Margareta Chesaru joined McGuireWoods Romania in October 2017 as a public affairs associate. She has an extensive background in legal and regulatory affairs and assists clients with government relations and business development matters.
Before joining the firm, Margareta worked for Dezimed, a commercial disinfectant manufacturer, where she advised the company on legal and regulatory affairs. Margareta also worked at Bulboaca & Asociatii, where she focused on banking and finance, competition, and antitrust matters. She was also involved in projects covering a wide array of topics including capital markets, data protection, consumer protection and EU law. In addition, Margareta advised large shareholders in connection with privatization transactions of state-owned companies and assisted various financial institutions in financing or acquisition projects.
Margareta graduated from the University of Bucharest - Faculty of Law in 2013 with honors. In 2016, she successfully completed a Foreign Policy and Diplomacy course at the Romanian Diplomatic Institute. She is fluent in both English and German.