We may need the services provided by property lawyers in Sofia and Bulgaria in cases when we have issues related to our rights and obligations as future or current owners or joint owners of movable property or real estate (apartment, car, etc.).
It is advisable to seek the assistance of property lawyers before proceeding with the purchase of a home; when buying a future estate; when we want to enter into a preliminary contract for the purchase of a real estate; on violation of property rights or the right of possession; in property disputes with co-heirs or with a former partner; when removing an illegally established right of way for gas networks in our property; when concluding and contesting contracts for endowment; when transferring real estate in exchange for support and care obligation, etc.
‘Sylvia Petkova’ Law Firm also has specialists practicing as construction law attorneys. In this field we assist our clients in problems related to spatial planning, approval of investment projects, assistance in obtaining a building permit, as well as appeals against refusal to issue a building permit, etc.
The right to property, which is regulated by the Property Act, is an absolute subjective right and its inviolability is protected by both civil and criminal law. Any legal subject (natural or legal person) may freely use, possess and dispose of its own property, no matter movable or immovable, as well as acquire such property.
‘Sylvia Petkova’ Law Firm offers the following services in the field of property law:
‘Sylvia Petkova’ Law Firm has a team of young, ambitious and at the same time experienced specialists, who work in compliance with the principles of trust, loyalty, erudition and individual attention towards each client. We use all legal means to protect the rights and interests of our clients to the fullest extent.
We have extensive experience in successful provision of legal assistance and defending the rights and interests of our clients against institutional arbitrariness, including police arbitrariness, most often carried out by conducting unlawful searches, seizures, successive roadside inspections and imposing unwarranted administrative penalties in violation of legal rules.
‘Sylvia Petkova’ Law Firm is a leading law office, which provides specialized and high-quality legal defense against all types of unlawful imprisonment, including unlawful quarantine. We are among the few specialized law firms in the country that provide comprehensive legal services in the protection of human rights before the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg. Our specialists have worked on many landmark cases of serious public interest, including the unlawful detention of peaceful protesters, the unlawful quarantine of foreign arrivals and claims for monetary compensation for such actions.
Our team has consistently successfully defended the interests of debtors in court and enforcement proceedings, as well as employees in landmark cases involving unlawful dismissals, including during the declared state of emergency. We defend our clients in all other areas of law: family and inheritance law, contract law, commercial law, consumer protection and data protection, etc.