Dr. Beatrice Onica-Jarka, FCIArb

Managing Senior Partner

Practice focus:

  • Commercial & Corporate Law;
  • Construction Law & FIDIC;
  • PPP& Public Procurement;
  • Dispute Resolution;
  • Intellectual property;
  • Competition Law & State Aid;
  • Art Law

Representative work:

  • Coordination of M&A projects with a total value of up to EUR 200 million;
  • Coordination of legal services for top players on the Romanian market in the fields of retail, billboard, construction, IT and other;
  • Direct legal assistance and legal advice for the first port infrastructure and superstructure project in Romania in connection with European funding on multiple aspects related to the establishment of public-private partnerships, design contracts, public procurement contracts and especially related with the direct approval by the European Commission of the first state aid for private beneficiaries;
  • Coordination of the litigation department within the law firm “Beatrice, Onica – Jarka & Asociații”, previously called “Cunescu, Balaciu & Asociații”, in the successful representation in the courts in Romania but also in the USA, of a multitude of important clients, including the Romanian state and state-owned companies, in litigation of company law, competition law, intellectual property law, labor law, property law, insolvency, public procurement and construction, billboards, with a total values of over 2 billion USD;
  • Coordination of the “Beatrice, Onica – Jarka & Asociații” team of international (ICC, ICSID) and domestic commercial arbitration in areas related to construction, energy, including advising in order to initiate arbitrations on Bilateral Investment Treaties in the field of green energy, following the change of the framework applicable legislation;
  • Settlement as arbitrator of over 200 international disputes following nomination on the lists of arbitrators of the prestigious international and domestic arbitration forums:

– World Intellectual Property Organization

– National Arbitration Forum

– Czech Arbitration Court – ADR

– Court of Arbitration for Art – CAfA

– Bucharest Ilfov Arbitration Court

– European Court of Arbitration – CEA

  • Coordination of the teams of law students participating in national and international law competitions: international arbitration competition Willem C. Vis, humanitarian law and refugee law competitions: Jean Pictet, Friedrich Born, Nicolae Titulescu;
  • Coordination of the arbitration courses organized by the Romanian Arbitration Institute;
  • Author of over 50 courses, monographies and articles;
  • Teaching activity for 23 years as Associate Professor of Public International Law, Humanitarian Law and Treaty Law;
  • Coordination for of Nexia International Legal Services Group.
Connect with Dr. Beatrice Onica-Jarka, FCIArb

Mobile: +40722222087
Fax: +40213274310
E-mail: beatrice.onicajarka@enjoylegal.ro
Foreign languages: English, French, German