Attorneys Famous Lawyers from Romania

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List of notable or famous lawyers from Romania, with bios and photos, including the top lawyers born in Romania and even some popular lawyers who immigrated to Romania. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Romanian lawyers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These lawyers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known lawyer from Romania is included when available.

This list includes Constantin Stere, Emil Boc and more.

This historic lawyers from Romania list can help answer the questions "Who are some Romanian lawyers of note?" and "Who are the most famous lawyers from Romania?" These prominent lawyers of Romania may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Romanian lawyers.

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Adrian Năstase is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
age 68
Adrian Năstase is a Romanian politician who was the Prime Minister of Romania from December 2000 to December 2004. He competed in the 2004 presidential election as the Social Democratic Party ...more

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Alexandru Candiano-Popescu is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 60 (1841-1901)
Alexandru Candiano-Popescu was a Romanian army general, lawyer, journalist, and poet, best known for his role in the Republic of Ploieşti conspiracy.

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Alexandru Dimitrie Xenopol is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 73 (1847-1920)
Alexandru Dimitrie Xenopol was a Romanian scholar, economist, philosopher, historian, professor, sociologist, and author. Among his many major accomplishments, he is credited with being the ...more

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Alexandru Papiu Ilarian is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Alexandru Papiu Ilarian Dec. at 50 (1827-1877)
Alexandru Papiu-Ilarian was a Romanian revolutionary, lawyer and historian. Papiu Ilarian was born in Bezded, Kingdom of Hungary on 27 September 1827. His father was the Greek-catholic priest ...more

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Bogdan Olteanu is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
age 47
Bogdan Olteanu is a Romanian politician and lawyer. He was the president of the Chamber of Deputies between 2006 and 2008. Olteanu has been a member of the National Liberal Party since 1991, and ...more

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Christian Rakovsky is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 68 (1873-1941)
Christian Rakovsky was a Bulgarian socialist revolutionary, a Bolshevik politician and Soviet diplomat; he was also noted as a journalist, physician, and essayist. Rakovsky's political career ...more

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Constantin Karadja is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Constantin Karadja Dec. at 61 (1889-1950)
Prince Constantin Jean Lars Anthony Démétrius Karadja was a Romanian diplomat, barrister-at-law, bibliographer, bibliophile and honorary member of the Romanian Academy. He is a ...more

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Constantin Mille is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 66 (1861-1927)
Constantin Mille was a Romanian journalist, novelist, poet, lawyer, and socialist militant, as well as a prominent human rights activist. A Marxist for much of his life, Mille was noted for his ...more

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Constantin Stere is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 71 (1865-1936)
Constantin G. Stere or Constantin Sterea was a Romanian writer, jurist, politician, ideologue of the Poporanist trend, and, in March 1906, co-founder of the literary magazine Viața ...more

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Constantin Titel Petrescu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 69 (1888-1957)
Constantin Titel Petrescu was a Romanian politician and lawyer. He was the leader of the Romanian Social Democratic Party. He was born in Craiova, the son of an employee of the National Bank in ...more

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Corneliu Coposu is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 81 (1914-1995)
Corneliu Coposu was a conservative Romanian politician.

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Daciana Sârbu is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Daciana Sârbu age 42
Daciana Octavia Sârbu is a Romanian politician, lawyer, and Member of the European Parliament. Affiliated with the Social Democratic Party, part of the Party of European Socialists, she ...more

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Dem I. Dobrescu is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dem I. Dobrescu Dec. at 79 (1869-1948)
Dem I. Dobrescu was a Romanian left-wing politician who served as Mayor of Bucharest between February 1929 and January 1934. Born in Jilava, he trained as a lawyer and joined the Bucharest bar. ...more

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Doru Viorel Ursu is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Doru Viorel Ursu age 65
Doru Viorel Ursu is a Romanian politician and lawyer. A member of the National Salvation Front, he was Minister of the Interior in the Petre Roman cabinets, carrying his mandate between the ...more

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Duiliu Zamfirescu is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 64 (1858-1922)
Duiliu Zamfirescu was a Romanian novelist, poet, short story writer, lawyer, nationalist politician, journalist, diplomat and memoirist. In 1909, he was elected a member of the Romanian Academy, ...more

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Elena Udrea is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Elena Udrea age 45
Elena Gabriela Udrea is a Romanian politician. A member of the People's Movement Party, she has been a member of the Romanian Chamber of Deputies since 2008. In successive Emil Boc cabinets, she ...more

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Emil Boc is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
age 52
Emil Boc is a Romanian politician who was Prime Minister of Romania from 22 December 2008 until 6 February 2012 and is the current Mayor of Cluj-Napoca, the largest city of Transylvania, where ...more

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Eugen Rozvan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Eugen Rozvan Dec. at 60 (1878-1938)
Eugen Rozvan was a Hungarian-born Romanian communist activist, lawyer, and Marxist historian, who settled in the Soviet Union late in his life.

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George Cristian Maior is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
age 51
George-Cristian Maior is a Romanian politician and diplomat. He was a member of the Romanian Parliament, elected as a senator from the Social Democrat Party. He was the head of the Romanian ...more

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Gheorghe Tătărescu is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 71 (1886-1957)
Gheorghe I. Tătărescu was a Romanian politician who served twice as Prime Minister of Romania, three times as Minister of Foreign Affairs, and once as Minister of War. Representing the ...more

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Grigore Gafencu is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 65 (1892-1957)
Grigore Gafencu was a Romanian politician, diplomat and journalist.

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Grigore Iunian is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 57 (1882-1939)
Grigore Iunian was a Romanian left-wing politician and lawyer. A member of the National Liberal Party during the 1910s, he rallied with the Peasants' Party after World War I, and followed it ...more

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Grigore Lăpușanu is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Grigore Lăpușanu Dec. at 73 (1937-2010)
Grigore Lăpuşanu-Transilvan was a lawyer, politician, diplomat, and author.

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György Frunda is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
age 67
György Frunda is a Romanian jurist, politician and lawyer. A member of the Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania, he has been a member of the Romanian Senate for Mureş County since ...more

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Ion Gheorghe Maurer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Lawyers from Romania
Dec. at 98 (1902-2000)
Ion Gheorghe Iosif Maurer was a Romanian communist politician and lawyer.