The newest addition to NBLO, Sylvia joined our team in 2020 and she specializes in Intellectual Property Law, Corporate and Commercial Law and Tax Law.

After having studied Law at the University of Heidelberg in Germany, Sylvia pursued her passion for European and International Law and graduated with a Master’s degree in European Law from Maastricht University with an excellent academic record. During her studies, she acquired in-depth knowledge in Intellectual Property Law, Corporate and Commercial Law and Competition Law. She has international experience thanks to living in three different European countries and speaks German and English language fluently.

Qualifications: Maastricht University, University of Heidelberg

Languages Spoken: Bulgarian, German and English

Office Location: Sofia

  • Opening a bank account in Bulgaria in the name of a foreign business or organisation

    In this note, we provide an overview of the requirements an overseas-incorporated business must generally meet to open a bank account in Bulgaria. We restrict our analysis to those organisations or businesses which are structured as companies or corporations in their home jurisdiction. Bulgarian law recognises legal forms originating in other jurisdictions without discriminating in […]

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  • Lawyers’ insights into the NFT market

    Interest in NFTs In March 2021, the market for non-fungible token (NFT) digital assets has been examined with increasing interest prompted by the record-breaking US$ 69 million NFT sale by the artist Mike Winkelmann, known as Beeple. This followed the sale by Top Shot of a collection of NBA videos for US$ 230 million between […]

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  • Food cooked at home and sold via social media in Bulgaria – what you need to know

    “I am passionate about Indian cuisine and want to start a small venture offering home delivery food via Instagram. What should I do to make sure my venture is in line with Bulgarian law?”   Register! Under Bulgarian law, even a small venture of this type is subject to regulation if it can be seen as […]

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  • Bulgarians get more access to live and work in Switzerland

    EU citizens do not require visas or permits to live and work in Switzerland. The 1999 Agreement on the Free Movement of Persons (AFMP) between the EU and Switzerland secures the free movement of “economically active persons” such as employed and self-employed persons and of “economically inactive persons” such as students, investors, retirees etc. After […]

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The Bulgarian and dual-qualified lawyers of New Balkans Law Office are regulated by the respective Bar of their registration. New Balkans Law Office is a brand name of Legal Services EOOD, a company registered under Bulgarian law. Reg’d No. 202331677. Further details are available here.

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