Firm Profile > CERHA HEMPEL Gerginov > Sofia, Bulgaria

CERHA HEMPEL Gerginov
25 PETER PARCHEVICH
1000 SOFIA
Bulgaria

Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 3

Regional firm CERHA HEMPEL Gerginov has a distinct international client base, including some global heavyweights, such as HSBC Bank UK and The Walt Disney Company. Typical work includes national and cross-border financings and facility arrangements on behalf of both lenders and borrowers. Office managing partner Boyko Gerginov heads the practice.

Practice head(s):

Boyko Gerginov

Other key lawyers:

Kalin Bonev; Gergana Antonova

Key clients

The Walt Disney Company

HSBC UK Bank

Mirova Eurofideme IV

Generali

William Hill

Euronet

TMT Tier 3

Demonstrating a 'practical approach, efficiency and reliable expertise', CERHA HEMPEL Gerginov provides corporate, commercial and compliance advice to well-known, international technology companies, including Samsung Bulgaria, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise and Telenor Common Operation. The team is led by managing and corporate partner Boyko Gerginov, who 'always looks for an ethical and professional approach'.

Practice head(s):

Boyko Gerginov

Testimonials

‘CERHA HEMPEL Gerginov is a very knowledgeable advisor. They differ from other local firms with the larger scope of understanding of law matters, not just reading the respective law. They tend to search additionally for legal practice to back their solutions.’

‘Boyko Gerginov is a very accountable advisor; he always looks for an ethical and professional approach and requires such from his team members. Gergana Antonova usually steps into matters and she is very fast in her understanding, very flexible in discussions and advises professionally.’

‘ I have been working with the law firm for more than nine years. I like their practical approach, efficiency and reliable expertise. ’

‘Boyko Gerginov and Kalin Bonev are excellent professionals. They are able to resolve complex issues in an efficient manner. ’

Key clients

Samsung Bulgaria

DXC.technology

Micro Focus

HP Inc.

Telenor Common Operation

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

CERHA HEMPEL Gerginov focuses on the retail, consumer and electronics, IT, real estate and construction, and banking sectors, attracting some well-known international companies as clients, such as Samsung Bulgaria and Telenor Common Operation. The regional firm is well-placed for small-to-medium-sized cross border transactions. Practice head Boyko Gerginov is experienced in that segment, particularly in the IT sector.

Practice head(s):

Boyko Gerginov

Other key lawyers:

Kalin Bonev; Gergana Antonova

Testimonials

‘The team of CERHA Hempel Gerginov works in perfect alignment – they are available and hear and understand the client’s needs; they have extensive knowledge and look for solutions when advising.’

‘Boyko Gerginov is always available to advise and understands priorities and client strategy. He coordinates perfectly the other team members to step into topics. Gergana Antonova is a very kind adviser with extensive knowledge and an approach to look at cases very professionally.’

Key clients

Autonomy Capital

B2Kapital Portfolio Management

Telenor Common Operation

Geberit International

Högl Shoe Fashion

Lukoil International

Samsung Bulgaria

DXC.technology

Spiegelfeld International/Georg Spiegelfeld

Generali

Firm overview: CERHA HEMPEL is one of the leading corporate law firms in Central and Eastern Europe with its headquarters in Vienna. With a team of over 200 lawyers, the firm guarantees its clients experience and expertise in all areas of corporate and commercial law, both in Austria and Central and Eastern Europe.

CERHA HEMPEL is proud to be able to look back on a very successful history. Over the past 25 years, CERHA HEMPEL has been involved in a large number of the most significant transactions in Austria. The fact that the firm understands its clients’ businesses has helped CERHA HEMPEL achieve a high rate of success. It is no coincidence that CERHA HEMPEL is the first port of call for a number of long-term clients whom the firm advises comprehensively on all of their day-to-day legal matters. This expertise – combined with the firm’s years of experience in Central and Eastern Europe and its Lex Mundi network – ensures that its clients receive high-quality and sound advice, across disciplines and across borders.

Bulgaria: CERHA HEMPEL’s motivated and multilingual Sofia team provides a full range of legal services in all areas of corporate and commercial law, including in relation to mergers & acquisitions, corporate, real estate and construction, banking and finance, competition, regulatory, IT & IP, privacy and employment law. Our focus is on supporting our clients in their corporate decision making process. This means we do not content ourselves with standard solutions, but instead we strive to develop and provide the best possible solutions for every challenge, tailored to each client’s needs. On the one hand, this demands extensive specialist knowledge, motivation and commitment, and on the other, an excellent understanding of our clients’ businesses. Through our organisational structure, which allies our core teams with particular specialists, we are able to manage clients and transactions efficiently and effectively. Bulgaria’s economy and regulatory framework has developed rapidly since the country joined the European Union in 2007. Our team has helped clients successfully navigate the opportunities and challenges in this growing market. With its sound financial sector and a long-term positive outlook, Bulgaria offers investors attractive prospects in an emerging market within the EU.

Department Name Email Telephone
Managing Partner in Bulgaria, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate, Public Law & European Law, Antitrust & Competition, Private Equity & Venture Capital, Insolvency & Restructuring, Distribution Law Boyko Gerginov boyko.gerginov@cerhahempel.com +359 2 401 09 99
Contact person in Vienna, Partner Thomas Zivny thomas.zivny@cerhahempel.com +43 1 514 35 0
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Boyko Guerginov  photo Mr Boyko Guerginov Manging Partner BulgariaHead of Banking, Finance and Capital Markets departmentAreas of practice:…
Number of staff at CERHA HEMPEL : 260
Number of lawyers at the Sofia office : 3
Bulgarian
English
German
Russian
Düsseldorf Bar Association
German Federal Bar Association
IAPP
IBA (International Bar Association)
Lex Mundi - The World's Leading Association of Independent Law Firms
Sofia Bar Association
Other offices : Bratislava
Other offices : Bucharest
Other offices : Budapest
Other offices : Minsk
Other offices : Prague
Other offices : Vienna