Dan Mihai

Founding Partner

Dan has wide experience in providing legal advice to both local and multinational companies. His main areas of expertise are corporate and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, commercial litigation, and sport law.

Dan regularly participates as speaker at conferences and seminars open to the general public or specialists, on matters such as commercial law, sports law and GDPR.

Since Nov 2022 Dan is a Member of the Commission of Appeal on preventing and combating doping in sport (General Secretariat of the Government). Starting with April 1st, 2021, Dan has been appointed by Sport Resolutions to the International Panel of Arbitrators and Mediators for the period of three years. He is a member of the Disciplinary Panel for the Romanian Tennis Federation, since 2022. In December 2021, Dan became an arbitrator for the Permanent Court of Arbitration within AHK Romania. Between 2019-2022 Dan was also a member of the Appeal Panel of the Romanian Handball Federation.

He is also involved in several projects at regional level, and he is currently the Secretary General of Proteus – an international network of law firms. Dan has become a member of REX Sport, an association of sport law practitioners since 2022. He is also an active member of Legal Mondo Network.

Dan is a member of the Bucharest Bar Association.

Maria Ilin

Partner

Maria has extensive experience as a litigation lawyer, and provides/coordinates assistance and representation of clients in complex litigation files for all degrees of jurisdiction, working primarily with companies and other legal persons, in a wide range of litigious matters in administrative and tax, IP/IT, privacy, labour, consumer complaints.

Her experience includes assistance, preparation, coordination and complex negotiation of litigious and/or potentially litigious situations both for local and multinational companies. Maria has also dealt with a number of reorganization procedures, disciplinary procedures, disputes with former members of the corporate management, negotiations with trade unions, etc.

Maria also provides assistance related to personal data protection and privacy, being a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E) and an active member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and of the Association of Privacy and Data Protection Specialists (ASCPD), having actively finalized GDPR consulting and assurance missions. She has also delivered and led numerous lectures on the topic of GDPR in collaboration with representatives of the IT sector.

Last but not least, Maria was acknowledged for her active role in the international network of law firms Proteus (www.proteuslaw.eu), having close links with lawyers from all EU countries and beyond.

Maria is a member of the Bucharest Bar since 2000.

Dana Buruiană

Dana is a member of the Bucharest Bar Association since 2009. In the last few years she approached the business consultancy covering a wide range of business relationships, both for local and multinational companies, with focus on real estate, marketing and mass production.

Never forgot the litigation area that she started the career with, her experience including assistance, preparation, coordination and complex negotiation of litigious and/or potentially litigious situations both for companies and individuals in various litigation areas such as commercial law, trademark law, criminal and administrative law.

Her professional belief is that flexibility is the key element of our profession and remains opened to new and encourages the strong interaction and relationship with the clients and joint efforts to achieve common goals being also committed to continuous personal and professional development.

Ana-Maria Grigore

Ana is a mediator registered with the Mediation Council in Romania and has proved excellent skills in advising clients towards resolving their matters in a non-combative and satisfactory manner through mediation sessions.

Ana’s main focus is liaising between our clients and the Romanian Trade Register and has solid experience in managing the intricacies of handling a company’s file with Trade Register civil servants. She has also drafted and dealt with a great number of complex M&A documents and issues, thus ensuring the statutory functioning of our legal person clients.

An important member of our team, Ana’s advice always takes into consideration both the legal and business aspects of our clients’ projects.

Ana holds a Degree in Law.

Gabriela Dimancescu

Gabriela is a member of the Bucharest Bar Association since 2015 and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Law from University of Bucharest.

She started her career working as a litigation lawyer covering various litigious and potentially litigious situations in areas such as civil and commercial law, labor law and other legal fields. After gaining experience in the litigation field, Gabriela took on various consultancy projects in the business area providing clients with the legal framework in their day-to-day activity.

Gabriela’s work ethic is focused upon gaining knowledge in various areas of practice as she believes that the key to our profession is the constant desire for improvement and personal development while meeting clients’ expectations in reaching a common goal.

Mariana Voinea

Mariana is a member of Bucharest Bar Association since 2009 and she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Law from University of Bucharest.

Her entire career was focused on business consultancy including the following main areas of expertise: labor law, corporate and real estate.

Additional to the expertise gained in the main areas, she had successfully represented both Romanian and international companies being involved in projects in fields as:  energy, logistics, intellectual property, trademarks and commercial law.

In this position she was involved in Client’s day-to-day business by providing legal counseling, negotiating and drafting all types of agreements and due diligence reports in various transactions.

For Mariana, the key for a successful legal counseling is to deeply understand the Client’s business and to build a high trust relation.

Mariana holds a Certificate of expert in labor legislation and she is fluent in English and French.

Alexandra Voinea

 

Alexandra is a member of the Bucharest Bar Association since 2014 and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Law from University of Bucharest.

She started her career working as a litigation lawyer covering various litigious and potentially litigious situations in areas such as civil and commercial law, labor law, insolvency law and other legal fields.

Alexandra worked as a legal consultant and in-house lawyer for one of Romania’s leading banks, where she gained valuable knowledge of the finance and banking law and the relevant legal framework.

In the last few years, she approached the business consultancy field covering a wide range of business relationships, both for local and multinational companies, with focus on commercial law, immigration law, consumer’s law, corporate, real estate, and e-commerce.

In this position she was involved in drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a wide range of agreements, competition regulation, provided assistance in obtaining work permit, residence permit or long stay visa for employment in front of the General Inspectorate for Immigration for UE and non-UE citizens.

She also provided legal advice in consumer law matters and legal assistance in front of the ANPC authority regarding the compliance with the domestic legislation and EU regulations.

     

Alexandra Boncea

Graduated from the Faculty of Law at "Nicolae Titulescu '' University in Bucharest in 2020, Alexandra passed the entrance exam for the profession of lawyer in the session organized in September 2022. Previously she carried out her activity in the field of debt management.

Practising the profession of lawyer has existed since highschool,  a period in which, by taking part in public sessions, she discovered the courtroom atmosphere.
Besides this aspect, what Alexandra liked most about this profession was precisely the element of novelty and the idea of continuous professional training, without the routine of always doing the same thing.  Also, unlike other professions, in law she found the element of contradiction, the idea of seeing things differently.
Alexandra is a member of the Bucharest Bar Association since December 2022.

Cristina Bucur

Graduated from the “Nicolae Titulescu University – Faculty of Law in 2020, Cristina started her career working as a litigation lawyer covering multiple areas such as civil, labor or family law. With a strong foundation in various legal domains, she consistently demonstrates a keen understanding of the details within Civil Law, Corporate Law, Family Law, and Labor Law.

Previously she carried out her activity in the field of human resources, being also a certified member of the National Union of Experts in Labor Law.

As part of Cristina's role, she actively engages in comprehensive legal research, providing invaluable insights into complex legal matters. Her proficiency extends to drafting legal documents and notices, and is a trusted advisor to our clients, offering expert legal assistance and crafting well-reasoned legal opinions on diverse issues. She excels in reviewing and analyzing contractual clauses, ensuring our clients' interests are safeguarded.

With a focus on Civil Law, Labor Law, and Commercial Law, Cristina is an essential asset to our legal team, consistently delivering exceptional service and outcomes for our clients.

For Cristina, the most important principle by which she is guided is “Find in yourself the strength to evolve permanently and never stop doing this”.

Cristina has been a member of the Bucharest Bar Association since April 2022.

Cosmin Maga

Graduated from the University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law in 2021. Cosmin passed the bar admission exam in spring 2022. Cosmin has been a member of the Bucharest Bar Association since May 2022. Before joining our team, Cosmin was part of a law firm associated with a Big Four Consulting Company.

Cosmin was involved in several due diligence exercises for various national and international transactions, as well as other specific tasks and projects related to the corporate law area. The activities performed included legal research, drafting of different documents, and preparing legal opinions at the clients’ request. With a focus on real estate, his advice covered, also, commercial, contracts and compliance aspects.

Cosmin believes that the advice given to clients should cater for their needs, by identifying the closest legal structure for the client’s envisaged scope.

Raluca Mihai

Raluca is a Human Resources’ generalist and within our office she is acting as a trustworthy partner for the management team. Her activities include internal communication, recruitment, compliance, employee relations, training & development, compensation & benefits.

Raluca has over 15 years experience in human resources, being involved in processes and projects including teams of 25-60 people. During her career she was part of developing and implementing processes of evaluation and compensations & benefits.

She is an active member of the Romanian HR community - HR Club, since 2006.