Firm Profile > Dentons > Bucharest, Romania

The Mark, Calea Grivitei nr. 84-98
010735 Bucharest

Employment Tier 2

Tiberiu Csaki helms the practice at Dentons, which advised InterGlobe Technologies on the establishment and structuring of its operations in Romania, including on hiring and termination policies, contractual arrangements and compliance considerations. JLG Manufacturing Europe, Autoliv and CGI Group also sought advice on the full spectrum of employment issues.

Energy and natural resources Tier 2

Practice head Claudiu Munteanu-Jipescu is the name to note at Dentons. He is a renewable energy sector specialist and experienced in advising on regulatory, contractual and corporate matters. The team advised CEFC China Energy Company on its acquisition of a majority stake in KMG International. Other notable clients include Engie, Hidroelectrica and Monsson Group.

Real estate and construction Tier 2

Perry V. Zizzi and Bogdan Papandopol jointly head the team at Dentons. Zizzi specialises in real estate investment, financing, acquisitions and leasing matters, and Papandopol focuses on transactions. The pair advised Banca Comercială Română on amendments to the existing financing of CTP’s acquisition of a logistic properties portfolio and also acted for METRO Cash & Carry on a property sale and lease to a high-profile retailer.

Restructuring and insolvency Tier 2

Dentons acts for debtors, creditors, shareholders, foreign and domestic investors as well as officers and directors of distressed companies. Practice head Tiberiu Csaki assisted an global agricultural cooperative with a successful debt recovery via insolvency proceedings involving a Romanian trader of cereals. Work for debtors includes the ongoing representation of a chemical manufacturing company in insolvency proceedings, where the group assisted in challenging the measures implemented by the judicial receiver.

TMT Tier 2

Dentons possesses expert knowledge of technology-sector M&A, competition, consumer and data protection, finance and GDPR issues. Recent work highlights include advising Tata Communications on an array of regulatory issues specific to the Romanian market as well as providing counsel to a multinational conglomerate from the US on its EU-wide GDPR implementation. Anda G Todor heads the team.

Banking and finance Tier 3

Perry V. Zizzi's team at Dentons is well regarded for its real estate and corporate finance capabilities, as well as for loan work-outs and restructurings. It assisted Banca Comercială Română and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development with the development financing for two green warehouses. In another highlight, the practice formed part of an international team advising a consortium of lenders on the acquisition of Fortuna Entertainment Group. The team has experience advising clients in the manufacturing, technology, green energy and automotive industries.

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 3

Dentons' team is ‘responsive, creative in its approach and solution driven’. Practice head Anda G Todor is ‘extremely helpful and available’ and recently formed part of a global team advising KKR on its multibillion-euro offer to acquire Unilever's Spreads business. In another cross-border matter the team advised FMC on Romanian law relating to its partly acquisition of DuPont’s Crop Protection business. In addition to mergers and acquisitions, the team handles all aspects of corporate law and recently advised Sony in relation to its Romanian supply contracts.

Dispute resolution Tier 3

Dentons successfully obtained an annulment of a fine levied on client Auchan's Real hypermarkets by the Romanian Competition Council. Practice head Tiberiu Csaki led on the matter and also achieved a positive outcome for Ovidiu Development on a claim for annulment of a building permit at the largest Romanian wind farm. The team handles a broad range of disputes in the energy, automotive, infrastructure, manufacturing, chemicals and retail industries.

EU and competition Tier 3

At Dentons, practice head Raul Mihu successfully assisted two retail giants with Competition Council negotiations pertaining to a first of its kind, joint acquisition project. Mihu’s team handled the full range of competition matters including EU and national merger control, cartel investigations, antitrust, compliance programmes, state aid and restrictive practices.

The firm

Dentons is one of the oldest international law firms in Romania, being present on the local market for 20 years. The team in Bucharest regularly advises a wide range of clients, from emerging and mid-size companies to multinationals, across a large variety of industry sectors.

Dentons is the world’s largest law firm, delivering quality and value to clients around the globe. Dentons is a leader on the Acritas Global Elite Brand Index, a BTI Client Service 30 Award winner and recognised by prominent business and legal publications for its innovations in client service, including founding Nextlaw Labs and the Nextlaw Global Referral Network. Dentons’ polycentric approach and world-class talent challenge the status quo to advance client interests in the communities in which they live and work.

Dentons’ global team builds agile, tailored solutions to meet the local, national and global needs of private and public clients of any size.

Areas of practice

Dentons’ lawyers and professionals provide services in the following practice disciplines and industry sectors:

Banking and finance: Dentons covers every aspect of banking and capital markets transactions in the world’s leading financial centres. Dentons helps clients access and invest new sources of capital, develop and use financial products, structure financing transactions, comply with regulations, respond to investigations and resolve disputes.

Competition and antitrust: Dentons provides legal advice and judicial assistance in all aspects of national and EU competition law, consumer law, state aid, tender procedures and regulatory issues. Clients receive tailored, industry-focused advice on complex litigation, investigations by competition authorities, merger control, competition compliance, or commercial arrangements.

Corporate and M&A: Dentons provides clients with comprehensive legal advice on public and private M&A, joint ventures, corporate finance, private equity, disposals, corporate restructurings, and general commercial, antitrust and corporate governance issues.

Energy: with one of the world’s leading energy practices, Dentons guides clients on strategy, market entry, transactions, political and regulatory issues and dispute resolution. Its clients include oil majors, independents, distributors, power generators and utilities, financial institutions, public entities and large customers, new energy and old.

Litigation, dispute resolution and arbitration: Dentons’ highly reputable litigation and dispute resolution lawyers are particularly well known for helping clients resolve disputes in energy, construction and engineering, banking, restructuring and insolvency, life sciences and retail. The team is also highly experienced in EU trade disputes, investigations and international arbitration.

Real estate: Dentons’ real estate practice is the largest in the world. It advises real estate owners, investors and lenders on some of the most complex development, acquisition, disposition, debt and equity transactions in today’s market.

Restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy: Dentons’ teams formulate strategies for trustees, bondholders, investors, traders, debtors, creditors and creditor committees around the world as they pursue claims for clients through negotiation and litigation.

Tax: with experience in worldwide jurisdictions, Dentons provides comprehensive tax advice to individuals, private companies, multinationals and other entities on tax planning, compliance, M&A structuring tax-advantaged investing, transfer pricing, disputes with tax authorities and more.

Department Name Email Telephone
Arbitration Tiberiu Csaki
Banking and finance Perry Zizzi
Banking and finance Anda Todor
Capital markets Anda Todor
Competition and antitrust Raul Mihu
Corporate and M&A Anda Todor
Corporate and M&A Cristina Daianu
Employment and labour Tiberiu Csaki
Energy Claudiu Munteanu-Jipescu
Corporate, integrity and compliance Anda Todor
Corporate, integrity and compliance Raul Mihu
Infrastructure and PPP Claudiu Munteanu-Jipescu
Intellectual property and technology Anda Todor
Intellectual property and technology Anamaria Corbescu
Life sciences and healthcare Anda Todor
Life sciences and healthcare Raul Mihu
Litigation and dispute resolution Tiberiu Csaki
Real estate Bogdan Papandopol
Real estate Perry Zizzi
Restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy Tiberiu Csaki
Restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy Bogdan Papandopol
Tax Delia Dragomir
Photo Name Position Profile
Mrs Madalina Constantin  photo Mrs Madalina Constantin
Mrs Anamaria Corbescu  photo Mrs Anamaria Corbescu
Mr Tiberiu Csaki  photo Mr Tiberiu Csaki
Mrs Cristina Daianu  photo Mrs Cristina Daianu
Ms Delia Dragomir  photo Ms Delia Dragomir
Mr Raul Mihu  photo Mr Raul Mihu
Mr Claudiu Munteanu-Jipescu  photo Mr Claudiu Munteanu-Jipescu
Mr Bogdan Papandopol  photo Mr Bogdan Papandopol
Mrs Diana Poputoaia  photo Mrs Diana Poputoaia
Mrs Magdalena Raducanu  photo Mrs Magdalena Raducanu
Mr Septimiu Stoica  photo Mr Septimiu Stoica
Mrs Anda G Todor  photo Mrs Anda G Todor
Mr Perry V. Zizzi  photo Mr Perry V. Zizzi
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