Lawyers

Peter Petrov

YEAR JOINED

1998

EDUCATION

  • Faculty of Law, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, MA in Law (1999)
  • Academy of American and International Law, The Center for American and International Law (formerly The Southwestern Legal Foundation), Dallas, USA (2002)
  • International Secondment Allen & Overy, London (2004)

CURRENT AND PREVIOUS POSITIONS

  • 2008 Partner, Borislav Boyanov & Co.
  • 2006 Senior Associate, Borislav Boyanov & Co.
  • 2004 International Secondment to Allen & Overy, London
  • 2001 Associate, Borislav Boyanov & Co.
  • 1998 – 2001 Trainee Attorney, Borislav Boyanov & Co.

SELECTED RECOGNITION

  • Peter Petrov remains the outstanding figure of the Bulgarian competition law market, coming described as “utterly unmatched in his expertise and capabilities” by universally impressed clients. He demonstrates significant expertise in all areas of competition law.Chambers and Partners EUROPE 2016, Competition/Antitrust
  • Practice head Peter Petrov has a ‘business-oriented’ approach – Legal 500 EMEA 2014, EU and Competition
  • The “outstanding” Peter Petrov is known as “one of the best lawyers in the market” by peers and clients alike. He acts for a range of clients in industries such as energy, aviation and retail on merger control proceedings, competition disputes and state aid matters. Appreciative clients describe him as “very erudite” and say that “his work is characterised by detailed project analysis and information.” - Chambers Europe 2018, Competition/Antitrust

MAIN PRACTICE AREAS

Commercial, Competition, Corporate, Financial Markets, Employment, Telecommunications and Media

Areas of specialization

Membership

Sofia Bar Association

Deals & Cases

Competition

Corporate

Employment

Energy and Natural Resources

Financial Markets

Litigation and ADR

Telecommunications and Media