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Ciprian Donțu

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Work +40 21 317 79 19
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Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii

Work Department

Corporate & Commercial, Litigation, Public Procurement, Restructuring & Insolvency

Position

Ciprian Donțu is Head of the Litigation and Restructuring & Insolvency Practices. Ciprian Donțu represents both in court and arbitration proceedings multinational companies, financial institutions and entrepreneurs. His expertise covers a whole array of disputes with a special
focus on competition, shareholder, energy and public law matters.

Languages

Romanian, English and French

Member

Ciprian Donțu is admitted to the Bucharest Bar and to the Romanian Bar Association.

Education

Ciprian Donțu holds a Degree in Law from the University of Bucharest.


Romania

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Energy-related litigation is a core strength at Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii. Ciprian Donțu is representing Enel Energie in pursuit of an annulment made by the National Regulatory Authority for Energy, which set the competitive price component that the client is able to charge. Elsewhere, the team acted for Fondul Proprietatea in litigation pertaining to the sale of its shares in Romanian state-owned company Electrica and its four subsidiaries. Additional spheres of expertise include corporate, property, IT, public procurement and capital markets disputes. Ilinca Ștefănescu-Goangă heads the practice jointly with Donțu.

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Energy and natural resources

Within: Energy and natural resources

Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii handles regulatory and M&A work and is particularly active in energy-related disputes. Vlad Neacșu and Ciprian Donțu head the practice alongside Ernest-Virgil Popovici and recently advised Fondul Proprietatea on the €170m sale of its shares in four electricity companies to Electrica. The matter was made further complicated by Electrica's unsuccessful attempt to register restrictions preventing the client from finding an alternative buyer.

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Restructuring and insolvency

Within: Restructuring and insolvency

Practice head Ciprian Donțu is the name to note at Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii. The team covers the full range of legal issues arising from restructuring and insolvency, handling both contentious and transactional matters. In has advised Fondul Proprietatea in connection with $65m debt owed by the World Trade Center as part of its insolvency proceedings and Auchan on the insolvency of K&S Electric Power Point.

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