Prior to opening a boutique law firm in Bucharest, Cristina coordinated the core banking legal department of Banca Comerciala Romana for almost two years. As a lawyer, Cristina worked for an important Austrian law firm and was a partner in a major Romanian law firm where she was involved in large financial transactions for local and international credit institutions. She offered legal assistance to clients such as Oltchim SA, Volksbank Romania, Banca Comerciala Romana, Raiffeisen Bank, C.R. Firenze Romania Bank, Intesa SanPaolo Romania Bank, Medien Holding, Fondul Proprietatea, Unicredit Clarima Banca SPA in relation to structuring of various acquisitions, M&A projects, joint ventures and banking and finance projects.
Further, Cristina has been advising several major international groups on the notification proceedings in relation to potential acquisitions of significant participations in Romanian credit institutions as well as in financial non-banking institutions and insurance undertakings.
After graduating from the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law, she was successfully admitted within the Bucharest Bar and she completed post-graduated studies in International Law at the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law. Cristina has also a degree in Banking Management as a graduate of the Romanian Banking Institute.
Cristina speaks Romanian, English and French.
Cristina’s experience includes advising
She has advised and represented foreign clients before the Romanian courts of any degree, including the High Court of Cassation and Justice, and the Court of International Commercial Arbitration, Bucharest.
As a litigator, Daniela handles lawsuits and substantial disputes between parties, over a large variety of civil and commercial litigation: oil and gas, energy, real estate, employment, administrative, fiscal, criminal, insolvency, debt recovery, dispute resolution as well as arbitration.
She has a well-proven track record especially in oil and gas industry, where she offered extensive legal advice to the largest oil and gas player on the Romanian market.
Daniela has also published a wide range of articles on civil law and arbitration law