Mr Alexander Chatalbashev > Boyanov & Co. > Sofia, Bulgaria > Lawyer Profile

Boyanov & Co.
1463 SOFIA

Work Department

Energy & Natural Resources.


• Partner, Head of Energy & Natural Resources • Corporate, regulatory, energy and natural resources, insurance, gaming law.


• Partner, BOYANOV & Co. (2004 – to date);
• Associate and Senior Associate, BOYANOV & Co. (1997 – 2004).


Bulgarian, English, Spanish


Sofia Bar Association, International Bar Association.


• Faculty of Law, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, MA in Law (1994);
• Univercidad Internacional de Educacion a Distancia – Madrid, Spain (1994);
• Academy of American and International Law, Dallas, USA (2000).


Skiing, reading, photographing.

Lawyer Rankings

Bulgaria > Energy and natural resources

(Hall of Fame)

Alexander ChatalbashevBoyanov & Co.

Boyanov & Co. advises on a wide range of energy matters, including assisting with fossil fuel exploration permits, contractual and regulatory issues in the distribution and supply of natural gas, and public procurement processes in the nuclear energy sector. As well as providing regulatory advice, Damian Simeonov, head of the firm’s banking and finance practice, has experience of financing energy projects. The team also handles mergers, acquisitions and unfair competition proceedings pertaining to the energy sector. Alexander Chatalbashev  heads up the practice, which counts EVN Energy, Westinghouse Electric and Sunowe Solar GmbH among its clients. Counsel Nikolay Kolev is another name to note.

Bulgaria > Projects and PPP

Boyanov & Co.’s projects practice draws on the strengths of its real estate and energy practices. The team seeks to cover a project throughout its life cycle, including on arranging financing, supporting the lease or acquisition of project land, and advising on all zoning, planning, and construction issues that may arise. The team is jointly led by Alexander Chatalbashev and Nickolay Nickolov. Senior associate Mihail Vishanin provides expertise in public procurement and concession procedures.