News & Deals


BOYANOV & Co. Obtained the Status of Advisor at the SME Growth Market BEAM

BOYANOV & Co. is pleased to announce that it obtained the status of Advisor at the SME Growth Market BEAM organised by the Bulgarian Stock Exchange. Our role will be to support the issuers during their listing process and subsequently in their life as traded companies at BEAM. We are happy to join efforts with […]


BOYANOV & Co. Authors the Bulgarian Chapter on Тhe Legal 500 Country Comparative Guides 2022: TMT

BOYANOV & Co.’s partner Nikolay Zisov, together with Ralitsa Nedkova (principal associate), Deyan Terziev (senior associate), and Teodora Peycheva (junior associate) has authored the Bulgarian chapter on Тhe Legal 500 Country Comparative Guides 2022: TMT. The guide provides an overview of TMT laws and regulations applicable in Bulgaria. The Legal 500’s Country Comparative Guides are […]


Academy for Partners New Season

BOYANOV & Co. is pleased to announce the beginning of the fifth year of Academy for Partners. During our first meeting, we discussed one of the hottest topics – What is important in the energy sector, with Mr. Ivan Hinovski, Chairman of the Bulgarian Energy and Mining Forum, and one of the best energy experts […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advised BioIVT on the Successful Acquisition of Fidelis Research

BOYANOV & Co. provided legal support to BioIVT, a leading provider of biospecimens, research models, and drug and diagnostic development services, for the successful acquisition of Fidelis Research, an 85-site clinical biospecimen collection network in Southeastern Europe with headquarters in Sofia, Bulgaria. BOYANOV & Co. also coordinated the legal work of its SEE Legal partners […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advises Banks on Financing of ARICOMA Group’s Acquisition of Musala Soft

BOYANOV & Co. advised a syndicate of banks led by Česká spořitelna and including Československá obchodní banka and Komerční banka on the Bulgarian law aspects of financing to support the acquisition by KKCG Group and its portfolio company ARICOMA Group International AB of Musala Soft, a prominent Bulgarian software company, and its subsidiaries. ARICOMA Group […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advised Mondelez International on the Acquisition of Chipita S.A. – Update

After successfully advising Mondelez International (Nasdaq: MDLZ) on all Bulgarian law aspects in the acquisition of the Greek snacking company Chipita S.A. (for approximately USD 2 billion), since the beginning of this year, BOYANOV & Co. has advised Mondelēz International, Inc. on the Bulgarian legal aspects of the formal integration of the Chipita S.A.’s business […]


BOYANOV & Co. advised Yara International ASA

BOYANOV & Co. advised Yara International ASA regarding all legal matters on the sale of separate parts of Yara International ASA’s Bulgarian and Romanian business related to the provision of agricultural software services (namely the software AgroOffice). The transaction was structured as a sale of the respective parts of the going concerns of Yara Bulgaria […]


BOYANOV & Co. Contributes to the Bulgarian Chapter on Lexology Getting The Deal Through: Merger Control 2023

Partner Peter Petrov and associate Adriana Bakalova have authored the Bulgaria chapter in the 2023 edition of Lexology Getting The Deal Through on Merger Control. Lexology Getting The Deal Through provides international expert analysis in key areas of law, practice, and regulation for corporate counsel, cross-border legal practitioners, and company directors and officers. In its […]


Personal Data Protection Risks of Employee Diversity and Inclusion Programmes

Over the last few years, diversity and inclusion have become more than policies, programmes, or headcounts. More and more companies in Bulgaria aim to achieve a certain percentage of employees who belong to a religion or ethnic group, as well as the inclusion of such persons at different work process levels, including by respecting their […]


BOYANOV & Co. Nominated Best Law Firm: Central Eastern Europe at the International Legal Alliance Summit & Awards

BOYANOV & Co. was nominated in the category Best Law Firm: Central Eastern Europe at the 13th edition of the International Legal Alliance Summit & Awards (ILASA) held in Paris on 1 June 2022. The ceremony brought together more than 500 senior representatives from leading law firms as well as general counsel from all around […]


BOYANOV & Co. and Simmons & Simmons Join Forces to Launch Bulgaria for Crypto Reviewer

BOYANOV & Co. has joined forces with international law firm Simmons & Simmons to create the Bulgaria content for Crypto Reviewer enabling subscribers to search and analyse accurate, up-to-date information about key crypto regulatory developments. With over 25 jurisdictions currently included and more in the pipeline, Crypto Reviewer brings together best-in-class content delivering up-to-date legal […]


Borislav Boyanov Continues to be the Only Bulgarian Thought Leader Listed by Who’s Who Legal 2022 in M&A and Governance

Our Managing Partner, Borislav Boyanov, remains the only Bulgarian legal professional named one of the world’s leading practitioners by the Who’s Who Legal – M&A and Governance 2022 guide. He is highlighted to be among the standout lawyers worldwide known for their abilities and expertise in assisting clients with high-value M&A transactions, equity deals, joint […]


11th Balkan Legal Forum 2022 – Legal Practice Transformation!

30 June – 1 July 2022, Park Hyatt, Vienna, Austria including a welcome reception on 29 June, and Gala Dinner on 30 June Register By 15 May For Early Bird Discount Over 20 years on – applying the lessons learned from the past 20 years to the future and, more importantly, discussing what is next […]


BOYANOV & Co. advised on the acquisition of Star Motors – the authorized Mazda dealer in Bulgaria and Republic of North Macedonia

BOYANOV & Co. advised the buyer’s side on the acquisition of Star Motors EOOD. Star Motors, Sofia ( and Star Motors, Skopje ( are well-established and successful dealerships of the Japanese brand MAZDA in the region. The Star Motors Group offers the full range of new Mazda cars produced for the European market, as well […]


BOYANOV & Co. Top-Ranked in The Legal 500 EMEA 2022

BOYANOV & Co. continues to demonstrate tremendous expertise and be a market front-runner in Bulgaria according to the 2022 edition of The Legal 500 EMEA. The firm received the highest Tier 1 ranking in 10 practice areas out of 11: Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Commercial, corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution, Energy and Natural Resources, EU and Competition, Healthcare and Life […]


Podcast: Реформата в особените залози

  В особен залог на политическите процеси в страната ли се превърна довеждането до край на реформата на особения залог Адв. Борислав Нотовски 


BOYANOV & Co. Advised on the Sale of One Telecommunications

After having advised on the acquisition (including the acquisition financing) of One Telecommunications – the second-largest mobile operator in Albania, in 2019 from OTE / Deutsche Telekom and the refinancing of the original acquisition financing in 2021, at the end of 2021 and the beginning of 2022 BOYANOV & Co. advised the sellers on the […]


Podcast: Защита на правото на собственост върху недвижим имот по съдебен ред

Защита на правото на собственост върху недвижим имот по съдебен ред Адв. Светлана Цветкова


Podcast: Новият Закон за предоставяне на цифрово съдържание и цифрови услуги и за продажба на стоки

Новият Закон за предоставяне на цифрово съдържание и цифрови услуги и за продажба на стоки – какво ново и какво „старо“ се прилага за търговците и производителите след 01.01.2022 г.? Адв. Никол Рахманлиева


BOYANOV & Co. Continues to Receive Gold Rankings in the IP-specialised WTR 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professional

For the eighth consecutive year, BOYANOV & Co. received the Gold ranking in The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2022 Guide, published by World Trademark Review 1000, acknowledging the firm’s ability to secure the most high-profile, big-ticket work from the most prestigious of clients. WTR’s research revealed that clients and peers recognise BOYANOV & Co. as […]