Bulgaria

Known for its natural beauty, Bulgaria sits in the heart of South East Europe. The country has a rich history and is the oldest country in Europe to have preserved its original name. In 2007, Bulgaria became a member of the European Union, after which the country saw a flood of foreign investment that propelled its economic growth. The economy is primarily driven by energy, mining, manufacturing, agriculture and tourism.

Local presence

SELA is represented in Bulgaria by Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. is widely recognized for its in-depth knowledge and expertise in all key areas of business law and takes pride in being an undisputed leader in the most innovative, under-explored, and dynamic legal areas, where law and technology merge.

Independent Reviews

  • Dimitrov, Petrov & Co’s team is ‘exceptionally productive and precise’. – Legal 500 2017, Banking & Finance
  • Dimitrov, Petrov & Co stands out for its team of ‘excellent professionals and business-oriented approach’, as well as its private equity expertise – Legal 500 2017, Commercial, Corporate and M&A
  • Dimitrov, Petrov & Co has ‘great professionalism and an interdisciplinary approach’ – Legal 500 2017, EU and Competition
  • Dimitrov, Petrov & Co has ‘great knowledge in the specific area of medical disputes’, where it is representing four hospitals in a €2m medical malpractice claim – Legal 500 2017,  Healthcare and Life Sciences
  • Dimitrov, Petrov & Co excels in handling public procurement processes and litigation arising from major projects – Legal 500 2017, Projects and PPP
  • Market leader Dimitrov, Petrov & Co’s ‘experts have a thorough understanding of the IT and new technologies sector’ – Legal 500 2017, TMT
  • One client enthuses: "I have an excellent impression of the firm and the team as a whole and would certainly recommend them for any real estate and commercial work" – Chambers Europe 2017, Real Estate
  • Interviewees add: "What we like best is their responsiveness - they are always available." – Chambers Europe 2017, Restructuring / Insolvency
  • "The firm's lawyers are market leaders who provide strategic solutions, have always been responsive and demonstrated great interdisciplinary knowledge." – Chambers Europe 2017, TMT

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