Dentons announced the hire of Doru Postelnicu starting October 1, who will be joining the team as one of the senior members of the Bucharest banking and finance group, after nearly three years of working as Head of Banking Legal Department at Banca Comerciala Romana.
In his new role, he will also spearhead the further development of the office’s banking litigation practice.
Doru Postelnicu has over 10 years of experience primarily on banking and finance law, corporate, litigation and M&A. His experience in finance is broad, spanning syndicated loans, real estate and project finance, acquisition finance, trade finance, retail lending, general corporate lending, senior and subordinated debt
“We are very pleased to welcome Doru back to our team and continue our ambitious goals of being the market-leading choice for our clients. His arrival marks yet another step in the development of our banking and finance group, which already grew tremendously over the past year under the close supervision of Perry Zizzi, Head of the practice group in Bucharest. We will continue our firm’s growth strategy and dynamic approach, and keep looking for talent in the market to build on the success of our team,” Bucharest managing partner Anda Todor commented.
Postelnicu graduated the University of Bucharest Law School and holds an LL.M. Oeconomicus Internationalibus Wirtschaftsrecht (Business Law) from the Law School of the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Germany, with special focus in corporate law, as well as a Certificate in Business Administration from Warwick Business School UK.
Dentons is a global law firm working with 3,000 lawyers and professionals in more than 80 locations spanning 50-plus countries. With a legacy of legal experience that dates back to 1742 and builds on the strengths of its foundational firms—Salans, Fraser Milner Casgrain (FMC), SNR Denton and McKenna Long & Aldridge—the firm serves the local, regional and global needs of private and public clients.