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Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov, Angel Ganev, Sofia, BULGARIA

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Angel Ganev

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Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov

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Litigation and Arbitration Practice Group.


Partner, working in the dispute resolution, international arbitration, litigation, insolvency and restructuring practice areas.


Angel heads the Litigation & Arbitration and Insolvency & Restructuring Practice Groups in the firm and combines his in-depth legal knowledge and long-term experience as a commercial lawyer. He contributed significantly to the development of the Litigation & Arbitration and Insolvency & Restructuring practices in the firm. Angel advised and acted for some of the firm’s key international and domestic clients in relation to claims arising in the commercial, industrial and financial fields, domestic and international arbitration, commercial litigation or alternative dispute. He also does cross-boarder bankruptcy, insolvency and restructuring.


Bulgarian, English


Exclusive Bulgarian member of ICC FraudNet, Arbitrator with the Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC), INSOL Europe (The professional association for European restructuring and insolvency specialists), International Bar Association, Arbitrator with the Arbitration Court with the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Sofia Bar Association


Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration from the International School of Arbitration, London, UK with subjects: International & Comparative Commercial Arbitration, International Trade & Investment Dispute Settlement, Award Writing Examination; LL.M Corporate and Commercial Law, University of London, Queen Mary College (2002 – 2003); LL.M Faculty of Law, Sofia University (1994-1999)


Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Angel Ganev - Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov

Within: Dispute resolution

Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov is ‘recognised as a key player’ in the field, with a 'strong track record' of representing clients in litigation and local and international arbitration proceedings. The ‘extremely attentive and always available’ team includes practice head Angel Ganev, ‘an experienced litigator handling complex cases’, and senior associates Simeon Simeonov, who is ‘dedicated and multitasks with ease’, and Gergana Monovska, who specialises in commercial and environmental litigation. Genev and Georgi Tzvetkov  represented the State General Reserve Fund of the Sultanate of Oman before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) in a €150m claim against the Republic of Bulgaria relating to the termination of the banking licence of Corporate Commercial Bank. Other clients include CEZ Electro Bulgaria, Facebook and Deroni.

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