Miruna Suciu > Suciu Popa > Bucharest, Romania > Lawyer Profile

Suciu Popa

Work Department

  • Mergers & Acquisitions/Privatization
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Banking & Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Project Finance/Asset Management


Miruna Suciu is one of the two Managing Partners of the firm, with over 20 years of professional experience. Miruna is regarded as one of the most experienced practitioners in mergers & acquisitions, energy & natural resources and related regulatory matters, as well as in finance and capital markets. She has advised a significant portfolio of top-tier corporate clients, investment funds, private equity and banks in cutting-edge transactions of both domestic and international dimension.

Miruna is ranked for Banking, Debt Capital Markets, Equity Capital Markets, Project Finance, Energy and Infrastructure, Mergers and Acquisitions, Project Development in IFLR 1000. She is recognized for Mergers & Acquisitions, Energy & Natural Resources and Capital Markets in Chambers Europe. Miruna is also recommended by Legal 500 EMEA for Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions and Energy & Natural Resources. She has won the Client Choice Award for Energy & Natural Resources practitioner granted by the International Law Office in 2014 and 2015.


Certified insolvency Practitioner -Romanian Insolvency Practitioners Association

Lawyer Rankings

Romania > Banking and finance

Recently promoted partner Crina Ciobanu heads the practice at Suciu Popa jointly with Miruna Suciu. The team covers the full spectrum of banking and finance matters and is particularly active in the energy, oil & gas, FMCG and infrastructure industries. In a recent highlight the team advised Enel Energie and Enel Energie Muntenia, both subsidiaries of Enel SpA, on the financing of various intragroup activities. It also assisted Hili Properties with securing financing for the acquisition of the ART Business Centre. British and American companies form a large proportion of the practice’s international client base.

Romania > Capital markets

Suciu Popa assisted Hidroelectrica with its IPO and advised clients such as ARO Palace, SIF Transilvania and Feper on issues including regulatory compliance, corporate governance and shareholder disputes. Miruna Suciu and Dan Ciobanu jointly head the department.

Romania > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Miruna SuciuSuciu Popa

Suciu Popa predominantly acts for international clients in the FMCG, energy, oil & gas and infrastructure industries. The practice excels at M&A transactions as well as corporate governance, business restructuring schemes, joint venture structuring and privatisation. On the transaction front, it advised Enel Investment on its €400m acquisition of 13.6% of the share capital of E-Distribuție Muntenia and Enel Energie Muntenia from SAPE. Black Sea Oil & Gas received advice on the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development becoming a minority shareholder of the client. Practice head Miruna Suciu is supported by Cleopatra Leahu, Dan Ciobanu and recently promoted partner Andrei Georgescu.

Romania > Energy and natural resources

Miruna Suciu is a ‘wonderfully accomplished professional with exquisite expertise in the Romanian energy sector’ and leads Suciu Popa‘s team jointly with Luminița Popa. The duo are praised as ‘top-class lawyers with extensive experience’ and notably advised Enel Investment in relation to its €400m acquisition of 13.6% of the share capital of E-Distribuție Muntenia and Enel Energie Muntenia from SAPE. The team is predominantly active in the oil and gas sector and also features the highly recommended Cleopatra Leahu.