Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP) is the pioneer of business law in Romania, offering integrated legal and tax advice in all business fields, with offices in Bucharest, Timisoara, Cluj-Napoca, Brasov and Craiova. The team comprises, together with the firm's specialized tax and intellectual property divisions, 115 attorneys, 23 tax consultants and three intellectual property counselors
A distinguishing feature of the firm has long been its emphasis on providing superior, individualized client service. Every attorney in the firm understands that the practice of law requires extensive knowledge, remarkable skills and unwavering responsiveness. NNDKP offers the combination of legal insight, courtroom experience, industry knowledge and practical business sense needed to help clients prevail in their most complex cases.
The firm is constantly top ranked by the most important international legal guides such as Chambers & Partners, The European Legal 500 and IFLR 1000. Moreover, NNDKP is the only law firm in Romania that was awarded thrice (2009, 2012, 2013) "Law Firm of the Year in Romania" by Chambers Europe. This year, NNDKP was granted "Romanian Intellectual Property Firm of the Year" at the Managing Intellectual Property Global Awards gala, a landmark event in the field of IP.
Chambers & Partners noted in one of its 2014 editorials: “The team offers the combination of legal assistance, outstanding professional competence, courtroom experience, industry knowledge and practical business sense we need for the most complicated cases,” while IFLR 1000 stated in its latest edition: “NNDKP is steeped in history [...] The strongly independent firm is also internationally minded [...] It is tier 1 across the board.”
The firm's results reflect the unique diversity of experience, outstanding professional competence, creativity, practical thinking and commitment, as well as a demonstrated history of first rate legal advice. In this tradition, some of the highest profile lawyers in Romania, consistently recognized locally and internationally for their contribution to the development of the legal profession, have formed generations of talented and enthusiastic young lawyers who share the beliefs and values of the firm.
NNDKP represents Romania in some of the most prestigious international professional alliances and organizations. In 1999, the firm was invited to become the exclusive Romanian member firm of Lex Mundi, the world's leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries worldwide, established in 1989. In 2002, the firm became the exclusive member for Romania of World Services Group, the largest leading network of independent elite professional services providers. In 2003, the firm co-founded the South East Europe Legal Group (SEE Legal), a unique organization of the most respected independent law firms in South Eastern Europe. Thus, NNDKP has access to an unmatched global reach of premier law firms, providing know-how, resources and innovative approaches when clients are seeking high-quality legal services outside their home jurisdictions.
- Year this Office was Established: 1990
- Number of Offices Worldwide: 5
- Lawyers Worldwide: 115
Languages: Romanian, English, French