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Andrei Cosma

Andrei Cosma

Managing Associate

Practice areas:

  • Gaming & Gambling
  • Technology & Media 
  • Consumer Protection and Advertising

e-mail: andrei.cosma@simionbaciu.ro

Phone: +40-31 437 80 13 Mobile: +40-745 035 680


Andrei is a fully qualified business lawyer having significant expertise in regulatory field in multiple practice areas.

While heavily involved in the gambling industry from the very beginning of the reformation of the Romanian legal framework and well-versed in dealing with all legal aspects related to the operation of gambling and gaming activities, particularly of regulatory nature but also contentious, Andrei also specializes in new technologies, including blockchain, cryptocurrency, artificial intelligence or fintech.

Other areas of expertise include intellectual property, advertising and audiovisual as well as consumer protection. Andrei has been involved in a wide variety of complex legal projects for prominent clients in the gaming field, foreign investors, media giants or high-profile retail operators.

He is a frequent contributor to specialized international publications such as Thomson Reuters or The Law Review and a regular presence at international conferences in the industries he is focusing on.


Andrei is ranked as Rising Star in the Gaming Area by Legal 500.


[Andrei Cosmas’s] ‘knowledge in technical compliance is outstanding. (Legal 500, 2022)

[Cosmina Simion (partner) and] Andrei Cosma (associate) They provided us effective advice regarding Romanian regulatory law. (Legel 500, 2022)

Andrei Cosma provided services and communication on the highest level. Comparing to the competition, this law firm provided solution based on situation with a high level of response. (Legal 500, 2021)

[Ana-Maria Baciu] and [Cosmina Simion] are the go to gambling and IT lawyers in Romania. Both very experienced, success driven and extremely knowledgeable. The associate in their team that stands out is Andrei Cosma. (Legal 500, 2021)

Andrei Cosma and [Cosmina Simion] are super professional, attentive to the client needs and committed to find suitable solutions. They always respond in timely fashion and provide their advice clearly and pro-actively. (Legal 500, 2021)

Senior associate Andrei Cosma is also highly experienced in this [gambling] area. (Legal 500, 2020)

Membership and Affiliations:

Bucharest Bar


University of Bucharest Law School, LLB


Romanian – native speaker

English – business proficiency