Oleg EFRIM
partener

Oleg Efrim is one of ERA’s co-founders and Managing Partner. Oleg holds a Bachelor degree and a LL.M. from the State University of Moldova.

Oleg’s legal career began in 1997. Since Oleg has been practicing in the commercial, non-profit, and in the public sectors. As of 1997 Oleg also holds the position of Professor of Civil Law at the State University of Moldova.

Over the years, Oleg has been involved in large, high profile investment projects and successfully representing the interests of numerous national and international clients in the law courts of Republic of Moldova.

Oleg’s career in the public sector – in his capacity of Ombudsman for the Republic of Moldova, Vice Minister and then Minister of Justice – includes extensive experience in the regulatory, public procurement, and other public domain fields.

Oleg was nominated by the reputed Best Lawyers publication in Litigation Section in 2008. Chambers & Partners has nominated Oleg in Litigation Section in 2009.

Oleg’s areas of expertise are: investment, corporate and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, legal due diligence, public acquisitions and PPPs, regulatory compliance, and commercial and civil litigation.

Oleg speaks Romanian, Russian, and English.

Vladislav ROSCA
partener

Vladislav Rosca is the one of ERA’s co-founders and Partner. Vladislav holds a Bachelor degree from the University of Oradea, Romania and a LL.M. from the International Academy of Economic Law, Republic of Moldova.

Vladislav’s legal career began in 1999, having since successfully representing local and international clients in various areas of litigation. Vladislav’s far-reaching expertise has led to an impressive portfolio of complex and well-known cases.

Vladislav was nominated by the reputed Best Lawyers publication in Litigation Section in 2009 and 2010. Chambers & Partners has nominated Vladislav in Litigation Section in 2013 and 2014.

Vladislav’s areas of expertise are: corporate and commercial law, capital markets, real estate, bankruptcy, legal due diligence, commercial arbitration, commercial and civil litigation, and administrative and criminal issues.

Vladislav speaks Romanian, Russian, English, and Italian.

Ilona PANURCO
Senior Lawyer

Ilona Panurco is Senior Lawyer and head of ERA’s Consulting Department. Prior to joining ERA, she provided legal consultancy, business, and investment assistance within one of the “Big Four” firms.

Ilona holds a Bachelor degree in Law from the State University of Moldova and a LL.M. in International Business Law from the Central European University and the World Law Institute within Emory University, Hungary.

Ilona participated in the World Bank Doing Business Surveys, in 2008 – 2013, as well as the Word Bank Survey on Business Women and the Law, in 2011 and 2012.

Ilona’s areas of expertise include: investments, corporate and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, winding up, capital markets, competition and state aid, real estate, legal due diligence, procurement and PPP, and commercial arbitration.

Ilona speaks Romanian, Russian, English, and French.

Sabina CERBU
Associate Attorney

Sabina Cerbu is an Associate Attorney at ERA. Sabina holds a Bachelor degree in Law and a LL.M. from the State University of Moldova. Sabina also holds a LL.M. from the Faculty of Law of Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands and a MA Degree in Economics from the Faculty of Economics of the University of Bologna, Italy.

Prior to joining ERA, Sabina practiced in both public and commercial sectors – in senior positions at the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Moldova and as the in-house attorney for one of Moldova’s largest mobile phone companies.

Sabina’s professional internships include the American Bar Association and Eurasian Law Initiative Europe/Moldova, as well as the United States Congress, House of Representatives.

Sabina’s areas of expertise are: investments, corporate law, capital market, real estate, legal due diligence, procurement and PPP, litigation.

Sabina speaks Romanian, Russian, English, and French.

Corina OPREA
Associate Attorney

Corina Oprea is an Associate Attorney at ERA. Corina holds a Bachelor degree in Law and a LL.M. from the Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova. Corina also holds a degree in journalism from The Advanced School of Journalism of Moldova.

Corina Oprea had worked in the private sector, in the petroleum area, as well and in the nonprofit domain, on youth policies and human rights. All at once, more than one year she was writing juridical explanatory articles for an investigative newspaper ”Ziarul de Gardă”.

Corina’s areas of expertise are: commercial and civil litigation, insolvency, corporate law, human rights, administrative issues, electoral law.

Corina speaks Romanian, Russian, English, and Spanish.

Ina GHEREG
Associate Attorney

Ina Ghereg holds the position of Associate Attorney at ERA. Ina Ghereg holds a Bachelor degree in Law and a LL.M. degree at the Law Faculty of the State University of Moldova. She also has worked in business area and was holding the position of CFO in a private company. Since 2013, Ina Ghereg became a licentiate lawyer, and has an impressive background in civil litigation.

She was member of European Women Lawyers Association (EWLA), and speaker at several events including the first Legal Forum from the Republic of Moldova and Women Lawyers Forum.

Further, Ina Ghereg has participated at several national and international trainings including the seminar “How to litigate Before ECHR”, which was held in Strasbourg, France.

Ina’s areas of expertise are: commercial litigation, insolvency, legal accounting, legal due diligence, copyright, and protection of personal data, tax consulting and human rights.
Ina Ghereg speaks Romanian, English and Russian.

Marin BALTĂ
Associate Attorney

Marin Balta is an Associate Attorney at ERA.

Marin holds a Bachelor degree in Law and a LL.M. from the State University of Moldova. He also holds a Bachelor degree in Economic Sciences and a MA in Corporate Finance and Insurance from the State University of Moldova.

Prior to joining ERA, Marin Balta worked in the private field in economic and financial affairs. In addition, he provided legal advice and represented the interests of clients as an Attorney.

Areas of expertise are as follows: corporate and commercial law, financial and fiscal law, labor law, investment, real estate, administrative litigation, commercial and civil litigation, mediation.

Speaks Romanian, Russian and English.

Tinca BODIU
Associate Attorney

Tinca Bodiu holds the position of Associate Attorney at ERA. Tinca Bodiu holds a Bachelor degree in Law and a LL.M. degree at the Law Faculty of the State University of Moldova. In 2014 she became a licentiate lawyer. Previously she worked in the business area and held the position of senior lawyer in a private company.

Tinca Bodiu started her professional career in the private sector, where she obtained knowledges in drafting legal documents and negotiation of commercial agreements, labor legislation, the activity of free economic zones and competition law.

Tinca’s areas of expertise are: commercial and civil litigations, bankruptcy, corporate law, transport and forwarding legislation and commercial mediation.

Tinca speaks Romanian, Russian, and English.

Natalia ROŞCA
Lawyer

Natalia Roşca is Lawyer at ERA. Natalia holds a Bachelor and a LL.M. from the State University of Moldova.

Prior to joining ERA, Natalia has been practicing in the public sector. During her time at the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Moldova, Natalia has accrued notable experience in various aspects of public law. Natalia holds unique drafting techniques for public law documents, having been actively involved with drafting numerous normative acts of utmost national importance.

Natalia’s areas of expertise are: intellectual property, regulatory, legislative techniques, procurement, research, mediation, and public law litigation.

Natalia speaks Romanian, Russian, and French.

Maxim MACOVEI
Lawyer

Maxim Macovei holds the position of Lawyer at ERA. Maxim holds a Bachelor degree in Law at the Law Faculty of the State University of Moldova.

He is the co-founder of the European Law Students’ Association (ELSA) in Republic of Moldova, and was the President of ELSA. Also, 2 years in a row he represented the Law Faculty of the State University of Moldova (civil law team) at the the most prestigious Romanian contest for law students -“Hexagonul Facultăţilor de Drept”.

Prior to joining ERA, Maxim has been practicing in the private sector, gaining experience in business consulting, civil and corporate law.

Maxim’s areas of expertise are: commercial and civil litigation, corporate and commercial law, civil law, legal due dilligence.

Maxim Macovei speaks Romanian, Russian, English, and French.

Olga BUREA
Lawyer

Olga Burea is Lawyer at ERA. Olga holds a Bachelor degree in Law and a LL.M. in Criminal Law from the State University of Moldova.

Olga’s legal career began in 2001. Prior to joining ERA, Olga has been practicing in public sector, with an extensive experience in drafting legal acts, project implementation and follow-up within the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Moldova, its subsidiaries and affiliate institutions.

Olga’s areas of expertise are: bankruptcy and winding up, regulation, procurement, mediations, and conflicts related to civil, family, and criminal law.

Olga speaks Romanian, Russian, and English.

Dina ZAMFIROVA
Lawyer

Dina Zamfirova is Lawyer at ERA. Dina holds Bachelor and a LLM from the State University of Moldova.

Prior to joining ERA, Dina has been practicing in the public sector. During her time at the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Moldova, Dina accrued notable specialization in notary and state registration of civil status acts. Dina gained precious experience in drafting a number of regulatory acts related to notarial activities, as well as she passed notarial internship.

Dina ’s areas of expertise are: notary, inheritance law, immovable property, civil litigation, foreigners’ employment and residence in Moldova.

Dina Zamfirova speaks Romanian, Russian, English and French.