Provided by Octavian Popescu
Octavian POPESCU is one of the most experienced lawyers in Romania, with proven track record and confirmed reputation, both by partners, clients and peers.
Over the last two decades, he handled contentious matters, representing governmental and non-governmental institutions and multinational corporate clients in disputes before the Romanian courts, including the High Court of Justice. He specializes in commercial and corporate, administrative and civil litigation and has developed a particular knowledge in insolvency, foreclosure writs and procedures, as well as bankruptcy matters.
Octavian is also notable for his practice in the field of white-collar crime and financial fraud, being regarded as one of the leading Romanian lawyers in this area. He has a comprehensive approach to difficult cases, involving corruption, corporate fraud, as well as economic espionage and provides expert assistance during prosecuting investigations.
Listed arbitrator at the Court of International Commercial Arbitration of the Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Shanghai International Arbitration Center
Lecturer on Civil Proceedings Law at Romanian Institute for the Preparation and Perfection of Lawyers
Insolvency practitioner, Romanian Insolvency Practitioners Association
Member of the Bucharest Bar
Octavian Popescu co-heads the dispute resolution practice and offers expertise in a wide range of disputes matters. He regularly advises on domestic and international white-collar crime mandates, as well as real estate litigation, financial disputes and numerous regulatory disputes. His clients include financial institutions, retail and pharmaceutical companies, as well as public sector bodies. Clients praise his "assertiveness" and "balanced approach."