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

(Hall of Fame)

George DimitrovDimitrov, Petrov & Co

In a league of its own’,  Dimitrov, Petrov & Co has broad strength in this field and acts for market-leading clients. It advises on the regulatory, commercial and IP aspects of acquisitions as well as contentious matters. Prof Dr George Dimitrov, who jointly leads the practice, has extensive regulatory experience, having played a significant role in drafting Bulgaria’s TMT and IT legislation. Desislava Krusteva and Hristo Nihrizov also jointly lead the practice, and are experts in data protection and payment services, respectively. Nikola Stoychev is another name to note.