Vernon | David is expanding!

Looking for a cool place to work?  Nice offices and a unique attic where you can discuss with your colleagues and even play a game of darts or ping pong? You can work and play with great colleagues as well as have regular trainings and conferences.     If so, then Vernon | David is just the place.

Do you feel that you have enthusiasm and experience and you are ready to be involved in more complex transactions?  Do you feel it is time for a change? Join us now and we will help you to become the best version of you!

Vernon | David Romania is currently looking to expand with the help of 1 junior lawyer (and for this position we expect the enthusiasm:)) and 4 lawyers with 2 to 5 years of experience to join our Bucharest office.  We welcome any “big legal brains” but expertise in the following areas would be highly appreciated: labor, real estate, corporate, energy and environmental law.

Always thought you would have liked real estate but you got stuck with litigation? That is…you have experience in one area but you are interested in a change?  Don’t be shy and send us your resume! If we are a match, we will help you with the transition to become an expert in a new field of activity (or more!).

We provide many roads for personal growth and satisfaction (including experiencing the expat life in Chisinau) and will help you develop your career and meet your personal goals. In addition, we offer a challenging, dynamic and fun work environment and an attractive salary package.

An associate lawyer with Vernon | David will work closely with partners and senior attorneys in developing commercial and technical solutions for complex and challenging legal matters.

The perfect candidates should have a solid understanding of Romanian law.  In addition, the candidate should be a self-starter and able to manage their time and assignments within agreed budgets and deadlines.  Thinking “outside the box” and the ability to handle multiple assignments and matters at the same time are highly desired. A proactive approach to client requests and matters is essential.

General Requirements:

  • Member of a Bar Association in Romania
  • Fluent in English (both verbal and written)
  • Good communication and organizational skills
  • Computer skills (MS Office, Windows OS)
  • A curious nature and an innovative and imaginative mind
  • Strong motivation, dedication and enthusiasm

Specific requirements:

  • Minimum 2-3 years experience in labor, corporate, real estate, environmental and/or energy and natural resources;
  • Proficiency in English legal communication;
  • Team player with the management skills to work and manage a team
  • Understanding of the business context of the relevant transactions
  • Excellent drafting skills (including drafting due diligence reports, relevant contracts and memoranda)

The following will be highly appreciated:

  • Proficiency in other foreign languages (German or Russian is a significant plus)

Importantly, we believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as an international law firm and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.  We are an equal opportunity employer.  Not familiar with that term?  At Vernon | David, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, physical disabilities, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

To be considered for a position within our law firm, interested persons who meet the above requirements should submit a letter of interest and a current resume in English by e-mail to Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.