Expertise

Arbitration and litigation

National courts, ICC Paris or CICA – CCIR, our lawyers represent the interests of clients in cases from the most varied areas of private law: construction law, commercial law, energy, company law, data protection, public acquisitions, intellectual property, insolvency, environmental law, labour law, fiscal law.

Regardless of the jurisdiction applicable to the case, we offer a set of personalised services for achieving the desired result. National courts or arbitration courts, our lawyers; experience in complex cases ensures the tailoring of the perfect strategy, adapted to the particularities of each situation in order to create the premises for the desired success.

Our team has participated in arbitral proceedings both as counsel and as arbitrators, therefore having a complete picture, from all angles, regarding the implications of resolving a dispute.

In litigation, just as it is in arbitration, the purpose of the lawyer is to offer profitable services to the client. Our experience helps appreciate in advance the probable progress of the case in order to anticipate the necessary actions, while considering the client’s interests.

Our expertise in this area includes:

  • analysis of the case and counselling the client regarding the optimal strategic approach;
  • adaptation of the dispute strategy to the subject matter of the litigation and to the area of law;
  • assistance and representation before courts and arbitral tribunals;
  • enforcement of favourable decisions.

Bazil Oglindă

„From idea to action and result, with integrity. Sometimes the client himself does not dare to dream of the success that he could obtain from a litigation. Which is we, as lawyers, must always fight to obtain even more than what would satisfy the client, because that is how we show our respect, trust and value as professionals. We hope to reach this goal in the future at least to the same extent as up to the present moment.”

Bazil founded Oglindă & Partners in 2015 from his wish to bring a unique, complex, personalised, client-oriented performance to the Romanian legal services market. A lawyer since 1998, his accumulated experience recommends him as an excellent strategist, with the capacity of producing innovative solutions for the most complex issues of law and business.

Arbitrator and vice-president of the Court of International Commercial Arbitration attached to the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Romania, arbitrator of the International Chamber of Commerce and of other arbitration courts around the world, Bazil has complemented his experience as a lawyer with the one regarding resolution of disputes as an arbitrator, being appointed in numerous cases regarding construction law, commercial law and civil law.

The role of trainer that he has within the team, he also plays as an associate professor doctor within the Romanian-American University, where he teaches civil law and civil procedure law.

His publishing activity materialised in numerous scientific papers is complemented by the numerous legal opinions which he has issued and sustained in his capacity of expert of Romanian private law before national courts or courts of international arbitration.

Simona Reithofer

„The cohesion of the team is an essential factor for the success of any project. Organisation, dedication and attention represent ingredients which permit the offering of legal services of the highest quality.”

Simona is a partner at Oglindă & Partners, member of the Bucharest Bar from 1999. She coordinates the firm’s fiscal law practise, being a graduate of the masters’ program “Fiscal law” of the Law Faculty of the University of Bucharest. Litigation lawyer with a vast experience, she has been implicated in litigation and complex disputes both for legal persons as well as for natural persons in the fields of civil law, commercial law, labour law, fiscal law, criminal law, business law and others.

Presently, Simona is actively implicated in the data protection practise of the firm. She has graduated a course of international accreditation (PECB) in the field of data protection, offering audit services, consultancy and supervisions as DPO (Data Protection Officer) at the highest standards in accordance with the GDPR.

Claudiu Andreescu

„The details make all the difference! The attention, thorough analysis, in-depth understanding of the technical aspects of a project or case are the strengths that make the difference when establishing the strategy for the client or the case.”

Claudiu has been a lawyer since 1998 and has been a partner at Oglindă & Partners since 2015. He coordinates some of the most important and complex projects in the field of construction and public acquisitions, being directly involved both in the business consultancy area, as well as in the assistance and representation of clients before national courts or arbitration courts.

Presently, one of Claudiu’s areas of interes is the implementation of the GDPR in Romanian companies. In this regard, he is up to speed with the challenges of the market regarding GDPR compliance and offers business consultancy for big Romanian companies.

Eugen Sârbu

„For me, as a lawyer, each case is special and represents a new challenge. I get involved with passion and dedication in order to offer the clients the best solutions, such that, at the end, we can both have the satisfaction that we have succeeded and that we can go further.”

Eugen is specialised in construction law, public acquisitions administrative law, environmental law and contract law. In these fields he has managed complex cases, in which the key to success was represented by his strategic vision and his ability to combine Romanian law with the law of the European Union.

In the field of international commercial arbitration, Eugen has graduated the courses of the ICC Paris Academy and the Masters’ in International Arbitration of the University of Bucharest, and as a lawyer he has ensured the representation of clients in litigation involving contract law and construction law.

Presently, Eugen is a doctoral candidate at the University of Bucharest with the specialisation Private Romanian Law, while also being the author of multiple publications and scientific researches.

Andrada Tarmigan

„Thorough skills complemented by motivation can lead any project to the success desired! Achieving the result desired by the client, and sometimes even more than that, represents the most important satisfaction of the lawyer, gaining at the same the client’s trust in the value of the work done.”

Andrada is specialised in the fields of construction law, public acquisitions, intellectual property, commercial arbitration and litigation. The experience gained until the present has materialised through the significant contribution brought to some important projects in the field of public acquisitions regarding public utility contracts and construction.

A graduate of the Law Faculty of the University of Bucharest and of the Faculty of Business Administration of the Academy of Economic Studies, Andrada has completed her professional training by following her studies in the Masters’ in International Arbitration of the University of Bucharest Faculty of Law.

Furthermore, Andrada is a certified English translator, offering legal translation support for legal and scientific works.