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About Us

 

Danailova, Todorov and Partners Law Firm provides top-quality legal services to local and international clients from the public and private sector. We consult on all aspects of trade law, contractual law, employment law, administrative law and tax law. We have extensive experience in various business sectors and industries.

 

Danailova, Todorov and Partners Law Firm is a long-standing regional collaborator with the IFC and World Bank. From 2009 onwards we have been contributing to the Doing Business project by participating in the preparation of the reports on commercial contracts and their realization, the reports on employment law, insurance law and ownership registration.

 

In 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 Danailova, Todorov and Partners Law Firm was distinguished by the two most prestigious international legal ranking institutions- Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. In 2014, Legal 500 recommended the law firm in the areas of Transport and Shipping, Public Private Partnership and Projects, Immovable Properties and Construction. Maria Danailova and Kaloyan Todorov were noted as the leading specialists in their jurisdiction. In 2015 and 2016 we had the honor of not only being distinguished, but also recommended as one of the top three law firms in the sphere of Transport. The other prestigious ranking institution Chambers & Partners has distinguished us in four consecutive years (2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017) in the area of employment law. They recommended Maria Danailova and Kaloyan Todorov as prime specialists.

 

Our team monitors daily the developments in the various spheres of business and law. Up to date information is an advantage which allows us to plan strategically and navigate in the more dynamic business areas and industries. We provide our clients with timely solutions and strategies that match their plans for future development.


Together we reach the goal

Our high professional standard and business ethics allow us to maintain an excellent relationship with our clients. We believe strongly in the value of trust and loyalty when building successful business relationships. We work with our clients closely, forging lasting connections based on respect and cooperation.
 

All You Need in One Place

Resulting from our intensive experience and long-lasting partnerships, we can offer our clients a wide range of services, including the management of a team of experts from different fields on a project basis. Our clients have the opportunity to provide their businesses with the full range of necessary services.
 

COMMERCIAL LAW

We provide completе legal service in the field of commercial law, as well aswe advise, provide assistance and draft documents with respect to particular corporate matters – incorporation, changes in circumstances, company transformation, liquidation, bankruptcy of companies; conclusion, performance, amendment, termination of commercial transactions, etc.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • Incorporation and registration of companies
  • Changes in circumstances of companies – preparation of minutes of meetings of the managing bodies, amendments to the incorporation acts, preparation of corporate documents relating to the annual financial reports, appointment and dismissal of company representatives, as well as registration of the respective changes in the Commercial Register at the Registry Agency, etc.
  • Transactions for transfer of company shares – assistance in negotiations and drafting respective contracts and other necessary documents
  • Due Diligence (investigation of the current status of companies and their activities from material and legal point of view)
  • Company transformation – merger, consolidation, division, separation, change of legal form
  • Liquidation of companies; bankruptcy
  • Commercial transactions – assistance in negotiations; preparation / amendment / termination of contracts and unilateral transactions; performance / default of contracts and unilateral transactions
  • Preparation and amendment of documents related to the activities of companies (statement of findings, notices, invitations, powers of attorney, etc.)

LABOUR LAW

We provide legal advice, prepare all necessary documents and provide assistance with any and all issues, regulating labour relations between the employer and the employees in the company, including preparation of internal acts of the employer (internal labour rules, code of ethics, etc.) taking into consideration the specifics of the business activity of the respective company.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • Preparation, amendment and termination of labour agreements
  • Preparation of collective agreements and negotiations with trade unions
  • Restructuring and changes in the organisation of the work force
  • Cut of staff and mass dismissals
  • Disciplinary responsibility of employees; disciplinary proceedings
  • Material liability of employees
  • Responsibilities of the employer to the employed individuals in relation to: provision of healthy and safe working conditions; insurance of employees; protection against dismissal; working hours; overtime; occupational rehabilitation; posting of employees; remuneration and payroll systems; etc.
  • Providing temporary work –drafting labour agreements with the temporary-work agency; preparation of contracts between the temporary-work agency and the user undertaking within the meaning of the Labour Code
  • Providing advice to employers and employees with regard to settling the stay and work status of foreigners employed and working in the Republic of Bulgaria
  • Advice on any labour law issues related to the protection of personal data
  • Legal representation in labour court cases

TRANSPORT

We provide legal advice and draft documents in the field of road, rail, air and water transport, both in terms of passenger and freight transportation.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • Any and all regulatory issues and full covering of the statutory requirements on the passenger and/or freight transport
  • Acquisition of the necessary licenses and permissions
  • Any and all transport issues with an international element
  • Drafting and amending General Terms and Conditions; performing an assessment for compliance of General Terms and Conditions with the legislation in force
  • Participation in procedures under the Public Procurement Act / Concessions Act in the field of transport
  • Conclusion of all types of contracts in the field of transport, including contracts with public bodies, framework agreements, etc.
  • Liability of carriers; passenger claims against carriers
  • Rights of passengers in the event of denied boarding or cancellation / long delay of flights

ENERGY SECTOR

We provide consultations and draft documents for clients with activity in the energy sector, including, but not limited to assessment for compliance of energy projects with the applicable legislative requirements; receiving licences; concluding and performing contracts; appealing administrative acts, etc.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • All kinds of regulatory matters and full compliance with the legislative requirements
  • Receiving licences for trading with electricity
  • Analysis of the legal risk for projects for electric power stations with renewable energy sources, including wind power plants, photovoltaic power plants and water power plants
  • Acquisition of electric power stations and energy projects: preparation of analysis of the project's condition (due diligence), negotiations, drafting sales contracts (on the buyer's or on the seller's part) and preparing all other necessary documents for the transfer
  • Negotiating and drafting contracts for building electric power stations and contracts for exploitation and maintenance
  • Appealing administrative acts before the competent administrative bodies and courts

IN AND OUT-OF COURT DISPUTE RESOLUTION

In case of aroused civil, commercial and/or labour disputes, we can provide mediation, as well as legal representation in proceedings before court or arbitration.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • Out-of-court dispute resolution, such as (among all) mediation (including trans-border mediation)
  • Legal representation in civil, labour, and commercial disputes – enforcement order proceedings and litigation
  • Legal representation in arbitration proceedings, including ones before the Arbitration Court at the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

IT and TELECOMMUNICATIONS

We provide legal advice and draft documents in the fields of IT and telecommunications, e-commerce, as well as with regard to the related intellectual property rights (copyright, patents, etc.).

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • All regulatory issues and covering all legal requirements
  • Acquisition of the necessary licenses and permissions
  • Preliminary negotiations and/or renegotiations
  • Participation in procedures under the Public Procurement Act and conclusion of contracts in the field of IT and telecommunication services, including public procurement contracts, framework agreements, etc.
  • Performance / default of contracts for deliveries / services in the field of IT and telecommunications (creating system and application software; construction, connection and use of networks and equipment, etc.)
  • Regulation on electronic statements and documents; e-signature
  • Protection of personal data

CONTRACTS

We provide consultations and draft documents concerning negotiations; conclusion, performance, default, amendment, and termination of civil and commercial transactions (all types of contracts, including those where a public contracting authority is a party to the contract, as well as unilateral transactions); establishment, amendment and termination of collateral in civil and commercial transactions, etc., amendment and termination of collateral in civil and commercial transactions, etc.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • Preliminary negotiations and/or renegotiations of transactions’terms and conditions; participation in negotiations; preparation of preliminary contracts
  • Preparation and amendment of all types of commercial contracts including, but not limited to: contracts for supply of goods and/or services, cession contracts, contracts for intermediation, confidentiality agreements, construction contracts, etc.
  • Preparation and amendment of any and all documents, regulating civil relations (including lease agreements, loan agreements, work delivery contract, etc.)
  • Review and revision of contracts to be adapted to the Bulgarian and European legislation
  • Performance / default of contractual obligations – providing legal advice, analysis and assistance in negotiations for an out-of-court resolution of disputes; mediation; undertaking all necessary actions to protect the client’s rights in court; preparation of all necessary documents in this regard (notices, notary invitations, agreements, applications, etc.)

REAL ESTATE

We provide consultations and draft documents in connection with examining the legal status of real estateand property rights over them; acquisition and transfer of ownership regarding real estate; establishment, amendment and termination of limited rights on real estate; as well as in relation to any other types of transactions, having real estate as a subject.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • Performing all kinds of check-ups in the Property Register with the Registry Agency, Geodesy, Cartography and Cadastre Agency, municipal administrations, etc.
  • Acquisition of real estate, preparation of preliminary and final contracts for purchase of real estate, as well as preparation of any and all other types of contracts on transfer of ownership (exchange, donation, etc.)
  • Preparation of all kinds of other contracts regarding real estate (leasing contracts, contracts for real estate management, etc.)
  • Performing legal and financial analysis in connection with acquisition and transfer of real estate, and detailed examination of the ownership
  • Performing legal and financial analysis in connection with establishment, acquisition and transfer of limited rights on real estate (rights on construction, rights on use, easements, etc.) and detailed examination of the respective rights
  • Advising on all aspects of financing and real estate investment, management and following sales
  • Structuring a portfolio of real estate acquired for investment purposes
  • Preparation of construction contracts(including contracts under FIDIC terms and conditions, contracts for construction of infrastructure projects); providing advice on legal and regulatory issues concerning construction and structural planning
  • Assistance and representation before state and municipal bodies

PROJECTS AND PUBLIC PROCUREMENTS

We provide consultations and draft documents in the field of public procurements, concessions, tenders and contests on all stages – preparing and submitting documents for participation in the respective procedures; performing analysis of the draft contract; consulting in concluding contracts; legal assisting in contestation of procedure's results, etc.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • Assistance to contracting authorities in preparing the documentation for public procurement (including the methodology for determining the complex assessment, templates of documents and draft of a contract)
  • Assistance to candidates/participants in preparing and submitting the documents which are necessary for participation
  • Assistance in preparing inquiries for clarifications to the contracting authority
  • Analysis of drafts of contracts and assistance on matters related to the performance of public procurement contracts/ concession contracts
  • Undertaking in and out-of-court actions in relation to a default under a public procurement contract / concession contract
  • Appealing unlawful acts of contracting authorities; appealing decisions of the Commission for Protection of Competition
  • Preparing / amending documents for participation in tenders, contests, etc. in accordance with the legislation in force and the respective requirements of the contracting authority
  • Performing analysis, researching best practices and advising in relation to participation in projects under programs financed by the European Structural and Investment Funds /ESIF/

PROTECTION AGAINST DEBTORS IN DEFAULT

We provide consultations and assistance in relation to performance of obligations of debtors in default.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • Drafting documents (notices, voluntary payment invitations, notary invitations, etc.) in order to achieve voluntary performance by the debtor
  • Negotiations and renegotiations; mediation; drafting agreements for voluntary performance
  • Taking actions against debtors in default before the court (enforcement order proceedings and/or litigation) and representation in initiated proceedings, including such against debtors outside Republic of Bulgaria

TAX LAW AND ACCOUNTANCY

We provide consultations and draft documents in the field of tax law, including such related to avoidance of double taxation, tax registration, defence and representation in inspection proceedings, etc.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • Preparation of documents for applying Avoidance of Double Taxation Agreements 
  • Registrations under the Value Added Tax Act
  • Preparation of tax declarations of individuals and legal entities
  • Providing an opinion regarding inspection reports and orders, as well as preparation of objections and appeals under the Tax and Social Insurance Procedure Code
  • Operational accounting and preparation of financial reports in accordance with the International Accounting Standards or the National Standards for Financial Reports of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises
  • Preparation of paysheets and employment records
  • Observing and providing an opinion regarding credibility of accountancy records and financial reports
  • Assistance in the selection of auditor and assistance during audit

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Full set of services in the sphere of intellectual property, copyright and related rights, industrial designs, inventions, utility models and domains.

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We provide legal services in relation to:

  • Providing protection of copyright and related rights, including copyright on computer programs, databases, graphic designs, music and other works protected by law
  • Providing protection of trade marks, industrial designs, inventions, utility models and domains
  • Providing registration of trade marks and industrial designs within the Bulgarian Patent Office (BPO), European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
  • Preparation, amendment, termination, performance and default of contracts for creating and/or use of works of intellectual property
  • Representation before the competent state bodies, the organizations for collective management, etc.


Maria DanailovaChambersMaria Danailova
Partner
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Kaloyan TodorovChambersKaloyan Todorov
Partner
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Aneta SarafovaAneta Sarafova
Legal Advisor
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Petar MilevPetar Milev
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Ivaylo DanailovIvaylo Danailov
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Boris KrastevichBoris Krastevich
Lawyer
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Dragomir RadoytsevDragomir Radoytsev
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ADDRESS

Sofia 1407, blvd. "Nikola Y. Vaptsarov " 53A
East Park Trade Centre

 

 

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