Lawyers

Svetlina Kortenska

YEAR JOINED

2003

EDUCATION

  • Faculty of Law, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, MA in Law (1991)
  • Faculty of International Economy and Politics, University of National and World Economy (Sofia), Master Degree in International Economic Relations (2001)

CURRENT AND PREVIOUS POSITIONS

  • 2012 Counsel, Boyanov & Co.
  • 2003 Senior Associate, Borislav Boyanov & Co.
  • 2001 Deputy Head of Legal Department, Société Générale Expressbank AD
  • 1997  Chief Counsel, Bank Consolidation Company AD
  • 1992 Counsel, Regional Branch, United Bulgarian Bank AD

SELECTED RECOGNITION

  • The “reactive and responsive” Svetlina Kortenska is unanimously respected by market commentators, who describe her as a “high-calibre lawyer who operates with class and elegance.” Others praise her “sharp mind, respected knowledge and willingness to help and co-operate.” – Chambers Europe Edition 2015, Banking and Finance
  • Counsel Svetlina Kortenska is lauded by clients as “absolutely excellent in regulatory issues,” highlighting her ability to explain complex regulatory matters clearly.” – Chambers Europe 2016, Banking and Finance

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

  • Corporate, Financial Markets, Energy and Natural Resources

Membership

Sofia Bar Association

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