Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP) is a pioneer of business law in Romania.
For over 30 years, the team has contributed to myriads of deals and projects in Romania, helping corporations, financial institutions, private equity funds and entrepreneurs from diverse industries move forward with their business initiatives.
Over 130 lawyers, tax and IP counsellors, supported by 70 business services professionals, working in Bucharest and our regional offices, offer integrated legal and tax advice across virtually all industry sectors, including innovative and niche sectors.
To continuously add value to the services that would benefit its clients, NNDKP has formed alliances with non-legal advisers with deep knowledge of the Romanian market to help clients pursue their business interests including outside the legal spectrum. Also, committed to constant advancement and enhanced performance, NNDKP formalised in 2019 its Center of Excellence in Fiscal Disputes (or NNDKP CELF), an initiative built with the aim to provide clients access to highly specialised advice and best practices in fiscal disputes. Through NNDKP CELF, local and international companies, as well as entrepreneurs, benefit from integrated legal and tax services throughout all stages of a fiscal dispute.
NNDKP operates through three offices across Romania, with its headquarters in Bucharest and presence in other major economic and social cities in Romania.
NNDKP’s lawyers focus their practice on Banking and finance, Capital markets, Competition and State aid, Consumer protection and Advertising, Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions, Data protection, Dispute resolution, Employment, Energy and Natural resources, Environment, EU law, Gaming, Immigration, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Pharmaceuticals and healthcare, Public procurement and PPP, Real estate and construction, Tax, Telecommunications and Media.
For over 30 years, corporations, financial institutions, private equity funds and entrepreneurs from diverse industries, including innovative and niche sectors, have provided us with the opportunity to work together on both landmark transactions and projects that have contributed to the evolution of the local business environment.
NNDKP serves its clients in Romanian (native), English and French.
NNDKP has been ranked in virtually all practice areas it is active in ever since the very first research conducted on Romania by the reputed international guides Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, The Legal 500 and IFLR1000.
NNDKP is proud to be recognised as the “Law firm of the Year in Romania” by Chambers Europe five times during the 12 years since this distinction started being awarded to Romanian law firms, in 2009, 2012, 2013, 2017 and 2021, respectively.
“NNDKP has a great team, which provides top quality assistance in a responsive manner. They have the ability to handle even the most sensitive work and deliver highly reliable legal advice. The lawyers always think one step ahead, which makes them excellent in negotiations.” (IFLR1000)
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen’s team is praised as ‘the best in the market’, ‘simplifying complex aspects and proposing intelligent approaches’ (The Legal 500)
“Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen provides solutions of high legal quality. They have a high ethical standard and cover all aspects and perspectives of a case. They are flexible and deliver their services at high speed.” (IFLR1000)
NNDKP is acknowledged as “a genuine domestic powerhouse with lawyers who are truly passionate about the legal profession.” (Chambers & Partners)
“NNDKP is able to cover large volumes of work in a short time frame and handle multiple interdisciplinary tasks at a time. The lawyers understand our needs and our business and provide targeted legal assistance and responses, focusing on what is key for the client, but maintaining attention to detail.” (Chambers & Partners)