Aceris Law’s Bulgaria Arbitration Lawyers Desk is a dedicated team of lawyers at Aceris Law, a specialised international arbitration law firm, which accompanies clients involved in arbitrations concerning Bulgaria, i.e., where Bulgarian law applies, a contract is executed in Bulgaria, the dispute is brought by or against a party in Bulgaria, or the Bulgarian State or a Bulgarian State entity is involved.
Aceris Law’s Harvard, Oxford and Sorbonne trained lawyers are admitted to bars of Western Europe, Eastern Europe and North America and have significant prior experience dealing with commercial, construction and investment treaty arbitrations under the ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA, SCC, SIAC, ICDR, VIAC and other arbitration rules, many of which have concerned Bulgaria and neighbouring States.
We maintain permanent access to offices in Sofia to meet and work with clients, although our home office is in Geneva, Switzerland, and we are always accessible to clients, regardless of their location, by videoconference. Our Bulgaria Arbitration Lawyers Desk also has access to Bulgarian jurisprudence and doctrine, while speaking French, Russian, German and English.
Our Bulgaria Arbitration Lawyers Desk maintains ties to domestic Bulgarian lawyers, who are involved depending on the specific needs of a given arbitration. This ensures that our clients obtain the best arbitration legal representation while also maintaining cost-effectiveness for arbitrations involving Bulgaria.
William Kirtley, the founder of Aceris Law, is an American and French national, admitted at the New York Bar and Washington Bar and a former member of Paris Bar, with fifteen years of experience in the field of international arbitration. Nina A Jankovic, associate at Aceris Law is Serbian, registered at the Belgrade Bar, and is fluent in English, German and Serbo-Croatian.
We have significant prior experience with arbitrations involving Southeastern Europe. For example, Aceris Law’s Bulgaria Arbitration Lawyers Desk represented a Respondent in an ICC arbitration concerning the construction and development of a large shopping centre in Southeastern Europe and represented a client from in Southeastern Europe in an investment dispute concerning the food industry. We also have represented a Southeastern European client in negotiations with its Swiss counterpart regarding the termination of a distribution agreement.
By having a dedicated team for arbitrations concerning Bulgaria, Aceris Law ensures that the arbitrations involving Bulgaria are handled efficiently and cost-effectively, making the best use of our arbitration lawyers’ know-how as well as linguistic and cultural skills.
To learn more about Aceris’ Bulgaria Arbitration Lawyers Desk, please do not hesitate to contact us.