Former Dentons Managing Counsel Magdalena Raducanu has joined Kinstellar’s Bucharest office as Special Counsel and Head of the Romanian Banking & Finance practice, and Partner Zsuzsa Csiki is take over leadership of Kinstellar's Romanian Corporate and M&A practice.
According to Kinstellar, Magdalena Raducanu, who joins the firm after almost 22 years with Dentons, "brings to the team over 20 years of experience in all aspects of banking and financing – project, real estate and corporate finance – as well as exposure to general corporate matters.” She is a graduate of the Law School of the University of Bucharest.
Zsuzsa Csiki has over 13 years of experience, and according to Kinstellar, she has worked "on all aspects of structuring and negotiating business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations, private equity transactions, divestitures, executive compensation and incentive equity arrangements and other general corporate matters." According to the firm, “her expertise also extends to financial regulatory matters and capital markets transactions, coordinating teams locally and cross-border, while also efficiently orchestrating robust change of control regulatory filings.”
“I’m really excited by these promotions,” said Kinstellar Bucharest Managing Partner Victor Constantinescu. “Magda is well-known on the market and instantly gives our existing practice an even greater edge, and she will fit just great into the team. Zsuzsa’s appointment is a realization of all her hard work and efforts over the years and is well-deserved, and likewise I’m sure that she will take the practice to even higher levels. As the month of May is also European Diversity Month, I’m happy to see female members take on more key management roles, in an office where half of our lawyers are female.”