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Florian Nițu

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Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii

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Corporate & Commercial, Electronic Communications, IT & Media, International Arbitration, Mergers & Acquisitions/Privatisation, Real Estate


Florian Nițu is Founder and Managing Partner with the firm. As Head of the firm’s M&A/Privatization, International Arbitration and Real Estate Practices, Florian Nițu is largely recognized as one of the most experienced M&A local legal counsels and has been ranked continuously since 2005 as the No. 1 Real Estate Lawyer in Romania within the most reputed market annual surveys. Florian has advised the largest international real estate investors and developers present in Romania and has also been involved in the majority of the high-profile M&A and capital markets transactions. Florian Nițu has also extensive experience in arbitration, with a special focus on privatizations, concessions, real estate and corporate disputes, advising/representing clients in front of Romanian and International Courts of Arbitration under the rules of ICC Paris, ICSID, The Court of International Commercial Arbitration from Romania, etc.


Romanian, English and French


Florian Nițu is admitted to the Bucharest Bar and to the Romanian Bar Association.


Florian Nițu has completed a double education in Romanian and transnational law, with the Bucharest Faculty of Law (LL.B) and King’s College London (LL.M).


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii acts for domestic companies and entrepreneurs, private equity funds and blue-chip corporations with particular expertise in the IT, pharmaceuticals, retail and agribusiness industries. Florian Niţu and Bogdan Stoica lead the team, which advised Fondul Proprietatea on the sale of four electricity companies to Electrica, an entity owned by the Romanian state. The group is well regarded for healthcare M&A deals and notably assisted Medicover with its purchase of Academica Medical Centre. In addition to M&A transactions, the team handles the full range of corporate and commercial matters; it advised Orange Romania on all corporate governance monitoring.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Florian Nițu - Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii

Within: Real estate and construction

Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii fields a ‘very responsive’ team whose ‘quality of advice is to the point’. Bogdan C. Stoica assists Immochan with Immochan Coresi Park Brasov, a €700m mixed-use real estate development project and urban regeneration programme. Another instruction in the development space came from Auchan and One United in relation to Bucharest's 125,000sqm One Floreasca City project involving an office tower, residential units and a shopping mall. The practice attracts a diversified caseload and, in addition to developments, regularly handles acquisitions, investments, asset management, and property disputes. Florian Niţu and Valentin Creața are the other names to note.

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