Practice Areas
  • Litigation & Arbitration
  • Administrative Law
  • Tax Litigation
  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Public Procurement

Admitted to the bar in 2009

Education

University of Bucharest, Master of Laws in Business Law

University of Bucharest, Law Degree

Diana Agafitei is a skillful legal practitioner and litigation lawyer, with over 11 years of professional experience, with a strong track record of success in handling demanding cases. In particular, Diana was involved in a large array of tax litigation and administrative matters on seeking damages and on the annulment of certain deeds (including tax decisions) issued by administrative authorities (public procurement included), as well as in various contractual and tort liability cases and commercial disputes.

Diana has built up an extensive client-oriented litigation experience by merging animated advocacy skills with a solid legal background. A strong initiative, along with an up-to-date view on the court practice, fresh eye on business environment, understanding of the commercial goals and creative approach to any new legal challenge are the precise tools she relies on.

Selected relevant experience

Advising and representing a group of companies operating on the energy market in a series of tax disputes on the annulment of a decision issued by the Central Fiscal Commission (with impact on the qualification of wind turbines towers as buildings and the taxation thereof), and on the annulment of subsequent tax administrative deeds.

Advising and representing a group of companies operating in the waste field in complex disputes, having as object damages under delegation agreements of sanitation services, respectively the annulment of certain administrative deeds issued by authorities.

Advising and representing a group of companies operating on the oil and gas market for legal assistance and representation in a series of administrative disputes, on the motion for stay/annulment of some orders issued by National Agency for Fiscal Administration (with impact on the wholesale trade in energy products).

Member of the team drafting an in-depth legal analysis report concerning the impact and implementation of the New Civil Code and New Civil Procedure Code.