Firm Profile > Albota Law Firm > Bucharest, Romania

Albota Law Firm

Real estate and construction Tier 2

Albota Law Firm is a highly rated real estate law boutique with a strong track record handling complex, high-value acquisitions and disposals, and development projects. Transactions often have a cross-border and corporate element. Clients include major developers and investors. Name partner Oana Albotă is 'very involved in all aspects of the transaction, with extensive practical experience.'

Practice head(s):


‘The firm has an excellent understanding of  real estate and construction and particularly with the application of the FIDIC contract.’

‘The team has a great capability of working together with the client, in depth knowledge of sensitive interpretations of law and contract and extensive knowledge of case studies.’

‘One of the impressive strengths is the willingness and success of understanding technical aspects which are normally outside lawyers’ understanding.’

‘Oana Albotă is very involved in all aspects of transaction, with extensive practical experience.’

Key clients

Atenor Group

Nor Residential Solutions

Green Gate Development


Kiz Invest

White Star Real Estate

Conarg Group

Ergoz Romania Real Estate

London Partners

The firm: Albota Law Firm is a boutique law firm set up in May 2014. The firm was founded by Oana Albota. Before this, Oana co-ordinated, as a partner, the real estate practice of PeliFilip, which she joined from NNDKP.

The main area of practice of the law firm is real estate and construction. It has the capabilities to assist clients in all the areas connected to a real estate project: financing, real estate permitting and regulatory, corporate commercial, litigation and arbitration.

Clients choose the firm because they appreciate the clarity of its advice, its focus on results, and the efficiency of its service and its fast reaction time, all at a very fair price.

The small size of the firm is a huge advantage as it eliminates formalism, it ensures the thorough involvement of a specialised partner in every project at the law firm, the close co-ordination of the team of lawyers and it guarantees a proper cost control.

The quality of the legal services derives from the firm’s market knowledge and excellent legal know-how.

During the last 15 years the firm’s lawyers have been involved in transactions standing as landmarks for the real estate market in Romania and in significant international construction arbitrations.

Areas of practice: The firm specialises in construction and real estate.

It is experienced in all construction sectors and in the engineering industry. It is particularly specialised in FIDIC contracts and FIDIC adjudication.

Its expertise in the real estate area includes the structuring of transactions from acquisition of real estate properties in Romania up to the exit point, planning, development, leasing and financing of real estate projects, land use, private-public partnership in real estate projects, agricultural, forestry, energy and infrastructure projects, and regulatory matters.

It offers banking and finance services, advising borrowers, funds and investors from the point of term sheet and structuring stage, through closing, trenching and securitisation, administration and restructuring.

With a solid understanding of the Romanian law and an impressive experience in corporate and commercial, it assists clients, from the very first steps of the incorporation of a company until the exit, with the company’s day-to-day business, providing all legal advice required to help them stay in full compliance with Romanian rules and regulations.

It offers clients comprehensive advice at every stage of a conflict, in all forms of dispute resolution including: litigation, arbitration, mediation, conciliation and adjudication. It provides services covering assistance in complex commercial disputes before law courts and assistance in arbitration and alternative dispute resolution.

Department Name Email Telephone
Real estate and construction Oana Albota
Real estate and construction Andreea-Stefania Ciobanu
Banking and financing Oana Albota
Banking and financing Andreea-Stefania Ciobanu
Corporate and commercial Oana Albota
Corporate and commercial Andreea-Stefania Ciobanu
Dispute resolution Oana Albota
Photo Name Position Profile
Ms Oana Albota photo Ms Oana Albota Partner
Mrs DIANA Badea  photo Mrs DIANA Badea Associate
Mrs ANDREEA Ciobanu  photo Mrs ANDREEA Ciobanu Associate
Mrs ANA-MARIA Mincu  photo Mrs ANA-MARIA Mincu Associate
Mr BOGDAN Roșcaniuc  photo Mr BOGDAN Roșcaniuc Associate
Number of lawyers : 8