Vladimir Plugărescu

Senior Associate

+40 21 201 1200

Practice areas


  • corporate and commercial law matters
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • energy law
  • oil & gas resources industry matters
  • renewable energy projects
  • energy efficiency

Representative Cases and Transactions

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • advice to a leading international retailer on the sale of its Romanian subsidiary to the largest Romanian retailer
  • assistance to a major investment fund in relation to the acquisition of one of the largest companies in the Romanian offshore upstream sector
  • assistance to a major oil&gas company in the potential acquisition of the Romanian subsidiary of a major Canadian energy company
  • assistance to a British company in the acquisition of an interest in an oil block from a large Romanian oil&gas company

Energy and Natural Resources

  • assistance to a large Romanian oil&gas company in relation to regulatory issues concerning well abandonment
  • advice to the European Commission on the assessment of the Romanian manual of procedures for the authorization of Projects of Common Interest (PCI) under Regulation 347/2013
  • advice to a large South Korean financial institution in evaluating several PV projects by performing due diligence and scrutinizing the security scheme behind the financing structure
  • advice to a large German renewable producer with regard to regulatory issues pertaining to the interconnection installation for a 300MW wind project
  • advice to the largest Austrian electricity producer in relation to green certificates trading regulatory matters

Selected credentials listed above include work prior to joining NNDKP.


  • University of Bucharest Law School, Law Degree
  • Tilburg University, The Netherlands, Master Degree in Business Law
  • Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Summer School on European Business Law

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Bucharest Bar

Notable Contributions

  • “Draft Order of ANRE for the application of GEO 114/2018” (Lexology, 2019) (co-author)
  • “Energy Investment Risk Assessment 2018 report” (Energy Charter Secretariat, 2018) (co-author)
  • Mining in Romania: overview, Thomson Reuters Practical Law, (2017), (co-author)
  • Electricity Regulation in Romania: overview, Thomson Reuters Practical Law, (2017), (co-author)
  • Speaker at the Associated European Energy Consultants Summer Camp, Meisenheim, Germany, (2016)
  • Regulation of conventional and unconventional onshore oil and gas extraction in Romania, Thomson Reuters Practical Law, (2016), (co-author)