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8 - 10 Nicolae Iorga
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A client describes him as a "commercial, client-oriented, proactive and diligent" lawyer and highlights his "accurate analysis, solution-oriented advice and excellent understanding of the clients' needs."

Chambers Europe, 2019

Victor Constantinescu

Victor Constantinescu

Managing Partner
+40 21 307 1617

Victor Constantinescu is the Managing Partner of the Bucharest office and the co-head of the firm-wide Real Estate sector. With over 15 years’ experience in real estate in the region, he focuses primarily on Romania and South-East Europe, where he has built a reputation for efficiency and commercial pragmatism in organizing and closing transactions and for building long-term relationships – skills that have earned him recognition as a top real estate practitioner for years in a row by major legal guides. Since joining the firm in 2017, Victor has already led transactions whose combined value well exceeds EUR 500 million. A Canada-born, native English speaker, he began his career in the United States.

RECENT ENGAGEMENTS INCLUDE ADVISING

  • TWO SEPARATE MAJOR REAL ESTATE FUNDS as lead counsel in the acquisition of two leading Bucharest office projects in two separate transactions, each valued at over EUR 100 million
  • OLD MUTUAL PROPERTY and LION’S HEAD INVESTMENTS as lead counsel to the joint venture between the property division of the largest insurance company in South Africa and a leading Bulgarian real estate conglomerate (AG Capital), on the formation of the joint venture and subsequent acquisition of Oregon Park, one of the largest office transactions in Romania in 2017-2018, from its developer seller, Portland Trust
  • LOGICOR, a pan-European logistics giant, as sell-side counsel in the attempted sale of its Romanian portfolio consisting of several income producing assets together with a substantial land bank valued at over EUR 100 million, as well as all day-to-day matters in Romania

EDUCATION

  • 2001: McGill University, LL.B. (common law) and B.C.L. (civil law)
  • 2001: University of Toronto, Russian and East European Studies, M.A.
  • 1996: University of Pennsylvania, B.A.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

  • New York Bar
  • Bucharest Bar (admitted as foreign attorney)

LANGUAGES

English (native), Romanian

PUBLICATIONS

  • Author of numerous articles in various industry publications as well as frequent speaker at industry conferences, both national and regional.