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NO.38 SLAVYANSKA STR., ENT 1, FL.1, 1000 SOFIA, BULGARIA
Tel:
Work +359 888 794 295
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Web:
www.casepro.bg

Spartak Yovchev

Tel:
Work +359 888 920 297
Email:
CasePro

Work Department

M&A; Real Estate; Banking and Finance; Public Procurement

Position

Spartak is a Managing Partner of CasePro and head of the Banking & Finance, Real Estate and Commercial practice of the firm. He has acted as a Cluster Manager of one of the biggest mergers in the Bulgarian banking sector and has set up the legal processes of several Bulgarian credit and financial institutions. Spartak has also strong background in the real estate industry and has manged the legal work related to number of investment development and construction projects, such as the construction of shopping malls, big residential and business complexes and renewable energy parks. Spartak manages M&A projects and VC deals and has taken part as a speaker in start-up and M&A conferences.

Career

CasePro Law Firm – Managing Partner (2011 – present); Kaolin AD - Chief Legal Council (2009 - 2013); Financia Group AD - Head of Legal department (2008 - 2009); Softstroy AD - Head of Legal department (2007 - 2008); Orchid Developments Group Ltd - Senior Legal Advisor and Deputy Head of the Legal Department (2006 - 2007); HVB Bank Biochim AD - Senior Legal Advisor (2005 – 2006); Hypovereins Bank Bulgaria - Legal Advisor (2004 – 2005)

Languages

Bulgarian, English and German

Education

Commercial Law, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK (2012); Certificate on Syndicated Loans and LMA documentation with "Autin&Associates", Vienna Certified program; Master of Law, Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" (2004)

Leisure

Tennis, Squash, Basketball, Skiing, Mountaineering


Bulgaria

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

The ‘dedicated’ team at CasePro, which has ‘excellent communication and negotiation skills’, advised a number of foreign and domestic fintech and software companies on restructuring, equity investment and M&A transactions. The 'extremely co-operative, precise and hardworkingDamyana Lazarova, who assists international financial and payment institutions in the online and mobile payments sector, and ‘fast thinkerSpartak Yovchev are key contacts. Clients include Lufthansa Technik Sofia and Nova Broadcasting Group. In a recent highlight, Lazarova and Radost Doycheva advised SumUp Payments on entering into groundbreaking partnerships with European taxi app Withmytaxi and the Church of England.

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Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

CasePro is an ‘indispensable legal adviser’, with a team of ‘highly competent, diligent, ethical, proactive and knowledgeable attorneys’ who are ‘focused on the client’s needs’. Practice head Spartak Yovchev is praised for his ‘exceptional personal approach to clients, ability to find viable legal solutions and extensive expertise’; he is supported by legal advisers Silvia Stoyanova and Alexandra Sheyretova, who conduct real estate due diligence, and Plamena Krasteva, who is ‘results oriented and fully dedicated to her work’. Key clients are Lufthansa Technik, Software AG Development Centre Bulgaria, Direct Credit Bulgaria and Eurogroup Engineering. The firm advised Bulgarian Burger, which is solely owned by the Finnish company which operates fast-food chain Hesburger, on the real estate aspects of its expansion into the Bulgarian market, including property purchases and long-term lease agreements.

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