Ligia Cecilia Popescu


“Ligia Popescu has over 20 years of experience in the market. Clients say “Ligia Popescu is very clear and helpful in her advice.””

– The Legal 500

About Ligia Cecilia

Ligia Cecilia Popescu has some 25 years of experience as a private practice lawyer gained by working with prestigious law firms in Bucharest and London. Ligia spent her formative years as a diplomat in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs specializing in economic diplomacy. She is a member of the Dispute Resolution team and heads the local practice in Bucharest. Ligia regularly advises multinationals and investment funds in complex cross-border litigation and arbitration cases. She specializes in construction arbitration, public procurement litigation, IP/IT and tax litigation. Ligia is a licensed public procurement expert, a regular contributor to legal magazines and a frequent lecturer at local and international conferences on arbitration, litigation, competition and public procurement matters.


London School of Economics and Political Science (LL.M. in European Business Law), 2004
University of Bucharest (LL.M. in International Public Law and International Relations), 1996
International Institute of Public Administration (ENA), Paris, (Certificate of Diplomatic and Consular Law Specialization), 1995
University of Bucharest (LL.B.), 1994


Romanian, English, French