We are expanding to welcome an:
Associate – Consumer Protection, Data Privacy
as part of our team that is singled out by Legal 500 as ‘very motivated to address the client’s needs in a most appropriate and efficient manner, taking special consideration in maintaining a close and personal contact’.
The suitable candidate for this role:
- A member of the Bar Association, with plus 2 years of professional experience
- Prior experience in Consumer Protection, Data Privacy and Personal Data Protection, Advertising, Media and Technology matters is useful, not mandatory, but a genuine interest in these sectors is a must
- Robust written and verbal communication skills in Romanian and English
- Attention to details and accuracy
- Open-minded and curiosity-driven behavior with a team player mindset
ABOUT THE ROLE
- You will be part of a team that is successfully guiding clients through the often-complex requirements in the fields of consumer protection and personal data protection while also translating into business-friendly language the locally flavored conditions
- You can expect to provide legal assistance to some prominent companies that originate from all corners of the globe and are active in industries such as retail, media and entertainment, FMCG, technology, gaming, automotive and many more
- From a complexity point of view, you will dive right into our team’s work which is equally broad. In the consumer protection and retail field, you will provide legal assistance on product liability, product safety, labelling and advertising, legal requirements for placing products on the domestic market and the specific legal regime in place for various product categories. In the data privacy field, engagements will emerge from matters connected to data-driven transactions and cross-border and domestic regulatory aspects or from the design and implementation of global privacy and security programs
WHAT WE OFFER
- Competitive remuneration and annual bonus based on performance and transparent evaluation, plus medical insurance package
- Friendly environment, with an enthusiastic beat, designed to nurture your desire to boost your own professional identify and find your voice as part of our team
- Mentoring and continuous feedback provided by seasoned professionals who have been widely recognized in global legal directories like Chambers and Partners and Legal 500. Moreover, some of our team members have been honored with relevant distinction for the specific area of practice: for example, as the first Romanian professional named Top Lawyer in the Consumer Protection and Retail by FinMedia magazine
- Opportunity to grow within a firm with balanced international and domestic exposure, committed to the continuous exploration of often uncharted business and regulatory fields for iconic-global and domestic companies and market shaping businesses
A business law firm with an independently acclaimed approach to legal services and client service, SIMION & BACIU is an award-winning intellectual powerhouse providing the best combination of legal advice, business savvy and humanness.
We act as business partners to our clients in areas of practice and regulated industries pivotal to our firm’s sustainable growth: intellectual property, gaming and gambling regulatory, consumer protection, advertising and data privacy, technology & media, corporate and M&A, and disputes resolution.
We are committed to nurture a growth and development-focused, thus offering peerless opportunities to our team members and providing them the platform to establish a market-forwarder profile. With this approach, we foster a stable and sustainable, future-ready setting that has generated a tripling of our team and a two-figure yearly growth (%) of our portfolio of clients, since 2019.
SIMION & BACIU or members of its team are active in third-party professional organizations such as AmCham (American Chamber of Commerce in Romania), INTA (International Trademark Association) and IMGL (International Masters of Gaming Law), and more. Members of our team are independently acknowledged by reputable international directories including Legal 500, Chambers and Partners, Managing IP, Who’sWho Legal, IAM Patent 1000 and WTR 1000.
On a human level, we, the SIMION & BACIU team, consider ourselves open and communicative people, who do not lack a sense of humour.
The values that define us are Authenticity, Integrality, Partnership, Fairness and Respect. We are committed to them. We expect the same from all our new colleagues.
ARE WE A MATCH? LET’S CONNECT!
We are looking forward to receiving your CV at firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject line: Associate – Consumer Protection, Data Privacy
All information will be treated with strict confidentiality.