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Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP) displays an ‘outstanding blend of local and international knowledge’ and ‘a broad understanding of both the legal and business side of their clients’ needs’. The team acted for ING Bank, UniCredit Bank, Raiffeisen Bank and Banca Comercială Română in relation to an extended credit facility of $360m granted to KMG International Group. EBRD instructed the team in its $60m financing to SNTGN Transgaz, the company behind the high-profile BRUA project. Victor Pădurari and Alexandru Retevoescu jointly head the practice. The ‘truly inspiring’ Pădurari is an expert in project finance, secured lending and real estate finance and Retevoescu focuses on banking regulation, corporate finance and leveraged finance. Overall strengths of the team include real estate finance and acquisition finance. Senior associate Poliana Gogu-Naum is also singled out.

Leading individuals

Victor Pădurari - RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

Next generation lawyers

Poliana Gogu-Naum - RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 1

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

Costin Tărăcilă, Mihai Ristici and Loredana Chitu (Boeru) head the practice at RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP). The team is highly regarded for IPO matters and recently coordinated between five jurisdictions when advising Purcari Wineries on its IPO and admission to the Bucharest Stock Exchange.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)’s team of ‘very high-class professionals’ is led by Costin Tărăcilă and Mihai Ristici. Tărăcilă is praised for finding ‘smart solutions’ and recently advised A&D Pharma's shareholders on the sale of the entire group to Dr. Max, owned by Penta Investments. Elsewhere, the team handled the sale of the Profi supermarket chain to Mid Europa Partners on behalf of Enterprise Investors. Alina Stăvaru, who was promoted to the partnership in 2019, handled both matters and is praised as a ‘top-class lawyer’. The practice covers the full range of corporate transactions with particular emphasis on cross-border matters.

Leading individuals

Costin Tărăcilă - RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

Next generation lawyers

Alina Stăvaru - RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP) is noted for representing Hollywood studios such as Walt Disney, Warner Bros and Twentieth Century Fox in a claim against internet service providers intended to block pirate movie websites. Elsewhere, the team had success in the High Court of Cassation and Justice, representing Midtown Retail in real-estate litigation arising from a restitution claim on a plot of land now housing a supermarket. Valentin Berea and Prof Lucian Mihai head the practice, which is experienced in handling antitrust, administrative and real estate litigation in addition to domestic and international arbitration. Răzvan Nănescu left the firm to establish Nănescu.

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 2

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

Valentin Berea and counsel Roxana Ionescu are ‘outstanding’ and ‘know competition law very well’. The pair jointly lead the practice at RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP), which adeptly handles merger approvals, dawn raids, antitrust investigations and litigation and internal audits. Recent highlights include representing Electrica in relation to allegations of cartel facilitation and successfully obtaining the annulment of a fine issued by the Competition Council for Maspex Romania.

Next generation lawyers

Roxana Ionescu - RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

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Energy and natural resources
Energy and natural resources - ranked: tier 2

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP) is particularly well regarded for energy-related transactions and financing. Victor Pădurari assisted EBRD with a $60m financing provided to SNTGN Transgaz Medias as part of the Brua project. Pădurari heads the practice alongside Mihai Ristici and the pair are advising Electrica on the re-organisation of its electricity distribution activities. Managing associate Bogdan Cordoş is also singled out.

Next generation lawyers

Bogdan Cordoş - RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 3

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

Recent highlights for Alexandru Retevoescu’s team at RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP) include a number of leasing, litigation and financing matters. It advised Regus on leases with five different developers and represented Midtown Retail before the High Court of Cassation and Justice in relation to a restitution claim at a supermarket site.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 2

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP)

RTPR Allen & Overy (Radu Tărăcilă Pădurari Retevoescu SCA in association with Allen & Overy LLP) is active across the technology, telecoms, media, social media, film distribution and online gaming industries. Sony Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox and Walt Disney are among a number of Hollywood studios who instructed the team in a claim against internet service providers aiming to block access to pirate movie websites. It also represented high-profile client Sky News in relation to a criminal investigation and subsequent civil claim concerning a news report on arms trafficking in Romania. Costin Tărăcilă and Mihai Ristici head the practice.

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