Simona is a dual-qualified lawyer with over 17 years of extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganisations and restructurings and advising businesses on a wide range of general corporate and commercial matters. She is well accustomed to working across multiple jurisdictions with different laws.

Having both the exposure of working with private law firms and as a general counsel for a reputable M&A advisor, she holistically combines transactional advice with a strong commercial background and has a solid understanding of the corporate environment.

Simona has a reputation of being client focused, a problem solver who generates results. From deal inception to completion, she has a proactive approach and believes that working constructively with all parties and advisers helps clients bridge the gap between aspiration and achievement.

She assists businesses through all stages of corporate development and advises clients across the full breadth of their business lifecycle from formation to preparing the business for sale and assisting with the owners exit.

Simona Advises

  • Owner managed businesses
  • Management Teams
  • Corporate and private investors
  • Start-ups
  • Corporate finance advisors

Experience Highlights

  • Acted on a considerable number of M&A transactions with a size varying from £250k to £10 million plus deals.
  • Advised on complex reorganisations, involving Section 110 liquidations.
  • Advised on business partitions for separating income streams and creating strategic growth.
  • Advised businesses on employee incentive schemes and share option arrangements.
  • Helped start-up and mature businesses with shareholders’ agreements, articles of association and corporate governance.

Career History

Previous Law Firms

  • Continuum Corporate Lawyers LLP
  • Rödl & Partner

In-house — Previous Firm

  • BCMS Corporate Limited


  • College of Law London (QLTT)
  • Birmingham City University (LLM)
  • Faculty of Law, University of Craiova, Romania (LLB)