During their respective prior or current practice, our professionals had substantial contributions in many projects of this practice area. Some of their work includes:

 
advised an US based investment fund on legal and taxation issues concerning Romanian portfolio assets operating in the area of oil drilling, transportation and refinery, with special focus on acquisition of refinery through privatization from the Romanian state, fulfillment of investment duties through debt-to-equity swap, bond issuing, restructuring and optimization of downstream operations and upgrading and expansion of retail network;
 
advised an US based petrol company on legal and taxation issues concerning Romanian on-shore and off-shore drilling operations, including aspects of exploration and exploitation licensing, farm-in/farm-out agreements, in-bound transfer of technology, transfer-pricing and permanent establishment issues, corporate restructuring and labor issues;
 
advised an UK bank on a security package extending over off-shore oil and gas drilling rights acquired pursuant to farm-in agreements with Romanian entity;
 
advised a group of Bulgarian and Russian investors in connection with an attempted acquisition of Romanian refinery through reorganization in insolvency;
 
advised a majority shareholder of Romanian oil drilling, transport and refinery operation on issues concerning increase of share capital and bond issuing and other financing operations;
 
advising a major regional trader of energy on all aspects concerning trading on regulated markets in Romania, cross-border trading and dispute resolution of commercial matters.