Lawyers

Kina Chuturkova

YEAR JOINED

2002

EDUCATION

  • Faculty of Law, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, MA in Law (1979)
  • Training Programme on European Community Law (2002)
  • Human Rights Law and Practice Program at the University of Birmingham, Great Britain (1994)
  • Programme on the American Judicial System and Workshop on Judicial Restructuring, at the Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, USA (1992)

CURRENT AND PREVIOUS POSITIONS

  • 2002 Partner, Borislav Boyanov & Co.
  • 1994 – 2002 Judge, Supreme Court of Cassation, Chair of the Commercial Division
  • 1991 – 1994 Judge, Sofia City Court
  • 1984 – 1990 Judge, Sofia Regional Court
  • 1981 – 1983 Junior judge in Sofia City Court

SELECTED RECOGNITION

  • Sources consider former judge Kina Chuturkova an “icon in court” in Bulgaria, and she is “incredibly respected” for “paying high attention to detail, and offering great experience of her field.” – Chambers & Partners EUROPE & GLOBAL 2016, Dispute Resolution
  • Former judge Kina Chuturkova is widely praised by peers as a “brilliant court lawyer,” possessing “uncontested national reputation.” Clients say she is “highly respected, comprehensive and reliable.” – Chambers Europe & Global Editions 2015, Intellectual Property

Areas of specialization

Membership

Sofia Bar Association, Editing Board of “The Human Rights”- law magazine, issued by Foundation “Bulgarian Lawyers for Human Rights”, Managing Board of the Open Society Institute – Sofia, Bulgaria since 2005, re-elected in 2008

Deals & Cases

Competition

Corporate

Employment

Energy and Natural Resources

Financial Markets

Intellectual Property

Litigation and ADR

Property