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Adrian Șandru

Senior Associate
Phone: +40 748 163 590

One of the best up-and-coming criminal lawyers in Romania. He is an extremely knowledgeable criminal defence lawyer specialized in international judicial cooperation aspects and whistleblowing and he has recently launched his book entitled European Public Prosecutor’s Office. Regulations. Controversies. Explanations. Adrian has acquired a wealth of experience representing individuals and legal entities in the most complex economic and financial files of the last years, collaborating with the most prestigious law firms in the field of business criminal law in Romania.

White Collar Crime

Bucharest Bar Association

European Criminal Bar Association

European Fraud and Compliance Lawyers Association

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

Association for Preventing and Combating Fraud

Monthly contributor to the column “Practica judecătorească rezumată și comentată” in one of the most prestigious legal publication in Romania, Revista Dreptul

The first Romanian lawyer to speak at an ECBA event outside Romania (more details here)

Awarded “Rising Star in White Collar Crimes Matters” by Revista Română de Drept penal al afacerilor (2019)

Awarded with “Dreptul” Journal Award for Scientific Research in the Field of Law by Law Review Romania (2020)

External expert for Eurojust in EuroMed Justice Programme

Expert that represented Romania for the Council of Europe in NA-FAMED (“Needs assessment – Falsified Medical Products”)

Member of the working group set up at ECBA level, in charge of preparing certain materials for the exchange of know-how between criminal law lawyers in the Member States, which will be a useful tool in ensuring effective defences in EPPO proceedings

He has published numerous articles in specialized magazines and constantly participates in national and international conferences.

Focused on the future and aware of the accelerated evolution of society, he focused his research on issues incident to criminal procedure law that are novel in Romania, such as international judicial cooperation, the transfer of electronic evidence or the new institution of the European Prosecutor’s Office

In 2021 Adrian launched his book, Parchetul European. Reglementare. Controverse. Explicații (en. European Public Prosecutor’s Office. Regulations. Controversies. Explanations), published by the prestigious local publication Universul Juridic.