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Ivan Todorov

Georgiev, Todorov & Co - Sofia

Ivan Todorov - Georgiev, Todorov & Co
  • 27 Parchevich Street
  • Sofia, Sofia City, Bulgaria
  • 1000

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Main Areas of Law

Administrative Law and Appeals, Privatization, Banking, Mergers and Acquisitions

Career

Ivan Todorov is the founder and managing partner of Georgiev, Todorov & Co. - one of the first law firms to be established in Bulgaria.

Mr. Todorov holds a PhD in Administrative Law. Since 2010 he is a professor in Administrative Law and Administrative Proceedings.

He has extensive expertise in administrative matters, corporate and banking law, privatization, M&A transactions and litigation.

Prof. Todorov has led some of the most significant administrative procedures in Bulgaria and the lawsuits following them, such as the privatization of the Bulgarian Maritime Fleet, the Bulgarian Telecommunication Company, the licensing of the second and the third GSM operators, the national license of Nova Television, the concessions of Varna Airport and Burgas Airport, the privatization of Boyana Film (the only Bulgarian film studio), legal proceedings of Microsoft and Mitsui before the Commission on Protection of Competition), etc.

Professional Memberships

He was a national consultant in a working group of the UN for institutional and structural reforms in the judicial system in Bulgaria. He participates as a member and rapporteur in the commission for drafting of the Administrative Procedure Code and also as a national expert in the UN program for administrative modernization of Central and Eastern Europe. For two mandates he was a member of the board of directors of the largest law firm in Europe - Eversheds.

2008 – present – founder and member of the Bulgarian Association for European Law

2010- present – founder and member of the Board of Directors of the Bulgarian Juridical Association

Languages Spoken

He is fluent in English and his native Bulgarian.

Publications

Prof. Todorov has made an outstanding contribution in the field of law in Bulgaria. He lectures in law faculties of universities such as South-West University “Neofit Rilski”, Blagoevgrad, The University of Library Studies and Information Technologies and Plovdiv University “Paisiy Hilendarski”.

He has held a position of a research associate at the Institute for Legal Studies with the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences regarding the development of Administrative Law and Administrative Process.
Regarding his academic work a list can be found below:

Prof. Dr. Todorov Ivan, Medical Law, 2016, second revised edition, Prof. Dr. Darina Zinovieva - Scholastic editor
Prof. Dr. Lazarov Kino, Prof. Dr. Todorov Ivan, Administrative contract after its implementation in Administrative Procedural Code - article in Administrative Justice Magazine, year XIX, Issue 3/2016
Prof. Dr. Todorov Ivan, Medical Law, 2016, second revised edition, Prof. Dr. Darina Zinovieva - Scholastic editor
Prof. Dr. Lazarov Kino, Prof. Dr. Todorov Ivan, Administrative contract after its implementation in Administrative Procedural Code - article in Administrative Justice Magazine, year XIX, Issue 3/2016
Prof. Dr. Lazarov Kino, Prof. Dr. Todorov Ivan., Administrative proceedings, 2015- 4th amended and supplemented edition, Ciela - Chapter Two, Chapter Three, Chapter Four, Chapter Five, Chapter Six, Chapter Seven, Chapter Eight, Chapter Eleven, Chapter Seventeen, Chapter Twenty Two, Chapter Twenty Three, Chapter Thirty Four, Chapter Thirty Five
Prof. Dr. Todorov Ivan., Monograph “Interaction between the European and the Bulgarian Administrative Law” - second revised and expanded edition, 2012, Ciela, co-author
Todorov I., Correlation of the European Administrative Law with the Bulgarian Administrative Law after entering into force of the Lisbon Treaty, 2010
Lazarov K., Todorov I. Administrative proceedings
Todorov I., Baltadjieva R. Interaction Between the European and the Bulgarian Administrative Law
Lazarov K., Todorov I. Administrative proceedings, 2009, Ciela – Chapter Two, Chapter Three, Chapter Four, Chapter Five, Chapter Six, Chapter Seven, Chapter Eight, Chapter Eleven, Chapter Seventeen, Chapter Twenty Two, Chapter Twenty Three, Chapter Thirty Four, Chapter Thirty Five
Todorov I. Monograph “Interaction between the European and the Bulgarian Administrative Law” – 2008, Ciela, Chapter One, Chapter Two, Chapter Three, Chapter Four, Chapter five, Chapter Six
Todorov I. The individual administrative act on Administrative Procedural Code – 2007, Ciela – translated into English and Russian
Todorov I. Code of Administrative Procedure Commentary –, together with Konstantin Penchev, Chief Judge at the Supreme Administrative Court, Georgi Angelov – judge at the Supreme Administrative Court, Bogdan Yordanov – Doctor in Law. - 2006
Todorov I. Issuing individual administrative acts - 2004
La Cour Constitutionelle de la Republique de Bulgarie, In: “La democratie constitutionelle en Europe centrale et orientale”, Bruylant, Bruxlles, 1998;
Todorov, I., Profit Tax, 1997, Ciela, member of the writing team and reviewer
Todorov, I., Value Added Tax, 1996, Ciela, member of the writing team and managing editor
Todorov, I., Issuance of the Individual Administrative Acts, Sofia, 1995;
Todorov, I., Value Added Tax, 1994, Ciela, member of the writing team and managing editor;