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Wolf Theiss

RAINBOW CENTRE, 29 ATANAS DUKOV STREET, 1407 SOFIA, BULGARIA
Tel:
Work +359 2 861 3700
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Fax +359 2 862 0370
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www.wolftheiss.com

Katerina Novakova

Tel:
Work +359 2 8613708
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Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

Work Department

Projects, Regulatory & Procurement.

Position

Senior Associate specialising in Regulatory, Energy, Public Procurement Concessions and Environmental Law. Katerina has over ten years of experience in the gas sector, providing legal advice on the European and national regulatory framework in a wide spectrum of issues: gas distribution systems, retail gas supply, mining law, procurement law, as well as territory planning issues.

Career

Senior Associate, Wolf Theiss, since 2013; Chief In-house lawyer, Overgas Inc. AD, 2012 ; Senior In-house lawyer, Overgas Inc. AD 2006 - 2012.

Languages

English, Bulgarian.

Education

University (LL.M.), 2003; Maastricht University (MA in European public administration), 2005; Sofia University in co. with University of Nancy (LL.M. in EU Law), 2008.


Bulgaria

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Wolf Theiss handles commercial, administrative and regulatory proceedings, tax and insolvency disputes, international arbitration and mediation. Clients are from various sectors, including healthcare, food and beverages, IT and fashion. The team is headed by Anna Rizova, who assists clients in commercial disputes in the telecoms and energy sectors, as well as in competition litigation, and Radoslav Mikov, who represented Axpo Bulgaria in a series of complex enforcement and insolvency proceedings against the operator of a Bulgarian thermal power plant in multiple courts around the country. Senior associate Katerina Novakova  has experience in administrative and environmental proceedings.

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Projects and PPP

Within: Next generation lawyers

Katerina Novakova - Wolf Theiss

Within: Projects and PPP

Wolf Theiss regularly handles project developments, privatisations and concession matters and has notable expertise in cross-border mandates. The group recently advised Arco Capital on the refinancing and new development financing of an extension to an office park; Edison Trading, Aurubis and Axpo Bulgaria are also clients. Anna Rizova leads the group and is a key contact for cross-border investment projects, Richard Clegg focuses on the infrastructure, TMT and regulated sectors; Katerina Kraeva handles financing matters, Radoslav Mikov is an specialist in the energy field, and senior associate Katerina Novakova is experienced in the gas industry.

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Legal Developments by:
Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

  • EU TRANSACTION TAX: ADDITIONAL BURDENS ON BANKS?

    The finance ministers of the European Union met again last week to discuss the plan of introducing a single EU financial transaction tax. According to the plan, a 0.1 percent tax would be levied on bond and capital transactions, while a 0.01 percent tax would be charged on derivatives transactions.
    - Wolf Theiss

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