Practice Areas
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Construction
  • Infrastructure, PPP & Public Procurement
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • International Trade
  • Corporate & Commercial

Admitted to the bar in 2005

Education

University Babes-Bolyai in Cluj-Napoca, PhD in E-commerce

University College London, Postgraduate Diploma in International Business Law

University of Bucharest, Postgraduate Diploma in Business Law

University of Bucharest, Law Degree

Roxana Fercala gained a wide experience in advising major foreign investors regarding the implementation of various joint ventures and investments, greenfield or brownfield projects in Romania, as well as for the resolution of international disputes concerning investments, privatisations, mergers and acquisitions in energy and infrastructure areas. Roxana was involved in numerous international arbitration cases involving complex commercial disputes settled before the ICC, as well as in ad-hoc proceedings under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules, entailing issues pertaining to international commercial law, construction law, as well as international public and private law.

Roxana is recognized as professional in dispute resolution, ADR and large scale commercial litigation, representing clients from a variety of sectors, including oil & gas, construction and infrastructure.

Roxana is recommended for PPP and procurement in Legal 500 EMEA.

Selected relevant experience

Representing one of the largest international energy providers in a highly complex ICC arbitration seated in Paris regarding multiple claims in excess of USD 1,200,000,000

Assisting one of the largest international groups active in the energy sector in ICC proceedings (place of arbitration Paris) regarding claims arising out of a strategic privatization contract - value of the dispute over USD 600 million

Representing a world leader in construction and maintenance of infrastructure for transport, urban development and facilities, in several complex ICC arbitration cases (venue of arbitration: Geneva) arising from international construction contracts involving infrastructure projects with the aggregate amount in dispute exceeding USD 95,000,000

Representing one of Europe’s leading providers of rail infrastructure services in multiple arbitral proceedings before the ICC, regarding claims arising out of FIDIC contracts concerning rehabilitation projects of the national railway amounting to more than USD 10,000,000

Representing a major European group involved in civil infrastructure and construction projects, in international arbitration proceedings concerning multiple claims in excess of EUR 6 million arising out of a FIDIC contract.

Publications

The legal regime of obligations under the auspices of the New Civil Code. Several innovations regarding contracts (Phoenix. The Insolvency Review no. 44, April – June 2013)

E-commerce: the future of business in 2012 (Romanian Business Digest, November 2011)

About the commercial sale in the electronic era (Economic Reporter no. 4 / 2011)

Consumer protection in the context of electronic commerce (The International Biennial Conference Timişoara 28-30 octombrie 2010, Ed. Wolters Kluwer)

The notion of corporate governance in the anglo - american law (Ad honorem – Stanciu D. Cărpenaru. Selected legal studies, C.H. Beck 2006)