About Us

For over 25 years, Rațiu & Rațiu lawyers have been providing highly qualified legal consultancy, assistance and representation for private companies and public entities in the most important fields of activity.

Philosophy

The legal services offered by Rațiu & Rațiu lawyers are grounded on a good understanding of client needs, both from the perspective of the details of the legal problem and from the perspective of the cost-benefit ratio, and the legal solutions proposed by our lawyers optimally meet the client’s expectations.

Team

The Rațiu & Rațiu team is made up of lawyers with rich experience in the fields of activity in which they operate and operate under the careful coordination of the company’s partners: reputable professionals both in the area of legal education at university level and in the area of business law.

Ph.D Assoc. Prof. Monica-Amalia RAȚIU

  • is a founding partner of Rațiu & Rațiu with 27 years of experience in business law
  • graduated the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest in 1995 and she is member of the Bucharest Bar since 1995
  • carries out the activity of teaching and scientific research within the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest, mainly in the fields of public finance, public procurement, concessions, public-private partnership and banking law
  • teaches the course on public procurement law within the Master’s program in Public Procurement, Concessions and PPP of the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest
  • is the author of monographs, textbooks and legal articles, published in Romanian and English
  • is the chief-editor of the Romanian Journal of Public-Private Partnership, a publication she has founded in 2011
  • is the organizer and moderator of national and international scientific conferences in the field of public procurement, concessions and public-private partnership, having as a trainer in the respective fields
  • fluently speaks English, French and Hungarian

Adrian RAȚIU

  • is a founding partner of Rațiu & Rațiu with 30 years of experience in business law
  • graduated the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest in 1990 and he is member of the Bucharest Bar since 1992
  • graduated the Private Law Master of the “Robert Schumann” Faculty of Law of the University of Strasbourg in 1991
  • graduated the “Rule of Law, Democracy and Human Rights” Course organized by the Helsinki Committee in the Netherlands during the commercial law internship organized by the Paris Bar in 1996
  • since 2006, he has specialized in representing public and private clients in international commercial arbitration in the field of complex works contracts, organized according to the Arbitration Rules of the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris or the Rules of the International Commercial Arbitration Court attached to the Chamber of Commerce. Industry of Romania
  • since 2011, he is an international arbitrator of the International Commercial Arbitration Court attached to the Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • fluently speaks English and French

Ph.D Assist. Prof. Marilena ENE

  • is partner of Rațiu & Rațiu since 2008 and she has 21 years of experience in business law
  • graduated the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest in 2000 and she is member of the Bucharest Bar since 2001.
  • graduated in 2011 the “Postgraduate Program in International Tax Law” of the University of Vienna in Economics and Business Administration
  • graduated in 2017 the doctoral studies at the National School of Political and Administrative Studies with the doctoral research project “Policies and fiscal-budgetary instruments in the context of good governance. The role of value added tax “
  • carries out the activity of teaching and scientific research within the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest, mainly in the fields of public finance and fiscal law
  • is the author of monographs and legal articles, published in Romanian and English
  • speaks fluent English, French and Italian

Gheorghe NĂSTASE

  • is a partner of Rațiu & Rațiu since 2020 and he has 22 years of experience in legal professions
  • graduated the Faculty of Law of the University of Bucharest in 2000 and he is member of the Bucharest Bar since 2008
  • in the period 2000-2008, he participated in his capacity as legal advisor in major privatization projects and electronic communications
  • since 2008 when he became a qualified lawyer of the Bar, he has been involved in major projects for the production and financing of rolling stock, road infrastructure, as well as in large scale litigation before the courts and arbitral tribunals (including in our company during 2010- 2016)
  • in the period 2017-2020, from the position of legal director, he coordinated the activity of legal advisers, lawyers and inhouse counsels, of a non-bank financial institution specialized in granting mortgage loans, both from the perspective of compliance with special legislation and from the perspective of protecting and / or recovering the financial rights
  • starting with August 2020, he returned to our company in the position of coordinator of consulting projects related to the development of contracts between professionals (including in the area of ​​road infrastructure)
  • fluently speaks English