe guide identifies the top lawyers and law firms in 52 jurisdictions across Europe and ranks them based on in-depth research and feedback from clients and peers.
Dentons is the world's largest law firm, connecting talent to the world's challenges and opportunities in 80 countries. Dentons' legal and business solutions benefit from deep roots in our communities and award-winning advancements in client service, including Nextlaw, Dentons’ innovation and strategic advisory services. Dentons' polycentric and purpose-driven approach, commitment to inclusion and diversity, and world-class talent challenge the status quo to advance client and community interests in the New Dynamic.
Dentons’ legal team in Bucharest, under the leadership of Managing Partner Perry Zizzi, provides its clients with a results-oriented approach and efficient legal solutions. In over two decades of activity in Romania, the Firm has advised on cornerstone deals for domestic and international clients across multiple sectors. Key practice areas include Banking and Finance, Real Estate, Corporate, Employment, Energy and Infrastructure, Competition and Litigation.