legal 500
Legal 500 2005

Banking and Finance

Under the direction of Yavor Kambourov, Kambourov & Partners counts Bulkbrokers and First Investment Bank as banking clients and provides insolvency advice to Balkancar Holding.

Corporate and M&A

This year, Kambourov & Partners appointed a representative in London, moved to new premises and participated in the country's major privatisations both in its own right and as local counsel to international firms, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Norton Rose. High-profile corporate clients include Balkancar Holding, Koc Holdings, EON Energie and Nokia.


Kambourov & Partners is well-known in the telecoms sector and is retained by Nokia and by Cosmo Bulgaria Mobile as outside counsel for appealing the GSM licence issued to BTC. Media clients include NU Image and Universal Studios on a greenfield construction of movie studios.

Privatisation, PPP and foreign investment

Kambourov & Partners advised EON Energie, with Vladimir Rangeloff singled out for recommendation. In the latter stages of privatisation of Bulgartabac, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer acted as international advisers with Kambourov & Partners as local counsel clients find Stefan Gugushev's contribution 'outstanding'.

Corporate and M&A

On project finance matters, Kambourov & Partners advises Transstroi, the construction company involved in Sofia metro, and Estol Hungary on the construction of a windfarm.