Mr Bogdan Petrov > 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

Head of Energy Law Practice Group and Public procurement Practice group

Position

Partner

Career

1997 – to date – Co-founder, Managing Partner at Dimitrov, Petrov & Co.; Since 2004 – Chairperson of the E-Government Working Group; 1995 – ELIT INS Insurance & Reinsurance Co. Ltd., Administrative and Legal Manager; 1995 – Law clerk, Commercial Department, Sofia City Court

Languages

English

Memberships

Member of the Sofia Bar Association; Member of the International Bar Association and the Center for ICT Law;  IDLO Bulgarian Alumni Association

Education

Graduated from Sofia University, Faculty of Law (LL.M. 1994); specialized Management at the University of National and World Economy, Sofia; completed the Enterprise and Investment Course organized by the International Development Law Organization (IDLO), Rome, Italy (2003).

Lawyer Rankings

Bulgaria > Energy and natural resources

The ‘loyal, efficient and highly motivated‘ team at Dimitrov, Petrov & Co is noted for its ‘customer-oriented and pragmatic approach and excellent knowledge‘, as well as for providing ‘thorough advice‘ to clients such as Alpiq, VM Petroleum and Windkraft Simonsfeld. The practice is led by Bogdan Petrov, who mainly advises on launching and running energy businesses in Bulgaria, and Zoya Todorova, an ‘exceptional professional with deep knowledge of her field’, who advises on licensing. Boyana Milcheva and senior associate Pencho Stanchev, who are ‘experts in the oil and gas retail sector‘, are also recommended. The team advised the Mareshki Group on the establishment of a petrol station chain in Bulgaria, and recently represented the client in a case before the Commission for Protection of Competition based on allegations of below-cost sales.