Anca Grigorescu

Anca Grigorescu LL.M.Eur

Partner


Anca Grigorescu is a founding partner of the firm and heads the firm’s Employment & Benefits and Tax practice groups.

Her practice includes advising companies operating in sectors such as energy, real estate and construction, financial services, ICT, medical and pharmacy, retail and automotive and manufacturing.

Anca has been involved in complex transactions requiring a multidisciplinary approach and she advised extensively on tax, employment, corporate and finance restructuring of cross-border transactions. Her practice also covers the development and implementation of corporate reorganisation schemes including outsourcing transactions and transfers of undertakings.

Anca regularly advises companies on all ongoing aspects of individual and collective labour law. She frequently supports clients with respect to senior executive contracts, non-executive arrangements, related corporate governance issues and contractual documentation, cross-border secondments, dual contracts, protecting confidential information, whistleblowing policies, discrimination issues, dismissal procedures, senior management restructurings, collective redundancies, setting up of employee representative bodies, collective consultation, trade union relations, union recognition/de-recognition matters. Anca also advises companies on stock option plans, incentive arrangements, employee share plans, remuneration issues and a wide range of senior management and employee tax issues.

Anca’s in-depth knowledge of taxation issues and over 15 years of experience are added values, as she provides comprehensive tax structuring advice whenever required by the specifics of the transactions. Anca also supports clients regarding transactional tax aspects, tax structuring for future investments, and presale tax restructuring and optimisation. In addition, her advice is particularly required for internal planning such as international cash management, thin capitalisation and transfer pricing.

Another particular focus of Anca’s practice lies on asset and corporate financing with a special emphasis on energy and real estate projects.

Anca’s professional activity includes participation in various legislative committees for tax and employment law amendments. Anca has been at the forefront of the efforts of the Romanian business community to improve the Labour Code and the related regulations. As a leading member of Amcham’s Labour Committee she has chaired many consultation meetings with ministries, authorities and business community leaders. She is currently vice-president of Amcham’s Labour Committee and is leading the organisations’ initiatives on labour regulations.

Anca is a frequent speaker at conferences and various industry meetings and regularly contributes to international and local tax, legal and business journals on Employment, Taxation, Investment Structuring and Financing issues.

Qualifications
University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law, Bachelor’s Degree
University of Bremen, Germany, Master’s Degree in European Law (LL.M.Eur)

Membership
Bucharest Bar Association
International Bar Association

Languages
Romanian, English, German

Publications

The thin line between independent and dependent activities”, Capital, 8 -14 June 2015, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Review of 2014 and expectations in 2015 for the pharmaceutical industry”, Pharma Business, 3 February 2015, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Online advertising for pharmaceutical products”, Pharma Business, 7 April 2014, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Which are the photo-video-audio proofs admitted by the new Fiscal Procedure Code”, Ziarul Financiar, 10 March 2014, coauthor with Adina Tataru;

Trends in redefining the concept of Permanent Establishment”, European Legal Business Magazine, February 2014;

More publications »

Less visible consequences of the new fiscal measures announced by the Government”, Capital, 13 November 2013, coauthor with Iulia Dragomir;

Employer’s chances of winning dismissal litigation cases in front of the court increased”, Bizlawyer, 21 October 2013, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Country Q&A – Romania – Tax on Finance Transactions”, PLC Tax on Transactions Handbook 2012/2013, coauthor with Cristina Randjak and Iulia Cojocaru;

Country Q&A – Romania – Tax on Corporate Transactions”, PLC Tax on Transactions Handbook 2012/2013, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Employment, Tax and Procurement legal and contracting aspects related to Outsourcing in Romania”, The Outsourcing Journal, 2012, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Country Q&A – Romania”, PLC Tax on Transactions Handbook 2011/2012, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

The issuing term of the dismissal decision for professional incompliance”, Labour Magazine, no. 2/2011, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Country Q&A – Romania – Tax on Finance Transactions”, PLC Tax on Transactions Handbook 2010/2011, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Country Q&A – Romania – Tax on Corporate Transactions”, PLC Tax on Transactions Handbook 2010/2011, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Written employment policies”, PLC Labour and Employee Benefits 2010/2011, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Aspects regarding the collective labour agreement at unit level in case of transfer of enterprise, unit or part thereof”, Labour Magazine, no. 1/2010, coauthor with Cristina Randjak;

Organic Leadership – what’s it about?”, Cariere, 2009;

Contractual grounds for work performance”, Labour Magazine, no.6/2009, coauthor with Raluca Ittu.