Lyubov is the founder and senior partner at Jones & Stoykov – Bulgarian Lawyers. She has extensive legal experience in Bulgaria, and in the UK.
She is an independent consultant/lawyer providing Bulgarian legal advice and services to international private clients, organisations and local Bulgarian municipalities, which requires an updated knowledge in the transposition of European Acts into Bulgarian legislation and knowledge of UK property, inheritance law, wills and probate.
Languages: Russian (native), Bulgarian (fluent), English (excellent)
Telephone: +44 7958 288 709
2010-CURRENT – Jones and Stoykov Bulgarian Lawyers Ltd – Founder/Senior Partner
Private Bulgarian legal company with an office in Sofia and a permanent contact in London, UK.
Dealing with all areas of Bulgarian civil law, such as conveyancing, property law, contractual law including management and rental/rental income contracts, land issues, developer disputes, litigation, Power of Attorney, court representation, legal advice on investments, Bulgarian company matters, inheritance, wills and probate. Speaking in seminars and on panels relating to the international property market.
2004-2009 – The International Law Partnership LLP, London – Head of Bulgarian Legal Department
Bulgarian Lawyer and Russian Attorney at law. Assisting senior-partner in promoting legal services of the Company at Bulgarian and Russian property market.Trained under requirements of English Law regarding international law practice and on English wills, income tax, capital gain tax, UK/E.U. inheritance laws and taxes, UK money laundering rules, solicitors code of conduct.
1995-2003 – practising as a Bulgarian lawyer (private practice) in Bulgaria
Major Practice Areas: Civil Law, Property Law, Contract Law, Company Law, Tax Law, Finance Law and Russian Law.
1995 – Qualified as a Certified Bulgarian Lawyer and admission to Sofia Bar Association, Bulgaria
1989-1990 – BA in Law & LLM, Sofia University, Law , Bulgaria; achieved a dual qualification using transferable Russian Law academic knowledge and skills gained in a different jurisdiction by completing extra exams
1982-1988 – BA in Law & LLM, Altay University of Law, Russia
Graduated and acquired a dual qualification of BA and LLM in law