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Boyanov & Co.

Corporate/Commercial

2 ranked lawyersBand 2BulgariaGlobal 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

A driving force for high-profile cross-border M&A transactions. Advises buyers and sellers across various sectors including retail, manufacturing, real estate and TMT. Also regularly represents banks, private equity houses and other financial services clients. Acts on corporate restructuring and reorganisation mandates. Noted for assisting with regulatory matters and also benefits from top-level competition and employment practices.

Notable practitioners

Commentators praise Borislav Boyanov as a "very seasoned and enthusiastic lawyer." He brings his years of experience to bear assisting with strategic matters.

Sources praise Yordan Naydenov for being "incredibly reliable, technically very strong and available at short notice." He is a top-league lawyer assisting with a variety of matters, including M&A and market entry and exit strategies.

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Overview

  • Participated in all major M&A deals and greenfield projects in Bulgaria since 1990, including the largest private M&A deals, the largest privatisation deals, etc. In 2016-2019 the firm participated in the largest and most complicated deals – the sale of United Bulgarian Bank (the largest deal in the Bulgarian banking sector ever), the sale of the ongoing concern of Alpha Bank to Eurobank Bulgaria (the first-ever deal of that type in Bulgaria), the acquisition of The Mall – one of the largest shopping centres in Bulgaria, the sale of Piraeus Bank Bulgaria (one of the most complex banking deals ever), etc.
  • Very strong knowledge of various industry sectors – banking, energy, FMCG, TMT, construction and real estate, public procurement, underground resources, insurance, etc.
  • Participated in the privatisation of whole sectors of the Bulgarian industry – the banking, electricity distribution, cement, beer, and tobacco sectors, etc.;
  • Clients’ list called “the who is who in the Bulgarian economy;
  • Capable of handling large projects under severe time constraints – e.g. a full legal due diligence report of the former tobacco monopolist Bulgartabac based on 600,000 pages within a month;
  • Building long-lasting relationships of trust and loyalty – working for Philip Morris since 1990, Ideal Standard – 1992, Kraft Foods/Mondelez - 1993, Sony - 1994, etc.
  • On the panel of several multinational companies and international financial institutions.

Members

Naydenov, Yordan (Head of Department)

Boyanov, Borislav T

Dimitrova, Raina

Kirova, Violeta

Kolev, Dr. Nikolay

Kortenska, Svetlina

Zisov, Nikolay

Clients

AerCap

Amazon

AWAS

CVCI

Enersys

Eurobank Greece

Ferrero

Hilton

Inditex

Jacobs Douwe Egberts

Microsoft Corp

Molson Coors

Mondelez International

National Bank of Greece

Pernod Ricard

Philip Morris

Piraeus Bank

Samsung Electronics

Schreiber Foods

Sony

State General Reserve Fund of Oman

The Coca-Cola Company

The European Investment Fund

Trelleborg AB

UniCredit

Wizz Air

Industries

Automobiles & Parts

Banks

Commercial & Professional Services

Construction & Materials

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Education

Energy

Financial Services

Food & Drink Producers

Industrial Engineering

Insurance

Mining & Metals

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Private Clients / Individuals

Real Estate

Real Estate Finance

Retail

Software & Computer Services

Telecommunications

Travel & Leisure

Corporate/Commercial Department

Boyanov & Co.

firm
Department location

82, Patriarch Evtimii Blvd,

Sofia

Sofia City

Bulgaria

1463

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Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 5 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

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Bulgaria

Corporate/Commercial


Borislav T Boyanov
Senior Statespeople
Yordan Naydenov
Band 1