Magda Volonciu & Asociatii (MVA) has an excellent reputation both in the national and international market and is rated as the best law firm specialising in labour law and industrial relations in Romania. Due to the professionalism, seriousness, devotion and team spirit that characterises the law firm, it is recognised by specialised institutions from all over the world (Best Lawyers, The Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners, among others) and is consistently ranked as a leader in the employment law market in Romania.
The firm’s excellence extends to all aspects of employment law, but is especially renowned for collective labour agreements and conflict management. The firm represents an impressive range of international clients such as OMV Petrom, TAROM, BRD Group Societe Generale, DP World (Romania) and BCR – Erste Group. The firm regularly assists major companies with discussions for the modification of the Romanian Labour Code and other normative acts in the employment law area.
MVA provides representation in all courts in the country as well as the Constitutional Court, labour authorities and specialised institutions (e.g. the conciliation, mediation and arbitration organised by the Ministry of Labour and the National Council for Combating Discrimination).
The firm places great emphasis on developing outstanding relations with its clients, protecting their interests and keeping them informed at all times, about the legal developments in the labour field, through its e-services and direct communication.
What they say
Specialist labour law boutique with widely admired expertise in employment disputes. Experienced in handling collective dismissals, as well as contract and trade union negotiations. Advises both international and domestic clients from a wide range of industries, including energy, transportation and banking. Defends clients in harassment and employer liability cases. A client enthuses that the lawyers are “very knowledgeable labour law lawyers, who are experienced in negotiations with trade unions and in labour law litigation.” Clients particularly highlight the firm’s “top-notch legal advice on complex labour law issues.”
– Chambers and Partners