Alexandra Doytchinova > Schoenherr (in cooperation with Stoyanov & Tsekova) > Sofia, Bulgaria > Lawyer Profile

Schoenherr (in cooperation with Stoyanov & Tsekova)
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Work Department

Corporate and M&A, Energy, Real Estate




Alexandra Doytchinova is Managing Partner of Schoenherr’s Sofia office since its establishment in 2004. She specialises in Corporate/M&A, project development, including energy projects involving PPP structures. Alexandra advises predominantly foreign and international clients on their market entry and direct investments in Bulgaria. She was involved in major M&A transactions in Bulgaria, deals with corporate restructuring and structuring of share and assets deals in Bulgaria and in the SEE region. Her clients include major European corporates from the energy and real estate development industries.
Before joining Schoenherr in 2002, Alexandra worked as teaching assistant at the Institute for Civil Law, Foreign and International Private Law at the University of Graz, Austria. She is a founding member of the Centre of Competence for South Eastern Europe in Graz.


Bulgarian, German, English


Alexandra is member of the Vienna Bar and registered European attorney in Bulgaria


University of Graz, Graz/Austria (Mag. iur. 2000)

Lawyer Rankings

Bulgaria > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Alexandra DoytchinovaSchoenherr (in cooperation with Stoyanov & Tsekova)

Schoenherr (in cooperation with Stoyanov & Tsekova) ‘combines legal expertise with business perception and excellent client care’ when advising on some of the largest transactions on the Bulgarian market. Dual Bulgarian and Austrian qualified practice co-leader Alexandra Doytchinova, who ‘stands out with huge practical experience’, led the team in advising MET Group on the acquisition of 42 MW wind park from Enel Green Power. Practice co-leader Ilko Stoyanov is noted for his ‘exceptional’ expertise ‘in the field of corporate transformations, restructuring and mergers and acquisitions’.

Bulgaria > Projects and PPP

The interdisciplinary team at Schoenherr (in cooperation with Stoyanov & Tsekova) has experience of acting for public and private sector clients on major energy, infrastructure and industrial projects, as well as public procurements. Stefana Tsekova heads the practice group and is experienced in handling energy projects, including advising Alstom on an open €65m railcars maintenance tender procedure announced by the Bulgarian Railway Company. Office managing partner and M&A specialist Alexandra Doytchinova is another key contact in the team.