About me

Yoanna Pantaleeva

Yoanna Pantaleeva is an Associate at DGKV’s Dispute Resolution and IP practice groups. She joined DGKV as an associate in 2023. Through her professional experience as a lawyer and legal consultant she has gained strong consultancy and court representative experience in different legal areas, including, but not limited to IP, Pharma, Labor, Regulatory and Public Procurement. She has also worked on several complex litigation cases related to accusations of serious injuries due to medical negligence. During her professional experience Yoanna has also gained broad range of legal expertise in both commercial litigation and arbitration.

Recent representative projects include:

  • Advising and representing the multinational technology company Meta Platforms Ireland Limited in relation to a civil dispute in the competence of the Bulgarian jurisdiction.
  • Advising the German hotel chain Motel One GmbH in relation to the protection of the client's rights in 7 (seven) opposition proceedings initiated before the Bulgarian Patent Office.
  • Аdvising BELLEBOX EOOD (a leading beauty subscription box in Bulgaria) in a pre-litigation dispute with a company settled in the European Union regarding a claimed trademark infringement.
  • Advising and representing the producer of electric buses Chariot Motors AD before the Commission for Protection of Competition and the Supreme Administrative Court in connection with various public procurement procedures funded under the National Recovery and Resilience Plan.