Daniela is the head of the firm’s litigation department and has significant experience in labour matters and commercial and civil litigation. Besides being an active arbitrator, she is also a licensed mediator.
Daniela is one of Romania’s leading labor litigation lawyers and has significant experience in complex employment disputes, including advising on senior management misconduct and termination cases. In addition, she is an expert in large collective dismissals and employment issues related to company restructuring activities.
Dana was the lead advisor on employment issues for the two largest bank mergers in Romanian history.
During her career, Daniela has represented numerous industries including food & beverage companies, steel mills and quarry operators. Her work has included “bet the company” litigation on environmental and regulatory matters as well as representing oil companies and banks in their commercial disputes.
In the last few years, several of Daniela’s cases have “made law”, including a case which defined and limited the concept of “occupational diseases” as well as the leading case concerning the Romanian Government/Regulatory Authority for Energy regarding State help for promotion of the production of green energy. Currently she is representing a large manufacturer in contesting a State bid involving an oil pipe line (amount in controversy, Euro 200 Million).