Razvan has over 20 years of experience in providing legal assistance. His area of expertise includes corporate law, mergers and acquisitions as well as specific regulatory and performance aspects related to FIDIC contracts in major infrastructure projects. Răzvan has also assisted clients in complex projects in the automotive and heavy industry.

His practice focuses on:

  • privatizations and mergers and acquisitions
  • corporate law
  • commercial contracts
  • FIDIC contracts
  • infrastructure projects
  • conventional and renewable energy

Representative Cases and Transactions

  • advice to the world leader in resin-based separation, purification and extraction technology in its entire divestiture valued at approximately US$ 3.7 billion
  • advice to a Swiss-Swedish multinational corporation, operating in robotics, power, heavy electrical equipment and automation of technology areas in respect to its corporate reorganization process of the Romanian entity by means of a reverse carve-out of the activity not related to the power-grid business
  • assistance to one of the leading players in the food industry in Romania, in the acquisition of a company active in the manufacture of animal feed and hatchery, further to a EUR 20.3 million transaction, covering all M&A aspects derived therefrom
  • advice to a chain of medical clinics specialized in imaging and radiology throughout the entire process of sale of the majority stake to a private equity fund, as well as establishing a strategic partnership for the expansion of such clinics throughout the country
  • assistance to a German multinational automotive parts manufacturing company in respect to the restructuring of the entities held in Romania as a result of the global reorganization of the group (involving share transfers, business transfers, spin-off, etc.)
  • advice to a Swiss major pharmaceutical company in restructuring one of its companies incorporated in Romania through a carve-out of certain activities pursuant to several local contribution of shares and transfer of shares
  • assistance to an Israeli global manufacturer in the plastics industry in the acquisition of a Romanian company acting in the same industry during the entire process of the transaction: due diligence, drafting, negotiation and conclusion of the share transfer agreement and other transaction documents, as well as registration formalities of the new shareholder
  • advice to a local venture firm focused on helping very early-stage innovative start-ups build successful businesses by means of structuring from a corporate and financing perspective the envisaged project
  • assistance to a leading Italian company active in the field of construction and design of major infrastructure works, both in the public and private sector, as Contractor, for the rehabilitation of the Vintu de Jos railway structure in the benefit of the state railway operator as Employer, on matters related to a FIDIC Agreement as well as substantiation and submission of claims
  • advice to a state authority on a complex greenfield project regarding development of hydroplant production capacities
  • assistance to a major utilities company in the process of setting up a project company for development and operation of a generation nuclear power plant
  • corporate and restructuring matters related to the envisaged reorganization of the Romanian operations of a world leading supplier of technology, integrated project management and information solutions in the oil and gas industry
  • legal assistance for a major health company in relation to its dialysis services/operations in Romania (including expanding the business thereof in Romania)
  • advice to a significant financial group in the process of divesture from its subsidiaries located in Romania (investment firm and insurance company)
  • acquisition of a plant in Romania by a major German company active in the automotives spare parts field
  • acquisition by a large company within the agricultural sector of the remaining minority stake in a significant company acting also in the agricultural field
  • advice to a leading Austrian company active in the infrastructure field in relation to matters arising out of a FIDIC agreement concluded with the Romanian National Company of Motorways and National Roads for construction of a road infrastructure
  • various advice for a major Spanish infrastructure company in connection with construction agreements concluded with the Romanian National Company of Motorways and National Roads, including public procurement issues (for highway construction and development of a photovoltaic park)


Included in international rankings since 2017; most recently:

  • Highly Regarded, Project Development (IFLR 1000, 2023)
  • Highly Regarded, M&A (IFLR 1000, 2023)
  • Next Generation Partner, Corporate and M&A (Legal 500, 2023)
  • Recommended, PPP and Procurement (Legal 500, 2023)
  • Next Generation Partner, Corporate/M&A (Legal 500, 2022)
  • Recommended, PPP and Procurement (Legal 500, 2022)
  • Rising Star Partner, M&A (IFLR 1000, 2022)
  • Rising Star Partner, Project Development (IFLR 1000, 2022)

Razvan gives clear advice on technical aspects of Romanian legal requirements and steers the project very well, keeping the desired commercial outcome firmly front of mind. He builds excellent relationships with clients and other law firms and delivers very helpful advice and documentation.”
(IFLR, 2023)

“Razvan Vlad is an exceptional practitioner. Whenever we need support with challenging legal issues we know we can rely on his advice, which is top-quality.”
(Legal 500, 2022)


  • Nicolae Titulescu University Law School, Law Degree

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Bucharest Bar

Notable Contributions

  • Starting November 26, beneficial owners will mandatorily need to be included in the articles of incorporation of newly formed companies” (, 2022)
  • Smart Exit (an entrepreneur’s perspective)” (Which Lawyer, 2021) (author)
  • speaker at the “Business Challenge: SME & Entrepreneurship” event, organized by Business Mark (2021)
  • contributor to NNDKP – COVID-19 Legal & Tax Resource Center
  • speaker at the seminar “Theoretical and practical issues regarding competence in arbitration, the action for annulment and exequatur”, organized by NNDKP (2019)
  • Between Stability and Bias in the Field of Construction and Infrastructure in Romania” (Lexology, 2019)
  • The Dispute Adjucation Board (DAB) in FIDIC Public Contracts” (Lexology, 2019)
  • Trigger of the Statute of Limitations in FIDIC Public Contracts” (Lexology, 2019)
  • speaker at “New Masters Seminar. Important update: Critical legal/contractual issues regarding FIDIC Contracts”, organized by Prime Consulting (2019)
  • Amendments in the field of construction and infrastructure projects in Romania” (Lexology, 2018)
  • Renewable energy in Romania: current status and prospects” (Business Review, 2013)
  • speaker at “Personal Guarantees under the New Civil Code” seminar, organized by the National Bank of Romania (2011)
  • Corporate, Electronic Commerce and Concessions chapters of “Doing Business in Romania 2011″ (2011)
  • speaker at the workshop “Directors under the Companies Law no. 31/1990: Rights and Duties, Unitary and Dualist Systems”, organized by the Romanian Bar Association (2010)