Roxana Țărmurean is leading the Media, Digital & Sports department at Hristescu & Partners and has extensive experience in sports & entertainment law, IT&C, data protection and digital technologies. As an attorney, Roxana provides insightful advice on new digitalized solutions for the firm’s clients, providing in-depth and innovative solutions that are based on 10 years’ experience in arbitration & dispute resolution, IT&C, data protection and the sports & entertainment legal environment.
In practice, Roxana has provided assistance in a significant number and range of disputes before national and international courts and jurisdictional bodies (the CAS, FIFA, Romanian Football Federation, Professional Football League, Romanian Handball Federation, Romanian Motorcycling Federation, French Handball Federation, European Handball Federation, etc.), acting as an advisor for athletes, sports agents and some of the most well-known football clubs in Romania. Beyond this, Roxana ensures legal representation in contentious administrative, EU funding and sports association-related cases, from strategy prior to starting legal action through to legal representation in courts at all levels, up to the High Court of Cassation and Justice (Romanian Supreme Court).
Roxana’s approach combines technical litigation skills with her counselling insight to deal with complex and diverse matters. Her multi-disciplinary approach covers contractual claims and cases, as well as civil and labour related disputes.
Having published a handbook on commercial arbitration in 2012 (“Arbitrajul intern si international”), an international guide to arbitration in 2013 (International Arbitration 2013, ICLG) and various articles on sports law (“Football Legal”), Roxana maintains close contact with the academic environment and has been invited to lecture at several specialized courses and conferences.
Roxana holds a double Master in Law degree in Business Litigation and European and International Business Law from Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, having received a French government scholarship to study. She is a graduate of the University of Bucharest (2009) and of the French-Romanian College of Law Studies in Bucharest. In 2015, she followed an executive programme at ISDE Madrid – International Sports Law – that she graduated first in her class.
She has been an attorney since 2009 and is a member of the Bucharest Bar Association.
Roxana is fluent in English and French, and conversant in Spanish.