Legal Assistance

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To contact the Moldovan Police for non-emergency assistance, please dial
+373 (22) 868-112.

Please note: The Department of State assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the entities or individuals whose names appear on the following lists. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department or the U.S. government. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information on the list is provided directly by the local service providers; the Department is not in a position to vouch for such information.

Officers of the Department of State and U.S. embassies and consulates overseas are prohibited by federal regulation from acting as agents or attorneys on behalf of U.S. citizens involved in legal disputes overseas. Department of State personnel, including its attorneys, do not provide legal advice to the public.

For additional information regarding international law as it pertains to private and family legal matters, please visit the State Department website for Private International Law.

While we may not recommend a particular lawyer, we may furnish the names of several lawyers who have identified themselves as willing to assist U.S. citizen clients. For hints and guidelines on dealing with a foreign lawyer, please read the information available on the website of the Department of State at Retaining a foreign attorney.

For English speaking lawyers, please see the list below.

Additionally, The Moldovan Bar Association provides contact information for their members.

Last updated in January 2020

The following list was compiled by the U.S. Embassy in Chisinau. The lawyers on this list stated that they were willing to consult with and/or represent American citizens. Most legal service providers in Moldova will expect cash payment for their services, and all fees should be negotiated in advance. The U.S. Embassy in Chisinau, Moldova, assumes no responsibility for the professional ability or reputation of the persons or legal facilities whose names appear on the following list. The U.S. Embassy cannot vouch for the lawyers on this list and will not be held liable for their actions.

Burac and Associates
Specialty: Family law, Investments, Civil Law, Business, Banking, Corporations, Estates, Transportation
Address: 40 S. Lazo str., Chisinau, MD-2004
E-mail: office@burac.md
Tel. +373 22 220201 Cell:+373 69173600
Fax: +373 22 227678
Webpage: http://burac.md
Languages: Romanian, Russian, English, French

Durnescu Mihail, Attorney-at-Law
Specialty: Business, Civil and Family Law, Investments, Family Law, Foreign Claims, Auto/Accidents
Address: 32 Belinschi str., Chisinau, MD-2064
E-mail: avocat.durnescu@gmail.com
Tel. +373 22 995745; Cell: + 373 69288094
Fax: +373 22 995745
Languages: English, Romanian, Russian, Italian

Gladei & Partners
Specialty: Commercial Law, Civil and Criminal Law, Banking, Foreign Claims
Address: 63 Vlaicu Parcalab str., (Sky Tower) Suite 10D
Chisinau, MD-2012
E-mail: office@gladei.md Web page: www.gladei.md
Tel: +373 22 240577
Languages: English, Russian, French, Italian, Spanish

Ropot Veaceslav, Attorney-at-Law
Specialty: Criminal and Civil Law, Immigration Law, Auto/Accidents, Foreign Claims
Address: 32/3 Zelinski str., office 52, Chisinau, MD-2038
E-mail: ropotslava@gmail.com
Tel. +373 69530662
Languages: English, Romanian, Russian

“Rotaru Vitalie” Law Firm
Specialty: Criminal Law, Family Law, Taxation Law, Immigration Law, Adoption
Address: 60 Columna str., Chisinau, MD-2001
E-mail: rotaruavocat@gmail.com
Tel: +373 69669059
Languages: English, Russian, French, Italian, Spanish

Tiganas and Partners” IP Law Firm
Specialty: Intellectual Property Law/ Patents/ Trademarks/Copyrights
Address: 22 Dumeniuc str., Chisinau, MD-2075
E-mail: office@tiganas-iplaw.com
Tel: +373 69002555
Website: www.tiganas-iplaw.com
Languages: English, Romanian, Russian

Turcan Cazac Law Firm
Specialty: Civil law, Commercial Law, Banking and Finance, Taxes, Corporations, Immigration
Address: 47/1-5A Puskin str., Chisinau, MD-2005
E-mail: Alexander.Turcan@TurcanLaw.mdOctavian.Cazac@TurcanLaw.md
Tel: +373 22 212031+373 22 226113 (office)
Cell: +373 69148048 +373 69126865
Fax: +373 22 223806 (office)
Website: www.TurcanLaw.md
Languages: Romanian, English, Russian, Spanish

Vernon, David & Associates
Specialty: Civil and Criminal Law, Investments, Corporations, Business, Banking, Immigration
Address: 49 Alexandru cel Bun str., 3rd Floor, Chisinau, MD-2012
E-mail: office@vdalegal.com
Tel: +373 22 260922
Fax: +373 22 210445
Web: http://www.vdalegal.com
Languages: Romanian, English, Spanish

Tax Preparation Service
Stacy D. Collier, CPA, MPA
1620 Travis St.
Columbus, Texas 78934
Tel:713-870-5927
Fax: 979-484-8043
skype: scolliercpa