Privacy and Technology Attorney, General Counsel, CIPP/E
"Alex is one of the best attorneys I have worked with."
Alexander Popescu has over 10 years of experience advising technology companies of all sizes. He focuses on the intersection between e-commerce, advertising and technology, as well as complex transactions, business disputes, outsourcing, intellectual property, international privacy and data transfer issues.
His background in IT coupled with his desire to cultivate growth and innovation makes Alex the ideal legal partner for any business involving e-commerce, digital marketing, product development and/or technology.
- Affiliate Agreement
- Business Consulting Agreement
- Distribution Agreement
- Equipment Lease
- Licensing Agreement
- Marketing Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Commercial)
- Profit Share Agreement
- Publishing Agreement
- Release of Liability
- SaaS Agreement
- Sales Agreement
- Service Agreement
- Terms of Service
- User Agreement
- Other Commercial Contract Matter
- Outside General Counsel
- General Advice
"He did good job"
"Thanks for the quick turnaround!"
"Alex is one of the best attorneys I have worked with. He is pragmatic and thoughtful, but also very tough when negotiating."
"Alex is an extraordinary General Counsel - besides having a superior command of all tenants of Business law, he has a sharp business acumen and is extremely knowledgable in the space of internet/e-commerce, online marketing, advertising, supplier relations and business development."
Dec 2015 - Present
Boutique firm providing legal services to technology companies of all sizes. Focused on internet law, cross-border transactions, international arbitration, business law, marketing and privacy.
Apr 2013 - Nov 2015
As Fareportal’s General Counsel, I developed and led a high-performing legal department serving the company’s global business. Minimized Fareportal’s overall liability and legal spend while the company more than doubled its sales reaching its $4 billion mark.
Legal and Compliance Officer
Sep 2011 - Apr 2013
Fareportal’s first legal hire heading the company’s compliance efforts, procurement and document management processes. Directly responsible for the legal budget and use of outside counsel.
¥ Wrote internal policies, such as regarding business continuity, incident response, social media, data security, document management, etc.
¥ Led the company’s compliance efforts by structuring legal processes
Popescu & Associates LLP
Feb 2008 - Dec 2012
European boutique firm focused on technology and digital related transactions, privacy and international arbitration using ICC and LCIA rules.
Rus & Rus SCA
Feb 2006 - Feb 2008
Staff Attorney at a mid-size Romanian based law firm dealing mostly with cross-border transactions in the EU space.