Daniel Ştefănică heads the dispute resolution practice of the firm. He has a wealth of experience in private domestic and international litigation and arbitration, including ICC and ICSID arbitration, as one of the lawyers to have been involved the first ICSID cases against Romania. Daniel also has substantial experience in energy and natural resources.
He has experience in advising power companies, owners, developers and off-takers on investment and operations in power generation capacities, power grids, renewable energy projects and emissions trading scheme transactions. His expertise extends to the public sector, advising both private sector and state owned institutions on public procurement of work and goods, concessions and PPPs, utilities and system assets.
He further advises both domestic and international clients on taxation matters concerning avoidance of double taxation, tax structures and transfer pricing issues. He also assists issuers and underwriters in the sale of equity and debt securities in both public and private offerings, particularly municipal bond issuance.
Daniel maintains strong working relationships with associations of private investors as well as with government bodies and representatives with responsibilities in the energy, infrastructure and environment sectors.
Education and Qualifications
University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law, Bachelor’s Degree
Bucharest Bar Association
American Bar Association (ABA)
International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation (IBFD)