Horea Popescu is head of the corporate and M&A practice of CMS Romania. A Bucharest-based corporate partner, Horea has broad experience in advising on all aspects of corporate and M&A transactions in Romania and the CEE region, and has worked on some of the most significant M&A deals in Romania in recent years. Horea specialises in M&A, capital markets transactions, corporate transactions, competition law, private equity, privatisations, restructuring and commercial transactions. He has substantial experience in working on complex, multijurisdictional M&A transactions throughout Eastern Europe and beyond, regularly working with colleagues throughout CMS and elsewhere. Horea was recently ranked in band 1 for corporate and M&A in Chambers Global and Chambers Europe, being described as a ‘commercial, smart and fast’ M&A lawyer who ‘anticipates the issues that may come up in a case’. The International Financial Law Review guide to leading law firms states that Horea Popescu is ‘very quick, attentive, intelligent, a good coordinator with very good communication skills’.