Nevena Bekyarova

Senior Associate

With a Мaster's Degree from Sofia University, two specialties both in International Law and Law and Enforcement, Nevena is a valuable addition to our broad business law practices.

Nevena joined NBLO’s team full time in 2013. Her main practice areas include Private Clients, Immigration and Private Companies among others and she works extensively with HNWIs to advise them on their immigration status and on the relocation of their family members and on EU family reunification. Her geographic outreach includes clients from the CIS to Hong Kong, Canada and Singapore.

In addition, she advises on the expansion/setting up of their business in Bulgaria, on the option to set up trade representation in Bulgaria of business overseas and startup projects to help clients lay the groundwork for a coordinated and truly global approach.

Nevena has participated in a number of events in the area of immigration and nationality law, wealth management and luxury real estate, including in the capacity of a speaker and is a member of the Investment Migration Council, which is the worldwide association for investor immigration and citizenship by investment.

Nevena is fluent in Bulgarian and English, with an understanding of the Russian language.

Qualifications: Sofia University

Languages Spoken: Bulgarian, English and Russian

Office Location: Sofia

Member of: Investment Migration Council

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  • Bulgaria Revamps Its R/CBI Program: New Investment Options, Faster Processing

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  • EU Citizenship by Investment and Residence by Investment in Bulgaria

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  • The Trade Representation Office (“TRO”) option as a way to reside in Bulgaria

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  • How are administrative services delivered in Bulgaria during the Coronavirus outbreak?

    Bulgaria declared a state of emergency on Friday 13th March, giving the government extraordinary powers. Approved in a parliamentary vote, the month-long measure (effective until 13 April 2020) should allow the Bulgarian Government to dedicate more resources to fighting the pandemic in Bulgaria. How are Government services delivered during this time? The public administration remains […]

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