Ms Monia Dobrescu > Musat & Asociatii > Bucharest, Romania > Lawyer Profile

Musat & Asociatii
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Work Department

Banking & Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions / Privatisation, Real Estate & Construction, Corporate & Commercial Law, Infrastructure & PPP / Public Procurement


Partner. Ms Monia Dobrescu is particularly qualified in Banking & Finance, her expertise spanning all aspects of general finance and banking law, contractual relationships, syndicated loans and compliance, with special focus on project finance transactions. She assisted major international players and leading financial groups in relation to various loan restructuring projects, financing and refinancing schemes, project and asset financing and securitization. Ms Dobrescu also achieved substantial experience in Real Estate & Construction, having been involved in a large number of high-profile real estate projects and acting for landlords, tenants, lenders, developers, main contractors and various consultants. She advised on a broad range of legal issues, including FIDIC, regulatory matters and authorizations, private equity funds, property portfolio restructuring, as well as real estate securities and was involved in all stages of the transactions, from due diligence investigations to post-closing matters.


Partner, Muşat & Asociaţii: January 2012 to date Managing Associate, Muşat & Asociaţii 2009 – 2011 Senior Associate, Muşat & Asociaţii 2006 – 2009 Associate, Muşat & Asociaţii 2002-2006


Romanian, Spanish and English


Bucharest and Romanian Bar Associations


Law Degree, University of Bucharest

Lawyer Rankings

Romania > Banking and finance

Mona Muşat, Monia Dobrescu and Razvan Stoicescu lead the team at Muşat & Asociaţii and act on both local and international transactions. Project finance is a particular strength of the practice, with Muşat currently acting for an Asian bank in relation to the financing of five photovoltaic projects across Romania. Elsewhere, Stoicescu acted for a chemical industry company on refinancing its existing debt via a bank credit facility. The recent caseload also includes a number of real estate transactions.

Romania > Employment

Muşat & Asociaţii‘s team is ‘characterised by professionalism and a pro-active attitude’, providing ‘great support from the legal point of view’. It acts for a predominantly multinational client base on a wide range of matters, from day-to-day counsel to labour litigation. Practice head Monia Dobrescu regularly assists Amazon in employee representative negotiation and internal policy regulation. Anca Vătășoiu departed to establish her own firm.

Romania > Real estate and construction

Muşat & Asociaţii‘s ‘response times and technical abilities’ are ‘exceptional’. Practice head Monia Dobrescu is experienced in representing landlords, tenants, lenders and developers and recently advised Novares on its development of a new Romania-based facility. Senior associate Anca Simeria is ‘indefatigable’ and the overall team is praised for its ‘willingness to embrace commercial lateral thinking’.