Daniela Lazea

Practices:Real EstateFinance & Restructuring
Bar Affiliation: Bucharest Bar (admitted 1998)

Daniela is a Partner with BirișGoran since spring 2018 and joined the firm back in 2007. In the real estate field, few lawyers on the Romanian market have as much experience as Daniela. In her representation of BirișGoran clients, she has been involved in all real estate matters from A to Z: acquisitions, title investigations, title disputes, construction matters, industrial and office leases, zoning, etc.

Daniela doubles as a seasoned M&A lawyer, handling many real estate transactions as M&A deals for cost and efficiency reasons, and has the skills required for managing complex large size transactions whether local or cross border. Daniela is a reputed negotiator with a solid and proven understanding and knowledge of developers and investors key focus and concerns.

Her clients include institutional investors, multinational developers, as well as high-net-worth individuals. Her client base includes Hagag Development Europe (part of the Israeli Hagag Group) and One United Properties (both clients among the most active real estate investors in the residential and office segments in Romania), Sema Business Park (a highly regarded real estate developer and long-standing firm client), Global Vision (one of the most active actors on the Romanian real estate market), and Renergy Power Plants (a company operating in the energy field). Daniela has particular strength with and recognition among the Israeli investors, due to her working with Firon Bar Nir in its Bucharest office and has developed in recent years a sizable pool of clients from France or the UK.

Outside the office, Daniela enjoys playing tennis and travelling.

  • Represented One United Properties, leading Romanian high end residential developer in (i) the acquisition of a 25,800 sqm piece of land from Telekom in Bucharest’s Floreasca area in an EUR 18 million transaction (ii) the acquisition of North Gate office complex and (iii) with a bonds issuance through private placement.
  • Assisted Hagag Development Europe, affiliate of the leading Israeli developer Hagag on various acquisitions in Romania (land, office, residential) and with all Romanian law aspects of a bond issuance on the Israeli capital markets.
  • Senior Associate, Firon Bar Nir (2000 – 2007)
  • University of Bucharest, Faculty of Law (Law Degree, 1997)