“Excellent at communicating technical Bulgarian legal issues in English (spoken and written) and understanding the broader context of a transaction and the needs and desires of all commercial and advisory parties involved. As well as a great technical knowledge of the law and the market. Overall, very good.” - Damian Simeonov, Market Leader, IFLR1000 2022
"They are extremely responsive and their advice is to the point." - Banking & Finance, IFLR1000 2022
“The team has excellent debt market knowledge and is able to smoothly guide international clients through the local debt landscape and on the related risks. Boyanov are very responsive, have a broad network, and have been the key in securing a successful transaction.” Banking & Finance, IFLR1000 2021
“He definitely knows his stuff. Very responsive and provides detailed answers. Excellent command of English” Alexander Chatalbashev, Energy and Infrastructure, Project Development, and Banking, IFLR1000 2020
“Professionalism, excellent knowledge of the matters of law, high responsibility and client-orienting approach” Banking, IFLR1000 2020
Ralitsa Nedkova – Rising Star in Banking and finance, M&A IFLR1000 2020
Svetlina Kortenska – Highly Regarded in Capital markets, M&A IFLR1000 2020
Alexander Chatalbashev – Highly Regarded in Energy and infrastructure, Project development, Banking IFLR1000 2020
Georgi Drenski – Rising Star in Banking “Very good knowledge of finance products, very helpful in finding the right solution for our needs.” IFLR1000 2020
Damian Simeonov – Market Leader in Banking and finance “Excellent professional, huge finance experience, versatile education, business-oriented and client-friendly specialist.” IFLR1000 2020
“Very high international standards, unique corporate culture and values, excellent speed and efficiency, lots of experience, wisdom and business solutions.” Tier 1, Banking and finance, IFLR1000 2020 Tier 1, M&A, IFLR1000 2020
“Highly professional and huge legal experiences with deep knowledge in the industry sector.” Tier 1, Banking and finance, IFLR1000 2020
"The firm has always provided superb legal advice. They are hands on and cost sensitive. They offer a broad spectrum of legal expertise and also give support on strategic and business issues." Tier 1, Banking and finance, IFLR1000 2020 Tier 1, M&A, IFLR1000 2020 Tier 1, Project development, IFLR1000 2020
Svetlina Kortenska advises financial institutions on the full range of regulatory issues relating to large acquisitions and financing transactions. Sources describe her as a "very good lawyer who is easy to work with."
Ralitsa Nedkova is a senior associate with many years' experience. One interviewee describes her as an "excellent performer" who shows "great responsiveness."
Georgi Drenski has an increasing reputation in the field for his banking and finance expertise. Clients praise him as "precise and meticulous in his work" and also say he is a "very focused and responsive" lawyer.
Clients describe Damian Simeonov as "hands on, very commercial and ready to direct us towards the best solution with precise advice that shows a lot of attention to detail."
A client says the firm provides "the highest quality of advice" and adds: "The team is very responsive, hands on and commercial - they are able to understand the business side of a transaction and therefore tackle our matters pragmatically and efficiently."
One source praises the firm as "well connected, with a good grasp of local issues and experienced in cross-border transactions."
Damian Simeonov is noted for his work in M&A and financing transactions in the TMT sector. He also regularly advises clients on their TMT regulatory issues.