Former Counsel Nina Tsifudina has been promoted to Partner at Kinstellar.
Specializing in M&A, labor law, and TMT, Tsifudina has been with the firm since 2014, having first joined as a Senior Associate. She was promoted to Managing Associate in 2016 and to Counsel in 2021. Between 2011 and 2014 she was an Associate with Wolf Theiss, while in 2010 she was an Associate at DLA Piper. Prior to that, she spent over four years at Varadinov & Co, first as a Legal Trainee from 2005 to 2007, and later as an Associate, from 2008 to 2010.
Infrastructure and real estate lawyer Atanas Mihaylov was appointed as Counsel within the same promotion round.
"I congratulate them on this achievement and thank them for their hard work and contribution to the firm," Kinstellar Managing Partner Patrik Bolf commented. "Both are truly stellar individuals who have consistently demonstrated the highest levels of client service, exceptional skills in winning and managing transactions, dedication, teamwork, and commitment to our values. We look forward to their contribution going forward, and we wish them success in their new leadership roles!"