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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.

Contract Formation

One of the fundamental differences between the common law and the civil code system is the different ways that both legal systems approach contracts, their implementations, and the terms and conditions. Romania being a code law country has a developed contract law contained in the Commercial Code and the Commercial Procedure Code. Both codes set [...]

By | November 7th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Interview with lawyer Nicholas Hammond for IR GLOBAL GUIDE

Regardless of the industry, you are working in, it is extremely important to seek the advice of legal experts, as they can help you to prevent certain problems and solve them. Over time, you will notice that investing in the legal services offered by a professional law firm is a good decision, especially since you [...]

By | October 24th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Who will get the custody of the child after divorce?

Divorce is a legal way to break up a marriage, administratively or judicially. Whatever the reasons for the divorce - infidelity, domestic violence, misconduct, misunderstandings, once you have made this decision, the most important step is to seek a specialized divorce lawyer because he can defend your rights and help you in making important decisions [...]

By | September 25th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Romania corporate filing requirements update

Romania recently has finally transposed into its local law the 4th Directive concerning Money Laundering and at the same time requiring the implementation of a national Beneficial Ownership Register. This was done on 21st July 2019, by the passing of law 129/2019 on the prevention of Money Laundering and the sanctioning of money laundering, as [...]

By | September 2nd, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Work permit for non-EU seconded employee to Romania

Romania continues to be an attractive place for foreign companies to invest in, whether they be from the EU or outside. Problems often arise in the development of the investment when the question of management of the business investment has to be considered. Whilst in many cases local management is able to run the company [...]

By | August 19th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

How to Find the Best Financial Lawyer

Fiscal law, as a branch of public law, is made up of all the normative acts that regulate the fiscal legal relationships that are created, modified and extinguished in the process of collecting taxes and taxes from taxpayers. Fiscal legal reports are created in the process of collecting taxes or administering them. The administration of [...]

By | August 12th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Why you need a debt collection attorney

What Does a Debt Collection Attorney Do? While doing business, there is always a chance that it will be necessary to collect a debt through Court action. A debt collection lawyer is able to represent you if you’re a creditor or a debtor. He can help you to determine which legal strategies will be most [...]

By | July 23rd, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Steps in the legal process for Company Formation in Romania

Most investors and business owners in Romania choose to operate their business in Romania by using a limited liability company (“SRL”). The article is prepared on the basis that a decision has already been taken to open a company. Forming a company is important for companies and persons who are not resident in the European [...]

By | July 22nd, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

Territorial jurisdiction of the Romanian courts in divorce matters

In Romania, there are more and more frequent cases where one of the spouses files a claim for divorce after a long separation or were one of the spouses or both of them are now living outside Romania. More frequent are the situations where the spouses are citizens of different EU states. The first legal [...]

By | June 19th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

The concept of passenger rights

The European Union defines a set of passenger rights in the EU that are common to all means of public transport by bus, by train, by ship and by plane. The European Court has recently examined the scope and the action of the Regulation in order to determine whether passengers' rights are effectively protected and [...]

By | June 10th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments