Ms Boyana Milcheva > Dimitrov, Petrov & Co > Sofia, Bulgaria > Lawyer Profile

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co
1303 SOFIA

Work Department

Real estate and construction; Tax; Energy law




Boyana possesses in-depth expertise in construction and real estate law and provides a complete range of legal solutions to both sectors. The most effective practice, as she says, is “to analyze constructively and to avoid disputes”. She’s a regional influencer and high-profile consultant who represents and consults companies in major transport infrastructure projects – road, railway, highway and airports construction and rehabilitation.

Boyana is praised both as a Thought Leader and a Global Leader in construction by Who’s Who Legal 2022. She is recommended as a leading individual in Real Estate & Construction and Projects & PPP by The Legal 500; recognized for both her Real Estate and Tax expertise by Chambers Europe and highly regarded by IFLR 1000 which also recognizes her in the elite ranking category Women Leaders.

As a head of DPC’s tax practice, Boyana leads a team of experts providing comprehensive advice on a wide range of business and tax matters in a variety of industries, including tax planning for establishment of companies and in the context of property acquisition, tax implications of commercial restructurings and transactions, as well as tax optimization of capital markets transactions and taxation of investment firms and undertakings for collective investments. She handles complex lawsuits in the field of VAT, corporate tax and avoidance of double taxation.




Member of the Sofia Bar Association;

Member of the Board of the Bulgarian Construction Law Society;

Representative for Bulgaria in the Dispute Resolution Board Foundation;

Member of the Bulgarian branch of the International Fiscal Association (IFA);

Member of the AmCham Tax Committee


Sofia University, Faculty of Law (LL.M. 2002);

Courses in American Business Law and American Institutional Law’

International postgraduate practice M&A programme of the International Bar Association and the College of Law of England and Wales

Lawyer Rankings

Bulgaria > Projects and PPP

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co is home to a ‘strong team’ that draws from a multitude of disciplines to advise clients on mandates that emerge from the real estate, infrastructure, aviation and mining sectors. Public procurement and the development and structuring of large-scale energy projects are among the group’s core specialisms. The mantle of practice head is shared by three partners: Boyana Milcheva, Donka Stoyanova and Metodi Baykushev.

Bulgaria > Real estate and construction

(Leading individuals)

Boyana MilchevaDimitrov, Petrov & Co

Remarked upon for its ‘vast industry knowledge both in the real estate and construction sectors, Dimitrov, Petrov & Co provides advisory services throughout the entire life cycle of real estate projects from transactions to development and planning, investment, finance and tax matters. The team’s full-scale capability has made it an increasingly attractive prospect for handling large-scale acquisition mandates, notably for investment funds J Investment and New Capital Management. Practice co-head Boyana Milcheva is routinely engaged to advise on significant real estate and infrastructure projects, specialising in construction, real estate, projects and PPP, tax and corporate law. She works in tandem with practice co-head Alexander Todorov, who focuses on large-scale real estate acquisitions and contentious matters arising out of the space. Senior associate Pavlina Ivanova offers important support on key cases.

Bulgaria > Commercial, corporate and M&A

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co are well-versed in mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures, enjoying a reputation for possessing a ‘high level of industry knowledge’. They are frequently instructed in a range of industries, particularly in the TMT space. The firm’s client list spans both domestic and international businesses, as well as asset managers and non-government organisations. Practice head Zoya Todorova  is particularly well-versed in M&A deals, corporate restructuring and transaction structuring. Other key points of contact include partner Boyana Milcheva and associate Radina Tomanova .