Marta Elena Popa > Voicu & Filipescu SCA > Bucharest, Romania > Lawyer Profile

Voicu & Filipescu SCA
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Senior Partner


Marta E. Popa is a senior partner of Voicu & Filipescu. She has wide experience in various practice areas under Romanian law, including corporate consultancy, mergers and acquisitions, project finance, banking and finance, public procurement, energy, as well as privatization, real estate matters and employment law. Having been involved in a significant number of the most important legal due diligence investigations and acquisition transactions that have taken place in the Romanian economy during recent years, Marta Popa has gained particular expertise in performing detailed investigations of domestic companies and drafting due diligence reports, advising major foreign clients or the Romanian state during the process of private acquisition or selling of the State-owned stakes in Romanian companies.
Marta Popa has considerable experience in assisting clients on complex public procurement procedures, especially in the energy field and coordinating teams in charge with legal assistance and representation in the litigation files in front of the Romanian Council for Complaints’ Settlement (CNSC) and in front of the Romanian Courts. 
She is the author of various articles published in international and Romanian magazines and has been involved as a speaker in numerous conferences.


Romania, English, French


Bucharest Bar Association
Member of Romanian National Association of Practitioners in Insolvency


Law School – University of Bucharest (1998)

Maitrise en Droit Commercial
Pantheon-Sorbonne University of Paris I

Lawyer Rankings

Romania > TMT

Voicu & Filipescu SCA has developed a good niche representing clients in the IT, electronics and management services sectors. The team is especially experienced advising on IT outsourcing contracts and related day-to-day support such as employment, regulatory and data protection. More specialised expertise includes network reviews and interconnection and access charges. Practice head Marta Popa is noted for her work in the telecoms space.

Romania > PPP and procurement

Voicu & Filipescu SCA enjoys a good reputation in the market, representing numerous transportation, industrial, and healthcare companies on their tenders for public contracts. As well as the bid stage, the team assists with financing packages, subcontracting agreements, facilities management, and handles any subsequent disputes. Practice co-head Raluca Mihai has a strong specialisation in this field, regularly advising on every stage of the process. Fellow co-head Marta Popa is especially experienced advising clients in the energy, IT and medical sectors.

Romania > Employment

Voicu & Filipescu SCA offers a broad employment practice, with a strong handle on employee dismissals, litigation, social security contributions and related immigration matters. The team also offers good transactional support and has been actively helping domestic and international clients navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. Marta Popa and Raluca Mihai jointly lead the team.

Romania > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Voicu & Filipescu SCA has a solid reputation for transactional matters, including mid-market M&A, spin-offs, restructurings and defending against hostile takeovers. The team also handles day-to-day commercial issues and works closely with several leading international firms. Daniel Voicu and Marta Popa lead an experienced team.