Zoya Todorova > Dimitrov, Petrov & Co > Sofia, Bulgaria > Lawyer Profile

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

Lawyer Rankings

Bulgaria > Healthcare and life sciences

(Leading individuals)

Zoya TodorovaDimitrov, Petrov & Co

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co handles complex regulatory and compliance matters for clients in the pharmaceutical and medical industries. The ‘dedicated’ team advises on Bulgarian price regulations and reimbursement procedures through the National Health Insurance Fund, clinical trial compliance, intellectual property and patent issues, competition and antitrust matters, and data protection and privacy. As well as advising major established players including Pfizer, Johnson & Johnson, and Eli Lilly, the firm has acted for market newcomers and clients at the cutting edge of medical technology and services, including a DNA diagnostic lab, e-health platforms, and manufacturers of new medical technologies. Practice head Bilyana Angelova  is well versed in contentious matters. Partner Zoya Todorova is an expert in pharmaceutical regulation. Senior associate Encho Simeonov and associate Alexandra Lassina are also noted.

Bulgaria > EU and competition

(Leading individuals)

Zoya TodorovaDimitrov, Petrov & Co

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co‘s EU and competition practice has a strong track record in successfully appealing fines and sanctions imposed for cartel activity, unfair competition through trade mark infringement, state aid cases, and abuse of dominance. The firm also provides ongoing compliance advice to major clients in the pharmaceutical, tech and retail sectors regarding marketing, distribution agreements, and acquisitions. Zoya Todorova, who also leads the firm’s corporate and commercial practice, leads the team. Key lawyers include Donka Stoyanova, praised for her ‘attention to detail’, and Radina Tomanova, who advises on prohibited agreements and vertical agreements. Clients include Google and Pfizer.

Bulgaria > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Zoya TodorovaDimitrov, Petrov & Co

The ‘exceptional team of professionals’ at Dimitrov, Petrov & Co are highly regarded by for their ‘ability to cover a wide range of areas’ and so provide ongoing and day-to-day strategic, transactional and regulatory advice across a broad spectrum of economic sectors. In 2019, the firm advised on mergers and acquisitions for clients in the IT, energy, and pharmaceutical sectors. Zoya Todorova, a ‘brilliant lawyer’, leads the team, assisted by partner Boyana Milcheva, ‘whose expertise spans through corporate, commercial, employment, tax and real estate law’. Associate Radina Tomanova is ‘dedicated’.

Bulgaria > Energy and natural resources

Dimitrov, Petrov & Co covers regulatory and contractual issues, including acting on contentious matters, for major renewable energy companies, including Alpiq and Windkraft Simonsfeld. The firm has experience of drafting commercial contracts regarding electricity grid connection and has assisted energy traders in obtaining licences to trade on the Ibex marketplace. Bogdan Petrov is highly experienced in regulatory matters and the ‘talented’ Zoya Todorova handles the firm’s transactional and contractual work. Senior associate Pencho Stanchev is ‘very successful in litigation‘ according to one client.