Emil Mihai Lixandru (2016)
Year of Call 2016

British citizen, Romanian citizen & US Green Card holder with Social Security Number.

A well versed 10+ PQE international Lawyer qualified in England, Wales and Romania, with two years of Banking experience and two Masters in Law who’s fluent in Romanian, English, and French.



  • February 2012–July 2019, Self Employed Registered European Lawyer & Direct Access. Barrister member of Law Lane Chambers in London, UK

    Main duties: 
    Advocating in court, advising in conference, settling cases, drafting statements, revising contracts.
    Skills aquired: Analytical and Logical Reasoning, Attention to details
  • June 2017–February 2019, Contractor for the Crown Prosecution Service in London, UKMain duties: Prosecuting offenders in the Magistrates’ Courts for crimes of fraud, traffic and domestic violence.
    Skills aquired: Persuasiveness, Time management
  • January 2009–February 2012, Associate at Tănăsescu, Ispas & Associates, Bucharest, RomaniaMain duties: Conducting legal researches, observing trials, attending preliminary hearings, preparing case files.
    Skills aquired: Self-discipline, Quick information processing.
  • August 2006–June 2008, Cards and POS officer at Unicredit Bank in Bucharest, RomaniaMain duties: Backoffice helpdesk support
    Skills aquired: Customer service, Multitasking, Teamwork
  • 2021
University of Cambridge
Communicating for Influence and Impact
      • 2020
Yale Course of Management
Successfully Completed a course in Negotiation Strategies as part of his Professional Development
      • 2002 – 2010
Dimitrie Cantemir Christian University, Bucharest, Romania Master in International and European Law, LL.M (2010 graduate)
Thesis: The free movement of goods, services, capital and persons within the EU.
      • Master in Business Law, LL.M (2009 graduate)
Thesis: The United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)
      • Faculty of Law, LL.B (2006 graduate)
2010 National Institute for Preparation and Perfectionism of Lawyers, Bucharest, Romania


Abdelmalek Boukra vs Veolia Envir. Service Ltd [2019] – Central London Employment Tribunal
Successful trial for the Claimant in a case of Unfair Dismissal
Loredana Secrieru vs eRecruitment Ltd [2016] – West Midlands Employment Tribunal
Successful pre-trial settlement for Claimant in a case of Pregnancy Discrimination


Regina vs Ionel Petru Fichtel [2017] – Stafford Crown Court
Successful appeals against conviction and sentence in a case of ABA & Breach of Non-Molestation
Regina vs Sorin Alexe [2016] – Oxford Crown Court
Successful appeal against decision in a case of Sexual Assault
Regina vs Dănuț Viorel Spin [2015] – Snaresbrook Crown Court
Successful bail application and judgment of acquittal in a case of Human Trafficking
Regina vs Eugen Guna [2015] – Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court
Successful judgement of aquittal in a case of Raccially Aggravated Assault


Izabela Pop vs Ionel Petru Fichtel [2018] – Wolverhampton Family Court
Successful judgement for the Respondent father, Mr Fichtel in a case of Child Arrangements
Lincolnshire County Council vs The Chiriţăs [2017] – Lincoln Family Court
Successful judgement for the Chiriţă family in a case of Forced Adoption
Eirini Gliniadaki vs Philip Dennis Modinos [2016] – Luton Family Court
Successful judgement for the Respondent father, Mr Modinos in a case of Child Arrangements
Rajesh Karwal vs Sharoo Karwal [2016] – West London Family Court
Successful judgement for Mr Karwal, the Applicant in a case of Child Arrangements


Brown & Brown vs Complete Building Solutions Limited [2017] – High Court of Justice
Successfully defended a summary judgment application in a case of Breach of Contract


Giovanni Di Monda vs Regina Daniela Brașoveanu [2016] – High Court of Justice
Partially acted in an international case pursuant to Council Regulation (EC) 2201/2003 Brussels II


Mr Chi Tat Siu vs Ana Maria Mureșan [2014] – Wandsworth County Court
Successful pre trial settlement for Defendant in a civil action for Repossession


SC Trans-Com Diplomat Cristian SRL vs UK Border Force, The National Post Seizure Unit [2015]
Successful restoration request for a tractor unit seized by the UK Border Force at Port of Dover
Charles Rudolph Gunter vs UKBA [2013] – Eaton House Immigration Removal Centre
Successful Asylum application
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