Stefan GugushevManaging partner
Stefan Gugushev is the Managing Partner at Gugushev & Partners. He graduated with a degree in law from Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” and also holds an international practice diploma in Mergers and Acquisitions and acts as an arbitrator in the International Arbitration Court. He is a Bulgarian-qualified attorney with many years of professional experience in corporate, M&A, energy and tax law. He led many high-profile deals on the Bulgarian market, in particular mergers & acquisitions and energy projects. He is also active in a wide range of bank loan transactions.
Petko Angelov specializes in real estate, intellectual property and tax law. He has a Master’s Degree in Law from Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" and is a member of the Sofia Bar Association. He advises domestic and foreign clients across a wide range of real estate and construction transactions and disputes.
Dimitrinka Metodieva brings to our team solid experience in corporate & commercial law as well as in banking and finance. Dimitrinka obtained her Master’s Degree in Law from Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” and has an international practice diploma in M&A. She acts on acquisitions and corporate restructuring matters, alongside having notable experience in financing projects.
Dafinka Stoycheva is the Head of the Litigation Department at Gugushev & Partners. She graduated with a degree in law from Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” and is admitted to the Sofia Bar Association. Dafinka practices general, corporate and commercial litigation, she has broad experience and has represented a variety of clients before the Bulgarian general and arbitration courts. She is also an arbitrator in the International Arbitration Court.
Victor Gugushev holds a Master's degree in law from Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” and also an LL.M. degree from the Queen Mary University of London. Victor brings to the team a great deal of expertise and experience in corporate & commercial law, finance and banking, tax law and international tax planning. Victor was awarded Best Young Lawyer of the Year for 2016 and 2018 by the National Justice Awards.