Zamfirescu Racoti & Partners
12 Plantelor Street, District 2
Tel: (00 40 21) 311 05 17 (18)
Fax: (00 40 21) 311 05 19
Cosmin Vasile, PhD, concentrates his practice on international arbitration and litigation. He regularly represents clients in international arbitration cases and has served as counsel in complex international arbitration proceedings held under the auspices of the International Chamber of Commerce, the London Court of International Arbitration, the Vienna International Arbitration Center, the Court of International Commercial Arbitration (Bucharest) and under the UNCITRAL arbitration rules in ad-hoc arbitration, being one of the most experienced experts on the Romanian market.
During the last five years, Cosmin has been acting as main counsel in more than 25 international arbitration proceedings involving a wide range of construction disputes deriving mainly from the execution of FIDIC works’ contracts (involving infrastructure contracts having as object the construction and rehabilitation of national roads, motorways and railways, the rehabilitation of the water and sewage systems, the construction of a new landfill with sorting and composting unit and rehabilitation of the existing landfills and dumping sites, etc.), but also other commercial contracts’ related disputes in areas including energy, privatization and post-privatization, shipping.
Cosmin also provides clients with consulting services and representation in civil and commercial litigation, intellectual property, administrative and procurement, and debt collection. He frequently advises clients with respect to pre-litigation matters, having gained experience in the resolution of disputes before litigation, mainly mediation.
As to Cosmin’s relevant academic credentials, he has been awarded the Diploma in International Arbitration by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and is a fellow member of this institute (2012) and has a Ph.D. in Law, Thesis „The applicable Law in the ad-hoc Commercial Arbitration”, from University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law (2011).
Dispute Resolution Law Practice:
Zamfirescu Racoti & Partners has one of the largest and most reputed dispute resolution departments on the market, made up of a homogenous team of experienced litigators, with outstanding reputation among their peers.
Zamfirescu Racoti & Partners has comprehensive expertise in the field of litigation, handling dispute resolution cases in most varied fields, ranging from real estate to banking and finance, energy law, capital markets, bankruptcy and reorganization, labor law or IP law. Among our clients we may enumerate the most reputed banking entities, the largest multinational companies in all fields of industry and entertainment (oil, metallurgy, energy, construction, beverages, television, pharmaceutics and so on).
We are constantly undertaking complex projects, from coordinating hundreds of litigations within a common project (litigation cases deriving from a complex multimillion real estate dispute; counsel and co-management of nationwide labor law cases; coordination of numerous enforcement procedures against the same client), to intricate and onerous procedures of debt recovery or public acquisitions.
Zamfirescu Racoti & Partners is present in national and international arbitration procedures, offering legal assistance and representation to its clients before the most reputed arbitral institutions.
Zamfirescu Racoti & Partners:
ZRP enjoys a reputation as one of the leading law firms in Romania, assuring both business and litigation support and representation, with lawyers recognized for their scholarship, legal acumen and exceptional services to their clients.
Zamfirescu Racoti & Partners was established in 2006 by merger of two law firms, Calin – Andrei Zamfirescu and Partners and Racoti & Predoiu, both founded in 1995. Presently, Zamfirescu Racoti & Partners benefits from the contribution of a total number of 50 attorneys highly specialized in various business-related law areas and together with 27 staff members work in a common endeavor, providing clients with superior counsel and achieving outstanding, creative, pragmatic, timely, and cost-effective results.