Mr Metodi Baykushev > Dimitrov, Petrov & Co > Sofia, Bulgaria > Lawyer Profile

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co
1303 SOFIA

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Head of Dispute Resolution Practice Group and Public Procurement Practice Group




Metodi Baykushev joined Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. in 2006. He has broad practical experience in litigation, dispute resolution and arbitration – both domestic and international. His key expertise is complemented by serious track record in debt collection, insolvency, medical malpractice, public procurement, Construction Law and Administrative Law. He is an experienced litigation lawyer with more than 10 years of practice having been advising and representing major international and domestic companies in a number of court and arbitration disputes, DAB procedures under the FIDIC books and successful appeals of administrative acts. Metodi is distinguished as a Leading lawyer for several successive years by the IFLR 1000 and is also recommended by the Legal 500.




Member of the Sofia Bar Association, the International Bar Association, the AmCham Public Procurement and EU Advisory Committee, the Arbitration Council at the KRIB Court of Arbitration; Secretary General of the National Committee in Bulgaria to the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)


Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of Law (LL.M. 2004)

Lawyer Rankings

Bulgaria > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Metodi BaykushevDimitrov, Petrov & Co

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co focuses on regulatory litigation across various industries, such as the telecoms, energy, banking and pharma sectors, also handling complex commercial litigation and arbitration. ‘Brilliant strategistMetodi Baykushev leads the team, while Alexander Todorov represents clients in real estate and construction litigation and arbitration cases. Newly promoted partners Pencho Stanchev and Donka Stoyanova are key members of the practice, alongside senior associate and ‘diligent young litigatorTsvetelina Georgieva.

Bulgaria > Projects and PPP

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co acts for domestic and international companies across the energy, TMT and real estate sectors on concessions, projects and public procurement tenders, as well as large-scale acquisition financings. ‘Legal giant’ and litigator Metodi Baykushev jointly leads the practice alongside Boyana Milcheva, who is noted for her expertise in real estate and construction projects, while senior associates Pencho Stanchev and Donka Stoyanova are key members of the team. Notable client gains include IT distributor Exclusive Networks SAS, Elta 90 M and Bulad Dent.