I graduated in 1993 from "Mihai Eminescu" highschool in Iaşi, Philology-History department. In the same year I began to study at the Faculty of Law within ”AI. I. Cuza” University from Iaşi, and graduated in 1997.
After finishing the university studies, I entered the Bar association in Vaslui as a trainee jurist for the renowned lawyer Apostol Vasile, Dean (back then) of Vaslui Bar Association and concurrently I was admitted as junior assistant, and subsequently university assistant lecturer at the Law Faculty of the "Petre Andrei" University from Iaşi, at the Economic law department.
In the first six years of profession I activated using my maiden name - Geantău Gianina Vera-, numerous press articles regarding my work as a lawyer being signed with this name; also the scientific articles published in national professional magazines were signed with this name. în numeroase articole din presă privind activitatea mea ca avocat semnând cu acest nume.
In 1999 I finished my traineeship as lawyer within the Lawyer Association “Sava Florin and Sava Alexandru lawyers”, where I had as mentor the Professor, Doctor in Law, lawyer florin Sava.
In the same year I founded my own law firm where I am still working today. In my early years I worked as a lawyer for SC Nena SA, as part of the legal office of the renowned group of firms and also during that time I provided legal supervision (as lawyer) on the reconstruction and restoration of the Popești Mansion, belonging to the princely family Sturza.
My growing experience enabled me to approach important files on organized crime, drug trafficking, very violent misdemeanors, high-level corruption cases with state funds and European funds as well as other cases, some highly publicized in local and national media.
I appeared in international mass-media alongside personalities of Romanian society on the Roma integration problem (two statements on Radio France International) and gave numerous interviews or points of view in professional magazines and national press.
I had and still have trainee jurists that gather experience within my law firm, some of them with acknowledged merits. I have always been grateful to those who acted as my mentors in my early time as a lawyer, namely to Professor Doctor Sava Florin and Professor Doctor Vonica Romul Petru, former president of Iaşi Court, former senator, former judge at the Constitutional Court of Romania, at present lawyer in Iaşi Bar Association, personalities I worked with as a lawyer and also as university assistant.
At present I am active within the mentioned law firm, being permanently concerned with improving the professional training by attending conferences, conventions and professional panel discussions.
I am also part of Euro Domus Association-Iaşi, that functions in Romania since 1995, I am also member of Agora, an association connected to European Parliament that deals with violation of Human Rights and modern human traffic; I am director of the Department for Defending Human Rights (DADO).
My areas of expertise are: criminal/penal law and insurance law; within the law firm, our collaborators range from civil law, labor law and commercial law.
In 2014 I finished a master in Financial Management with the thesis “Problems and opportunities in creating an International Financial System”.
In addition to my professional activity I am involved with the United Women’s Association from Romania (www.uwa.ro), in charity actions and social support events organized in collaboration with foundations and associations from Eastern European countries; many such events are reflected in local media as important humanitarian actions.
Together with well known doctor Tudor Cihodaru, at present deputy and promoter of “malpractice” law in Romania, I started a regional campaign dedicated to victims of “malpractice”, through interventions in written press and at local TV stations from Iași, Bârlad and Roman.
I always dedicate myself to my profession, to my clients and my collaborators, trying to be more than their legal adviser, namely a confidant and friend, a responsible and loyal person.
Gianina Vera Poroşnicu