Smaranda has extensive experience in assisting domestic and international financial institutions, as well as major companies in complex financing transactions, restructurings, and regulatory matters. Prior to joining Filip & Company, Smaranda has worked for the Bucharest office of a regional law firm.
Highlights of her activity include assisting*:
- a syndicate of banks on the financing transaction related to the acquisition of several power assets of the largest electricity distributors in Central and South-East Europe by an investment fund;
- a consortium of leading banks on the Romanian law aspects in relation to an EUR 150 million financing of a leading regional telecommunications and media group;
- a leading producer of limestone on Romanian law aspects in connection with an USD 150 million private placement of guaranteed senior notes; and
- one of the largest independent healthcare providers on the restructuring and refinancing of several facilities concerning its operations in Romania.
*experience prior to joining Filip & Company