Firm Profile > Eversheds Sutherland Romania > Bucharest, Romania

Eversheds Sutherland Romania
010072, BUCHAREST 1

Real estate and construction Tier 2

Eversheds Sutherland Romania is instructed by clients from all corners of the market, including major occupiers such as Microsoft, logistics companies, investors, and retail, residential and commercial office space developers. Cristian Guia is backed by a strong team of partners and associates who also have plenty of experience in real estate financings and related disputes.

Practice head(s):


‘Eversheds has always had a great team of lawyers. They are very knowledgeable, pro-active and business orientated, meaning they approach a transaction with the closing in mind and find great solutions when in a deadlock. Compared to other firms we have worked with, they deliver great value for money.’

‘The team acts as one unit delivering seamless service. The associates under the leadership of Cristian Guia are familiar with the real estate matters at hand and they cover together all problems that may arise during a particular project. Their insight into the real estate market, strategic advice and attention to detail set them apart from any other law firm.’

‘Cristian Guia is by far the most knowledgeable practitioner we have been working with. His attention to detail, responsiveness and strategic advice coupled with his personal touch on every deal we entrusted him with made any received input invaluable for us. He has a team of young and enthusiast lawyers which are eager to respond to any of our needs (Mihaela Spiridon in particular).’

Key clients

Volvo Romania


NEPI Rockcastle

GLL Real Estate Partners



Primavera Development

Klass Wagen

Hervis Romania

Marks & Spencer Romania / Marks & Spencer Plc

Agrofert / Fert Tradero

E-Value International

Saule IT Services



TMT Tier 3

Eversheds Sutherland Romania's client list includes several high-profile telecoms companies, which it advises on a range of day-to-day, regulatory, restructuring and commercial issues. Cristian Lina has a long track record representing major clients in the market.

Practice head(s):


‘The TMT practice of Eversheds Sutherland in Romania is well established. The firm has one of the few teams on the market which understands the sector very well from all points of view. In fact, this is the added value they bring: an intimate knowledge of the sector, from commercial aspects to business restructuring.’

‘Cristian Lina, Managing Partner, has been working on transactions in the TMT sector for more than 10 years. He is a true business person in addition to being a lawyer with extraordinary skills when it comes to finding solutions for passing a camel through the eye of a needle.’

‘Cristian Guia is a safe pair of hands, extremely reliable and with excellent knowledge of the sector.’

‘Carolina Pletniuc is a senior associate who is very fast, personable and who keeps her wits about her even in most unpredictable circumstances.’

Key clients

Telekom Romania

E-Value International – member of the OTE – Cosmote Group

Vodafone Romania

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Eversheds Sutherland Romania was involved in over €200m worth of M&A and private equity deals recently, acting for buyers and sellers from a range of industries, including consumer goods, automotive, insurance, and pharmaceutical. The firm also provides strong corporate support on various matters including intra-group reorganisations and share capital changes, and also assists with negotiating shareholder agreements. The team is jointly led by managing partners Mihai Guia and Cristian Lina.

Practice head(s):


‘They are young, energetic, friendly but still have a professional and serious attitude. This is great mix that matches very well with our preferences.’

Key clients


Unilever Group

Premium Porc

Federica Mapelli




TELUS International

Autoliv Group

GES Event Intelligence AG

Parker Hannifin


Kambi Group plc


Food Union

Clarke Energy

Sika AG


Dispute resolution Tier 4

Eversheds Sutherland Romania acts for a healthy mix of banks, corporates and public bodies in a range of civil and administrative disputes. Practice head Sorin Susnea and his team regularly advise on employment, tax, consumer protection, insolvency and debt recovery claims.

Practice head(s):

Key clients

Volvo Romania

Telekom Romania Communications

Autoritatea de Supraveghere Financiara (The Financial Supervisory Authority)

Tampieri Group

OMV Petrom

Selena Group

Alpha Omega Confexim

Samsic Facility Maintenance



Multiprod Energo

The Royal Bank of Scotland

Department Name Email Telephone
Antitrust and competition Mihai Guia
Banking, finance and financial services Cristian Lina
Corporate and M&A Mihai Guia
Commercial contracts Mihai Guia
Company secretarial services Alexandra Sulea
Construction Cristian Guia
Data protection Alexandra Sulea
Dispute resolution Sorin Susnea
Employment Mihai Guia
Employment Oana Dobre
Environment Mihai Guia
Energy and natural resources Cristian Lina
Equity capital markets and private equity Cristian Lina
Insurance Mihai Guia
IP and IT Cristian Lina
International arbitration Sorin Susnea
Public procurement Mihai Guia
Real estate Cristian Guia
Restructuring and insolvency Sorin Susnea
Photo Name Position Profile
 Malina Aldea  photo Malina Aldea Associate
 Andreea Bogdan  photo Andreea Bogdan Associate
 Smaranda Cojocaru  photo Smaranda Cojocaru Associate
 Oana Dobre  photo Oana Dobre Associate
 Cristian Guia  photo Cristian Guia Partner
 Mihai Guia  photo Mihai Guia Managing Partner
 Alexandra Husar  photo Alexandra Husar Associate
 Alexandra Iacob  photo Alexandra Iacob Associate
Mr Adrian Iordache  photo Mr Adrian Iordache Adrian is a partner and advises on banking & finance, real estate…
 Adriana Ivanescu  photo Adriana Ivanescu Associate
 Mihai Jelea  photo Mihai Jelea Senior Associate
 Cristian Lina  photo Cristian Lina Managing Partner
 Cristina Milincianu  photo Cristina Milincianu Associate
 Raluca Nechimis  photo Raluca Nechimis Senior Associate
 Luiza Petrescu  photo Luiza Petrescu Associate
 Carolina Pletniuc  photo Carolina Pletniuc Associate
 Cristina Rosca  photo Cristina Rosca Junior Associate
 Alina Stoica  photo Alina Stoica Associate
 Sorin Susnea  photo Sorin Susnea Partner
 Ioana Viorica  photo Ioana Viorica Junior Associate
Number of lawyers : 2,000+
in this country : 24
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Contact : Mihai Guia (managing partner)
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