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Reneta Petkova

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Deloitte Legal

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Banking & Finance, M&A, Corporate, Real Estate


Partner, with significant extensive expertise in financing and corporate transactions, including asset finance, project finance, acquisition finance, corporate lending and restructuring, equity and debt finance, banking regulations and compliance, privatisation and M&A.


Reneta is recognized for her professional achievements, both nationally and internationally. She brings more than 24 years of strong legal experience, mainly focused on FSI industry. Reneta is former Managing Partner and Senior Partner at CMS Cameron McKenna LLP ‚Äď Bulgaria Branch. Prior to joining Deloitte, Reneta has also acted as Head of Legal Department of United Bulgarian Bank AD, Chief Legal Adviser of Bank Consolidation Company and Legal Adviser of the Management Board of Bulgarian National Bank.


English, Bulgarian


Sofia Bar Association


Master’s degree in Law from Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski; LL.M.-Visiting Researcher, Banking and Securities Regulations at Georgetown University Law Center, Washington D.C.; International Financial Law at Cambridge, UK; Banking and Finance Programme at International Banking Institute, Sofia and Chartered Institute of Bankers, London.


Commercial, corporate and M&A

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Reneta Petkova - Deloitte Legal Law Firm

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Deloitte Legal Law Firm's M&A team is active in the energy, real estate, manufacturing, and food and beverages sectors. Managing partner Reneta Petkova  and managing associate Kaloyan Yordanov head the team, which recently advised on the high-value cross-border acquisition of one of the largest office complexes in Bulgaria. Managing associates Zvezdelina Filova, Miglena Milcheva and Pavlin Stoyanoff, who recently joined from CMS, are also noted.

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EU and competition

Within: EU and competition

The ‚Äėbusiness-oriented‚Äô team at¬†Deloitte Legal Law Firm¬†is made up of ‚Äėtalented, bright and experienced lawyers who know competition law extremely well‚Äô and ‚Äėtake every client's assignment to heart and treat it as a priority‚Äô. Key contacts include practice head¬†Reneta Petkova; managing associate Kaloyan Yordanov, who ‚Äėhas good connections with the national competition authority‚Äô; and 'sharp-minded, diligent and co-operative‚Äô senior associate Yoana Zhechkova. The team acted for a real estate company to obtain merger clearance from the Bulgarian competition authority.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Deloitte Legal Law Firm assists clients with the structuring and execution of real estate transactions, with an emphasis on commercial centres and office buildings; real estate financing and security; long-term lease agreements; and design and construction projects. Reneta Petkova heads the practice with managing associate Kaloyan Yordanov, who focuses on real estate M&A, property financing, mortgages and long-term lease agreements. The firm assisted with the development and sale of a new office tower in Sofia, including advising on the options for transfer of the office tower to the buyer, the condominium deed, co-ownership rules and the relevant FIDIC agreement.

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