Monika Yaneva – Lawyer


  • Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, Faculty of Law (2013)

Previous Experience:

  • Participation in the course “Trial Techniques”, focused on trial techniques and strategies, court-room skills, procedures and stages of the jury trial in the common law systems, led by Judge Maureen Duffy-Lewis (a judge of the Superior Court of California, County of Los Angeles, USA), organized by the Bulgarian-American Commission for Educational Exchange “Fulbright” and Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” (2009-2010);
  • Intern, “Spassov, Karadjova & Angelova” Law Firm (2011);
  • Intern, “Dimitrov, Petrov & Co.” Law Firm, summer internship program (2011);
  • Intern, Sofia District Court, internship program organized by Sofia District Court and the Bulgarian-American Commission for Educational Exchange “Fulbright” (2011-2012);
  • Intern, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria, Consular Relations Directorate, Legal and Regulatory Affairs, EU and Schengen Department (2012-2013);
  • Intern, Sofia Regional Court, internship program organized by the Bulgarian Judges Association (2013);
  • Legal Adviser, “Kalaidjiev & Georgiev” Law Firm (2013-2015)

At Present:

  • Lawyer, “Kalaidjiev and Georgiev” Law Firm (as of 2015);
  • Consults and organizes the registration of and entry of changes to the batch of clients of the law firm kept by the Commercial Register;
  • Prepares civil and commercial contracts, agreements, etc.;
  • Prepares complaints, written submissions, and appeals in civil, commercial and administrative cases;

Foreign Languages: French, English, Russian

Practice Areas: Commercial Law; Law of contract; Real Estate; Family and Inheritance law ; Litigation and Administrative Procedures