Miruna Vlad

Managing Associate

+40 21 201 1200

Practice areas



  • environmental issues in mergers and acquisitions
  • environmental and other permitting matters
  • waste management
  • environmental liability
  • compliance matters
  • controls by the environmental protection authorities
  • environmental related litigation

Data Protection and Privacy

  • GDPR gap analysis and audits
  • GDPR and DPO training
  • processing employees’ data
  • data subject rights
  • processing and data transfer formalities

Representative Cases and Transactions


  • assistance to one of the most important mining companies in Romania in a lawsuit filed against it by a Romanian NGO in relation to the annulment of an urbanism plan and the environmental permit based on which the plan was approved
  • assistance to a large retailer in connection with various types of waste management related matters
  • advice to a multinational information technology company in connection with batteries and packaging waste management
  • assistance and representation to a leading wood processing company in a cluster of lawsuits filed against it by several Romanian NGOs in relation to the suspension and/or annulment of the environmental permit, agreement and authorization
  • advice to a bioenergy company regarding the environmental requirements for constructing, testing and commissioning a biomass cogeneration plan

Selected credentials listed above also include some of Miruna’s work prior to joining NNDKP.

Data Protection and Privacy

  • assistance to a large Romanian financial institution with conducting an audit of the processing operations within the company in order to assess compliance with GDPR requirements, drafting an audit report with the findings and an action plan with recommended measures to be implemented by the group to ensure compliance
  • assistance to a leading Romanian bank and its subsidiaries in performing a GDPR gap analysis
  • advice to the Romanian branch of a leading global bank on processing and transferring personal data outside of Romania and on notifications with the National Supervisory Authority for Personal Data Processing related matters


  • University of Bucharest Law School, Law Degree

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Bucharest Bar

Notable Contributions

  • contributor to NNDKP Privacy Out Loud
  • speaker at the event “Data Protection from CJEU`s perspective. What should companies pay attention to?”, organized by NNDKP (2023)
  • speaker at the event “Circular Economy of Romania: from the SGR to the reuse and recycling of electronics and industrial materials”, organized by Curs de Guvernare (2023)
  • speaker at the Environmental and Sustainability Summit (2022)
  • speaker at the “Non-material damages as a result of GDPR infringement” debate, organized by Juridice.ro (2021)
  • “Enabling the Business of Agriculture 2017” (World Bank report, 2017) (contributor)