We offer every aspect of legal advice for parties contemplating a merger or an acquisition. Our extensive experience includes share sale and purchase agreements, asset acquisition or transfer of business agreements. We provide advice and legal services during each stage of a project, from the conduct of legal due diligence reports to the structuring, the required documentation and the drafting and negotiation of all relevant aspects of the transaction.
We are by our clients’ side every step of the way from company formation, organisation and operation to mergers, acquisitions and takeovers. We are trusted partners, perfectly equipped to deal with any challenges that may arise during the process. Clients can safely rely on us to protect their best interests and to ensure things happen quickly and efficiently.
We are constantly assessing risks and carefully evaluating each and every situation to achieve the maximum benefit for our clients. We are experts in designing and delivering transactions that work for all parties and ensuring completion is achieved as quickly as possible.
Our core strengths include a comprehensive understanding of, and practical approach to, legal concepts combined with an in-depth knowledge of the Romanian business environment and the rapid economic developments in the country. Our understanding of business and the involved industry sectors allows us to offer legal advice specifically tailored to your business. We are proud of our partner-led service, which we can fine-tune to even the most specialised needs of our clients, and which is perfectly supported by the personalised care and attention we give to each project we undertake.
Our dedicated team of M&A specialised lawyers constantly advises on a wide range of legal matters in relation to private equity and strategic transactions, including regulatory and compliance matters. We also provide legal assistance to venture capital investment funds on fund formation and investment management.
We are committed to delivering outstanding, efficient and business oriented legal advice, support and solutions. We focus on providing commercially astute and relevant advice to our clients within a supportive, open and transparent relationship designed to ensure our client's success.
Depending on the complexity and size of each transaction, our specialised lawyers from every discipline including Corporate and Commercial, Banking and Finance, Competition, Property (Real Estate), Employment, Intellectual Property, Projects and Energy and other practice areas within our firm, work collaboratively to develop integrated legal solutions that achieve the best outcome for our clients.
Our Relevant Experience
Advising GapMinder, a VC Fund financed via Competitiveness Operational Programme 2014 – 2020 and co-financed by The European Fund for Regional Development, in relation to the incorporation and structuring of the management company.
We provide day-to-day legal assistance on a wide array of Corporate and Commercial matters in relation to the business activities of Willis Towers Watson in Romania. Our legal advice covers various general corporate matters, commercial agreements, general Trade Registry assistance, as well as assistance in the relationship with the competent supervisory authority.
(SAA) acted as legal advisers to GapMinder, the first venture fund created as a result of the selection process started by the European Investment FundGapminder, in connection with its investment of EUR 600k in FintechOS. The latter is a company specialized in digital transformation of financial institutions and the investment will finance the expansion of operations globally and to accelerate the development of AI technologies. SAA’s team, which included Managing Partner Silviu Stratulat, Managing Associate Cristina Man and Head of IP Ana Kusak, provided assistance from due diligence on the company to the closing of the documents and implementation of the investment.
Assisted the leading global B2B hotel provider regarding a multijurisdictional acquisition of a major European online booking agency. One of the most prominent recent transactions in the travel services sector, it involved targets in Great Britain, Sweden and Romania. A major global law firm was the leading legal advisor and out-of-court attorney acted as a local legal advisor in Romania. Therefore, our assistance was centered on the local aspects of the transaction.