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About Nicholas Simon Hammond

Nicholas S. Hammond has established Hammond Partnership as a professional Romanian law company. He is a corporate and property lawyer by training. He spent 25 years in London before moving to Bucharest in 1994 to open the Bucharest office of a well-known international law firm. He advises investors both private individuals and international businesses on commercial matters in Romania with an emphasis on M&A and corporate matters. Nicholas has extensive experience in the commercial sector having acted for a number of insurance companies, aviation companies and companies in the oil and gas as well as renewable energy field. He also advises upon employment issues. Nicholas has also acted for foreign investors in the real estate field in respect of acquisitions and disposals and leasehold matters.

Foreclosure Proceedings Romania

Many clients ask us as their Romanian lawyers how they can recover the money and enforce a Romanian judgement that they have obtained against a Romanian debtor. A judgement is all well and good, but not if you cannot recover the money due to you. Fortunately, the Romanian Civil Procedure Code includes provisions for Foreclosure [...]

By | July 29th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: |0 Comments

Impact of Brexit on UK Romanian Companies

Much has been written about the impact of Brexit on the United Kingdom economy but very little has been written about its direct impact on United Kingdom companies and business in the European Union. As an international law firm in Romania dealing with foreign investment into Romania, we are seeing a rise in queries from [...]

By | July 13th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Precious metals and stones in Romania

Everyone appreciates items made from precious metals and stones – diamonds and rubies. In Romania, the business of operations with precious metals and stones can be carried out by anybody authorized by the National Authority for Consumer Protection as provided by GEO no. 190/2000 which refers to the regime of dealing with precious metals and [...]

By | June 17th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Certain obligations within the e-commerce area

Showing an accelerated evolution, e-commerce in Romania is one of the fastest growing economic sectors. Companies are investing more in digitalization and in developing the employee`s digital skills and more entrepreneurs are starting their own online businesses. In order to provide a higher level of conformity within the e-commerce area, the European Parliament and the [...]

By | June 10th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Romania: a thriving gateway to the Balkans

The new Business Europe – Romania Romania represents to many companies and entrepreneurs an opportunity to develop their businesses in a way that they may not have been considered previously. Even now 30 years after the reunification of Europe, Romania is still a land of opportunity and there are many areas needing foreign investment and [...]

By | May 16th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Joint Ventures – A word of Caution

Entering a new relationship and market is never easy, nor is developing a market in which you have a minimal presence. Over the time we have been in business we have advised foreign investors both large and small who have looked at the Romanian market with a view to developing their business and marketing their [...]

By | May 4th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Nicholas Hammond to speak at the eSports Business Summit 21

Tuesday 20 April, Nicholas Hammond will be speaking on Legislation Across Europe Nicholas Hammond is an English lawyer who has been practicing law in Romania since 1990. He is registered as a foreign lawyer at the Bucharest Bar. His field of expertise is related to commercial issues and in particular in IT and intellectual property, [...]

By | April 20th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Globalaw Webinar: Preparing for Post-COVID-19: Central European Bankruptcy Developments

Nicholas Hammond, partner at Hammond Partnership was a speaker at the recent Webinar run by the law association Globalaw on Tuesday which examined changes in Insolvency and Bankruptcy law and practise in central and eastern Europe arising out of COVID. He was joined by lawyers from New York, Poland, Czech and Slovakia who discussed the [...]

By | April 2nd, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

What are the economic crimes according to the Romanian Penal Code?

Economic crimes - legal issues Economic crimes have a special importance in law practice, through law practices. Economic crimes are regulated by both the Penal code and special laws. Company management is exposed to both civil and criminal liability risks for the decisions they make, but the sound economic rationale for transactions and the documentation [...]

By | March 9th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Cryptocurrency exchanges in Romania

The trading of the new form of currency (Cryptocurrency) in Romania and by Romanian companies has until recently been an area where there were many uncertainties and confusion. The increase in interest has been shown as we have been asked to examine and advise on the position in Romania both for local companies as well [...]

By | March 8th, 2021|Categories: Blog|0 Comments
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