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Bulgaria

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Kambourov & Partners

Kambourov & Partners handles all the contentious and non-contentious aspects of banking matters. Practice heads Yavor Kambourov and Vladimir Rangeloff focus on banking and finance mandates respectively. The team is handling debt restructuring matters for Worldview Capital and Petroceltic Group.

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Kambourov & Partners

Kambourov & Partners advises corporates and financial institutions on the gamut of equity and sovereign offerings and transactions, asset securitisations and bond issuances, and has particular expertise in real estate investment trusts. The practice is led by Vladimir Rangeloff. Clients include MBL and the Bulgarian Development Bank.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Kambourov & Partners

Kambourov & Partners’ ‘consistently excellent’ team, led by Vladimir Rangeloff, advises on M&A and post-M&A matters, and the corporate and commercial aspects of business operations. The group, as local counsel, advised Aon, together with DLA Piper, on its management buyout, which included a deferred purchase payment and combined escrow mechanism. ‘Extremely capable’ Veronika Hadjieva is noted for her work on corporate matters.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Kambourov & Partners

Kambourov & Partners represents a variety of corporates as defendants and claimants in commercial, administrative, arbitral and criminal disputes. Emil Emanuilov is representing Strabag in a public procurement dispute concerning outstanding payments for work performed. The team also represents a number of airlines, including BH Air and Wizz Air, in various proceedings. Yavor Kambourov and Dimitrina Petrova are experienced litigators.

Leading individuals

Emil Emanuilov - Kambourov & Partners

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EU and competition
EU and competition - ranked: tier 1

Kambourov & Partners

Kambourov & Partners has ‘a strong business focus’ and is retained by a number of international corporates in competition cases before the CPC. Practice head Stefan Tzakov is ‘especially good in anti-cartel cases’. The team successfully defended Lidl Bulgaria against allegations of an abuse of stronger bargaining position. It also successfully defended bTV against predatory pricing allegations brought by competitor Nova.

Leading individuals

Stefan Tzakov - Kambourov & Partners

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Energy and natural resources
Energy and natural resources - ranked: tier 1

Kambourov & Partners

Kambourov & Partners has ‘in-depth knowledge’ in energy regulation, and vast experience handling mandates in natural resources and mining exploration. The group also advises producers, distributers, suppliers and traders operating in Bulgaria’s energy sector. Recent highlights include advising Trafigura on a transport contract for natural gas transmission with Bulgartransgaz. Practice head Stefan Tzakov is ‘precise and straight to the point’.

Leading individuals

Stefan Tzakov - Kambourov & Partners

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Projects and PPP
Projects and PPP - ranked: tier 1

Kambourov & Partners

Kambourov & Partners provides full legal assistance to Monolit as a contractor on major national Bulgarian infrastructure projects, including its participation in the first stage of a €500m design-build project for part of a third Sofia metro line, which includes eight new stations. The firm is also assisting Iberdrola Inmobiliaria with its development of a holiday resort complex on the Black Sea coast. Stefan Tzakov and Atanas Shopov are key contacts, with expertise in project development and public procurement from public and private perspectives.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 1

Kambourov & Partners

Kambourov & Partners provides ‘high-level service’, which is ‘substantiated by thorough industry and legal knowledge’ and ‘ample technical capacity’. ‘Bright and dynamic’ practice head Atanas Shopov advised Monolit on the design and construction of two major manufacturing plants, and its project for the construction of a third Sofia metro line. Radosveta Kojuharova, who is ‘unquestionably a top lawyer’, is a key name for real estate transactions. Plamen Yotov is also recommended.

Leading individuals

Atanas Shopov - Kambourov & Partners

Next generation lawyers

Plamen Yotov - Kambourov & Partners

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 2

Kambourov & Partners

Kambourov & Partners advises a number of technology multinationals on the corporate and M&A aspects of their operations in Bulgaria, including assisting Viaset Telematics with its acquisition of a majority stake in EuroGPS. It also successfully defended bTV in an antitrust case against Nova, following allegations of predatory pricing. Mitko Karushkov and the ‘efficient and knowledgeable’ Mario Arabistanov are the main contacts.

Leading individuals

Mitko Karushkov - Kambourov & Partners

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