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Partnership Advises Dresdner Kleinwort on ISDA Master Agreement Issues in Bulgaria

Borislav Boyanov & Co. provides advice to Dresdner Kleinwort on potential transactions under the ISDA Master Agreement with Bulgarian counterparties.   Copyright picture: Dresdner Kleinwort


Borislav Boyanov & Co. Advises Alpha Bank on ISDA Master Agreement Transactions

The firm’s team advised Alpha Bank on derivative transactions under the ISDA Master Agreement with local counterparties. The advice included support in developing a local version of the Master Agreement Schedule.   Copyright picture: Alpha Bank


Raiffeisenbank Provides Financing for a Major Real Estate Project

Borislav Boyanov & Co. advised Raiffeisen Zentralbank Österreich AG on the financing of a joint venture between Tishman and GE Real Estate created for the development of a large business and logistics center near the Sofia international airport. The firm’s advice was sought on all aspects of the transaction, including transaction documentation, due diligence and […]


Assisting International Bank Syndicate on Financing for Melrose

The firm advised The Bank of Scotland, IFC, Société Générale and BNP Paribas as lenders to Melrose Resources plc. on the refinancing and increasing of the amount of a syndicated loan and the extension of an additional subordinated loan. Services also included advice on consecutive increases of the amount of a syndicated loan and the […]


EUR 220 Million Financing of the Bulgarian Maritime Fleet

Borislav Boyanov & Co. advised a consortium of four banks that financed the acquisition of 70% of the Bulgarian Maritime Fleet shares (the largest 2008 privatization deal in Bulgaria with purchase price of over 220 million Euros). In 2009, we advised the syndicate of banks on the facility restructuring and on creating a new facility […]


Boyanov & Co. Advises Egged on Lease Financing of Public Transport Assets

The partnership advised The Bank of Scotland (the largest public bus transportation company in Israel, with operations in Bulgaria) on the negotiations and signing of a framework lease agreement with the local leasing arm of Iveco for the acquisition of trolley buses and buses for Egged’s operations in Bulgaria.   Copyright picture: The Bank of […]


Local Collateralization of International Facility to Messer Group

The firm worked for Unicredit International Bank (Luxembourg) and note holders for local collateralization of an international facility extended to the Messer Group. The firm’s team advised on implementing the local security strategy and represented the note holders on setting up the local collateral.     Copyright picture: Unicredit Bank


Gaming Software Company Staff Optimization Successfully Completed

The employment team at Borislav Boyanov & Co. supported a major player in the field of IT and software services to the gaming industry throughout a collective redundancy process, which was successfully accomplished. The firm’s team advised the client on selecting the most efficient strategy for the personnel restructuring, and was instrumental in planning and […]


Borislav Boyanov & Co. Acts for Piraeus Bank on Due Diligence and Set up of Real Estate Collateral

The firm’s real estate practice has been retained by Piraeus Bank Bulgaria AD to act with respect to the collateralization of real estate in the financing of one of the biggest Bulgarian companies. The amount of the financing exceeds some millions in EUR.     Copyright picture: Piraeus Bank


The Firm Works on a Black Sea Golf Investment

The firm is advising a major US investor on the purchase and development of a luxury golf course at the Black Sea Coast.     Copyright picture:


Borislav Boyanov & Co. Retained by a Leading Construction Company

The partnership has been retained by a prominent Bulgarian construction company on variety of projects, including new construction agreements, disputes over existing construction agreements, and debt collection. The firm’s experience is appreciated by clients, as it comes from the knowledge gained while working for all stakeholders in the development, construction and sale process with respect […]


Prime Office Development in Sofia Supported by Borislav Boyanov & Co.

Borislav Boyanov & Co. acted for a Greek investor with respect to the construction of a multimillion project for an office building in the very center of Sofia. The advice concerned complex title issues, as well as planning and construction.     Copyright picture:


The Firm Advises a US Fund on Agricultural Land Investments

The firm has been retained by a US fund to advise on the legal framework for agricultural land acquisition in Bulgaria. Agricultural land is ever more appealing to investors, who are aware that agricultural land is likely to be an undervalued asset, and may be much more attractive than construction which has already peaked in […]


UK Investor Acquires Office Development in Sofia

The firm advised a UK investor on the acquisition of an office building in Sofia, including on variety of real estate, regulatory, and financing matters.     Copyright picture:


Representing UNIQA in Procurement Litigation

Insurance company UNIQA engaged Borislav Boyanov & Co. in representing their Bulgarian subsidiary in a case for a public procurement procedure concerning the insurance contract to be signed with the Varna’s Public Transportation Company, the second biggest municipality in Bulgaria. The case was successfully litigated and completed recently in front of the Commission on Protection […]


Insurance Fraud Litigations for AIG Subsidiary

AIG and its subsidiary AIG Life Bulgaria are being represented by Borislav Boyanov & Co. in several cases concerning payment of insurance money, including cases where insurance fraud is at issue. We have been successfully defending the rights and interests of the clients before the courts and the public prosecution authorities.   Copyright picture: AIG


Firm Achieves Landmark Rulings in Environmental Lawsuits

A big Canadian investor and its Bulgarian subsidiaries from the gold and copper mining business have been advised by Borislav Boyanov & Co. in a complex court action against the Ministry of Environment and Water. This long-running process started in 2007 when, with the help of the firm’s litigation team, the Canadian investor won two […]


USD 4.5 Million Banking Litigation Succesfully Defended

The firm’s litigation team represented one of the biggest Bulgarian banks in a court case initiated by the trustees in the insolvency of another Bulgarian bank. The claim had a value of about 4.5 million US dollars was successfully defended by the firm’s litigators. The case raised interesting legal issues, as regards the succession in judicial […]


Borislav Boyanov & Co. Advises on Aircraft Export

Borislav Boyanov & Co. advised the financing party on the restructuring of the security arrangements related to the export of an aircraft previously acquired by a local ariline operator.  The firm’s team was lead by partner Raina Dimitrova.     Copyright picture:


Recycling Facility Construction Project

The energy team of the partnership is advising a UK client on a project for the construction of an industrial facility for waste tires processing for the production of combustible oil.     Copyright picture: