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Elena Costescu

Senior Associate
Phone: +40 728 566 213

Elena Costescu brings a diverse and globaly diversified perspective to her legal advice, since her academic journey includes studies at the “Shanghai International Studies University” in China and a traineeship at the EU Parliament in Brussels. Complementing her academic pursuits, Elena has a Masters degree in Finance, Banking & Insurance Law. Elena specializes in commercial law, M&A, and capital markets, with a strong background in capital markets regulatory matters. She has an innovative approach to legal problem-solving, especially in matters that are yet to be firmly regulated, as she excels in finding creative and pragmatic solutions, offering invaluable insights to navigate complex legal issues being a client-needs-oriented and flexible professional. Her commitment to excellence and her proactive, client-centric approach making her a valuable asset for both businesses and individuals seeking legal counsel in the current dynamic and evolving legal landscapes.

Corporate and M&A

Banking, Finance & Financial Services

Tech + Digital

Regulatory & Compliance

Bar Admissions • Affiliations & Memberships

  • Bucharest Bar Association (since 2019)
  • National Union of Authorized Translators from Romania (2022 – English, Italian and French )


  • Nicolae Titulescu University, Faculty of Law – European and International Law Program – Bachelor of Laws
  • Nicolae Titulescu University, Faculty of Law – Finance, Banking & Insurance Law – Bachelor of Laws
  • University of Bucharest, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Literatures – Bachelor of Arts in French and Chinese
  • Shanghai International Studies University – Study programme in chinese language and general elements of the chinese legal system





Mandarin Chinese