Firm Profile > Noerr > Bucharest, Romania

Noerr
STR. GENERAL CONSTANTIN
BUDISTEANU NR. 28 C, SECTOR 1
010775 BUCHAREST
Romania

Romania > Employment Tier 2

Noerr has a high-quality employment and pensions practice providing strong advisory and litigation services to its domestic and international clients. Senior associate and employment specialist Mircea-Catalin Roman oversees the day-to-day running of the practice with support from disputes partner Alexandru Ene. Recently the team was involved in several high profile employee dismissal procedures and litigations. On the non-contentious side it advised on several business transfers and closures in the industrial and telecoms sector.

Practice head(s):

Alexandru Ene; Mircea-Catalin Roman

Testimonials

‘Exceptional expertise, involvement and concern for the benefit of the client.’

Key clients

Bristol Myers Squibb

Samsung Electronics Romania

Pringles International Operations (Kellogg Group)

Stada Group

Accord Healthcare

Voya

Harman International Industries

SIAD Romania

Kik Textilien and Non-Food

Romania > Banking and finance Tier 3

Noerr acts for an impressive mix of major banks, borrowers and high-growth fintech companies. The team, which is led by the experienced Magdalena Alexandra Lupoi, offers acquisition finance and real estate finance support, and is also strong on the regulatory side. Partner Gabriel Popa also has a strong focus on this area.

Practice head(s):

Magdalena Lupoi

Other key lawyers:

Gloria Popa

Key clients

Grawe Romania Insurance

Samsung Electronics Romania

Hyosung Corporation

N26 Mobile Bank

Coface Finanz GmbH

Romania > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

Noerr is noted for its strong practice advising strategic corporate investors, private equity and venture capital funds, and domestic clients. The firm's regional presence gives it a strong edge in the market, as do its ties to the German market. Clients are active in a range of industries, including automotive, engineering, manufacturing, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, and TMT. Rusandra Sandu leads the well regarded team, which also includes office head Jörg Menzer and associated partner Gabriel Popa.

Practice head(s):

Rusandra Sandu

Other key lawyers:

Jörg Menzer; Gabriel Popa

Key clients

Kathrein SE

SIGNA

Bauer Media Group

Bristol-Myer Squibb

Stada Group

Nidec Sole Motor Corporation

Harman International Industries

Samsung Electronics

Daimler/Intelligent Apps

Skyview Capital LLC

Frontmatec Group

Romania > Dispute resolution Tier 3

Noerr regularly represents domestic and international clients in administrative and civil litigation as well as arbitration. The team also has a good track record for white-collar crime and compliance investigations, as well as restructuring and insolvency related disputes. Clients include companies in the manufacturing, life sciences, technology, financial services, and retail industries. Versatile practice head Alexandru Ene is a key contact.

Practice head(s):

Alexandru Ene

Key clients

Samsung Electronics

msg systems

Harman International Industries

Herz Armaturen

Dunapack Rambox

Zirom

Accord Healthcare

Grawe Romania Insurance

Kellogg European Services

Romania > EU and competition Tier 3

Noerr regularly handles compliance programs and audits on behalf of clients, as well as antitrust investigations and merger control procedures. Through practice co-head Iulian Sorescu, the firm has also established a strong and dedicated state aid department, with a good track record advising clients on related issues. Fellow co-head and corporate department head Rusandra Sandu is also highly experienced in related transactional matters. Counsel Luiza Bedros is also active in this area.

Practice head(s):

Rusandra Sandu; Iulian Sorescu

Other key lawyers:

Luiza Bedros

Testimonials

‘The lawyers from Noerr are very good professionals, extremely prompt and oriented towards offering practical solutions, respecting the legal provisions. Compared to other firms, Noerr stands out by offering consultancy based on strong experience and detailed knowledge of legal provisions.’

‘The team of lawyers is their strong point from our perspective. The lawyers are very good professionals, each of them having excellent knowledge in the fields in which they are specialized.’

Key clients

Kathrein

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Stada Group

Samsung Electronics

Chiesi

Universal Alloy Corporation Europe (UAC Europe)

Minet Group

Heraeus Romania

Romania > Real estate and construction Tier 3

Noerr represents a range of investors, developers, retailers and industrial companies on acquisitions, planning matters and construction projects. The team is strong on large cross border deals, representing both buyers and sellers. The firm was active throughout the COVID-19 pandemic assisting clients on lease agreements and any force majeure issues that might arise. Since publication, Ruxana Dudau left the firm.

Key clients

Kaufland

Vastint Romania

Kathrein SE

Signa Group

Element Industrial, Element Development, Element Investments

Stada M&D/Hemofarm

Bosch Group

KIK Textilien & Non-Food

Romania > Restructuring and insolvency Tier 3

Noerr provides strong support and advice on high-end insolvency-related disputes and debt recovery proceedings. Litigation head Alexandru Ene has considerable experience in the market, representing clients from across diverse sectors, including financial services, healthcare and energy. The team regularly advises multinationals on cross-border issues, including company reorganisations and restructurings.

Practice head(s):

Alexandru Ene

The firm: Noerr stands for excellence and entrepreneurial thinking. With well-versed teams of strong characters, Noerr devises and implements solutions for the most complex and sophisticated legal matters. United by a set of shared values, the firm’s 500+ professionals are driven by one goal: the client’s success. Listed groups and multinational companies, large and medium-sized family businesses as well as financial institutions and international investors all rely on the firm.

Entrepreneurial thinking: Noerr’s advisors make their clients’ challenges their own and are always thinking one step ahead. In doing so, they assume responsibility and are at liberty to make their own decisions. The firm is committed to always going the extra mile for its clients and to resolving complex matters with the perfect mix of experience, excellence and sound judgement.

Innovative solutions: in complex and dynamic markets new approaches are regularly required – and delivered by experts who bring both the know-how and the necessary passion. This is precisely what Noerr excels at: implementing integrated and innovative solutions in the most efficient way.

Global reach: as one of the top European law firms, Noerr is also well established internationally. With offices in 11 countries and a global network of top-ranked ‘best friends’ law firms, Noerr is able to offer its clients truly cross-border advice. In addition, Noerr is the exclusive member firm in Germany for Lex Mundi, the world’s leading network of independent law firms with in-depth experience in 100+ countries worldwide.

Capacity in Central and Eastern Europe: Noerr has long had its own offices in all major Central and Eastern European capitals. The firm regularly advises on greenfield investments, joint ventures, acquisitions and divestments in Central and Eastern Europe by investors from all over the world. With around 100 professionals, Noerr is one of the leading law firms in the region.

Department Name Email Telephone
Antitrust and competition Rusandra Sandu
Antitrust and competition Luiza Bedros
Banking and finance Magdalena Lupoi
Banking and finance Gabriel Popa
Capital markets Magdalena Lupoi
Compliance and investigations Alexandru Ene
Corporate/mergers and acquisitions Jörg Menzer
Corporate/mergers and acquisitions Rusandra Sandu
Employment and pensions Catalin Roman
Energy Roxana Dudau
Insurance and reinsurance Magdalena Lupoi
Intellectual property: trademarks and patents Dan Alexandru
Healthcare Luiza Bedros
Litigation, arbitration and ADR Alexandru Ene
Private equity and venture capital Gabriel Popa
Real estate investment Roxana Dudau
Regulatory and governmental affairs Jörg Menzer
Regulatory and governmental affairs Rusandra Sandu
Restructuring and insolvency Alexandru Ene
Subsidies Iulian Sorescu
Tax and financial advisory Iulian Sorescu
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Alexandru Ene  photo Mr Alexandru Ene Alexandru Ene is partner in Noerr´s Litigation, Arbitration & ADR and Compliance…
Ms Magdalena Alexandra Lupoi  photo Ms Magdalena Alexandra Lupoi Magdalena Lupoi is counsel in Noerr´s Banking & Finance and Insurance &…
 Jörg K. Menzer  photo Jörg K. Menzer Prof. Dr. Jörg K. Menzer, Partner, is responsible for the coordination of…
Mr Gabriel Popa  photo Mr Gabriel Popa Gabriel Popa is associated partner in Noerr´s Banking & Finance and Corporate/Mergers…
Ms Rusandra Sandu  photo Ms Rusandra Sandu Rusandra Sandu is partner in Noerr´s Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions and Antitrust &…
Number of lawyers : 520
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Contact : Jörg Menzer (office managing partner)
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