About me


  • Tulane University Law School, New Orleans, U.S.A. (LL.M., 2001); Fulbright Fellow; Guest Editor of the Tulane Law Review; Member of The Journal of American Arbitration; Holland Award of the Institute of International Education, New York, U.S.A
  • The Hague Academy of International Law (Certificate in Private International Law, 1999)
  • Université de Bourgogne, Faculté de droit, Dijon, France (D.E.A. in International Economic Law, 1997)
  • Université d’Orléans, Faculté de droit, Orléans, France (Maîtrise in Business Law, 1996)


  • English (fluent)
  • French (fluent)
  • Bulgarian (native)




  • Legal 500 said of Omourtag Petkov that:

"He is very flexible and client-oriented."

  • Omourtag is recognized and ranked by Chambers & Partners, Legal 500, IFLR 1000, and others.



  • Admitted to Sofia Bar, 2006
  • Admitted to the New York Bar, New York, U.S.A., 2004



  • Member of the Management Board of the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria
  • Chair of the Rule of Law and Legislative Reform Committee of the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria
  • Past Chairman of the British Bulgarian Business Association
  • Sofia Bar Association