Firm Profile > bpv Grigorescu Stefanica > Bucharest, Romania

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica
33 DIONISIE LUPU STREET
020021 BUCHAREST
Romania

TMT Tier 1

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica's standing in the market is confirmed by the calibre of its technology and media clients, and the variety of its work. From international IT giants such as Google, to local technology start-ups, Cătălin Grigorescu's team provides a comprehensive service. The firm has also set up BAC Grigorescu Capital Advisors, a joint venture with the regional investment bank BAC Investment Banking, which supports IT and technology start-ups with listing on Romania's alternative trading system, AeRO.

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Key clients

Google

Evonomix

Sports Hub

Radio Smart

Epicor

Hornbach

Deutsch – Rumänische Industrie- und Handelskammer AHK

Genpact

2050ventures

Footprints

Employment Tier 2

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica advises on a broad range of contentious and non-contentious employment law. Lead partner Anca Grigorescu has over 20 years of experience advising on employment issues, and she is ably supported by managing associate Cristina Randjak. The team is highly experienced in major reorganisations, outsourcing and transfers.

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Testimonials

‘The team is excellent at providing business-oriented, practical legal advice.’

‘Anca Grigorescu and Cristina Randjak are very fast to respond and provide excellent, business-oriented advice. I have found them to be more dependable and practical than other firms.’

Key clients

Wienerberger

RWA Raiffeisen Agro Romania

MVGM

Genpact

WBV Weisenburger Bau

EU and competition Tier 2

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica has built up a strong pedigree for high-end merger clearance work, competition training, and investigations support. It is commended for its ability 'to work in international teams according to the needs of international transactions / complex international cases'. The firm has notable experience representing clients in the technology sector. The highly rated Cătălin Grigorescu leads the team, which includes experienced associates Cristina de Jonge and Iulia Dragomir.

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Testimonials

‘A great team that is perfectly able to work in international teams according to the needs of international transactions/complex international cases. Excellent knowledge of both national and international competition law. They are extremely strong as to new questions of antitrust & digitalization.’

‘The team is providing the comfort that they understand our business model well enough to design and implement the best strategies for tackling competition concerns in new markets.’

‘Cătălin Grigorescu sees beyond the legal framework and can provide real strategic business input.’

‘Cristina de Jonge: a compendium of knowledge in competition law.’

Key clients

MVGM

Immofinanz

Infineon Technologies

Restructuring and insolvency Tier 2

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica is highly experienced in this area, particularly on the debtor side where it is often instructed as liquidator, through its specialised insolvency company, Fractal Insolvency. Corporate specialist Alexandru Rusu leads the team.

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Key clients

Trenkwalder

Signify Romania

Shapir Structures

Turbo Tub

Orion Auto Invest

BHL Logistic

Groenland Poultry

Inform Tehnica Medicala

Totto Security

Amfiboswin

Salubriserv

Theming and Animatronics Industries

Energy and natural resources Tier 3

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica has a cross-practice service, with a good handle on the major contentious and non-contentious issues affecting the power and oil and gas markets. Anca Albulescu and Daniel Stefanica are two of the main contacts.

Key clients

Bepco

KDF Energy

Wienerberger – Sisteme de Caramizi

Habau

Intellectual property Tier 3

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica provides strong support on a variety of IP issues, including trade mark and patent infringements, and copyright protection. The team, led by Anca Albulescu, acts for several clients active in the IT, media, manufacturing and industrial sectors.

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Key clients

Google

WBV Weisenburger Bau + Verwaltung GmbH

ARTmania

IHK Solingen

Mondialaqua

PPP and procurement Tier 3

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica is recommended for its public procurement experience across a range of sectors, including the transport, security, construction and energy industries. As well as advice on concession agreements and PPPs, the group is also strong on the regulatory and disputes elements of issues. Anca Albulescu leads the team alongside Daniel Stefanica.

Key clients

Habau

Arbetsmarktservice Betriebs

Signify Romania

GFR

J.H. Tonnjes E.A.S.T

Tax Tier 3

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica is a good choice for tax structuring advice and acts for various domestic and international clients on related issues, including transactional and day-to-day support and litigation. Practice head Anca Grigorescu has over 20 years experience in the market, and Alexandru Rusu is also very active on the corporate support side.

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Key clients

Wienerberger

Real Garant Versicherung AG

VTG Rail Logistics

Lactalis Grup

voestalpine Romania

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica's clients benefit from the firm's wide-ranging commercial practice, which handles corporate governance, restructuring, M&A, consumer protection and further day-to-day issues. The team has a strong client base in the TMT and manufacturing sectors. Cătălin Grigorescu  and Alexandru Rusu  jointly lead the well-regarded team. Senior associate Dan Curiciuc is also singled out for praise by several clients.

Testimonials

‘The team instantly understood our requirements and the transaction was very smooth. The communication with our team was exemplary and we could tell at each stage where we are and what needs to happen to complete the project.’

‘Catalin Grigorescu sees beyond the legal requirement and is keen to make the business happen.’

‘Dan Curiciuc is very considerate of all possible implications and steers the project confidently away from roadblocks.’

Key clients

Beiersdorf

Signify Romania

Wienerberger

Green Grid

WBV Weisenburger Bau

Google LLC

Rompak

MVGM

VTG Rail Logistics

Panduit

Richina Pacific (China) Investment Ltd

Dispute resolution Tier 4

Daniel Stefanica leads the team at bpv Grigorescu Stefanica, which has experience representing clients across a variety of disputes. Given the firm's strong IT client base, it has good expertise in the contentious aspects of technology and data protection. Procurement, infrastructure, IP, employment, debt recovery, and tax disputes also feature prominently in its workload.

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Key clients

Bucharest City Hall

Biesterfeld International

Magyar Suzuki Corporation

Natura Management

Mondialacqua

ARBEITSMARKTSERVICE BETRIEBS

National Foundation for Science and Art (FNSA)

Wiebe România

Romair Consulting

Real estate and construction Tier 4

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica's real estate practice forms an important part of its broader commercial offering. Recently, the team has advised several clients on negotiating key lease agreements, while also acting for investors on major acquisitions. Anca Albulescu is the main contact.

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Key clients

Riverbed Technology

Exiger

Hornbach

Atlas

Richina Pacific

Wienerberger – Sisteme de Caramizi

ACS Industries

Still Material Handling Romania

Supernova

VTG Rail

The firm: 

bpv Grigorescu Ștefănică is a business law firm with a full-service offering for complex projects and litigation and a unique combination of legal and tax advisory capabilities. Founded in 2006 the firm is known internationally for its focus on the technology sector and its practice in areas such as Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions, Taxation, Employment & Benefits, Procurement, Concessions & PPPs, Real estate, Medical services, Energy and Infrastructure.

We are members of ICC Fraudnet and the first-ever Romanian member of the network. FraudNet operates under the auspices of the ICC’s London-based Commercial Crime Services unit and is an international network of independent lawyers who are the leading civil asset recovery specialists in each country.

Our lawyers are at the leading edge of their respective practices and industries. Together, we bring a wealth of experience acquired from having worked on challenging projects for international and local clients in both the private and public sectors. The clients we serve include some of the most successful local and international businesses and entrepreneurs.

bpv Grigorescu Ștefănică is a founding member of bpv Legal, an alliance of independent business law firms with offices in Bratislava, Brussels, Bucharest, Budapest, Prague and Vienna, offering cross-border legal advisory services in Central and Eastern Europe.

Areas of practice
bpv Grigorescu Ștefănică advises comprehensively in the following areas of law: antitrust and merger control, banking and finance, commercial, construction, corporate and insolvency, dispute resolution, employment and benefits, energy, natural resources and environment, infrastructure and utilities, intellectual property, M&A, privacy and data protection, procurement, concessions, PPPs, real estate, taxation, technology, media & telecom.

In contrast with a majority of the other firms, bpv Grigorescu Ștefănică’s combination of legal and tax advisory capabilities is unique in the sense that most of its senior lawyers have a significant understanding of tax aspects and their implications in connection with the transacted matters. This feature allows them to advise promptly on tax issues as they arise and lead negotiations and structure agreements from a tax perspective on-the-fly, with significant process and time gains, without the need to refer the matter to its specialized tax team, except for the most complex or controversial issues.

Department Name Email Telephone
Antitrust & Merger Control Catalin Grigorescu catalin.grigorescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Banking and finance Catalin Grigorescu catalin.grigorescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Commercial Anca Albulescu anca.albulescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Corporate & Insolvency Alexandru Rusu alexandru.rusu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Data Protection & Privacy Catalin Grigorescu catalin.grigorescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Dispute resolution Daniel Stefanica daniel.stefanica@bpv-grigorescu.com
Employment Anca Grigorescu anca.grigorescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Energy, Natural Resources & Environment Daniel Stefanica daniel.stefanica@bpv-grigorescu.com
EU and competition Catalin Grigorescu catalin.grigorescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Infrastructure & Utilities Anca Albulescu anca.albulescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Intellectual Property Anca Albulescu anca.albulescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Procurement, Concessions, PPPs Anca Albulescu anca.albulescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Real Estate and Construction Anca Albulescu anca.albulescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Taxation Anca Grigorescu anca.grigorescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Technology, Media & Telecoms Catalin Grigorescu catalin.grigorescu@bpv-grigorescu.com
Photo Name Position Profile
Mrs Anca Albulescu  photo Mrs Anca Albulescu A founding partner of the firm, Anca leads the firm’s real-estate and…
Mr Catalin Grigorescu  photo Mr Catalin Grigorescu Catalin Grigorescu is a co-founder of the firm and its current Managing…
Mrs Anca Grigorescu  photo Mrs Anca Grigorescu Anca Grigorescu is a founding partner of the firm and heads the…
Mr Alexandru Rusu  photo Mr Alexandru Rusu Alexandru Rusu is a founding partner of the firm, who is experienced…
Mr Daniel Stefanica  photo Mr Daniel Stefanica Partner advising on Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Energy, Natural Resources & Environment, Infrastructure…
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