Known for its natural beauty, Bulgaria sits in the heart of South East Europe. The country has a rich history and is the oldest country in Europe to have preserved its original name. In 2007, Bulgaria became a member of the European Union, after which the country saw a flood of foreign investment that propelled its economic growth. The economy is primarily driven by energy, mining, manufacturing, agriculture and tourism.

Local presence

SELA is represented in Bulgaria by Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. is widely recognized for its in-depth knowledge and expertise in all key areas of business law and takes pride in being an undisputed leader in the most innovative, under-explored, and dynamic legal areas, where law and technology merge.

Independent Reviews

  • “The team consists of very professional, selected, young, motivated and clever staff. They are well organized, always in touch (24/7) and the give 100% from their knowledge to help our organization in all legal questions.” - Legal 500 2021, Dispute Resolution
  • “DPC experts are undoubtedly among the best ones especially in the area of EU & competition law.” - Legal 500 2021, EU and Competition
  • “They have real in-depth knowledge of the pharma and medical devices sector and the regulatory framework governing it.” - Legal 500 2021, Healthcare and Life Science
  • “DPC are true market leaders, with unmatched expertise in intellectual property law.” -Legal 500 2021, Intellectual Property
  • “Very practical guidance and commercial in nature. Effective in communicating the key issues. Great value for money and very personable.” -Legal 500 2021, TMT
  • “DPC are true market leaders, with unmatchable expertise in the banking, finance, and capital markets practice area.” -Legal 500 2021, Banking, Finance and Capital Markets
  • “The corporate and commercial department of Dimitrov, Petrov & Co. is possibly the most dedicated team of professionals I have worked with throughout my career.” -Legal 500 2021, Commercial, Corporate and M&A
  • “DPC are true market leaders, with exceptional expertise in the area of projects and PPP.” -Legal 500 2021, Projects and PPP
  • “They assisted us on complex real estate matters covering all possible steps in acquiring real estate and a consequent construction project, saving us a lot of time and resources.” - Legal 500 2021, Real Estate and Construction
  • “DPC has experts with different specialisations, including transport, who view our projects from different angles as needed and work together to provide a multi-faceted service.” - Legal 500 2021, Transport (Including Shipping)
  • “They have the ability to handle very complex issues and present arguments in a simple-to-understand, yet elegant and tech-savvy way.” - Legal 500 2021, Energy and Natural Resources
  • “Experienced in assisting domestic and international companies on local business law aspects, as well as advising on market entry mandates.” -Chambers Europe 2021, Corporate/Commercial
  • “One of the largest TMT teams in the market, advising major local and international telecoms, media and technology companies.” -Chambers Europe 2021, TMT
  • “The team cares for our concerns and truly understands our matters." - Chambers Europe 2021, Tax
  • "I like the way they explain complex matters in simple terms. Communication is very easy and everything is done in a timely and accurate manner." - Chambers Europe 2021, Real Estate
  • "Super-competent, fast and efficient." - Chambers Europe 2021, Intellectual Property
  • "The lawyers really got into what we wanted instead of trying to tell us what we want, as I have seen other lawyers do," adding: "They never spare time or effort."
  • “The team is "hard-working and effective," in addition to: "they come with good ideas."-Chambers Europe 2021, Competition/Antitrust
  • “The team is very scrupulous in studying solutions that fit their clients' needs.” -Chambers Europe 2021, Dispute Resolution

Member firm contacts

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