|Bucharest, 3rd March 2016|
|Cristina Filip is the new Managing Partner of PeliFilip|
Cristina Filip is the new Managing Partner of PeliFilip, after Francisc Peli completed his mandate at the helm of the law firm. This change is the result of partner level elections taking place every three years that regard the coordination of the departments, practice areas and of the firm.
”PeliFilip has had a healthy and sustainable growth and has reached its objective of ranking among the top law firms in Romania. Our top performances, in each area of expertise, are consistently recognized by international legal directories, and last year this appreciation took the form of the prestigious excellence award Romanian Law Firm of the Year from Chambers Europe. We continue to have a very high development potential, and the strategic plans, projects and initiatives of our clients are constantly offering us complex challenges and opportunities. Thus, we aim, for the following period, to build on the strengths that differentiate us in the market – a culture of excellence, collaboration and results, proactive implication in projects and client relations of all the firm’s resources, including at partner level”, stated Cristina Filip, Managing Partner, PeliFilip.
Francisc Peli will take over business development responsibilities within the firm.
”PeliFilip is a pool of individual values and talents. We are committed to act so that our colleagues have real possibilities of development and of perfecting their careers with us. Besides the professional opportunities it generates, this approach helps us be better, more united and more stable as a team, and all these are reflected in the quality of the assistance we provide to our clients. With the decision announced today, PeliFilip proves once again its uniqueness on the Romanian law market. We show that we promote our values and strengthen our capabilities to deliver long term performance at the top of the Romanian law market”, added Francisc Peli, Partener PeliFilip.
According to the new organizational and management structure, the Corporate and M&A department will be coordinated by Alexandru Bîrsan, the Dispute Resolution department will be coordinated by Cătălin Alexandru, the Real Estate department will be coordinated by Oana Bădărău, the Banking and Finance department will be coordinated by Carmen Peli, who will continue to lead also the Competition practice area, the Energy practice area will be coordinated by Alina Stancu Bîrsan, and the Commercial department will be coordinated by Ioan Dumitrașcu.
PeliFilip is a firm providing top quality assistance in business law with the help of a team which aims to set a market standard in terms of dynamism, in-depth knowledge of the clients’ businesses and creative legal solutions. Specialized in complex projects that require an innovative approach, PeliFilip’s lawyers have a wide experience in various practice areas such as infrastructure and concession, mergers and acquisitions, energy, corporate law, real estate, competition, dispute resolution, finance and capital markets, as well as employment.