Kinkin & Partners > Sofia, Bulgaria > Firm Profile

Kinkin & Partners
8 TSAR SHISHMAN STREET
1000 SOFIA
Bulgaria

Bulgaria > Dispute resolution Tier 3

Kinkin & Partners handles a range of commercial and administrative disputes, notably bankruptcy proceedings, and the practice continues to develop its expertise in IP litigation. Team leader Vladimir Kinkin has over 30 years’ experience as a litigator and is supported by Adriana Nacheva, who focuses on disputes arising out of the energy, environment and natural resources, real estate, urban planning and construction sectors.

Practice head(s):

Vladimir Kinkin

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘They were very committed to resolving my problem. The service they provided was outstanding and the attitude towards their work is on an entirely different level. The team put great effort on resolving the case. The team is demonstrating great commercial awareness. They have informed options and understand the nature of the business and the customers’ needs. They have deep understanding of the industry I as a client am in and that helped me to receive high value service.’

‘They have outstanding professional qualities, also they are very detail-oriented and work very well as a team. Their commercial awareness was on point and they have deep knowledge of the field they are working on.’

Key clients

Agroteka

Association of the Depositors Harmed by the Corporate Commercial Bank

Belvi

East Estates

Euroliftmontaj

Interseroh zbiranje in predelava odpadnih surovin d.o.o.

Paladium

Praeda

RGK Group

RVB Bulgaria

SA MMA IARD and MMA IARD Assurances Mutuelles

The Bakers

Tombou Bulgaria

VEZ Svoghe

Work highlights

  • Representing The Bakers in several cases of trademark infringement and industrial design, led by a competitor, as well as in proceedings for cancellation of registered trademarks and industrial design.
  • Representing East Estates in enforcement proceedings formed on the basis of European order for payment of €550k representing penalty under preliminary sale-purchase agreement.
  • Representing Propap in arbitration proceedings before the Arbitration court to Bulgarian Chamber for commerce and industry.

Bulgaria > Banking, finance and capital markets Tier 4

Kinkin & Partners handles matters ranging from banking credit structuring matters to project financing, as well as advising investors in the industrial and real estate sectors on the financial aspects of business restructurings. The team is led by Adriana Nacheva, who has over 20 years’ experience in the banking and finance space. Nikolay Radev and of counsel Dilyana Tsoleva are key contacts in the practice.

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Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘They have offered us a great service so far. One of their main strengths is their ability to understand the client’s wishes very well. The team has always managed to work in our interest in the best possible way. We are perfectly satisfied with Kinkin & Partners.’

Key clients

Association of the Depositors Harmed by the Corporate Commercial Bank

Bibar Asset

Laurea

NPFX

Palladium

Universal Outsourcing (Marc Roos)

Zenith Crop Sciences Europe S.R.L.

Work highlights

  • Advising the depositors in connection with their rights as creditors in the insolvency proceedings against Corporate Commercial Bank JSC.
  • Supported Laurea ltd. on the investment process and the financing of a project for the build-up of a big residential building and further sale of the apartments.

Bulgaria > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Kinkin & Partners‘s caseload includes restructuring mandates, as well as providing day-to-day advice on commercial activities. Vladimir Kinkin leads the team and is supported by Adriana Nacheva and senior associate Nikolay Radev, who is praised for his ‘dedicated approach to meet the needs of the client’.

Practice head(s):

Vladimir Kinkin

Other key lawyers:

Testimonials

‘Very attentive in responding to any queries. They are sensitive in compliance with the deadlines and provide you with insights covering all possible options a client may want to see.’

‘I was impressed by Nikolay Radev’s command of the subject and his dedicated approach to meet the needs of the client, both in terms of time and of providing alternative solutions.’

Key clients

Agria JsC

Bulgarian Industrial Engineering And Management (Trinity Industries)

Bibar Asset

Bulavto Lada

B Plus

Iso Systems

SDS Pro

Zenith Crop Sciences

Work highlights

  • Supporting Bulgarian Industrial Engineering And Management (Trinity Industries) in the acquisition of a business in the field of trade with weapons.
  • Assisting B Plus in connection with real estate, as well as the construction of a residential complex.
  • Assisting SDS Pro with a request regarding the remainder of sales price to be be paid by the client as a buyer, pursuant to a sale-purchase agreement of a real estate.

Bulgaria > Energy and natural resources Tier 4

Counting Belvi, Hydroenergy and LimeRock among its roster of clients, Kinkin & Partners focuses on licensing and contractual energy-related disputes. Practice leader Adriana Nacheva, who has over 20 years’ experience in handling energy and construction projects, is supported by senior associates Silviya Spasova and Siyana Veleva.

Practice head(s):

Adriana Nacheva

Other key lawyers:

Silviya Spasova; Siyana Veleva; Dilian Kolev

Testimonials

‘The team has always been very client oriented, amd the lawyers pay special attention to every detail of my cases. The team is very aware of the changes in the industry I am working in. Because of their great knowledge in the field they were able to provide me with the best possible solutions and also offer me many new options that were appropriate for my work.’

‘The main contact lawyers at the firm were Adriana Nacheva, Silviya Spasova and Dilian Kolev. All of them possess a great work ethic and are very diligent in their work. Whenever I had questions or needed to discuss the case with them, they were very polite and understanding to my needs and preferences as a client.’

Key clients

Belvi

Hydroenergy Association

Hydroenergy

Laurea Nadezhda

LimeRock

Work highlights

  • Providing legal assistance to Hydroenergy Association in connection with a newly adopted subdelegated legislation, an ordinance on the surface water usage.
  • Assisting with analysing the legal arguments in favour of Hydroenergy, that could be used as an argument against the refusal of the Director of BDEAR to prolong the term of a water extract permit.
  • Providing legal advice to Belvi regarding the validity of a construction permit for a mini hydro power plant on river Sugarevska.

Bulgaria > Real estate and construction Tier 4

Kinkin & Partners’ real estate, urban planning and construction works practice handles investment projects for residential and public buildings and subsequent development procedures, from construction planning to permits, building management and leases. Noted for its capability in transactions and financing, the team is led by partner Adriana Nacheva.

Practice head(s):

Adriana Nacheva

Testimonials

‘The service they provided was outstanding and the attitude towards their work is on an entirely different level. The team put great effort on resolving the case.’

‘They possess great work ethic and are very diligent in their work. Whenever I had questions or needed to discuss the case with them, they were very polite and understanding of my needs and preferences as a client.’

Key clients

Agria

Bozen

Laurea

Laurea Nadezhda

Millenium Gate

Quattro Properties

Trust Control

Work highlights

  • Assisting one of the biggest joint stock companies for plant protection products in Bulgaria, Agria.
  • Supporting the realisation of a big infrastructure and construction project of Laurea Nadezhda.
  • Assisting Quattro Properties in the process of realisation and sale of the investment intention of the client to build a complex of luxury leisure houses.

Kinkin & Partners has extensive experience in providing high-quality legal advice relating to every day work and procedural representation for Bulgarian and foreign corporate clients.

We provide complex legal advice to clients working in different sectors of the economy, and cover all legal areas affecting different aspects of business activity. We work with leading law firms in the execution of international projects. As a result of our long-standing history, which began in 1989, our lawyers enjoy a wealth of experience which distinguishes us as one of the leading law firms in Bulgaria. We are widely recognized for our competent, modern and business-led work.

The partnership provides day-to-day legal assistance with an integrated organizational structure, which allows for high quality professional legal advice. Client satisfaction is guaranteed with a team that is tailored to each individual case and managed by a partner who remains highly committed at all stages of the project.

Among our clients are leading market participants in economic sectors such as banking, real estate, agriculture, industry, IT sector, commerce, production of electric energy and etc. One of our main aims is to provide long-term cooperation and legal assistance to clients in all aspects of their business, some have been clients for more than 30 years.

We provide an individual approach to maximise results, taking into account the general economic climate and the specifics of our clients’ business.  This enables us to offer comprehensive and long-term solutions.

Our lawyers have extensive practical experience in various legal spheres.    In summary, we offer:

  • Experienced corporate team: our team is involved in M&A transactions with an international element. We provide an in-depth and cost effective service with a wide range of solutions, always getting the best result for the client.
  • Due diligence expert team: we have undertaken multiple deals in different sectors of industry. We provide detailed due diligence taking into account the needs of the client.
  • Management process: we aim to provide each client with their desired final result and all the services we provide are undertaken with this in mind.
  • Team of specialists dedicated to the client and its needs: our team is extremely committed and focused in getting the deal through and providing the client with the desired result.  We have been proving our professionalism for more than 30 years. We collaborate with leading global law firms in the implementation of international projects. Our experiences and opportunities allow us to assist our clients and help them realize their goals
DepartmentNameEmailTelephone
Banking and finance. Capital markets Adriana Nachevanacheva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Banking and finance. Capital markets Dilyana Tsolevatsoleva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Corporate law. Mergers and acquisitions Vladimir Kinkinkinkin@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Corporate law. Mergers and acquisitions Dilyana Tsolevatsoleva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Competition law Vladimir Kinkinkinkin@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Competition law Silviya Spasovaspasova@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Energy Adriana Nachevanacheva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Energy Siyana Velevaveleva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Energy Dilian Kolevkolev@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Environment Adriana Nachevanacheva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Environment Siyana Velevaveleva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Environment Dilian Kolevkolev@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Insurance, marine and transport Vladimir Kinkinkinkin@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Insurance, marine and transport Nikolay Radevradev@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Insurance, marine and transport Penka Popovapopova@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Intellectual property Adriana Nachevanacheva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Intellectual property Silviya Spasovaspasova@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Labour and social security Adriana Nachevanacheva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Labour and social security Siyana Velevaveleva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Labour and social security Dilian Kolevkolev@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Liquidation and Insolvency Vladimir Kinkinkinkin@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Liquidation and Insolvency Nikolay Radevradev@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Liquidation and Insolvency Penka Popovapopova@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Real estate, urban planning and construction works Adriana Nachevanacheva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Real estate, urban planning and construction works Siyana Velevaveleva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Real estate, urban planning and construction works Dilian Kolevkolev@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Tax law Vladimir Kinkinkinkin@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Tax law Nikolay Radevradev@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Tax law Dilyana Tsolevatsoleva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Business Transactions Vladimir Kinkinkinkin@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Business Transactions Dilyana Tsolevatsoleva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Public procurement. Auctions and competitions Adriana Nachevanacheva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Public procurement. Auctions and competitions Siyana Velevaveleva@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Public procurement. Auctions and competitions Dilian Kolevkolev@kinkin-law.com+359 2981 91 96
Litigation Vladimir Kinkinkinkin@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
Litigation Silviya Spasovaspasova@kinkin-law.com+359 2980 34 75
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CLIENT:Mrs. Dimova
COMPANY/FIRM: Veliki Preslav Muncipality
TESTIMONIAL: The projects on which we work with Kinkin & Partners are in the litigation area. We are extremely grateful to the team for their hard work, irreconcilability and the efforts made for reaching the final solution of the dispute. I wish future professional success to the whole team because professionals like them so well-informed and knowledgeable who love their work will be always needed!


CLIENT:Jakub Gacek
TESTIMONIAL: I am thankful that Kinkin & Partners are keeping hand on everything. I fully trust them. This is a small part of what I could say to the whole Kinkin & Partners team that was always there for me. Being honest I must admit that I am calm with the fact that they take care of all.


CLIENT: Tuan Nguyen
TESTIMONIAL: Based on my work with Kinkin & Partners team I could say that they definitely met my expectations. I am thankful for their efficiency and reactivity


CLIENT: Tony Swinnerton
COMPANY/FIRM: Hill Dickinson LLP
TESTIMONIAL: I much appreciate their assistance to date.


CLIENT: Jamal Hammoud
COMPANY/FIRM: FERT TRADE SAL
TESTIMONIAL: I thank very much to the Kinkin & Partners team for their time and efforts.


CLIENT: Radostina Todorova
TESTIMONIAL: Regarding the cassation complaint, I would like to thank Kinkin & Partners for their time and effort. It exceeded my expectations and I am extremely satisfied with the work done. I am thankful for doing their best in my case!


CLIENT: Alexandra Pavlova
COMPANY/FIRM: Indukern Chemi AG
TESTIMONIAL: We will for sure come back to them again.


CLIENT: Greta Stoyanova
COMPANY/FIRM: Grestocommerce
TESTIMONIAL: We are grateful for the achievement of this favorable result for us in the case. We are extremely pleased with their work and the result they achieve!


CLIENT: Andrey Rumyantsev
COMPANY/FIRM: RGK Group
TESTIMONIAL: I would like to send them my personal thanks as the lawyers part of the team of Kinkin & Partners seem to be high professionals who paid a lot of attention to our issue. As I have contacted many companies I can say that for sure.


CLIENT: Tanya Vasileva
COMPANY/FIRM: FERAL TK
TESTIMONIAL: The services provided by Kinkin & Partners were highly professional. They always have the right team for the right case. The teams we have worked with are excellent in finding the appropriate solution and never give up.


CLIENT: Angel Lingorski
COMPANY/FIRM: Kaliakria Property Management
TESTIMONIAL: Bravo! Venceremos!!! Great Team !