We, at Stoeva, Tchompalov & Znepolski, pride ourselves on constantly giving you the litigation advice you really need. Our litigation team is comprised of skilled trial attorneys who have achieved excellent results for clients in trials, arbitrations and appellate proceedings.
We love trying cases and our opponents know we aren’t afraid to take a case to trial. But trials can be expensive and long-lasting, and we view them as only one tool in the dispute resolution toolkit to be used when an acceptable resolution is unattainable by other means. Where possible, we endeavor to resolve the matter through negotiation or by using available alternatives such as arbitration and mediation.
We are seeking creative and aggressive means to achieve successful results for clients at the earliest possible stage. Our approach to dispute resolution is above all focused on achieving the best possible result for the client taking into account both the outcome achieved and the cost incurred to arrive at that outcome.
We represent clients ranging from large and middle market companies to startups and individuals in trial and appellate courts, administrative agencies and alternative dispute resolution matters.
Our litigation lawyers have been often engaged to represent a variety of clients in complex insurance cases and motor vehicles accident claims. As experts in complex personal injury, property damage, professional liability, insurance fraud, cross-border, and other insurance claims, our team of trial lawyers offers to our clients unsurpassed legal representation.
Our other litigation experience lies in dealing with claims in a wide variety of areas including various appeals of penalties and compulsory measures imposed by the regulators against investment firms, management companies, listed companies, insurers and insurance brokers, and their directors and shareholders, complex corporate and commercial disputes, contracts, negligence, healthcare, procurement and many other areas of the law.
When facing considerable and potentially critical problems, whether in the context of your business or your personal affairs, the key to successful dispute resolution is accurate assessment of the merits of your position, and then the implementation of an effective strategy based on a realistic budget.
When a dispute arises, we have found that our clients prefer an early and objective evaluation that allows them to decide when to litigate and when to explore alternatives to litigation. We promptly provide budgets of anticipated legal fees and costs and we are willing to discuss non-hourly fee arrangements. At each significant stage we explain case options with the goal of listening to our clients’ desires and seeking to achieve them as expeditiously and economically as possible.
Some of the experience of our trial lawyers (including prior to joining Stoeva Tchompalov & Znepolski) comprises:
Under the category “Bulgaria: Dispute resolution” the Legal 500 directory acknowledged for two years in succession (2016 and 2017) our name partner Irina Stoeva and her “profound knowledge of the local and European regulations in the insurance litigation space” *
* At that time Irina was leading the litigation practice of its former law firm Stoeva, Kuyumdjieva & Vitliemov.