Anca Mihăilescu



Anca Mihăilescu is well-read and very hard-working. (Legal500, 2021)

“Mihailescu is ‘strikingly sharp and focused and her legal knowledge is impressive. She always seems to figure the right solution to the questions not yet asked’” (Legal500, 2020)

“Mihăilescu is ‘brilliant’ and ‘understands the technicalities’” (Legal500, 2019)


Anca is among the most experienced lawyers in M&A and energy, with a substantial track record of successfully closed deals in these areas.

She provided assistance to international corporations, private equity funds and public institutions in structuring, negotiating and achieving the successful completion of their projects. In particular, she managed numerous cross-border M&A deals, some of the most important and ground-breaking energy projects implemented in Romania over the past decade, joint ventures and minority investments, restructuring and reorganization projects, as well as various complex real estate/construction deals.

Anca graduated from the University of Bucharest Law School and prior to co-founding Ijdelea Mihailescu, she has developed her qualifications working with the biggest law firm in Romania as well as a large global law firm.

Currently, Anca is the Secretary-Treasurer of the Oil and Gas Committee, International Bar Association, prior to which she held the position of Publications Officer with the same organization.