A true professional makes the complex simple

Dear readers,

To say we are living in uncertain times is a massive understatement.

We are witnessing an environment where economic challenges are escalating more than ever. Being able to respond well requires demonstrating resilience and improvisational ability.

That’s why I try to make my conversation with you an open dialogue. I see that competency, attention to detail and professionalism always come first with you. You are recognizing yourself in those who can better understand your needs. Trust and integrity are essential.

I provide tailored and plain legal advice with a great deal of attention. It is no longer enough just to get the job done – dedication in finding new business solutions is inevitable. Such qualities become still more important in today’s ever-changing world and they can shape your success.

I have firm belief in one thing – strong characters make for strong partnerships.

Yours faithfully,
Emil Lukaev

Emil Lukaev

Emil Lukaev

Corporate, Real Estate & Regulatory Affairs lawyer with over 12 years’ experience.
As part of two of Bulgaria’s top law firms, previous experience includes advising multinational companies on a variety of M&A deals, investment projects and real estate transactions.

Previous experience

» Senior Associate at Kinstellar, International law firm (2021 – 2022)
» Attorney-at-law at Trace Group Hold Plc, leading construction company (2020 – 2021)
» Associate at Penkov, Markov & Partners  (2014 – 2019)
» Legal trainee at Penkov, Markov & Partners (2011 – 2014)

Education and memberships

» Doctoral research degree (PhD) in Commercial law at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (2021 – 2024)
» Graduate from King’s College in EU Competition law (PGD, 2015 – 2016)
» Member of Sofia Bar Association (2014)
» Master of Laws degree from Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohrdiski” (LL.M., 2008 – 2013)