Daniela Gramaticescu

Daniela Gramaticescu



+40 21 201 1200

Practice areas


Daniela has more than 21 years of professional experience in the legal area, assisting clients from various industries both before the Romanian courts, as well as before the international courts of arbitration. Daniela has developed substantial experience in administrative and fiscal litigation, arbitration proceedings, disputes related to construction agreements, civil and commercial litigation, public procurement disputes, labor litigation, as well as enforcement of judgments, corporate disputes and real estate and infrastructure disputes.

Her practice focuses on:

  • international commercial arbitration
  • construction agreements disputes
  • civil and commercial disputes
  • public procurement disputes
  • labor litigation
  • tax litigation
  • enforcement of judgments
  • corporate disputes
  • real estate and infrastructure matters

Representative Cases and Transactions

  • corporate litigation cases on behalf of a local real estate developer in relation to the dissolution of the company requested by one of the shareholders
  • public procurement litigation cases on behalf of a joint venture between two major infrastructure companies referring to a railway project of approximately 300 million EUR
  • litigation on behalf of several major commercial banking institutions related to loan contracts involving consumer protection aspects and implementation of European directives on loan agreements
  • corporate litigation cases on behalf of the largest investment fund traded on the Bucharest Stock Exchange in connection with the annulment of almost 100 shareholders decisions
  • fiscal litigation cases on behalf of the largest American construction and civil engineering company in relation to  VAT receivables of approximately 1 million EUR
  • civil litigation on behalf of a local public authority in a 165 million EUR litigation involving rights on Bordei Park
  • recognition and enforcement of a 2 million EUR arbitral award on behalf of a Spanish stainless steel products manufacturer
  • advice to a European property developer in a 500 million EUR public-private partnership with the Romanian State and Bucharest Municipality for the rehabilitation of a brown field area of approximately 100,000 sq.m. in central Bucharest
  • FIDIC construction agreements by the largest American construction and civil engineering company and an Italian construction and civil engineering company for infrastructure projects
  • advice to a major British investment fund in a 15 million EUR transaction for the acquisition of 50% in a residential project in Bucharest


  • University of Craiova Law School, Law Degree
  • Delay Analysis for Construction Claims (with Primavera – P6), organized by Prime Consulting, a fully accredited FIDIC training supplier

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Bucharest Bar
  • Dolj Court of Arbitration

Notable Contributions

  • speaker at the fourth edition of the National Conference on Urban Law and Regional Planning (2023)
  • “Safeguarding the construction – the agreement between public interest and private interest” (Juridice.ro, 2023)
  • speaker at the “Urban Plannig Law: the storm before the calm” conference, organized by Juridice.ro (2023)
  • speaker at the third NNDKP CELF event in 2023
  • “What are the effects of the decision to cancel/suspend a zonal urbanism plan?” (2021) (co-author)
  • contributor to NNDKP – COVID-19 Legal & Tax Resource Center
  • speaker at the seminar “Improving the taxpayer/authority relationship in fiscal disputes”, organized by Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Navigation and Agriculture (CCINA) Constanta (2019)
  • speaker at the event “Legal&Tax Conference, 2nd edition – How do we manage tax and (macro)economics risks in 2020?”, organized by NNDKP and Ziarul Financiar (2019)
  • “Important Aspects for Triggering the Public Authorities’ Liability for the Issuance of Unlawful Administrative Documents” (Lexology, 2019)
  • speaker at the seminar “Garnishment, enforcement procedure with an impact on banking activity”, organized by The Association of Banking and Financial Legal Counsels and the Bucharest Bar (2018)
  • “An analysis of certain atypical, but predictable situations in the field of contractual liability. When can a framework agreement give rise to contractual liability?” (Lexology, 2018)
  • “Doing Business 2013: Smarter Regulations for Small and Medium-Size Enterprises” (World Bank, 2013)
  • Building Permits in Romania” (World Services Group, 2007)
  • “The New Romanian Customs Code Bill” (World Services Group, 2006)