Cristian Guia


Eversheds Sutherland
Victoria Center, 9th floor
145 Calea Victoriei,
Bucharest 1, Romania

Tel: +40 21 311 2561
Fax: +40 21 311 2562


Cristian leads the real estate practice area of Eversheds Sutherland in Romania having extensive experience in all aspects of real estate law; acting for investors, developers, tenants and borrowers on a broad range of (cross-border) transactions with an emphasis on real estate acquisitions, lease agreements, construction law (including FIDIC regulated agreements), real estate finance and due diligence reviews.

Cristian is a member of the Bucharest Bar since 2000. He holds a Law degree from Bucharest University School of Law. He joined Lina & Guia (now Eversheds Romania) in 2008 and is fluent in English and French

Eversheds Sutherland has one of the world’s largest full-service real estate teams. We deliver global coverage for your business through our network of lawyers in key jurisdictions. We take pride in our deal and client coverage and work in partnership with global, regional and local businesses that develop, manage, trade, finance and invest in real estate. Whatever your needs, we are here to help you achieve your goals.

We have the capability and depth to handle every aspect of commercial real estate, including retail, office, industrial, hospitality and leisure, multifamily, student housing, affordable housing, data centers, leasing transactions, healthcare, timber, natural resources and agribusiness projects. Our experience also covers major regeneration and infrastructure-led projects, premier investment mandates, multi-layered funds and joint ventures structured for tax and regulatory efficiency, alternative real estate assets and portfolio asset management.

We offer practical advice that draws on our extensive industry experience, creative solutions to challenges and a fee model that delivers efficiency and transparency for our clients.

Eversheds Sutherland also provides a lean, efficient team for each transaction, led by a partner with the skillset that particular transaction requires. Thanks to this approach, all the people you are working with are completely visible and you have the benefit of a single point of contact.

Eversheds Sutherland’s real estate team has developed a comprehensive understanding of the market, its economics and legal issues. With a practical, cost-effective approach to commercial real estate, we help you to weather downturns and to thrive in good markets.

As a global top 15 law practice, Eversheds Sutherland provides legal advice and solutions to a global client base ranging from small and mid-sized businesses to the largest multinationals.

Our teams of lawyers around the world operate seamlessly to deliver the legal know-how and strategic alignment that clients need from their advisors to help further their business interests. Clients describe us as creative and well-versed in cutting edge legal work – we listen well in order to understand how and where we can be most effective and add the greatest value.

We shape our advice to the unique circumstances and challenges of each project, and ensure the right people are in the right places to offer insight and certainty – from the day-to-day to the most complex, multijurisdictional matters.

What unites us is our commitment to service excellence through a solution-oriented approach. We know our clients’ businesses, the industries and markets they operate in, and we know that great relationships yield the best outcomes.

“Cristian Guia is known for his work on the structuring and financing of real estate transactions. Clients appreciate his abilities, with one interviewee saying: “His solid industry knowledge proved to be an invaluable asset for our endeavors. He has great skill level and business acumen, and is both an experienced and thoughtful real estate practitioner, as well as a resourceful problem-solver.”
Chambers & Partners