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Schoenherr

Competition/Antitrust

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What the team is known for

Noteworthy firm that climbs in the rankings this year. Strong focus on significant international M&A operations that require notification to the Romanian competition authorities. Adept at handling an array of sector investigations. Also acts on challenges to the ruling of the Romanian Competition Council and private damages claims. Advises clients on competition compliance and state aid matters. Often represents banks, insurers and energy sector clients.

Strengths

One client reports that "Schoenherr is a trusted partner and serves us faultlessly," before expanding: "The services are always provided on time and with substantial explanations."

Another client says that the team's work is "timely and accurate, and the lawyers are knowledgeable and client-friendly."

Clients also highlight the firm's "hands-on approach and business orientation."

Work highlights

Advised Sika on obtaining approval from the Romanian competition authorities for its acquisition of Adeplast.

Notable practitioners

A client reports that Georgiana Badescu is "a brilliant lawyer" and "very nice to work with," also highlighting that she is "always able to perfectly manage complicated issues with calm and excellent knowledge." Badescu often advises clients on market inquiries and assists with competition notifications for cross-border mergers.

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Overview

Schoenherr's eu & competition practice advises clients from across all industries in merger control, FDI screening, antitrust cases, non-litigious competition matters, state aid, and UTP matters at European and national levels throughout the firm's comprehensive network in the CEE region, and its office in Brussels.

We have one of the most diverse competition practices in the Romanian market. Our track record includes assistance in virtually all the large-scale investigations and sector inquiries on the local market in recent years, a considerable number of merger clearance procedures, competition litigation, compliance programmes, reviews of contractual dealings, as well as state aid matters.

We combine local and international perspectives, and cross-border EU & competition projects are handled by the Romanian team working together with the lawyers in other relevant Schoenherr offices.

Members

Badescu, Georgiana (Head of Department)

Industries

Automobiles & Parts

Banks

Chemicals

Commercial & Professional Services

Construction & Materials

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Energy

Financial Services

Food & Drink Producers

Health Care

IT&C

Leasing

Manufacturing & Industries

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Real Estate

Retail

Telecommunications

Utilities

Competition/Antitrust

Schoenherr

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Location

Blvd Dacia Nr 30

Bucharest

Bucureşti

Romania

RO-010413

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Romania

Competition/Antitrust


Georgiana Badescu
Band 2