Public procurement/PPP

Public ProcurementOur lawyers' have expertise in understanding, interpreting and communicating the complex regulations within both Romanian and EU public procurement and competition law; therefore we go beyond the letter of the law and we provide our clients with practical and commercial solutions.

We are proud of our expertise in rendering legal assistance mainly on infrastructure and water projects; we offer our support in every stage of the process, from the preparation of the tender documentation to the stage of negotiating and concluding the public works contracts, public services contracts, concessions contracts. Our lawyers successfully represented joint ventures or partnerships, contractors, and developers in a wide variety of matters, across industry sectors as oil & gas, water and transport.

We have assisted both private companies and state owned bodies related to procurement of works, services and goods, concessions and PPP, utilities and system assets. The firm is experienced in both forms of PPP - the contractual type and institutional type.

 Our professionals offer legal advice on all aspects of public procurement:

  • preparing and advising on procurement documents such as information notices, instructions to tenders;
  • drafting clarification requests on the issues risen from the bid documentation and asking in the name and on behalf of the client, for the answers to be provided by the contracting authority;
  • checking if performance of the public procurement procedure complies with the applicable law;
  • advising on contract award issues;
  • interpretation of EU and Romanian procurement law;
  • pursuing remedies for breach of procurement rules;
  • drafting contestations against the deeds issued by the contracting authority and representing clients in front of the National Council for Solving the Disputes and the courts of law.