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BOYANOV & Co. Team Member Participated in the 59th Academy of American and International Law

Since 1990, BOYANOV & Co. team members have consistently participated in the prestigious Academy of American and International Law, hosted by the Southwestern Institute for International and Comparative Law. The 59th Academy took place from 27 May to 27 June 2024, offering an in-depth curriculum on international and comparative law. Nearly every year, one of […]


Outstanding Legal Services – an Interview for Vagabond

MR. BORISLAV BOYANOV is Managing Partner of BOYANOV & Co., the preferred legal partner of over 4,400 prestigious corporate and institutional clients. Mr Boyanov is the only Bulgarian lawyer regularly nominated by Who’s Who Legal in M&A and Corporate Governance and Private Clients. He is also the founder and Co-Chair of Southeast Europe LegalGroup, Honorary […]


The XII Balkan Legal Forum Discussed Challenges For The Modern Lawyer

The 12th Balkan Legal Forum “The Modern Lawyer” took place in Sofia, Bulgaria on June 6-7, 2024. The IBA Law Firm Management Committee, the IBA European Regional Forum, and the Legal Development Foundation with the support of SEE Legal, Bulgarian law firms, the Bulgarian Supreme Bar Council, and the Sofia Bar Association organized the event. […]


Bulgaria Targets Eurozone Entry by 2025: Key Leaders Rally for Economic Integration at Sofia Conference

The Chairman of the Association of the Honorary Consuls in Bulgaria, Mr. Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner at “BOYANOV & Co.” opened the international conference ‘Bulgaria in the Eurozone, when?’ which took place in Sofia on May 15. He moderated the official part of the forum with the participation of key figures such as Mr. Dimitar […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advised UniCredit Bulbank and United Bulgarian Bank on the Financing of the Acquisition by Plastchim-T of Manucor S.p.A, Italy

Plastchim-T is a Bulgarian company, that is one of the leading privately owned European manufacturers of biaxially oriented polypropylene films (BOPP), cast polypropylene films (CPP), and flexible packaging products. Manucor is an Italian company founded in 1987 and has grown to become a major biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) manufacturer. The acquisition will expand the existing […]


BOYANOV & Co. Named “National Law Firm of the Year”

BOYANOV & Co. was recognized as “National Law Firm of the Year” at the IFLR1000 Europe Awards 2024 for Bulgaria. The ceremony was held on 24 April 2024 in London. The National Firm of the Year award recognizes law firms that have excelled in innovative cross-border transactions throughout 2023, evaluating their performance across various categories. Our […]


BOYANOV & Co. Wins CEE Legal Matters Deal of the Year 2023 Award

BOYANOV & Co. won Deal of the Year 2024 by CEE Legal Matters. This unequivocally validates our firm’s leading position in the region. The deal that BOYANOV & Co. advised on is the acquisition of BNP Paribas Personal Finance by Eurobank (Bulgaria). Our team provided crucial support in obtaining concentration clearance from the Bulgarian Commission […]


BOYANOV & Co. Wins Two Awards at the Managing IP EMEA Awards Ceremony 2024

The Annual Managing IP Awards: EMEA Awards 2024 were announced last night, 11 April 2024 in London, and we at BOYANOV & Co. are proud to have won ‘Bulgaria Firm of the Year’.  Stela Sabeva, Head of IP Practice Group, won the prestigious ‘Bulgaria Practitioner of the Year’. The Managing IP Awards are highly recognised […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advised Synechron on the Acquisition of Dreamix

Synechron, Inc., a leading global digital transformation consulting company focused on financial services and technology organizations, announced its acquisition of Dreamix, founded in 2006, in Sofia, Bulgaria (press release available). As a bespoke end-to-end software engineering and digital product/application development company, Dreamix caters to the customised needs of an array of globally renowned enterprise clients across key […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advised on the Eurobank’s Financing Deal with Mall Galleria Owners in Bulgaria

BOYANOV & Co. advised Eurobank S.A. group on the EUR 61,000,000 general corporate purposes financing of Galleria Burgas EAD and Galleria Stara Zagora EAD, which own and manage two shopping centres in Bulgaria, Mall Galleria Burgas, and Mall Galleria Stara Zagora. BOYANOV & Co. advised on the Bulgarian legal aspects of the financing, including inter […]


BOYANOV & Co. Advised Vallenova LLC on the Acquisition of Recycling Company Integra Plastics JSC

On 29 March 2024, the Austrian specialty chemicals company Borealis AG, a majority-owned subsidiary of Austrian oil and gas giant OMV, finalised the acquisition of Bulgarian recycling company Integra Plastics JSC. BOYANOV & Co. advised and supported one of the sellers, the Cypriot company Vallenova LLC, which had been also the founder of Integra Plastics […]


BOYANOV & Co. Achieves Top Rankings in The Legal 500 EMEA 2024

BOYANOV & Co. has again proven its exceptional expertise and leadership in the Bulgarian market, as highlighted in the 2024 edition of The Legal 500 EMEA. The firm has been awarded the prestigious Tier 1 ranking in 10 out of 11 practice areas: Banking, Finance and Capital Markets; Commercial, Corporate and M&A; Dispute Resolution; Energy […]


BOYANOV & Co. Continues its Series of Advising on the Construction of Large Photovoltaic Power Plants in Bulgaria

This time we advised a syndicate of UniCredit Bulbank, United Bulgarian Bank, Eurobank Bulgaria, and Raiffeisen Bank International on the financing of the construction and operation of a 160 MW photovoltaic power plant in Bulgaria (in the Maglizh Municipality). The PV park is developed by Belozem Solar Park 2 OOD, which S Solar and Syzygy […]


BOYANOV & Co. Top-ranked in Chambers Europe 2024

BOYANOV & Co. has once again been ranked in the top Band 1 for Banking & Finance, Competition/Antitrust, Intellectual Property, Employment, and Real Estate by the highly esteemed legal research guide Chambers and Partners. These placements reaffirm the firm’s outstanding service quality and its consistent leadership in the Bulgarian legal market. A client has lauded […]


Foreign Direct Investment Screening Regime is Introduced in Bulgaria

1. What’s new? On February 22, 2024, Bulgaria, previously one of the few remaining EU countries without foreign direct investment (FDI) controls, introduced a new FDI screening regime in accordance with the EU FDI Screening Regulation 2019/452 (the “EU FDI Screening Regulation”). The Act to Amend and Supplement the Investment Promotion Act (the “FDI Screening […]


BOYANOV & Co. Sponsors the 2024 Regional Final of the European Law Moot Court

BOYANOV & Co. was proudly a sponsor of the 2024 Regional Final of the European Law Moot Court (ELMC) Competition hosted by Sofia University St.Kliment Ohridski on 29 February – 2 March 2024. The European Law Moot Court Competition is an annual international competition that is held between university teams of students who have an […]


BOYANOV & Co. Rejoins Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum with a Focus on Legal Excellence and Regional Collaboration

BOYANOV & Co. actively participated in the prestigious Introducing New Members event organised by the Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum (BBLF) on 27 February. BOYANOV & Co. was pleased to rejoin the BBFL community and officially receive its certificate as a distinguished member of the Forum. In his remarks at the event, Mr.Borislav Boyanov, Managing Partner, […]


BOYANOV & Co. Legal Experts Receive Top Rankings from Chambers & Partners Global Guide

The prestigious Chambers & Partners Global Guide has ranked Borislav Boyanov as a Senior Statesperson, and Yordan Naydenov and Kina Chuturkova as Band 1, highlighting their significant contributions and leadership in the legal field. Managing Partner Borislav Boyanov, honored as a Senior Statesperson for 24 consecutive years, is celebrated for his vast experience and profound […]


BOYANOV & Co. Successfully Recertified with ISO Certifications by Lloyd’s Register

BOYANOV & Co. has been successfully recertified by Lloyd’s Register to the following ISO standards: ∙           ISO 9001 (Quality Management); ∙           ISO/IEC 27001 (Information Security Management). This reaffirms the firm’s ongoing commitment to quality management, business continuity, and information security management. Over 30 years, BOYANOV & Co. has consistently invested in its internal systems to […]


BOYANOV & Co. Awarded the Prestigious Gold Ranking in 2024 WTR 1000 for Trademark Excellence

In a display of consistent excellence, BOYANOV & Co. has once again been awarded the prestigious Gold Ranking in the World Trademark Review 1000 (WTR 1000) – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals for the year 2024. This achievement marks the tenth consecutive year that the firm has been recognized for its outstanding contributions to the […]