Our attorneys create and facilitate transactions that are new
to the market. These transactions include the sale and purchase
of assets previously held by public utilities and state power
producers, the sale and purchase of power among producers, energy
service providers and customers.
We provide legal advice on a full range of matters, including
those involving project development and finance, corporate transactions,
privatisation, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, litigation
and legislation relating to electric power and other energy sources.
Our lawyers have been involved in all aspects of planning, feasibility
study, bid-letting, construction, operation, financing, restructuring
and privatisation of energy facilities. We negotiate and document
complex contractual and regulatory arrangements, organise financing,
co-ordinate local tax strategies, and navigate various cultural
considerations. The firm represents hydroelectric developers,
independent power producers, power marketers, and their partners
or customers in proceedings involving power supply transmission,
contracts and hydroelectric licensing matters. In addition, our
attorneys advise developers, utilities and investors as to the
proposed acquisitions of newly privatised electric and other facilities.
We advise enterprises engaged in the fixed, cellular and satellite
telecommunication and Internet services. Our experience includes
regulatory issues, investments, acquisitions and joint ventures,
infrastructure and strategic investment, privatisation, project
financing and equipment financing.
Buruiana & Partners has an expertise in a wide range of common
carrier and other telecommunication issues involving wireline
and wireless telephony. On behalf of our clients, the firm assists
in the formulation of business strategies, obtains required regulatory
approvals and negotiates operating and other commercial agreements
vital to their businesses. Of equal importance for our lawyers
is to closely monitor the legal and regulatory developments affecting
our clients, advise them on new opportunities, and help them understand
and comply with applicable regulatory requirements in Moldova.
We also provide help with renegotiation of the terms of existing
concessions and privatisation transactions.