Boyanov & Co. > Sofia, Bulgaria > Firm Profile

Boyanov & Co.
1463 SOFIA

Bulgaria > Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 1

The banking and finance team at Boyanov & Co. is especially well versed in handling financial transactions including bilateral bank loans, syndicated loans, corporate and public bond issues and M&A transactions. The firm has established strong relationships with Bulgarian and international financial institutions and corporate borrowers and has particularly strong relationships with key banks in Bulgaria, where they act as in-house legal counsel. Damian Simeonov heads the practice and has a strong track record of assisting with large financing transactions, and the team is further strengthened by Ralitsa Nedkova and Georgi Drenski.

Practice head(s):

Damian Simeonov

Other key lawyers:

Ralitsa Nedkova; Georgi Drenski


‘The team offers exceptional expertise in banking and finance matters. We have worked with them on cross-border matters, and our collaboration has been seamless. They have in-depth knowledge of the industry and can deliver excellent work even on very tight deadlines. They are very responsive, great communicators and available to discuss different opinions.’

‘Our collaboration with Damian Simeonov has always been fantastic. He is a first-rate professional, incredibly knowledgeable, and very well-respected in the market. He offers his clients an incredible blend of top-notch legal advice and strong commercial awareness and he is seen as a trusted partner by many of his peers in various jurisdictions. It is always a pleasure to work with him.’

Key clients

Eurobank Bulgaria AD


OTP Bank Plc

Česká spořitelna, a.s.

Permira Credit Limited

Truist Bank

J.P. Morgan

Wilmington Trust

Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley

Ideal Standard Vidima AD

Citibank N.A. London

eToro Group Limited


Work highlights

  • Advised Česká Spořitelna on the Bulgarian law aspects of the financing (2022) and subsequent refinancing (2023) of a loan to Aricoma Group, part of which was used to support the acquisition of the Bulgarian leading software company Musala Soft AD.
  • Advised Eurobank S.A. and Alpha Bank S.A. on the Bulgarian law aspects of financing the acquisition by Tyrbul, a Bulgarian subsidiary of Hellenic Dairies S.A., of United Milk Company, a leading Bulgarian dairy.
  • Advised DSK Bank AD on the financing of the construction of the biggest Bulgarian solar park, located near the town of Dupnitsa, Southwest Bulgaria.

Bulgaria > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 1

Transactional work is at the heart of the corporate, commercial and M&A practice group at Boyanov & Co., where the team is regularly mandated on high-value cross-border acquisitions. The team also advises its clients on corporate restructuring, greenfield investment projects and the related due diligence procedures, across a number of sectors including banking and finance, telecommunication and energy. Yordan Naydenov and Raina Dimitrova are co-practice heads, with the former focusing on the corporate and M&A work, while the latter is specializes in broad commercial advice. Other key team members include founding partner Borislav Boyanov whose expertise spans large scale M&A projects and advising investors on their entry to the Bulgarian market, while Alexander Chatalbashev focuses on corporate advice in the energy sector.

Practice head(s):

Yordan Naydenov; Raina Dimitrova

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

BioIVT (subsidiary of Linden Capital Partners)


valantic GmbH

Rezolv Energy (part of Actis group)

Tietoevry Oyj

Eurobank Bulgaria AD

YARA International

Mondelez International

Borealis AG

Black Sea Property Plc.

Work highlights

  • Advised BioIVT on the acquisition of the Bulgarian company Fidelis Research AD and its subsidiaries in 4 jurisdictions.
  • Advised Valantic GmbH to acquire control over AIOPS Group AD and its subsidiaries in 2 other jurisdictions, including a complex pre-deal transformation of the target group.
  • Assisted Eurobank Bulgaria AD in getting the concentration clearance for the acquisition of the ongoing concern of BNP Personal Finance Bulgarian branch and provided the needed support in relation to the issuing of the regulatory consent for the same acquisition.

Bulgaria > Dispute resolution Tier 1

Major Bulgarian banks, aviation companies and energy, real estate and construction companies regularly turn to Boyanov & Co. in litigation cases, for alternative dispute resolution (ADR) advice and in international arbitration proceedings, where they have appeared before the Supreme Court of Cassation and the Supreme Administrative Court. Kina Chuturkova heads up the dispute resolution practice and is highly regarded for her knowledge of civil litigation, IP rights and arbitration proceedings, as well as her time serving as a Supreme Court judge. She is supported in the team by experienced litigator and employment law expert Radoslav Alexandrov and Boyko Voynov who specialises in litigation and ADR.

Practice head(s):

Kina Chuturkova

Other key lawyers:

Radoslav Alexandrov; Boyko Voynov; Meglena Konstantinova; Alexander Chatalbashev


‘The Boyanov & Co team act fully professionally and cover business details (and not only the legal ones) in order to present to the business a valuable legal service. They respond to all the needs, whenever they occur, granting in time services with an excellent quality.’

‘Kina Chuturkova,  Alexander Chatalbashev and Meglena Konstantinova understand the need of the client and the core of the problem before giving their legal advice. They are always available, ready to act, rendering in the same time legal services with a high quality.’

‘Trusted advisors and proactive partners. They contribute our strategic decisions being made. Kina Chuturkova and Boyko Voynov have extremely good knowledge for mining legislation and concession issues.’

‘They are very reliable, knowledgeable, experienced and loyal.’

Key clients

Solvay Sodi

Wizz Air

Dundee Precious Metals



Eurobank Bulgaria

Siver Star Motors


TNT Bulgaria

Ideal Standard

Scale Focus

Work highlights

  • Representing Solvay Sodi in administrative court cases about emergency stocks of oil products.
  • Representing Eurobank Bulgaria in a dispute on the banks liability for money withdrawn from the plaintiff’s account with allegedly false power of attorney.
  • Representing Scale Focus in a dispute on compensation of moral damages caused to the company by false allegations posted in social media by an ex-employee, aiming to change the case-law according to which companies are not entitled to moral damages.

Bulgaria > Energy and natural resources Tier 1

The energy and natural resources department at Boyanov & Co. is noted for its capabilities in large renewable energy transactions and their financing, as well as regulatory matters and more recently advice on nuclear power projects. The firm excels across these mandates due to a multidisciplinary approach, wherein the firm draws on expertise across the finance, M&A and real estate practices. Alexander Chatalbashev is reputed for his ‘wide ranging experience and solid understanding of the Energy sector’ which covers M&A, regulatory and litigation matters. Nickolay Nickolov and Damian Simeonov also advise on the energy-related real estate and construction, and financing matters respectively.

Practice head(s):

Alexander Chatalbashev

Other key lawyers:

Damian Simeonov; Nikolay Nickolov


‘Alexander Chatalbashev is an extremely knowledgeable and capable lawyer in the field of underground resources and energy law. He is easily available and adapts quickly to new situations. He is definitely a top tier practitioner in his field of expertise.’

‘The Boyanov team is quite accomplished in Bulgarian Energy Laws and has good connections within the Bulgarian administration.’

‘Alexander Chatalbashev has wide ranging experience and a solid understanding of the Bulgarian Energy Sector.’

‘The law firm have a very good response time (meet particular deadlines) and work well on complex multi-jurisdictional transactions.’

‘I would highlight the courtesy and willingness of their lawyers. In particular, Alexander Chatalbashev was approachable and professional throughout our correspondence during the whole transaction.’

‘Very well-educated professionals’

‘Alexander Chatalbashev – excellent qualification.’

Key clients

World Bank

Actis/Rezolv Energy

Heidelberg Materials / Devnya Cement

Renewable Energy Systems Ltd


J.P. Morgan AG, BNY Mellon Corporate Trustee Services Limited,

DSK Bank AD / OTP Bank plc


Ideal Standard – Vidima AD

Copenhagen Green Energy A/S (Swiss Green Energy Holding AG)

EVN Elektrosnabdyavane EAD, Elektrorazpredelenie Yug EAD (member of the EVN Group, Austria), EVN Trading South East Europe EAD

Ming Yang

Dundee Precious Metals, Inc.

Work highlights

  • Advised Devnya Cement AD (part of Heidelberg Materials Group) on the implementation of the project ANRAV-CCUS, an innovative and pioneering stakeholder supported CCUS (carbon capture, utilisation and storage) project to become the first CCUS-cluster in Eastern Europe.
  • Advised Rezolv Energy (part of Actis group) on the acquisition and development of the largest so far in Bulgaria PV project with a capacity of 229 MW.
  • Advised DSK Bank AD on the financing of the construction of one of the biggest Bulgarian solar parks, located near the town of Dupnitsa, Southwest Bulgaria.

Bulgaria > EU and competition Tier 1

Boyanov & Co. handles the full spectrum of competition law matters, ranging across merger clearance processes, cartels and unfair competition where the team frequently appears before the competition authority and the courts. It also assists clients with dawn raids and compliance advice. The firm’s impressive work portfolio recently included obtaining merger clearance for the acquisition BNP Paribas Personal Finance on the behalf of Eurobank, a high-profile matter in the consumer credit and personal finance area. The highly rated Peter Petrov leads the practice, which is further enhanced by litigator Kina Chuturkova and Dr. Nikolay Kolev  who combines corporate and competition expertise. Junior team member Adriana Bakalova is also noted.

Practice head(s):

Peter Petrov

Other key lawyers:

Kina Chuturkova; Dr. Nikolay Kolev; Adriana Bakalova


‘Boyanov team has great and deep expertise in corporate, commercial and antitrust matters. The lawyers are very business oriented, have profound business knowledge and provide practical advice.’

‘Peter Petrov- antitrust expert combining sound business thinking, economic assessment and deep legal expertise.’

Key clients

Procter & Gamble




Philip Morris











Jacobs Douwe Egberts


Estée Lauder







Devin (Spadel)



Boston Scientific


Work highlights

  • Advised and represented Eurobank, in successfully obtaining merger clearance for the acquisition of its rival BNP Paribas Personal Finance.
  • Acts as local counsel to a large number of major local and international groups on antitrust and competition matters. Its client list in this field includes global names like Adidas, Novartis, Philip Morris, Merck, Coca Cola, Bayer, Jacobs Douwe Egberts, Procter & Gamble, Medtronic, Unilever, Pfizer, Mondelez, KBC and others.
  • Acts as KBC’s Bulgaria’s outside counsel in relation to all competition law compliance and antitrust matters.

Bulgaria > Healthcare and life sciences Tier 1

Boyanov & Co. is well regarded in the healthcare and life sciences space for its stellar client roster of pharmaceutical manufacturers, generics companies and pharmacies. The firm has extensive experience relating to Bulgarian and EU regulations in the pharma sector and is therefore well placed to advise on a broad range of market access issues, intellectual property protection and trade mark registration, patent litigation and commercial disputes regarding the sale of medicines and pharmaceutical price regulation matters. Dispute resolution expert Kina Chuturkova represents pharmaceutical clients in litigation and international arbitration proceedings, while Peter Petrov uses his regulatory and EU law expertise when advising landmark clients such as Pfizer, Merck and AbbVie on an ongoing basis. Nedyalka Novakova further strengthens the team's offering.

Practice head(s):

Kina Chuturkova; Peter Petrov

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Neola Pharma EOOD

F. Hoffmann La Roche


ARPharM Bulgaria




Celgene Corporation



Pfizer Bulgaria

Anika Therapeutics


Baxter Health



Ferring Pharmaceuticals


Allergan, Inc.

Roche Bulgaria



Syneos Health


Arcadia Consumer Healthcare



Work highlights

  • Representing a global innovative pharmaceutical manufacturer in its challenge against Bulgarian legislation.
  • Supported the Bulgarian pharmaceutical industry association ARPharM in its advocacy efforts to ensure a sustainable supply of therapies to Bulgarian patients in the context of various legislative initiatives.
  • Continuing to regularly advise a significant portfolio of global pharmaceutical leaders, including AbbVie, AstraZeneca, Bayer, GSK, Merck, Novartis, Pfizer, Sandoz, Roche and others, on various aspects of their presence in the Bulgarian pharmaceutical market.

Bulgaria > Intellectual property Tier 1

The highly regarded intellectual property department at Boyanov & Co. is engaged by domestic and foreign clients from the technology, pharma, banking and finance, and food and beverages sectors. The firm offers a comprehensive range of IP services, including representing clients in alternative dispute resolution and litigation proceedings relating to the infringement of trade marks, patents, copyright and industrial designs, and in transactions related to IP agreements, IP licensing and the transfer of copyright. Practice head Stela Sabeva has extensive experience across a host of IP matters and leads on various patent prosecution cases for pharma clients. Other key practitioners in the practice area are expert litigator Kina Chuturkova and Marina Mollova, who covers a range of IP issues across the consumer goods, life sciences, industrial products and entertainment industries.

Practice head(s):

Stela Sabeva

Other key lawyers:


‘A high level of understanding of the business and efficiency in providing legal advice. Practical and action oriented. Operates as a trusted partner and demonstrates an exceptional level of ownership and quality of advice.’

‘Excellent trade mark practice that consistently provides sound professional advice in a timely way.’

‘All of the people I have worked with at Boyanov & Co. are knowledgeable, professional, and courteous. Marina Mollova is a particular standout – she has good business sense as well as in-depth legal expertise, and her thorough command of English is quite impressive.’

Key clients

Pepperstone Group Limited

Eurobank Bulgaria

Porsche Design

Philip Morris


F. Hoffmann–La Roche

Jacobs Douwe Egberts


Tech Data Corporation

Work highlights

  • Acting as a trade mark agent for Eurobank Bulgaria AD.
  • Successfully represented Jacobs Douwe Egberts in administrative court proceedings related to an opposition to the registration of a competitor’s trade mark, which is similar to the client’s mark for coffee.

Bulgaria > Real estate and construction Tier 1

Boyanov & Co. stands out for its extensive experience of advising on major projects in the real estate and construction sector, where the team follows a multidisciplinary approach to cover all M&A, energy regulatory, financing and real estate aspects of the projects. Among the firm's impressive work highlights are advising on the acquisitions of shopping malls, the construction of large hotels, the acquisition and financing of office buildings, the construction of renewable energy projects and the development of residential property on greenfield areas. The team is led by property lawyer Nickolay Nickolov, who is well versed in the construction of renewable energy projects, lease agreements, ownership issues and acquisitions, and is supported on projects by Svetlana Tzvetkova.

Practice head(s):

Nickolay Nickolov

Other key lawyers:


‘The team is very well organised, diligent and professional. Their advice is always helpful and well thought through.’

Key clients

Actis Eastern Europe Energy S.a.r.l. (part of Actis group)

FHL Kiriakidis group

Golf Okol AD (part of Markan Holding)

PCI Pharma Support

Cleves EOOD

Silver Star Motors

Ideal Standard – Vidima AD


Mondelez Europe Services GmbH

Jacobs Douwe Egberts OPS BG EOOD

Schreiber foods

Work highlights

  • Advised Actis Eastern Europe Energy S.a.r.l. on the acquisition of a Bulgarian company developing a PV project with a capacity AC of 199 MW.
  • Advised DSK Bank AD on the funding of EUR 88 million for the construction of a solar park in Bulgaria.
  • Advising Golf Okol on the “Okol Lake Park” project, which includes residential, office and retail buildings, a school, a hospital, a 5* hotel and restaurants.

Bulgaria > TMT Tier 1

Boyanov & Co. has a stellar client roster of telecoms service providers, cable operators, and TV and radio stations, as well as international tech companies, including names such as Meta and Apple. The firm is sought out by clients for support with financing large M&A transactions as well as the rolling-out of innovative technologies and services on the Bulgarian market. Further fields of focus for the practice are fintech, cybersecurity, data protection, AI and recently matters at the intersection of telecoms, technology and the automotive sector. Practice head Nikolay Zisov has various specialisms in this sector, including in IP, software licensing, cloud computing projects, fintech and cybersecurity matters. Ralitsa Nedkova provides support with various M&A and financing mandates in this space.

Practice head(s):

Nikolay Zisov

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Accenture Holdings B.V.

Cariad SE

Meta Platforms, Inc.

Apple Inc.

Motorola Solutions Germany GmbH

Cleversoft Group GmbH

GTT Bulgaria EAD

EXA Infrastructure

Vonage B.V.; Vonage Business Limited

Denuvo Software Solutions GmbH

KDDI Europe Limited

Storytel Sweden AB


Commerzbank AG



Momenta Europe GmbH

Phillip Morris Bulgaria

Vienna Insurance Group – VIG Holding

Work highlights

  • Advised Accenture Holdings B.V. in relation to the Bulgarian legal aspects of the acquisition of 100% of the issued share capital of Sentia Group B.V.
  • Provided detailed advice to Cariad SE regarding the commercial feasibility of the rollout and the high-level prerequisites for the technical refinement of several bundles of connected vehicle services.
  • Providing ongoing advice to Meta, including on matters related to personal data protection and the usage of various types of innovative technology, including in the context of employment.

Bulgaria > Transport (including shipping) Tier 1

Boyanov & Co. advises across all aspects of the transport sector, with a high level of experience and knowledge in the air transport sphere, where the firm has recently been involved in aircraft leasing and acquisitions, and registration and deregistration issues. Other areas of expertise include the regulatory side of railway and road transport infrastructure projects, as well as public procurement procedures and the modernisation of infrastructure. Raina Dimitrova leads the practice group and has extensive experience in transport-related corporate and commercial matters and aircraft finance transactions. Trayan Targov provides key support.

Practice head(s):

Raina Dimitrova

Other key lawyers:

Key clients

Wizz Air

GA Telesis

Macquarie AirFinance


Carlyle Aviation


Aero Capital Solutions

Aurick One Limited

Halo AirFinance

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise

Aquila Air Capital

AE Industrial

Maverick Horizon Limited

Aviator Ireland Limited

Work highlights

  • Represented WIZZ Air in a series of landmark legal battles to impose unification of the passenger charges at the passenger terminals of Sofia Airport, as well as in a number of high-profile employment litigation cases.
  • Advised Carlyle Aviation Partners on all material aspects in relation to the lease of two Airbus A320 aircraft to Bulgarian charter airline European Air Charter, as well as in relation to the lease of one Airbus A320 aircraft to Bulgarian charter airline Electra Airways.
  • Advised and assisted Halo AirFinance for the purposes of securing the financing provided to Nauru Airlines for the acquisition of one Boeing 737-800SF freighter aircraft, while said aircraft remained on record in Bulgaria.

Bulgaria > Projects and PPP Tier 2

The multidisciplinary approach of Boyanov & Co.‘s projects and PPP unit draws on expertise from the energy and natural resources, real estate and construction, M&A and banking and finance departments to advise on foreign investment projects and transactions, major privatisations, infrastructure projects, public procurement and concession agreements. The team has recently been involved in green energy projects, a natural gas pipeline project and various acquisitions involving real estate and telecoms assets. The practice is led by Alexander Chatalbashev, Nickolay Nickolov, Yordan Naydenov and Damian Simeonov.

Practice head(s):

Alexander Chatalbashev; Nickolay Nickolov; Yordan Naydenov; Damian Simeonov


‘Competent professionals who are very well aware of the relevant national legislation.’

Key clients

World Bank

Actis/Rezolv Energy

Heidelberg Materials/Devnya Cement

Renewable Energy Systems Ltd


World Bank

Actis/Rezolv Energy

Work highlights

  • Advised Devnya Cement AD on the implementation of the ANRAV-CCUS project, the first CCUS cluster in Eastern Europe.
  • Advised Rezolv Energy on the acquisition and development of one of Bulgaria’s largest PV projects, with a capacity of 229 MW.
  • Advised FHL Kiriakidis on the acquisition of a local company holding the concession for the extraction of natural resources.

The firm: BOYANOV & Co. is recognised as a top business law firm for doing business in Southeast Europe. Since 1990, the firm has advised on numerous landmark transactions. Clients exceed 4,000 and include large local and foreign businesses, IFIs, and governments. BOYANOV & Co. has consistently been ranked by all major legal directories as a market leader for the excellence of its services, drawing on years of experience in a wide range of areas of law, and the brilliance of its professionals.

BOYANOV & Co. has established itself as a regional player in Southeast Europe and it won the Law Firm of the Year for Eastern Europe and the Balkans at The Lawyer European Awards.

In March 2021, BOYANOV & Co. was successfully certified by Lloyd’s Register to the following three ISO standards:
1) ISO 9001 (Quality Management);
2) ISO 22301 (Security аnd Resilience — Business Continuity Management System), and
3) ISO/IEC 27001 (Information Security Management).
The ISO certifications re-confirmed BOYANOV & Co. Law Firm’s continuous effort and commitment to invest in its internal systems, offer full transparency, and provide outstanding quality legal services to its clients.

Areas of practice: BOYANOV & Co. provides a broad range of legal services with particular strength in M&A, corporate, banking and finance, restructuring, energy and natural resources, TMT, intellectual property, competition, real estate, and dispute resolution.

Its experience in industries as diverse as aviation, banking and insurance, branded goods, food and beverages, manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, retail and wholesale trade and distribution, mining, telecommunications, IT and media allows it to have unique insight and sound knowledge of its clients’ businesses, and their respective markets, as well as the ability to transfer successful solutions across borders.

With ten partners heading various specialised practice areas and a pool of talented and devoted associates, BOYANOV & Co. is capable of putting together strong interdisciplinary teams that can handle complex legal assignments, ranging from major M&A or financial transactions to complex litigation or competition cases, in a timely and cost-efficient manner oriented at delivering solutions.

Being the founders of legal institutions such as the Legal Development Foundation, and the Balkan Legal Forum, BOYANOV & Co. strives to assist in the formation of a new generation of modern lawyers in Southeastern Europe, holding the highest ethical standards and professionalism. An illustration of these efforts is the Balkan Legal Forum, initiated by the firm in 2000 and supported by the International Bar Association, which became “the most important legal event in the region”. BOYANOV & Co. is also the initiator and co-founder of the top-ranked South East Europe Legal Group (SEE Legal) – the largest and longest-running legal service provider in SEE.

Department Name Email Telephone
Lobbying and public affairs Borislav T Boyanov +359 28 055 055
Corporate, M&A Yordan Naydenov +359 28 055 055
Finance Damian Simeonov +359 28 055 055
Energy and Natural Resources Alexander Chatalbashev +359 28 055 055
Competition and Antitrust Peter Petrov +359 28 055 055
Dispute Resolution Kina Chuturkova +359 28 055 055
Employment Radoslav Alexandrov +359 28 055 055
Real Estate and Infrastructure Nickolay Nickolov +359 28 055 055
Tech Nikolay Zisov +359 28 055 055
Commercial Raina Dimitrova +359 28 055 055
Intellectual Property Stela Sabeva +359 28 055 055
IT, Telecommunications and Media Ralitsa Nedkova +359 28 055 055
Banking Svetlina Kortenska +359 28 055 055
Construction Law Dipl. Eng. Georgitsa Petkova +359 28 055 055
Photo Name Position Profile
Radoslav Alexandrov photo Mr Radoslav Alexandrov Partner; Head of Employment
Borislav Boyanov photo Mr Borislav Boyanov • Managing Partner, BOYANOV & Co. Law Firm
Alexander Chatalbashev photo Mr Alexander Chatalbashev • Partner, Head of Energy & Natural Resources • Corporate, regulatory, energy…
Kina Chuturkova photo Mrs Kina Chuturkova • Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution • Litigation, Arbitration, Contracts, Pharma, IP…
Raina Dimitrova photo Ms Raina Dimitrova • Partner, Head of Commercial • Aircraft finance, commercial, procurement, TMT.
Violeta Kirova photo Ms Violeta Kirova Senior associate; Employment, Corporate, Commercial, Dispute Resolution
Svetlina Kortenska photo Ms Svetlina Kortenska Counsel; Banking, Corporate, Capital markets, Energy and natural resources.
Yordan Naydenov photo Mr Yordan Naydenov • Partner, Head of Corporate and M&A;• Corporate law, Mergers and acquisitions,…
Ralitsa Nedkova photo Ms Ralitsa Nedkova Senior Associate; Finance, TMT, M&A, Corporate.
Nickolay Nickolov photo Mr Nickolay Nickolov • Partner, Head of Real Estate & Infrastructure;• Real estate and infrastructure,…
Borislav Notovsky photo Mr Borislav Notovsky • Partner; • Corporate, Commercial, and Real estate law, Mergers and acquisitions;
Dipl. Eng. Georgitsa Petkova photo Dipl. Eng. Georgitsa Petkova Senior associate, Dispute resolution, Property;Group Leader of Constuction Law.
Peter Petrov photo Mr Peter Petrov • Partner, Head of Competition and Antitrust;• Commercial, Competition, Corporate, Financial markets,…
Damian Simeonov photo Mr Damian Simeonov • Partner, Co-Head of Banking & Finance• Finance, M&A, TMT, Foreign Investments,…
Nikolay Zisov photo Mr Nikolay Zisov Partner; Corporate, Company law, M&A, Foreign Investments, IT, TMT, IP;Group Leader of…
Number of lawyers : 46
SEE Legal Group
World Services Group
American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria
German-Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce
the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Indian-Bulgarian Business Chamber
the Maltese Bulgarian Business Chamber
ABA (American Bar Association)
IBA (International Bar Association)
INTA - International Trademark Association
Ius Laboris
Contact : Borislav T Boyanov

CLIENT: Sebastian Lawson
COMPANY/FIRM: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
TESTIMONIAL: By far the most professional law firm in the Bulgarian legal market. When it comes to getting the top quality local law advice and quality of service our clients demand, these are the guys you always want on your side.

TESTIMONIAL: Boyanov & Co has always proved to be a top-notch team providing high-level services, always under demanding timetables. They have always been responsive and flexible, demonstrating a great depth of experience that helps the client maneuver in the local environment. The balanced combination of sound legal advice and commercial thinking, the key attributes when it comes to the selection of legal advisors, render Boyanov & Co a valuable partner on the local market.

CLIENT: Crowe Bulgaria Advisory Ltd.
TESTIMONIAL: During our long-standing collaboration, Boyanov & Co proved to be an irreplaceable and inestimable partner for our company as well as for our clients. The team’s outstanding professionalism, the dedication to deliver exceptional results and multifaceted experience with complex cases is a combination that puts Boyanov & Co among the leading companies in the field of legal advice.

As a law firm with 30 years’ experience serving international clients, BOYANOV & Co. is committed to a professional workforce that reflects the rich cultural, religious and ethnic diversity of its clientele. The firm believes that diversity allows its workforce to be more creative, flexible and produce innovative legal and business solutions.

BOYANOV & Co. encourages diversity through its actions designed to foster and promote a nurturing, respectful and supportive working environment, an atmosphere that values the free and open exchange of ideas and beliefs.
Characteristics that make the firm diverse include, but are not limited to, age, gender, religious beliefs, and marital status.

BOYANOV & Co. was awarded ‘Best in Bulgaria at European Women in Business Law Award’ at Euromoney Legal Media Group’s second annual Europe Women in Business Law Awards. The Award celebrates the achievement of BOYANOV & Co. in setting the standard in terms of female-friendly work practice and women leading the field inthe legal sector in Bulgaria. Moreover, Borislav Boyanov, managing partner at BOYANOV & Co., has been shortlisted at an international Diversity & Inclusion Awards for Europe 2019 in the category Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year. This nomination has recognised Mr. Boyanov for being a true diversity and inclusion pioneer for the legal profession.

Finally, at the large international forums and conferences organised by BOYANOV & Co. within the last 20 years, such as the Balkan Legal Forum, and IT Hub Connect, topics such as diversity, rule of law and morale were
discussed. The firm is also participating in roundtable discussions on diversity within the framework of the initiatives organised by the British Chambers of Commerce, the American Chamber of Commerce, the IndianBulgarian and Maltese-Bulgarian Business Chambers, the Bulgarian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association, and the Association of Honorary Consuls in Bulgaria, to which BOYANOV & Co. is a leading member.