Atanas Petrov, Ph.D.

Atanas Petrov, Ph.D.

Managing Partner

Corporate lawyer – member of the Sofia BAR with a Ph.D. in Company law focused particularly on the contributions in-kind in capital commercial entities as means to acquire share capital. Atanas Petrov has distinguished academic interests including an active career as a university assistant teaching Commercial, Private and Real estate law to both law and economics students.

Atanas Petrov provides advanced legal services to companies in their day-to-day business operations for more than a decade. Practice areas feature broad experience and skills particularly in Company law, M&A, corporate restructuring, private equity transactions and fundraising. He has also significant expertise in Contracts law, Real estate assets/construction law, Administrative law and debt recovery.

He advises his clients in the field of Employment/labor law across wide variety of issues including labor contracts, mass layoffs, reorganization of work force and allegations of wrongful termination of the employment. He has an extensive experience in litigation and administrative procedures related to the employment.

Atanas Petrov has also significant expertise and experience in the field of Carriage of goods and freight forwarding law including domestic and cross-border litigations for damages under the CMR convention. He is a corporate lawyer with broad-ranging practice in the field of debt recovery and insolvency procedures. Also a certified mediator and one of the founders of the first online mediation platform in Bulgaria.


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