We are proud to announce that Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov retains its highest ranking in the prestigious Chambers Europe 2022 edition. The law firm scores top-tier in 10 practice areas – Banking and Finance, Competition/Antitrust, Corporate/Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Intellectual Property, Energy, Real Estate, TMT and Tax. Seventeen DGKV lawyers are ranked Band 1 to 4 in all practices with 6 partners receiving Band 1 distinction.
Our highly esteemed lawyer Georgi Tzvetkov, Partner in Banking and Finance, is recognized and awarded with Band 1 for his work on finance related projects. Partner Kaloyan Krumov, who is "very calm and collected, and has good business sense" is ranked for his notable experience in project finance deals.
For a consecutive year Nikolai Gouginski scores a top tanking and is distinguished with Band 1 for Competition and Antitrust award. Senior Associate Dessislava Iordanova is also recognised as a leading practitioner.
Highest score 1 also goes to our Partner Zdravka Ugrinova for her work on Corporate and Commercial practice and notable expertise with corporate clients and multinational companies with acquisitions across a variety of sectors. Partner Stephan Kyutchukov and Omourtag Petkov are also recognized in this practice, too. Stephan Kyutchukov tops the Real Estate sector with highest performance of the whole practice area together with Partner Kaloyan Krumov and Senior Associate Nikolina Stefanova.
Another Band 1 lawyer is Viara Todorova, head of DGKV’s Tax practice, who is "one of best tax lawyers, especially in VAT”. DGKV’s practice group also scores highest ranking for Viara Todorova’s work with Senior Associate Ivan Punev on advising domestic and international clients as well as other business operations such as corporate restructuring.
The head of DGKV Power and Energy practice group Milan Pandev is ranked Band 1. Partner Anton Krustev is also granted Band for Energy practice which once again strengthens firm’s leading position in this field thanks to their dedicated work with a broad range of domestic and international energy clients.
Partner Violetta Kunze, Head of DGKV’s Telecommunications practice is granted distinction for her work on major projects in the TMT sector.
In Intellectual Property, Partner Kalina Tchakarova is recognized and awarded as a Band lawyer and she is well regarded by market commentators for her experience in IP matters.
Youliana Naoumova, Head of Employment Practice is also awarded as a leading Band lawyer for her work with a range of international clients with the full range of employment issues.
DGKV’s Partner Angel Ganev, who represents clients in disputes relating to cyber fraud, insolvency proceedings and commercial conflicts, is also distinguished as leading lawyer in Dispute Resolution.
We would like to thank our international client base and excellent team for keeping us in the top-tier for all these years.
DGKV team is motivated to continue serving clients with highest level of professionalism and knowledge.
Congratulations to our amazing team!