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Eversheds Sutherland Enters Bulgaria by Incorporating Tsvetkova Bebov & Partners

Eversheds Sutherland Enters Bulgaria by Incorporating Tsvetkova Bebov & Partners

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Eversheds Sutherland has announced it is combining with Sofia-based "long-standing relationship firm" Tsvetkova Bebov & Partners, as of June 22, 2022.

The TBP team joining Eversheds is led by Irina Tsvetkova, specializing in M&A, commercial, and corporate law, and Nikolay Bebov, specializing in capital markets, banking, financial services, and M&A, and includes Partners Damyan Leshev, specializing in capital markets and banking, and Victoria Tzonkova, specializing in commercial transactions, litigation and dispute resolution, insolvency, and employment law matters, as well as 15 further lawyers.

"The firm is committed to growing across Europe and is now present in 23 countries," Eversheds Sutherland Chair for Europe Ian Gray commented. "We are delighted to be working more closely with the Bulgarian practice which will expand our Central Eastern European presence."

"By joining forces with Eversheds Sutherland, and having the weight of a global brand behind us, we will be able to drive the further growth of our practice across CEE," Eversheds Sutherland Bulgaria Managing Partner Irina Tsvetkova added. "This is a very important step for us. Our people, our clients, and our communities will all benefit from our more visible presence in the market. Our lawyers will be able to further develop their skills and knowledge across multi-jurisdictional sectors, our national and international client base will benefit from inbound and outbound opportunities in new markets, and the feedback from our community is one of huge excitement that Eversheds Sutherland, with its strong global brand and reputation, will be established in Sofia."

Eversheds Sutherland at a Glance

Eversheds Sutherland with offices in Bratislava and Prague and as part of an international network, provides comprehensive legal advice also in foreign jurisdictions.

Our team consists of a total of more than 40 lawyers in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, most of whom have previously worked at major international and local law firms and have extensive experience in particular in the areas of corporate law, including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, real estate, employment law, competition law, litigation and arbitration, energy, infrastructure, as well as environmental and ESG law.

Our advisory services are offered in Slovak, German, Czech and English language. Members of our team include attorneys registered with the Austrian Bar Association. On this basis, and because we are part of Eversheds Sutherland, we are also able to offer extensive legal support on various foreign legal issues.

We listen to our clients, we understand their business and we also understand what they need. So we can always find the best solution for the particular situation. We work quickly, efficiently and take responsibility for our work.

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