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Musat & Asociatii

43 AVIATORILOR BOULEVARD, 1ST DISTRICT, 011853 BUCHAREST, ROMANIA
Tel:
Work +40 21 202 5900
Fax:
Fax +40 21 223 3957
Email:
Web:
www.musat.ro
Bucharest, Cluj Napoca

Romania

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Muşat & Asociaţii

Muşat & Asociaţii’s expertise includes bank lending, loan restructuring and project financing. Mona Muşat and Monia Dobrescu advised the European Investment Bank on a €232m loan to the Municipality of Bucharest intended for urban development. Răzvan Stoicescu is another notable practitioner.

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Muşat & Asociaţii

Muşat & Asociaţii’s workload includes IPOs and bonds issuance matters. Clients include Sif Transilvania and Nokia. Răzvan Stoicescu is the key contact.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Muşat & Asociaţii

Muşat & Asociaţii’s client base includes companies from the real estate, technology, retail and construction sectors, among others. The team handles a broad range of M&A matters. Gheorghe Muşat and Mona Mușat are the practice co-heads.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

Muşat & Asociaţii

Gheorghe Buta leads Muşat & Asociaţii’s team; he is assisting the Romanian Academy with a dispute pertaining to copyright matters regarding the translation of a critical edition of a classic text. Octavian Popescu is another key figure.

Leading individuals

Gheorghe Buta - Muşat & Asociaţii

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 2

Muşat & Asociaţii

At Muşat & Asociaţii, recent highlights include acting for L’Oréal Romania on structuring and implementing distribution agreements to comply with competition legislation. Anca Buta Mușat is a notable practitioner.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

Muşat & Asociaţii

Monia Dobrescu leads the team at Muşat & Asociaţii. The group’s workload includes collective bargaining agreements and TUPE matters. In 2017 managing associate Anca Vătășoiu joined from Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen. Ana–Maria Plăcintescu and Ileana Lucian are now with Placintescu Riti Lucian.

Next generation lawyers

Anca Vătășoiu - Muşat & Asociaţii

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

Muşat & Asociaţii

Răzvan Stoicescu leads the team at Muşat & Asociaţii, which handles mandates pertaining to oil and gas, renewables, mining and electricity, among other areas. Stoicescu advises Nereo Green Capital on the sale of a 400MW wind power plant to Goldwind and CEE Fund.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 2

Muşat & Asociaţii

Muşat & Asociaţii handles patent, copyright, trade mark and franchising mandates. Practice head Anca Buta Mușat represented Alka in litigation against Kraft Foods for alleged infringement of Alka’s Milka lilac colour trade mark.

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PPP and procurement
PPP and procurement - ranked: tier 1

Muşat & Asociaţii

Muşat & Asociaţii has a strong reputation for handling technology, natural resources and defence mandates. The team is advising automotive supplier Star Assembly on a €270m manufacturing plant development project, and is assisting Construcciones y Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles with its work for the fifth Bucharest metro line project. Iulian Popescu is the key name.

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

Muşat & Asociaţii

In recent work highlights, Muşat & Asociaţii’s Monia Dobrescu is advising Mecaplast on expanding its business in Eastern Europe and its development of a new facility in Romania; she and Mona Muşat are also assisting Grupo Lar with real estate developments worth €300m in Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca.

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Restructuring and insolvency
Restructuring and insolvency - ranked: tier 2

Muşat & Asociaţii

Muşat & Asociaţii’s Mihai Popa is assisting Teamnet International with its €62m insolvency and restructuring procedure. Creditor clients include Piraeus Bank Romania. Managing associate Iuliana Popa is also recommended.

Next generation lawyers

Iuliana Popa - Muşat & Asociaţii

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 1

Muşat & Asociaţii

In recent highlights, Muşat & Asociaţii’s team is acting as lead legal adviser in a consortium selected by the Romanian government to assist the Romanian Ministry of Communications and Information Society with the privatisation of Telekom Romania. Iulian Popescu heads up the group.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 2

Muşat & Asociaţii

Muşat & Asociaţii’s workload includes tax disputes and employee benefits. The client roster includes Amazon and Nokia. Răzvan Graure is the key contact.

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White-collar crime
White-collar crime - ranked: tier 1

Muşat & Asociaţii

Muşat & Asociaţii handles a broad range of criminal law matters. Gheorghe Buta, Octavian Popescu and Liviu Togan are the key names. The trio are representing Leoni and its Romanian affiliate in an investigation into a €39.5m transnational informatics fraud. Mădălin Enache moved to ENACHE | CDA in April 2017.

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