Ioana Racoti is Senior Partner and founder of Zamfirescu Racoți Vasile & Partners.
Ioana is a leading corporate finance lawyer, specializing in all aspects of corporate law, including transactions on the capital market, public offerings, company listing and de-listing, private placements. The services in this area of practice consist of legal assistance and representation throughout the entire project of preparing initial public offers, performing due diligence analysis and drafting exten¬sive due diligence reports, participation in the negotiation of underwriting agreements, general legal assistance in the issuers’ relation with the underwriters, as well as in all the aspects related to the applicability of and compliance with Romanian legal issues. At the same time, Ioana assists numerous clients and listed companies in their relation with the Bucharest Stock Exchange and the Romanian National Securities Commission.
Ioana’s experience also includes advisings financial institutions and borrowers in complex loan transactions, syndicated facilities, creation and perfection of guarantees and securities, project finance. Ioana has developed an extensive practice in energy and natural resources, being highly sought after as an advisor for intricate projects regarding the oil & gas industry and energy sector, by granting legal assistance pertaining to investment strategy, regulatory issues and contract law.
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