Law Firm “Gaidarov & Dochev” was created in 2010 and combines the activities of the two managing partners – attorney-at-law Georgi Dianov Gaidarov, member of Sofia Bar Association, and attorney-at-law Dimitar Blagomirov Dochev, member of Varna Bar Association. Later, in 2013, the managing partners founded Law Firm “Gaidarov & Dochev”. Our aim to develop inevitably led to enlargement the scope of activities and the team as well. In 2014 part of the team became attorney–at-law Stefaniya Veselinova Stoilova, in 2018 Junior Attorney-at-law – Zhenya Dimitrova and legal trainee Ilina Vasileva joined the team
and in 2019 - attorney-at-law assistant Mariyola Zehireva and attorney-at-law Ignat Stoychev. In order to service their clients faster and convenient Law Firm “Gaidarov & Dochev” has two head offices- in city of Sofia and city of Varna and team of six high-qualified jurists, graduated from the most prestigious universities in Bulgaria and Europe.
Each of the affiliated lawyers is professional with a lot of experience in different fields of the law. Our connection as experts determines the wide and qualified service which we provide on a daily basis. In our activity we put accent on the professional and correct attitude to our clients. Our priorities are their reliance and certainty.
Law firm “Gaidarov & Dochev” has confirmed itself as a trustworthy and steady partner in the field of civil, commercial, banking, administrative, tax, migration and international private law. Our team is distinguished with its competence and a lot of experience in the fields of property, commercial and trade law, as well as in procedural representation of clients in the
enforcement procedures and insolvency proceedings. In its practice Law firm “Gaidarov & Dochev” servicing Bulgarian and foreign individuals and legal entities in relation to their activities in Bulgaria.
Attorney - Georgi Gaidarov
Attorney-at-law - Georgi Gaidarov Managing partner Attorney-at-law - Georgi Gaidarov graduated from the Faculty of Law of the Sofia University ‘St. Kliment Ohridski’ in 2000. His second master’s degree- in “Public Finances” he received from Faculty of Finance and Accounting at University of Economics- Varna. He graduated from First Language School Varna with intensive studying of English Attorney-at-law Gaidarov has over 18 years of professional experience. From 2001 until 2006 he was a trainee, and then a judge at city of Varna and since 2007 he is a lawyer at Sofia Bar Association. From 2010 he is an arbitrator at UNITED NATIONS COMMISSION ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE LAW (UNCITRAL). Thanks to his long-term attorney's experience, combined with the experience gained through his work as a magistrate, Georgi Gaidarov is an expert in field of property, trade, banking and commercial law, as well as in insolvency proceedings. In his practice attorney-at-law Gaidarov is an expert with rich professional biography, who gained the reliance of his clients and the evidence of this is the constant expansion of the clientele. Attorney-at-law Gaidarov is fluent in English and Russian languages.
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Narrow specialization: • Civil, trade and commercial law. Мergers and acquisitions. • Real estates. Property law. • Enforcement and insolvency proceedings. • Banking and insurance law. Securities on loans. • Sports law. • Tax law.
Attorney - Dimitar Dochev
Mr. Dochev is an attorney with over 14 years of legal experience. A specialist in civil, commercial and contractual law in particular in bankruptcy/ insolvency procedures, administrative law and process. He is representing Commercial Bank "UBB" JSC in civil and commercial matters. Since 2007 he is a representative lawyer of Mincipal bank, Financial center Varna. He graduated "Law" from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" in 2000 as well as Fourth Language School „Frderic Joliot-Curie” - Varna. He is fluent in the French, English and Russian languages. He has many specializations and trainings in Bulgaria and abroad.
Main interests in the field of Corporate Law, Banking, Commercial, Contractual and Administrative Law.
Attorney - Stefaniya Stoilova
Stefaniya Veselinova Stoilova, a Legal Associate in Law Firm “Gaydarov and Dochev”, is a specialist in the field of civil, contractual, commercial, administrative, European and International law. She received a master’s degree in European and international law from University of Strasbourg 3 in 2011, and a master degree in Private International Law from University of Strasbourg 3 in 2012, and graduated from Language School “Akad. Ludmil Stoyanov” – Blagoevgrad with French language. She is fluent in English and French language. Participant in various international seminars and trainings. She constantly adds to her theoretical and practical law knowledge.
Main interests in the field of Civil, Contractual and Commercial Law as well as European and International Law.
Attorney-at-Law Zhenya Svetlozarova
Attorney-at-Law Zhenya Svetlozarova Dimitrova graduated with honor “Law” in 2017 at Sofia University Saint Climent Ohridski.
From October 2013 to March 2014 she attended at Erasmus program at Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany.
Her professional path started as a legal assistant in law firms in Sofia. In January 2018 she became Member of Sofia Bar Association. Since then she is part of the team of Law firm “Gaidarov and Dochev”.
She specialized in the area of civil, commercial law and law of obligations. She has experience in the area of Labor law and Migration.
From October 2019 to February 2020 she participated as a trainee at Administrative Traineeship at the European Commission, Directorate – General for Justice and Consumers, Company Law and Corporate Governance. She has experience in the area of corporate governance of banks and investment firm, as well as in the area of European Company law.
She speaks fluently German (Göthe Institut, C 2) and English (Certificate of ESOL International legal English, C 1).
- Commercial Law
- European commercial law
Attorney-at-law – Ignat Stoychev
Ignat Stoychev graduated law at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski ” in 2012, majoring in International Law and International Relations. He graduated from the Joan Exarch Foreign Language High School in Vratsa with English and German, with full honors. He has participated in numerous international legal conferences and seminars.
He has extensive experience as a General Counsel in the Ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of Justice in the fields of administrative, property and contract law, as well as in the field of public procurement and legal representation. In his private practice, he has worked in banking and insurance law cases.
In 2017, he was a delegate to a working group on the Bulgarian EU Presidency in Brussels. He has attended meetings of working groups in the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe in Paris.
In 2019, he specialized in a full scholarship to Moscow State Linguistic University. He was awarded a certificate in Russian by the State Institute of Russian "A. S. Pushkin”.
Since 2019 he works as attorney-at-law, member of the Sofia Bar Association, after successfully passing the bar exam.
Fluent in English, German and Russian.
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- Commercial law
- Public Procurement;
- Administrative law
- Administrative-penal law.
Legal Assistant – Mariyola Zehireva
Mariyola Zehireva is a legal assistant in Law Firm “Gaydarov and Dochev”. She received a master’s degree in Law from Sofia University “Saint Kliment Ohridski” in 2019. Participant in various trainings, programmes and seminars. Holder of Certificate of Legal English, Certificate of Arbitration law at Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, award for best defendant at competition for civil and commerce law at Plovdiv university “Paisii Hilendarski”.
Finalist at Mini Moot Court Competition Be the Devil’s advocate.
In 2018 she received award of Sofia Bar Association for essay “Bar- guarantor for human rights”. She is fluent in English and Spanish.