Balaban & Partners is a Moldovan law firm with more than 10 years of expertise in advising on business law on local and European level.

Balaban & Partners has provided legal assistance to German-speaking clients from Austria, Germany, Switzerland, as well as for English-speaking clients from Estonia, The Netherlands, Poland, Bulgaria, Romania, and last but not least to French and Italian clients.

Our team is able to provide legal services and assistance on investments in the Republic of Moldova, corporate, tax law, litigation and arbitration, mediation, employment law, competition, real estate, insolvency and restructuring, IT & Privacy, immigration, corporate and banking projects, as well as representation and assistance in legal disputes before Moldovan courts.. 

We engage in supporting our clients by providing information and advice and by representing their interests. We are able to provide assistance to small, middle market companies, as well as to major business groups. We counsel organizations of all business sectors, based on our knowledge of the Moldovan market and our prestigious expertise in various law fields.

Our experience is the grounds for meeting with both local and international clients’ expectations.

The advice we provide is based on a thorough understanding of the business environment our clients operate. Our focus is their individual needs and requests.

Since 2015, we have been collaborating with Gilescu, Văleanu, Nathanzon & Partenerii, as a „CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati” partener, one of the most prestigious Austrian law firms.

From 2020, we continued the collaboration with Gilescu, Văleanu, Nathanzon & Partenerii, which has entered into BNT attorneys in CEE partnership. Due to this, the collaboration benefits from:

  •  Offices in Belarus, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Moldova, Romania and Slovak Republic;
  • Close relations with leading law firms of our Lex Mundi Network in multiple jurisdictions; 
  • Close and ongoing collaboration between BNT offices in CEE and Vienna;
  • Seamless, efficient and solution-oriented legal advice;
  • Supporting clients’ commercial objectives is the key focus.

“The firm has ‘extensive knowledge of capital markets law, flexibility and ability to respond to our demands, and it has an excellent network’.” 

In everything we do, we remain at the highest human and corporate values, we are committed to always providing first-class client service.

 The best reward is to learn that clients consider our service unparalleled.

We aim at better understanding the client’s needs through putting ourselves in the client’s shoes and we adopt this commitment by always treating our client’s business with great respect.

We take pride that our clients find us creative, reliable and positive in combining best practices to achieve best results.


The pursuit of a highly valued customer experience

The steps Balaban&Partners focuses on for building growth through customer experience:

  • Perception: delivering excellent customer experience;
  • Consistency and result: delivering experience focused on result every time the team members interact with customers;
  • Trust and respect: focusing on delivering personalized expertise and maintaining consistency.
  • Innovation and creatively thinking: delivering the highest level of service combined with updated legal knowledge. 


Our vision is to provide our customers with skilled legal advice in a timely and effective manner. We strive to comply with the standard for excellence in business law. We focus on legal aspects of our customers’ business so that our customers can focus on the success of their business.

Pro Bono

Balaban & Partners offers regular support and Pro Bono services of “special charity (non-profit), in socially beneficial projects, environmental protection, and relevance related to human rights” We encourage and help disadvantaged people, especially by providing ongoing support to children in boarding schools.


In the context of the global digitalization, we have digitized our internal processes and provided advice on all legal aspects relating to the digitization of justice and advocacy in the Republic of Moldova, as well we have extensive experience in selecting and using technical legal tools.

We work as part of interdisciplinary teams comprised of lawyers and IT experts to develop our own legal tech tools and applications that will help to organize effective legal work for the benefit of our clients. In this way, not only wish to use pre-existing legal tech solutions, but we also strive to actively shape the future of legal digitized activity.