Prof Dr George Dimitrov > Dimitrov, Petrov & Co > Sofia, Bulgaria > Lawyer Profile

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co
28 TODOR ALEXANDROV BLVD
FLOOR 7
1303 SOFIA
Bulgaria
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Work Department

ICT Law Practice Group

Position

Partner.

Career

Co-founder and Partner at Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. Law Firm
Chairperson at the Law and Internet Foundation
Panelist at the International Arbitration Court at the Legal Interaction Alliance
Panelist at the Arbitration Court at the Bulgarian Microenterprises Association
Panelist at the Czech Arbitration Court for the .eu domain ADR
Expert at the Advisory Council on Electronic Communications, Postal Services, Information Society and Electronic Governance at the Ministry of Transport, Information Technologies and Communications
Professor in ICT Law at the University of Library Studies and Information Technology, the Technical University, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” and others universities in Bulgaria
Chairman of The Center for Law of the Information and Communication Technologies (CLICT)

Languages

Bulgarian, English, Spanish, Italian, Russian.

Memberships

Member of Sofia Bar Association, International Bar Association (IBA), European Electronic Messaging Association (EEMA), World IT Lawyers, ItechLaw

Education

Graduated cum laude from Sofia University, Faculty of Law (LL.M. 1995);
Specialization at the Academy of American and International Law, Dallas, Texas (2002);
Holder of the prestigious Victor Folsom Fellowship;
PhD in Law at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium

Lawyer Rankings

Bulgaria > TMT

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Dimitrov, Petrov & Co

The ‘responsive and business savvy‘ team at Dimitrov, Petrov & Co is ‘unique in its devotion to its clients’ interests and determination to find the best possible solution‘ with ‘laser-focused advice and in-depth knowledge‘. The TMT practice is divided into distinct groups, including the telecoms and media, information and communications technology, and privacy and data protection teams. Hristo Nihrizov, Prof Dr George Dimitrov and Desislava Krusteva lead the groups respectively; Nihrizov ‘stands out for his professional approach and constant dedication to perfection‘, and Krusteva ‘has unparalleled knowledge of e-identity, privacy and personal data law‘. Key clients include Google and ContourGlobal; the team advised the latter on its GDPR compliance.