mihaiMihai Jelea, LL.M.

Lawyer & Insolvency Practitioner

Of counsel

Phone: +40 733 012 908

E-mail: mihai.jelea[at]jlaw[dot]ro
break 2Mihai has 11 years of experience in corporate and commercial legal issues, having acted for both international and local clients in various mandates such as cross-border M&A transactions, financing, due diligence investigations and contract negotiations.

He is also a respected insolvency practitioner, having extensive experience in insolvency files which have continuously increased in number over the past few years. He has been involved in assistance offered to both creditors seeking the recovery of their receivables against insolvent debtors, as well as to companies in financial distress seeking an activity turnaround. His assistance included, inter alia, client representation in court and before the official receiver, representation within general meeting of creditors, strategic and specific advice, etc.

Currently, Mihai is also a senior associate with Eversheds Lina & Guia, the corresponding Romanian law firm of Eversheds. Previously, he was a lawyer with a Linklaters spin-off law firm and with the legal arm of KPMG Romania. He is a member of the Bucharest Bar and of the National Union of Insolvency Practitioners.

Mihai is fluent in English, French and Italian. In his spare time, he enjoys movies, swimming and jazz music.


2005 – LL.M., Business Law, University of Bucharest
2004 – LL.B., Law School, University of Bucharest
2004 – Maitrise en droit français, College Juridique Franco-Roumain d’Etudes Européenes, Université Paris I – Panthéon Sorbonne

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