Practice Areas
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Mergers & Acquisitions / Privatization
  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Energy & Natural Resources

Admitted to the bar in 2014


University of Bucharest, Master’s degree (LL.M.) in International Arbitration

Erasmus University of Rotterdam, Law Faculty, Exchange Program

University of Bucharest, Law Degree

Professional bodies

Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Member of Young Romanian Arbitration Practitioners

Member of Young International Council for Commercial Arbitration

Member of the Young Singapore International Arbitration Centre

Member of the LCIA Young Arbitration Group

Daiana Ichimescu is an enthusiastic and bright lawyer, specialising in International Arbitration, Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions matters.

Daiana has represented clients in disputes from a range of jurisdictions and sectors, with a focus on the construction and infrastructure, energy and natural resources sector, in international arbitration proceedings under the ICC, CICA-CCIR, UNCITRAL and ICSID rules.

Daiana also advises clients in a range of complex corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and general corporate matters.

Daiana has a keen interest in technological sustainability, artificial intelligence, digital disputes, green arbitration, regularly conducting research and working on projects in these areas.

Selected representative experience

Representing an international oil gas company in ICC arbitrations deriving out of petroleum concession agreements in Romania.

Representing an international construction group in an ICC arbitration deriving out of a major Romanian project in transport infrastructure.

Representing one of the largest electrical engineering companies in Europe in an ICC arbitration regarding works contracts for railway rehabilitation.

Representing a subsidiary of a global player in the sector of large and strategic infrastructure projects, in relation to an arbitration under the ICC rules.

Representing the largest independent oil and gas producers in Romania in an arbitration case under ICC Rules.

Advising a multinational investment fund and financial services company on the acquisition of a flagship building in Bucharest.