Speaker profile

Ruxandra Cana

Ruxandra Cana

Partner, Steptoe LLP

Ruxandra heads Steptoe’s European chemicals and life sciences team, and acts as co-chair of Steptoe’s ESG core team.

Ruxandra’s practice focuses on EU regulatory law and litigation with a strong emphasis on chemicals and product regulations, REACH in particular. She is one of a handful of lawyers recognized as "leading individual” in this area by Chambers Europe, and a “leading expert in EU chemicals regulation”.

Ruxandra litigated over 60 (sixty) cases before the Court of Justice of the EU and the European Chemicals Agency's Board of Appeal (BoA).

She helped form and acts as a trusted advisor to more than 30 (thirty) industry groups and industry associations, and has been involved in virtually all matters leading the EU and global legal and regulatory agenda for chemicals and products.