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Pavel Velchev

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Velchev & Co. Law Office

Position

Attorney Pavel Velchev is a founder and managing partner of Velchev & Co. Law Offfice.

Career

Attorney-at-law Pavel Velchev has 15+ years of specialisation and professional experience in the sphere of regulatory, external relations, administrative, commercial, competition and corporate law. Mr. Velchev started his career in the State Telecommunications Commission. Later Pavel became part of Lega InterConsult – Penkov, Markov & Partners Law Offices where he acted as attorney at law to many foreign investors and local clients such as Vodafonе, C&W, Telenor, Antenna Group etc. In 2004 he was appointed Director of External Relations, Regulatory and Competition Division of Bulgarian Telecommunications Company AD. He formed and managed a team of 25 lawyers, financial and technical experts who were working in the field of telecom regulation and competition. In 2010 he established Velchev & Co. Law Office. In the recent years Mr. Velchev’s practice has focused on international M&A, competition law, PPP, commercial law and insolvency procedures. He is advising both state owned and private companies and banks, which are among the leaders in their spheres of business.

Languages

English, German.

Member

Sofia Bar Association since 2001.

Education

Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski - LL.M, 1999; Hay Group – High Potentials Leadership Program, 2007; MIT – IT for non-IT professionals, 2007.


Bulgaria

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Velchev & Co. Law Office handles complex structured transactions for clients in the banking, telecoms, media, IT and transport sectors, including A1 Bulgaria, Port Bulgaria West and New Games. Managing partner Pavel Velchev prepared a due diligence report and advised Bulgarian-American Credit Bank on its second bid for 100% of the capital of Commercial Bank Victoria for €40m. Alina Ilieva is also noted.

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TMT

Within: TMT

Velchev & Co. Law Office counts government authorities and private sector companies as clients; notable examples include New Games, National Lottery and M&BM Express. Pavel Velchev heads up the group, which also includes Parvan Rusinov and Nadya Hambach. In a recent highlight, Valchev and Rusinov represented A1 Bulgaria in separate tax and competition proceedings, and also assisted the client with issues relating to a television project.

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