Vernon David is a boutique law firm specializing in complex commercial transactions and disputes, regulatory matters and compliance issues. The law firm is structured to provide high-end bespoke legal advice to a wide array of domestic and international clients ranging from start-ups to large multinational companies and foreign governments. Since its formation in 2001, Vernon David has worked on some of the largest deals and transactions in Romanian and Moldovan history. Currently with 5 partners and over 25 associates and staff from the United States, Romania and Moldova, we have offices in Bucharest, Romania and in Chisinau, Republic of Moldova.
Banking and Finance
Compliance, Fraud and White Collar Crime
Corporate and Commercial
Data Privacy and Cybersecurity
Disputes, Litigation and Arbitration
Employment and Labor
Energy and National Resources
Food, Beverage and Retail
Mergers and Acquisitions
Real Estate and Construction
Restructuring and Insolvency
Tax Audits and Litigation
June 2020: Starting June 1, 2020, Romanian law firm Vernon|David announces the promotions of Roman Ivanov and Sergiu Bivol in the position of Partners. Roman and Sergiu will complete the team of partners consisting of Charles Vernon, Daniela David, Diana Neagu, Maria Nica and Corina ?ig?na?. Click here to read the full press release.
April 2019: The Legal 500 directory has named Romania member firm Vernon David a “band 1” law firm in Moldova. Legal 500 recognized the firm for its reliability and professionalism and said it “understands business and embraces a high standard of professionalism and integrity.” Legal 500 also recognized Diana Neagu as a “leading lawyer” and ranked Sergiu Bivol among its “next generation of lawyers.” For 32 years, Legal 500 has reviewed the capabilities of law firms across more than 150 jurisdictions around the world, supplying timely, accurate data regarding the global legal market. Ratings are based on a detailed analysis of a firm’s practice and projects, complexity of matters handled by a firm and feedback from clients of the participant law firms. Said managing partner Charles Vernon, “I congratulate my colleagues on their results, which once again confirm that our clients value the high quality of services our firm provides.”
December 2018: Romania member firm Vernon David has entered into a joint venture agreement with Cromwell Evan Global, a tax and business advisory company with offices in Romania and Moldova. The aim of the combination is for the firms to provide services that complement one another, creating a “one-stop shop” solution for the businesses they represent. Vernon David was launched ten years ago by Charles Vernon and Daniela David, and now has five partners and 30 associates and staff. Since its founding, it has handled some of the largest deals in Romania, including advising TMK with its acquisition of Resita Steel (currently the largest steel producer in Romania), assisting Iulius Mall with Palas Mall (one of the Romania’s largest retail centers), and representing Xannat (a former Anglo-American group company and Romania’s largest aggregates mining company) with its management buy-out.