Press Releases & news


June 2018

Gabriel Turcu, managing partner of Turcu&Turcu, was named Lawyer of the Year 2018 in Intellectual Property by Best Lawyers.

The Lawyer of the Year award recognizes attorneys with the highest peer ratings for a specific practice area and geographic region.


May 2016

World Trademark Review, a global publication for trademark professionals, has included Turcu&Turcu in its rankings of trademark law firms, in the ”Gold” category:

”Offices in Bulgaria and Moldova give it unrivalled reach into neighbouring markets, and it deploys its robust customs enforcement capabilities in the Caspian and the Balkans to superb effect. Renowned for his anti-counterfeiting nous, Gabriel Nicolae Turcu has “great experience working before the courts, as well as with other state entities in fighting the trade in fake goods”.

–World Trademark Review

May 2016

Intellectual Asset Management Magazine, a leading publication in the intellectual property field, lists Turcu & Turcu among Romania’s leading patent professionals.

Gabriel Nicolae Turcu keeps the quality high at his firm – he is a really passionate managing partner and a longstanding IP expert with an excellent track record.” The group’s experience in pharmaceutical patent litigation is virtually second to none and several of its most significant campaigns have broken new ground in Romania.”

–IAM Magazine


February 2015

Gabriel Turcu is the winner of the Client Choice Award for Trademarks for 2015!

“He was very diplomatic and always tried to resolve conflicts in the best interests of the client.”
“Gabriel Turcu has been instrumental in defending our interests and solving problems.”
“The best IP lawyer I have encountered in Romania.”

September 22, 2014

Gabriel Turcu participates in a televised debate organized by on the legal issues surrounding intellectual property rights.

Watch the debate here:

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September 18, 2014

Gabriel Turcu chairs a panel at a conference on IP rights infringement and unfair competition organized by and InfoCons.

Conference site:

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Interpretive Decision 2013






Gabriel Turcu interviewed by Hotnews: (Romanian)

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Counterfeit products amount to a quarter of all consumer goods sold in Romania


Gabriel Turcu, president of REACT Romania: There were cases where government agencies unknowingly purchased counterfeit products


Counterfeit drugs: A 100 million $ market

A quarter of the consumer goods sold on the Romanian market are counterfeit

Counterfeit drugs: A risk for patients