Radu Diaconu becomes, as of July 2022, a partner with EY Romania, within the tax and legal consultancy department (Tax & Law). Radu is a lawyer specializing in business consultancy and has a professional experience of over 15 years, out of which the last nine are in EY.
As of November 2020, Radu has become the managing partner of Bancila, Diaconu si Asociatii SPRL, the affiliated law firm of EY Romania, and leads its legal consultancy practice, which counts almost 30 out of a total of 50 lawyers. He specializes in M&A transactions, in a wide range of industries.
Alex Milcev, EY Romania and Moldova Tax & Law Services Leader: “Radu joining the EY Romania partnership is a natural decision: in a very short time, Radu consolidated the consultancy practice of Bancila, Diaconu si Asociatii SPRL, focusing on team cohesion, diversifying the services offered and ensuring the integration of his practice in the complex structure of our organization. I am sure that, in the coming years, his indisputable leadership qualities will bring the team of lawyers he manages among the most important ones on the Romanian legal market. I would like to congratulate Radu and wish him good luck!”
“I am honored to join the EY partnership, it is a recognition of the efforts made alongside my fellow lawyers. The integration of the legal services offered by Bancila, Diaconu si Asociatii in the broader framework of the business consultancy services provided by EY Romania represents the foundation of our projects so far. We aim at strengthening this way of working to meet the increasingly complex expectations of the market.” said Radu Diaconu.
Radu has been a member of the Bucharest Bar since 2007. He holds a law degree, an economics degree, and a PhD in international trade law. The areas covered by the team he coordinates include mergers and acquisitions (M&A), labor relations, projects with public authorities and international financial institutions, relations with regulators in all sectors, IT, energy, financial institutions, and real estate.
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About Bancila, Diaconu si Asociatii SPRL
Bancila, Diaconu si Asociatii SPRL (formerly Radu si Asociatii SPRL) is a Romanian full-service law firm, offering both legal advisory services and assistance before the courts of law, with a significant tax policy and controversy (TPC) practice.
Bancila, Diaconu si Asociatii SPRL is a member firm of Ernst & Young Global Ltd and part of the expanding EY Law global network, which has more than 2,400 lawyers and offices in over 90 jurisdictions.
Our expertise has been recognized by the market and international firm directories.
Chambers Global 2019 has recognized our Corporate/M&A practice while Chambers Europe 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 have placed our Tax Policy and Controversy practice on Band 1. The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 have also ranked our Commercial, Corporate/M&A, Real Estate and Employment practices, while the 2020, 2021 and 2022 editions placed our Tax Policy and Controversy practice on Tier 1.