M&A and Corporate Finance
Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii is one of the first incorporated professional partnerships in Romania.The Firm acts as outside counsel to a wide spectrum of legal entities, including key players in major industries, financial institutions, public authorities and investment funds. The Firm linked its name to the creation of many essential Romanian market economy institutions after 1990, including the property funds, the stock exchanges, numerous regulatory agencies and judicial bodies. For decades, significant investment and acquisitions projects on the local market have been carried out with the legal assistance of Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii. The Popovici name has been associated with legal service in Romania since the beginning of the last century.
Florian Nitu is the Managing Partner of Popovici Nitu Stoica & Asociatii and Head of the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate and International Arbitration practices. Florian is largely recognized as one of the most experienced M&A local legal counsels and has been ranked continuously since 2005 as the No. 1 Real Estate Lawyer in Romania within the most reputed market annual surveys, including by Chambers and Partners and Legal500. Florian has advised the largest international real estate investors and developers present in Romania and has also been involved in the majority of the high-profile M&A and capital markets transactions. He has also extensive experience in arbitration, with a special focus on privatizations, concessions, real estate and corporate disputes, advising/representing clients in front of Romanian and International Courts of Arbitration under the rules of ICC Paris, ICSID, The Court of International Commercial Arbitration from Romania, etc.