Mr Daniel Stefanica > bpv Grigorescu Stefanica > Bucharest, Romania > Lawyer Profile

bpv Grigorescu Stefanica
33 DIONISIE LUPU STREET
020021 BUCHAREST
Romania

Work Department

Position

Partner advising on Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Energy, Natural Resources & Environment, Infrastructure & Utilities, Procurement, Concessions, PPPs, Real Estate, Taxation.

Daniel Ştefănică heads the dispute resolution practice of the firm. He has a wealth of experience in private domestic and international litigation and arbitration, including ICC and ICSID arbitration, as one of the lawyers to have been involved the first ICSID cases against Romania. He also has substantial experience in energy and natural resources.

Daniel has experience in advising power companies, owners, developers and off-takers on investment and operations in power-generation capacities, power grids, renewable energy projects and emissions-trading-scheme transactions. His expertise extends to the public sector, advising both private sector and state-owned institutions on public procurement of work and goods, concessions and PPPs, utilities, and system assets.

In addition, Daniel advises both domestic and international clients on taxation matters such as avoidance of double taxation, tax structures, and transfer pricing issues. He also assists issuers and underwriters in the sale of equity and debt securities in both public and private offerings, particularly municipal bond issuance.

Daniel maintains strong working relationships with associations of private investors as well as with government bodies and representatives with responsibilities in the energy, infrastructure and environment sectors.

Career

2011 – present: Partner, bpv GRIGORESCU STEFANICA

Languages

Romanian, English

Memberships

Bucharest Bar Association;
American Bar Association;
International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation.

Education

University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law, Bachelor’s Degree

Lawyer Rankings

Romania > Dispute resolution

Technology, procurement, employment, tax and debt recovery disputes form the recent caseload at bpv Grigorescu Ştefănică. Practice head Daniel Stefanica defended Bancpost in a series of disputes pertaining to alleged abusive contractual clauses contained within the client’s loan contracts. Notable clients include Google and Bucharest City Hall.

Romania > Energy and natural resources

bpv Grigorescu Ştefănică advised French-based Total Group on the incorporation of its new Romanian entity, Total Global Services Bucharest. The team has seen an active year handling energy-related disputes and is representing KDF Energy in litigation regarding the termination of a contract with two Italian biomass power plant developers. Anca Albulescu and Daniel Stefanica head the department.