+40-31 437 80 13

Roxana Rizoiu

Director of Knowledge Management and Professional Development


e-mail: anca.stefanescu.toma@baciupartners.ro
Phone: +40-31 437 80 13


PhD in Legal Sciences and head of the Human Rights chair at the National Institute of Magistracy, Roxana has participated, in the last 15 years, in the initial and continuous training of magistrates, judges and prosecutors, in various fields such as European Convention on Human Rights, Non-Legal Skills, Judgecraft and Foreign Languages, while being elected for five mandates in the Scientific Board of the Institute.

In recent years, education sciences have been an area of interest for Roxana, as she has participated in numerous trainings in this field, focusing on adult education and mentoring. Roxana specializes in designing professional training programs that support the continuous professional development and education of legal professionals and has acted as expert in this field in various European programs. In addition, Roxana’s expertise includes the management and efficient use of legal knowledge assets, as well as the design and implementation of formal procedures and related instruments for the collection and cataloguing of automated forms, documents, and of relevant jurisprudence.

Her extensive expertise in the professional development and knowledge management fields is also acknowledged by her coordination role in relation to the participation of several teams of National Institute of Magistracy auditors in the Themis European competition of magistracy schools, two of which won the first prize.

During her career, Roxana was, for two mandates, the Government Agent of Romania before the European Court of Human Rights, coordinating the team defending the Government before this international court, participating in the hearings in Strasbourg and working with the various institutions to adopt legislative changes leading to a better protection of human rights. The practical experience gained in those projects was decisive for the rest of her professional activity, both in the field of management and strategy of approaching a project, including as concerns knowledge management and continuous professional education.



Member of the team that won the 1st Prize of the Renné Cassin international competition on human rights (Strasbourg) and the Prize of the Human Rights Institute (Strasbourg) (1996)

Order of the Star of Romania, officer degree



PhD in Legal Sciences (Theses: Protection of the right of property within the system of the European Convention on Human Rights), University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law

University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law (LL.B)

Summer school, Florence, Academy of European Law

Internship at the European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg



Romanian – native

French – business proficiency

English – business proficiency

Italian – conversational