Cristian Mares


Cristian is a founding partner of Mares / Danilescu / Mares in association with Dan Lupascu.

He has gained, during over 14 years of practice - three of which were as a senior associate for Garrigues Romania, strong legal expertise in litigation, domestic and international arbitration, family law and labour matters.

His legal work benefits from his academic background as he holds a PhD in international and European environmental law, an LLM in international and European law, and he is also a senior lecturer, teaching Civil Law and Family Law.

Cristian assisted and represented clients before all courts of the Romanian judicial system, in trials involving real estate to banking and finance, insurance law, labour law, as well as civil, commercial and family law. He has a strong expertise in the national and international arbitration procedures.

Cristian advises on all aspects of divorce and family law and has particular expertise not only in the financial issues of relationship formation and breakdown, but also in arrangements for children, filiation, adoption and parental responsibility.

Cristian Mares

(+4) 031 43 78 324
(+4) 031 43 78 327



  • The Bucharest Bar
  • The Romanian Bar Association


  • B.A. – “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iasi, Faculty of Law, 2002
  • LLM – International and European Law, Bretagne Occidentale University, Faculty of Law and Economics, 2005
  • PhD – International and European environmental law, Craiova University, 2009