Răzvan Olaru


+40 21 201 1200

Practice areas


  • finance transactions
  • debt restructuring
  • regulatory matters in banking and finance

Representative Cases and Transactions

  • advice to a large real estate investment company and its Romanian subsidiaries in a 65 million EUR secured bridge term facility agreement granted by a global bank
  • lead counsel to a major commercial bank, in connection with restructuring a 50 million EUR financing to a number of agribusiness companies
  • lead counsel to the borrower in relation to a 30 million EUR multi-jurisdiction financing granted by the largest Romanian bank to a large Romanian real estate investment company
  • advice in relation to the preparation by a local subsidiary of a major international bank of new standard consumer credit documentation as part of a new and friendlier documentation concept
  • advice to an investment fund in relation to the acquisition of a non-performing portfolio of retail and corporate loans from the largest Romanian bank in excess of 400 million EUR


  • University of Bucharest Law School, Law Degree
  • University of Nottingham, Bachelor of Arts in English Law, French Language and Literature
  • University of Toulouse (Capitole 1), French Law Erasmus Scholarship
  • London School of Economics, Master of Laws

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Bucharest Bar

Notable Contributions

  • speaker at the World Model United Nations Conference in the Legal Affairs Committee (Taipei, March 2010)