About us

Short history


Adriana Duncea Law Office becomes the Romanian correspondent law office of Haarmann, Hemmelrath and RSM Hemmelrath, until 2007.


Duncea, Stefanescu & Associates SCA is founded, becoming the correspondent law firm of Mazars (following the merger between RSM Hemmelrath and Mazars) in Romania. The collaboration between the 2 founding partners goes back in 2006, when Cosmin Stefanescu joined the law firm.

Sep. 2014

Duncea, Stefanescu & Associates SCA moves its entire practice to new premises, becoming a fully independent law firm. Stable and continuously growing team since its foundation: 13 experienced members, out of which 2 founding partners, 2 junior partners, 1 counsel, 2 senior associates, and 6 associates.

Dec. 2014

DS TAX Advisory Services is founded – the tax division of the law office Duncea, Stefanescu & Associates.


Who we are

Understanding your business: strategy, mission, management, resources

Combining knowledge and wide experience of all its members with various areas of expertise, the team remained stable and unchanged ever since its foundation. Able to understand each client’s business and needs, requirements and expectations, our lawyers and tax consultants are providing comprehensive and innovative solutions, advising and supporting local and multinational companies.

Listening  to our business partners

As a dedicated team aiming to serve the firm’s clients not only as lawyers or consultants but also as real business partners, our activity keeps focusing on meeting our clients’ requirements and providing services of highest quality. We place particular emphasis on developing close relationships with our clients and providing them with our partners’ and managers’ personal assistance.
Our professionals work in teams tailored to client needs, large enough to exploit all necessary know-how, and small enough to ensure optimal reactivity, speed and cost-effectiveness.

Long-standing experience in both domestic and international legal matters

Our lawyers and tax consultants have been involved in transaction services covering regulatory issues on either buyer or seller side, due diligence services, litigation and arbitration, restructuring and insolvency, support during tax inspections, as well as in many other areas of expertise.



Important large and medium-sized companies requiring consultancy on transactions, companies active in the industrial, commercial and services sectors covering various fields of activity, national and international groups, venture capital and private equity companies.