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15 B/C MARESAL ALEXANDRU AVERESCU BLVD, 6TH FLOOR, 1ST DISTRICT, BUCHAREST, ROMANIA
Tel:
Work +40 374 494 944
Fax:
Fax +40 37 409 4490
Email:
Web:
www.suciupopa.ro

Cleopatra Leahu

Tel:
Work +40 374 494 944
Email:
Web:
www.suciupopa.ro/
Suciu Popa

Work Department

  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Infrastructure, PPP & Public Procurement
  • Mergers & Acquisitions/Privatization
  • Environment
  • Employment, Compensation & Benefits
  • Regulatory & Compliance

Position

Cleopatra Leahu is a Partner, with substantial experience in energy & natural resources and mergers & acquisitions, acting as leading lawyer in complex acquisitions and project development, as well as in intricate permitting processes and securing of the relevant surface rights. Cleopatra is particularly proficient in the natural resources field, being recognized for her ability to devise tailored structures which helped companies preserve their titles and navigate the permitting process for major new developments, often in the face of intense scrutiny.

Cleopatra is recommended for Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions in Legal 500 EMEA and is ranked for Energy & Natural Resources in Chambers Europe.

Member

Member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators


Romania

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Suciu Popa predominantly acts for international clients in the FMCG, energy, oil & gas and infrastructure industries. The practice excels at M&A transactions as well as corporate governance, business restructuring schemes, joint venture structuring and privatisation. On the transaction front, it advised Enel Investment on its €400m acquisition of 13.6% of the share capital of E-Distribuție Muntenia and Enel Energie Muntenia from SAPE. Black Sea Oil & Gas received advice on the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development becoming a minority shareholder of the client. Practice head Miruna Suciu is supported by Cleopatra Leahu, Dan Ciobanu and recently promoted partner Andrei Georgescu.

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Energy and natural resources

Within: Leading individuals

Cleopatra Leahu - Suciu Popa

Within: Energy and natural resources

Miruna Suciu is a ‘wonderfully accomplished professional with exquisite expertise in the Romanian energy sector’ and leads Suciu Popa's team jointly with Luminița Popa. The duo are praised as ‘top-class lawyers with extensive experience’ and notably advised Enel Investment in relation to its €400m acquisition of 13.6% of the share capital of E-Distribuție Muntenia and Enel Energie Muntenia from SAPE. The team is predominantly active in the oil and gas sector and also features the highly recommended Cleopatra Leahu.

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