Zamfirescu Racoți Vasile & Partners’ extensive experience in the corporate law field has been gained both on a day-by-day basis and within large and relevant specific projects, in various industries, by constantly advising major domestic and international corporations and their constituencies (executive officers, boards, committees etc.).
As a part of the day-by-day corporate assistance, our specialists provide overall legal services with respect to corporate governance matters, including legal assistance during the incorporation process, drafting of corporate documents, such as articles of incorporation, addenda thereto and resolutions of the relevant management bodies, assisting the company’s shareholders and management during the relevant corporate meetings, drafting the company’s internal policies and implementing the corporate strategies.
The co-operation with the lawyers is very smooth; they provide an excellent service and can deal with anything we ask of them, “states one interviewee, going on to say: “They always have our long-term business strategy in mind and come up with compatible legal strategies.
(Chambers and Partners | 2019)
The firm provides strong day-to-day expertise and is well versed in group restructurings, joint ventures, M&A and private equity transactions.
(The Legal 500 | 2020)
- Business transfers
- Capital markets
- Corporate governance
- Corporate restructuring and reorganization
- Due diligence of the target companies
- General commercial and advisory matters
- Share acquisitions
- Shareholders arrangements
Examples of our work in the corporate and M&A field include:
- The sale of the entire stock of shares in a Romanian company active in the field of mobile top-up and bill payment services;
- The acquisition of a company owning and operating a 4-star hotel in Romania;
- The acquisition of the majority stock of shares in a Romanian credit institution;
- The acquisition of an international group of companies engaged in the processing of fuel, bonus and bank cards;
- The restructuring of a leading European fertilizer producer.
Chambers Europe, Romania: Corporate/M&A
Chambers and Partners | 2019
Chambers Global, Romania: Corporate/M&A
Chambers and Partners | 2019
The Legal 500 EMEA, Romania: Commercial, Corporate and M&A
The Legal 500 | 2019
We are actively involved in the process of legally structuring, restructuring, operating and controlling commercial companies, with a view to achieving long-term strategic goals and to maximize shareholder value. Furthermore, our lawyers are advising major domestic and international corporate clients in private equity transactions, such as shareholders agreements and joint venture structures, as well as in the implementation of sophisticated commercial transactions, or the drafting and negotiation of various commercial agreements.
Zamfirescu Racoți Vasile & Partners has extensive expertise in mergers & acquisitions and joint venture fields. Our practice covers specialized competencies such as due diligence of the targeted company, assessment of the transaction’s risks, preparation and negotiation of shares and assets sale – purchase agreements and of sophisticated joint venture agreements, advising with regard to competition related matters, drafting of closing documentation, assistance in relation with post-closing matters (investments plans, restructuring, environment issues).