Firm Profile > Leroy si Asociatii > Bucharest, Romania

Leroy si Asociatii
10-12 MAIOR GHEORGHE SONTU STREET
011448 BUCHAREST
Romania

Romania > PPP and procurement Tier 2

Leroy si Asociatii has good expertise in complex projects linked to heavily regulated and politically sensitive sectors such as defence and nuclear energy. In this respect, the firm has a good record on major tenders, and typically advises clients on the full range of issues that follow, from day-to-day operational management through to related disputes. The firm represents an impressive mix of international clients and is often referred work by major international law firms. Bruno Leroy and Andreea Toma are both highly experienced practitioners.

Practice head(s):

Bruno Leroy; Andreea Toma

Key clients

Expert Petroleum

EUROGAMMAS CONSORTIUM

VITALIA GROUP

Airbus Helicopters

NAVAL Group

Romania > Banking and finance Tier 3

Leroy si Asociatii acts for a broad mix of domestic and international lenders and borrowers, and has especially strong connections to the French market. Securitisation is a significant area of strength, and the practice has also been involved in several complex restructurings and real estate financings. Andreea Toma leads the experienced team, which includes experienced of counsel Cristina Togan.

Practice head(s):

Andreea Toma

Key clients

BNP PARIBAS GROUP (BNPP)

EXPERT PETROLEUM GROUP

BRD GROUPE SOCIETE GENERALE

CEETRUS GROUP

INTERNATIONAL CAPITAL MARKET ASSOCIATION (ICMA)

INTERNATIONAL SECURITIES LENDING ASSOCIATION (ISLA)

INTERNATIONAL SWAPS AND DERIVATIVES ASSOCIATION (ISDA)

Romania > Capital markets Tier 3

Leroy si Asociatii has a good track recorrd on equity and debt deals, and is especially noted for its expertise on structured products. Its ongoing advice to the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) is demonstrative of its strong reputation for related regulatory issues. Other clients include major issuers, industry bodies, multilateral lenders and financial institutions. Practice head Andreea Toma is highly experienced in this area.

Practice head(s):

Andreea Toma

Key clients

BRD Groupe Societe Generale

International Capital Market Association (ICMA)

International Securities Lending Association (ISLA)

International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA)

Romania > Dispute resolution Tier 3

Leroy si Asociatii represents a wide range of domestic and international clients in civil and administrative disputes. The team, led by Bruno Leroy, has had success taking on the regulators and is also experienced in shareholder, public procurement, infrastructure, real estate, energy and banking related claims. Senior associate Edgar Jakab also has an active practice.

Practice head(s):

Bruno Leroy

Other key lawyers:

Edgar Jakab

Testimonials

‘Very good team, quite stable, with very good knowledge and experience. Bruno Leroy is one of the most experienced business lawyer in the Romanian market with excellent knowledge about business in Romania.’

Key clients

Albalact SA (Lactalis Group)

ENGIE Romania SA (member of ENGIE Group)

Naval Group

Engie Romania SA

Expert Petroleum SRL (Romania)

SUEZ International SAS

Automobiles Peugeot

TIAB Romania

GSE Romania SRL

CRH Ciment (Romania) S.A.

Expert Petroleum

ENGIE Romania SA.

ETi European Food Industries S.A.

Vitalia Servicii Pentru Mediu SA

AIC Land Development SA

Safege S.A. Nanterre France

CEVA Logistics SRL

Kosam Kozmetic Pazarlama Ve Ticaret Anonim Sirketi

Euroholding SRL

Debitare Indoire Sudura SRL

Romania > Employment Tier 3

Leroy si Asociatii's broad domestic and international clientbase can rely on the team to advise on the full swathe of employment issues. Recently the firm  provided strong support on several strategic reorganisations, including related disputes in court. Clients include major consumer goods companies and manufacturers, many of which have strong links to France. Bruno Leroy leads the practice with support from employment expert and senior associate Madalina Ivan.

Practice head(s):

Bruno Leroy

Other key lawyers:

Madalina Ivan

Key clients

ETI European Foods

LVMH

Romania > Energy and natural resources Tier 3

Leroy si Asociatii is a strong choice for regulatory and contentious energy issues, where it is favoured by several key domestic and international players in the market. Clients include major gas and electricity distribution companies, and the firm's workload also extends to transactional and infrastructure deals, and concession agreements. Practice head Bruno Leroy is a highly experienced figure.

Practice head(s):

Bruno Leroy

Testimonials

‘Very good and experienced team. In depth knowledge of the Romanian market. Bruno Leroy is one of the most experienced business lawyer in the Romanian market.’

Key clients

ENGIE Romania S.A. (Member of ENGIE Group)

Wirom Gas S.A.

Expert Petroleum

CIGA Energy SA

Romania > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Leroy si Asociatii is a popular choice, particularly for international companies operating in the consumer goods, infrastructure, and telecoms sectors. The team, which includes the highly experienced Bruno Leroy and Andreea Toma, handles a wide range of matters, including M&A, corporate reorganisations, business launches, and divestitures. The firm is also noted for its strong links to the French market. Senior associate Ruxandra Manciu  also has an active practice.

Practice head(s):

Bruno Leroy; Andreea Toma

Key clients

LACOSTE

Visualis / Store Building Partners S.R.L.

Vodafone

LOUIS VUITTON

Servier Pharma SRL

Sermedic SRL

VINCI Energies

GroupeRocher (Yves Rocher)

SUEZ

ENGIE

The firm: Leroy si Asociatii is one of Romania’s leading independent law firms. With over  20 years of experience in the Romanian market, the firm has gained national and international recognition for its contribution on some of the most significant investments and transactions in Romania.

From the very beginning, Leroy si Asociatii has had an important impact on the Romanian legal advisory market. The firm’s teams have worked efficiently on ground-breaking transactions across multiple practice areas, notably in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, banking and finance, real estate and projects and infrastructure. Having advised on several major privatisations, the firm subsequently successfully structured high-profile acquisitions, and were instructed to act on the first Romanian law governed syndicated credit facility, the largest real estate financing in Romania, as well as the first motorway concession project in the country at that time.

Leroy si Asociatii has extensive expertise advising on high-profile transactions. The firm has established practices in all areas of business law (competition, regulatory, employment, dispute resolution, intellectual property), and assists clients on day-to-day business by taking a cross-disciplinary approach, along with a thorough understanding of the clients legal and commercial needs.

The firm’s diversified portfolio of international and national clients includes leading corporations, credit institutions, international financial institutions, investment funds, small and medium-sized enterprises and state-owned companies. In addition, the firm’s legal capabilities enable it to advise international associations on various legal matters, and the Romanian government on legislative projects in highly regulated sectors.

Areas of practice: The firm’s team of 20 lawyers has first-rate legal skills, in-depth market knowledge, and the experience of providing innovative legal solutions to business ambitions.

With comprehensive legal knowledge and excellent practical skills, its lawyers deliver high-standard, business-oriented advice across a wide range of disciplines. Furthermore, the firm’s lawyers’ multiple specialisations enhance the quality of its services in several industries, enabling the delivery of a customised response to each of its clients’ particular needs and objectives.

Additionally, Leroy si Asociatii works closely with reputable international law firms on cross-border transactions and is able to deliver integrated legal advice at all times on any transaction.

The firm provides multinational, international institutions, SME, and local company clients with the full range of services to meet their specific legal and business needs, so as to facilitate smooth interaction with the Romanian authorities and other essential stakeholders.

The firm assists investors wishing to settle in Romania, as well as companies already established, in relation to their day-to-day business activity.

Leroy si Asociatii has a departmental structure covering all the main branches of business law:

Corporate and M&A; banking and finance; capital markets; competition, distribution and consumer law; real estate; energy and natural resources; projects and infrastructure; intellectual property and data protection; employment; dispute resolution; insurance and aviation.

Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate M&A Bruno Leroy leroy@leroylaw.ro +40212330310
Banking and finance Andreea Toma toma@leroylaw.ro +40212330310
Real estate Bruno Leroy leroy@leroylaw.ro +40212330310
Energy and natural resources Andreea Toma toma@leroylaw.ro +40212330310
Projects and infrastructure Andreea Toma toma@leroylaw.ro +40212330310
Employment Bruno Leroy leroy@leroylaw.ro +40212330310
Capital markets Andreea Toma toma@leroylaw.ro +40212330310
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Bruno Leroy  photo Mr Bruno Leroy Partner – Practice areas : Competition, Distribution & Consumer Law / Corporate,…
Mrs Andreea Toma  photo Mrs Andreea Toma Partner – Practice areas : Banking & Finance / Corporate, M&A /…
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Foreign Investors Council
Petroleum Club of Romania
Romanian Business Leaders
French Romanian Chamber of Commerce
AmCham American Chamber of Commerce
IBA (International Bar Association)
Contacts : Bruno Leroy Partner; (bruno.leroy@leroylaw.ro)
Contacts : Andreea Toma Partner; (andreea.toma@leroylaw.ro)