A SHORT HISTORY OF THE BUSINESS CATALYST

Throughout time, both Voicu and Filipescu have proven a natural disposition towards catalyzing business transactions and taking opportunities in a constructive way..

Since its establishment, Voicu & Filipescu has constantly grown, soon becoming one of the top 10 Romanian law firms in terms of turnover, market position and reputation.

2001
Establishing Voicu & Filipescu Law firm

Firm’s principals, Daniel Voicu and Mugur Filipescu, established Voicu & Filipescu through the acquisition of the Romanian office of the international US based law firm of Arent Fox Kitner Plotkin & Kahn, PLLC

2006
Voicu & Filipescu constantly growing

Aiming to strengthen its market position and to develop its team, Voicu & Filipescu added two new associated partners in January 2006.

2008

The firm continued its ascending path by taking over a part of Stefanica Dutu & Partners, another reputed Romanian law firm. In the same year, four new associated partners joined the team.

2009
Integrating Steuer & Buchhaltung Partner

Voicu & Filipescu law firm developed its tax practice by integrating the team of its long time business partner, the tax and accounting consultancy company Steuer & Buchhaltung Partner, member of the Romanian Tax Advisers Chamber, and appointing a tax partner.
Voicu & Filipescu Tax Advisers  became a recognized name amongst clients and specialists, providing tax consultancy and accounting services to companies active in a variety of industries.

2011
Establishing VF Insolvency

In order to meet the diverse mix of companies’ specific needs, Voicu & Filipescu also founded V.F. Insolvenţă SPRL  with a team of experienced insolvency and restructuring practitioners. V.F. Insolvenţă SPRL  is a licensed member company of the National Union of the Restructuring and Insolvency Practitioners of Romania, while our firm’s associate practitioners are also members of Insol Europe, the European organization of insolvency professionals. The insolvency and restructuring practice covers the complete range of situations where business catalysts are needed.

2011
Voicu & Filipescu’s 10th anniversary

2011 also marked Voicu & Filipescu’s 10th anniversary, event which was celebrated with clients and friends in a cultural venue in Bucharest city center.

TODAY

Voicu & Filipescu has grown over time, by constantly extending its expertise and also by appointing new partners, currently being one of the most important Romanian full-service Law Firm. Its expertise covers all business law areas of practice including Arbitration, Banking & Finance, Corporate & Commercial, Constructions and Infrastructure, Competition, Data protection & privacy, Dispute resolution, Energy and natural resources, Employment, IT&C, Insolvency and Debt recovery, Insurance, Intellectual property, Mergers and Acquisitions, Tax, Public procurement and PPP, Privatization, Real estate, Tax. Its valuable expertise and wide portfolio of projects are constantly recognized and awarded by national and international research bodies such as Chambers & Partners, Legal500, PLC Which Lawyer?, IFLR 1000 and others.

Our Values

Creativity
We believe that our open-minded-ness, as well as creative and flexible thinking represent a straight way to success. Whenever challenged by unprecedented situations, we search for key answers and we strive to find the best solutions, even if this means making the impossible possible.

Constructive spirit
It implies action rather than reaction. Initiative is our second nature when it comes to our clients’ results. This is why, with every action, we always think about the most effective ways to build and develop our clients’ business.

Long-term relationship
Our client’s success is directly linked to our success and this is the way we build constructive trust. We listen to our clients even more than they expect and we faithfully cherish their business vision, because this is the only possible way to provide them with the highest quality legal advice, that not only addresses momentary needs, but sustains their business over years.

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GIVING BACK

Voicu & Filipescu believes in the importance of involvement in the community, on both social and legal levels. We support projects that cover a wide range of social areas, by providing pro bono legal services and donations, making financial contributions in order to support education, non-profit organizations, cultural initiatives and events.

Our team supports the development of young professionals in the legal field, by organizing internships, hiring and retention practices and by providing an environment conducive to building careers, from the benches of the university onwards. Our experienced attorneys participate as speakers in various education-focused events organized by education institutions.

Our Firm has consistently partnered with different non-profit organizations to help underprivileged individuals and communities. The firm’s attorneys and staff will provide pro-bono services and hands-on assistance to non-profit entities working to improve the lives of the less fortunate.

Throughout our day to day operations we are permanently concerned with the environment and we try to reduce our impact by encouraging recycling, saving energy and reducing waste.

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