Lawyers

Borislav Boyanov

YEAR JOINED

1990

EDUCATION

  • Faculty of Law, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, MA in Law, class rank: first of class of 500
  • Academy of American and International Law, Southwestern Legal Foundation – Dallas, USA

CURRENT AND PREVIOUS POSITIONS

  • 2016 – present Chairman of the Bulgarian Honorary Consuls Association
  • 2015 – present Chairman of the Indian Bulgarian Business Chamber
  • 2010 – present Cо-Chair of SEE Legal
  • 2005 – 2009 Honorary Chair of SEE Legal
  • 2003 – 2005 Founder and First Chair of The South East Europe Legal Group (“SEE Legal”)
  • 2002 – present Arbitrator with the Court of Arbitration of the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • 2002 – present European Patent and Trademark Attorney
  • 2000 – present Honorary Consul for Malta in Bulgaria
  • 1998 – present Registered Patent and Trademark Attorney
  • 1990 Founder and Managing Partner of Borislav Boyanov & Co. – the top tier Bulgarian Law Firm

SELECTED RECOGNITION

  • Founding partner Borislav Boyanov remains an “incredibly influential” lawyer, who is an “absolute pillar of the field” and possesses “a unique perspective on what is happening in the country.” He steers the firm’s wide-ranging corporate work and frequently assists strategic private investors with large-scale mandates, notably on a CEE-wide level. Chambers & Partners EUROPE & GLOBAL 2016, Corporate/ Commercial

Areas of specialization

Membership

Sofia Bar Association, Bulgarian Bar Association (1984-), International Bar Association (1989-), Representative for Bulgaria, Member of the Council of the East European Forum (1994-1998), Vice-Chair of the East European Forum (1998-2000), Senior Vice Chair (2000-2004), Co-Chair of the European Forum (2004-2006), Member of the Advisory Board of the European Forum (2007-), Legal Development Foundation – Chairman, Balkan Legal Forum – Founder and Chairman, Center for American and International Law, Dallas, TX – member of the Advisory Board of the Institute for International and Comparative Law, Deputy President of the Bulgarian Investment and Business Association (2003-2006), American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria – Member of the Board of Directors (2003-2006), President (2006-2009), Member of the Board of Confederation of Industrialists and Employers in Bulgaria (2006-)

Deals & Cases

Competition

Corporate

Employment

Energy and Natural Resources

Financial Markets

Property

Telecommunications and Media