On its anniversary, starting with 2007, STOICA & Asociații granted the Excellence award for the entire legal career to prominent personalities of legal life in Romania, as a sign of appreciation for their contribution to the consolidation of the legal culture and the values of the rule of law in our country: Professor Şerban Beligrădeanu, PhD (2007), Professor Vladimir Hanga, PhD (2008), Ion Bacanu, lawyer (2009), Mihail I. Ghiga, lawyer (2010), Professor Emil Molcut, professor (2011), Professor Ion Turcu, PhD (2012), Professor Viorel Mihai Ciobanu, PhD (2013), Professor Stanciu Cărpenaru, PhD (2014), Professor Liviu Pop, PhD (2015), Ana Alexandrina Savin, referee (2016), Professor H. C. Nicolae Volonciu, PhD (2017), Professor Corneliu Bîrsan, PhD (2018), Professor Raluca Miga Beșteliu, PhD (2019), Professor Dan Chirică, PhD (2020), Professor Emeritus Valentin Constantin, PhD (2021) and Ioan Leș, PhD (2022).
This year, the partners of the law firm STOICA & Asociații decided to grant the Excellence award for the entire legal career to Professor Camelia Toader, PhD, from the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest. Through her entire career, Professor Camelia Toader demonstrated that the science and practice of law know no borders and, continuing the tradition of the great Romanian jurists of the past, she contributed with passion, rigor and depth to the development of law in the European space. Through the works published over time, Professor Camelia Toader has bravely stepped beyond the traditional sphere of civil law, towards a genuine European private law.
"In the more than 14 years dedicated to the work of a judge at the Luxembourg Court of Justice, Professor Camelia Toader supported the development of European law, in a discreet, thorough and indispensable manner for the work of a judge. Through all the work done within this fundamental institution of the European construction, Professor Camelia Toader showed an undeniable attachment to European values, offering all her energy to identify the correct legal solutions, respecting the rigors of the letter and the spirit of the law." argued STOICA & Asociații partners the grating of the award, in the letter of motivation (in Romanian) [insert hyperlink]
The prize was awarded during a ceremony, which took place at the headquarters of the law firm STOICA & Asociații, on 6th of November.
Founded in 1995, STOICA & Asociații has gained national and international recognition in the world of law and the business environment, through its entire activity of legal assistance and representation of a vast portfolio of clients. Currently, the lawyers from STOICA & Asociații have proven that they are a strong team, based on the observance of its principles: Fidelitas, Integritas, Fortitudo. STOICA & Asociații has acquired an excellent national and international reputation. Its professional achievements are recognized in the most important international legal guides: Chambers Europe, Legal 500, WTR 1000, IAM Patent 1000.