Maria Ciornenchi

Mobile: +373 69159154

Independent professional with over 4 years of experience in law firms and public authorities on matters related to civil & commercial, environmental & energy and public law.

Attracted to solving problems and finding alternative ways for doing the habitual things, with a vision on innovation, sustainability and making everything possible through hard work, perseverance and imagination.


2021 – present: Attorney at law March 2021
Advising clients and representing them and their legal rights in both criminal and civil cases.

January 2020 – March 2021: „EFRIM & ROȘCA ȘI ASOCIAȚII” Law Firm
Legal Adviser
Main responsibilities encompassed giving legal advice to different situations described by clients; writing contracts; reviewing and providing comments on agreements and other documents; issuing legal opinions and timely reports to clients, and providing ancillary advisory in connection with the transactions. Also, it included representing the clients in a face to the state authorities, register them as a legal person and all in connection with this; obtaining authorizations for them; providing legal road maps for a wide range of activities. Informing and keeping up to date the clients about any changes in the relevant legislation.

June 2019 – December 2019: THE ENVIRONMENTAL AGENCY
Senior Legal Consultant
Verifying the authorizations and other permissive acts issued by the Agency. Advising on legal issues the Agency’ employees on their activity. Preparing drafts of normative acts. Preparing the template agreements to be concluded by the Agency. Represented the Republic of Moldova and worked in an international project which aimed to reduce air particulate matter pollution across Europe.

August 2017 – May 2019: „CHIRICA & PARTNERS” Law Firm
Trainee attorney
Advising clients regarding ongoing litigation or explaining legal issues they might be facing or have concerns about; interpreting case law and decisions handed down by other applicable courts; developing case strategies; preparing pleadings and other legal documents; appearing in court before a judge to orally defend a client’s rights and interests.

September 2013 – June 2017: STATE UNIVERISTY OF MOLDOVA, LL.B taught in French and Romanian
September 2017 – February 2019: STATE UNIVERSITY OF MOLDOVA, LL.M Civil Judicial Procedures

• The legal nature of the revision of irrevocable court decisions
• Extended producer responsibility: Professionals – responsible for the goods they place on the market until disposal

English (fluent), French (fluent), Russian (fluent), Romanian (native).

Sports & adventures, eco-friendly lifestyle, reading, creating, discovering.