Mr Angel Ganev > Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov > Sofia, Bulgaria > Lawyer Profile

Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov
1000 SOFIA
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Work Department

Litigation and Arbitration Practice Group.


Partner, working in the dispute resolution, international arbitration, litigation, insolvency and restructuring practice areas.


Angel heads the Litigation & Arbitration and Insolvency & Restructuring Practice Groups in the firm and combines his in-depth legal knowledge and long-term experience as a commercial lawyer. He contributed significantly to the development of the Litigation & Arbitration and Insolvency & Restructuring practices in the firm. Angel advised and acted for some of the firm’s key international and domestic clients in relation to claims arising in the commercial, industrial and financial fields, domestic and international arbitration, commercial litigation or alternative dispute. He also does cross-boarder bankruptcy, insolvency and restructuring.


Bulgarian, English


Exclusive Bulgarian member of ICC FraudNet, Arbitrator with the Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC), INSOL Europe (The professional association for European restructuring and insolvency specialists), International Bar Association, Arbitrator with the Arbitration Court with the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Sofia Bar Association


Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration from the International School of Arbitration, London, UK with subjects: International & Comparative Commercial Arbitration, International Trade & Investment Dispute Settlement, Award Writing Examination; LL.M Corporate and Commercial Law, University of London, Queen Mary College (2002 – 2003); LL.M Faculty of Law, Sofia University (1994-1999)

Lawyer Rankings

Bulgaria > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Angel GanevDjingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov

Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov  has one of the largest dispute resolution teams in the Bulgarian market, composed of a core of specialist litigators. The firm handles mandates in many types of commercial litigation, including local and international arbitration proceedings, and those arising from insolvency, intellectual property, tax, and industry-specific disputes. In 2019, the firm acted for clients in the financial services, retail, aviation and energy sectors, including acting for Gazprom in a €110m cross-border dispute against the Bulgarian Overgas group of companies. Angel Ganev, practice head, also regularly acts as an arbitrator in the ICC Court of Arbitration and is highly rated by clients.