Victoria Penkova

Managing Partner

Victoria Penkova is highly experienced in the field of commercial, corporate matters and M&A. As Managing Partner at Penkova & Partners Law Firm she has an important role when resolving complex issues and choosing the right strategy to resolve a case.  

Victoria Penkova provides consultancy on all corporate matters, conclusion of bank loans, rescheduled receivable agreements, conclusion, termination and alteration of commercial agreements.  

Victoria Penkova is an expert in the field of Real Estate and Construction, as she easily handles complex matters under the FIDIC Conditions of Contracts.  

Victoria Penkova completed different qualifications in practical use of FIDIC Conditions of Contract and practical management of Contract Claims and Resolution of Disputes under FIDIC Conditions of Contract and has long-standing experience and is recommended as a practitioner in the field of Construction law.  

She renders consultations and represents the participants in all phases of construction projects including cooperation during their completion, as well representation in court and arbitration proceedings on disputes.

Victoria Penkova assists and represents different parties in infrastructural project, design and construction of residential, office and commercial complexes and provides full support in urban planning procedures,  appealing of administrative acts related to the construction process, tender procedure during the construction process, conclusion and execution of construction, design and construction supervision contracts.  

Victoria Penkova successfully represents clients in civil, arbitral and administrative cases, with particular experience in the FIDIC Conditions of Contracts and tax disputes.  

Victoria Penkova is a dispute adjudicator at the FIDIC National List at the Bulgarian Association of Consulting Engineers and Architects.  

She is also Co-Founder and Member of the Managing Board of the Bulgarian Society of Construction Law.  

Victoria Penkova is registered industrial property representative with the Bulgarian Patent Office (BPO).  

Victoria Penkova is fluent in English and has a good command of Russian.    

Academic Qualifications

Master of Law, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Faculty of Law, 1989

Professional Qualifications

Brussels, 2008 – training course “The Practical Use of the 1999 FIDIC Conditions of Contract & MDBs’ Harmonized Construction Contract – 2006 Edition”;        

Vienna, 2008 – training course “The Practical Management of Contract Claims and the Resolution of Disputes”

Attorney, Sofia Bar Association  –  1990 –      

Professional Experience

Managing Partner at Penkova & Partners Law Firm 2023 –

Managing Partner at Dyulgerova & Penkova Law Firm 2000 – 2023

Attorney, Sofia Bar Association  –  1990 –