Co-Founding Partner (1968-2022)
“Something constructive arises out of every challenge. We only grow when we dare ourselves to take our clients further.”
Mugur Filipescu was a co-founding partner of Voicu & Filipescu and one of the firm’s managing partners during 2001-2019.
Born on August 19, 1968, Mugur Filipescu received his bachelor’s degree in law from Bucharest University in 1995. In the same year he has been admitted to the Bucharest Bar and started his career as a business lawyer at Musat & Asociatii and then to the Romanian office of Arent Fox Kitner Plotkin & Kahn, PLLC.
In 2001, Mugur Filipescu founded together with Daniel Voicu Voicu & Filipescu, by means of the acquisition of the Romanian office of the international US based law firm of Arent Fox Kitner Plotkin & Kahn, PLLC.
As a business lawyer, his primary focus has been to represent foreign and domestic clients in all phases of their business activities, his work and experience including advice in some of the most important transactions in Romania during his practice years. He has been closely involved in mergers and acquisitions, privatizations, international trade, banking and financial transactions, contracts. In addition, he had a special competence in oil industry legal matters.
Mugur Filipescu held memberships with the Bucharest Bar Association and the National Union of Insolvency Practitioners in Romania.
He had a great legal mind, being sought out for advice both by clients and pairs. His extensive experience and reputation have contributed greatly to the growth of the firm during his practice years. He was a passionate and collegial managing partner, with a determined spirit, a big heart and great ambitions for the entire firm.