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Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen

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Brasov, Bucharest, Cluj Napoca, Craiova, Timisoara

Adina Chilim-Dumitriu

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Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen

Work Department

Public Procurement and PPP
Telecommunications and Media


Adina Chilim-Dumitriu is a Partner and Head of Telecommunications and Media Practice and Co-Head of Corporate/M&A and Public Procurement practice at NNDKP. She is particularly experienced in sectors that require technical knowledge and abilities - public procurement (participation in public lender procedures, preparation of claims), telecommunications (regulatory, corporate and contractual aspects) and energy (natural gas field - distribution, supply, transportation, storage and production). She also handles large scale M&A projects, project finance deals and cross-border acquisitions.


Adina Chilim-Dumitriu joined NNDKP in 1997 and was appointed Partner in 2004.


Adina Chilim-Dumitriu is a fluent English speaker and has good command of the French language as well.


Adina Chilim-Dumitriu is a member of the Bucharest Bar, being also affiliated with Lex Mundi (Energy, Competition and Telecommunications groups) and World Services Group (Corporate and Natural Resources practices).


Adina Chilim-Dumitriu graduated from the University of Bucharest Law School in 1997 and successfully attended several post-graduate courses from institutions such as: the New York City Bar Association; St. Catherine’s College, Oxford, UK; ERA – Academy of European Law.


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen receives praise for its ‘strong and recognised expertise in the commercial, corporate and M&A field’. Recent highlights include advising an international healthcare and diagnostic services provider on its acquisition of a Romanian medical network, including the structuring and negotiation of the transaction documentation. The team is noted for its ‘availability, deadline and timeline compliance and efficient co-operation’ and is jointly headed by Adriana Ioana Gaspar, Gabriela Cacerea, Ruxandra Bologa and Adina Chilim-Dumitriu. Areas of specialisation include acquisitions and divestures, joint ventures, corporate restructurings and multi-phase debt and equity deals.

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Energy and natural resources

Within: Energy and natural resources

Noted for its ‘excellent analysis and anticipatory advice’, the practice at Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen is jointly headed by Gabriela Cacerea, Ruxandra Bologa and Adina Chilim-Dumitriu. Bologa ‘stands out for her excellent expertise in the mining sector’ and the overall team is praised for its ‘in-depth knowledge of the oil and gas industry’. It covers the full spectrum of energy and gas sub-sectors including electricity and recently assisted an Italian multinational energy company in relation to regulatory matters and general assessments of the electricity distributions market. The team also handled M&As and privatisation work, greenfield structuring, brownfield projects, concessions, licenses and regulatory matters.

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PPP and procurement

Within: PPP and procurement

Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen's team has an ‘outstanding capacity of handling complex and high-volume matters’. Adina Chilim-Dumitriu heads the practice together with Adriana Gaspar and is currently representing Siemens before the Bucharest Tribunal, challenging a decision made by the contracting authority to reject the client’s offer and award the contract to a competitor. She also assisted the Romanian subsidiary of a global pharmaceutical company with a tender organised by the Ministry of Health and successfully defended the decision to award the contract for several lots to the client. The team possesses ‘in-depth understanding of public procurement regulations’ and is highly experienced in acting on large-scale infrastructure projects.

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Within: Leading individuals

Adina Chilim-Dumitriu - Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen

Within: TMT

The recent caseload at Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen consists of TMT-related M&A work, regulatory matters, data privacy mandates as well as contractual obligation and arrangement issues. Practice head Adina Chilim-Dumitriu is highly recommended.

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