Clifford Chance Badea has announced the expansion of its Corporate M&A and Real Estate practices with the addition of former Noerr Associated Partner Mihai Macelaru, who joins Clifford Chance as Counsel.
Macelaru has more than 13 years of experience, including previous positions with Drinceanu Ene & Asociatii, Popovici Nitu & Partners, and NNDKP, where he spent over four and a half years. He moved from NNDKP to Noerr in December 2014. He specializes in complex merger and acquisition deals, joint-ventures, and privatizations on the capital markets.
"Our number one priority is to constantly provide our clients with the highest professional standards of legal services, with the help of the best team of lawyers in the markets," said Nadia Badea, Clifford Chance Partner and head of the Corporate M&A and Real Estate practice in Bucharest. "We appreciate Mihai's professionalism and experience, since we have had the chance to work together, in recent years, and we are glad that he has decided to join us. I trust he will bring an important contribution to our team by coordinating representative projects for the M&A practice, and for the firm, overall."
Mihai Macelaru added: "I am taking over this new role with enthusiasm and determination, knowing the complexity of deals Clifford Chance is working on and the professional standards the firm complies with. I know I will bring value to an already established international and local practice, while also anticipating the gains in experience and knowledge attached to me joining one of the most dynamic and innovative team of lawyers in the world."