Ivelina joins the team of Gugushev & Partners Law Office in 2018 as part of the Real Estate and Construction Department. Her extensive professional experience of more than 12 years is gained mainly in the fields of property law, energy law, contract law, labor law, commercial and company law, and tax law. Prior to joining Gugushev & Partners Law Office, she provided a wide range of consultations to individuals and legal entities, including one of the largest private gas distribution companies in Bulgaria, holding licenses for the supply and distribution of natural gas all over the country. She has also participated in the transformation and winding-up proceedings of commercial companies, securities, and equity transactions, as well as also in insolvency proceedings. 

Professional experience

Some of the clients consulted at Gugushev & Partners Law Office:

  • Greenlife JSC – advising Greenlife’ group of companies on the process of establishing a construction right for residential buildings in the city of Sofia
  • Bers Logistics Ltd. – аdvising on the conclusion of lease agreements and contract for management of warehouses, including subsequent revisions in defense of the interests of the client
  • Mindscape Ltd. - part of the team that advises the company on the conclusion of a long-term lease agreement with First Investment Bank AD and preparation of a complete package of documents related to the entry into force and valid performance of the lease
  • Aquarosa Invest JSC - providing a wide range of consultations on a project for a thermal resort “Aqua Rosa” in Mineral Baths of Kazanlak, incl. negotiations and advising on contracts with a hotel operator, as well as on particular parts of the project and on the proposed management contracts for the hotel and residential part of the complex with a leading Augmented Hospitality hotel group
  • Arekel Ltd. - part of the team, that advises the company on the issued building permit and the stages of construction of a building located in Sofia, Vitosha district, Dragalevtsi, including legal assistance regarding the financing of the project by UniCredit Bulbank and fulfillment of the terms of the loan, as well as assistance and comments on preliminary agreements, concluded with purchasers and for preparation of standard contracts with their annexes in order to be used for all transactions
  • ZIZITO BG and ALL FOR KIDS Ltd. - Advising on contracts concluded by the companies in large Trade centers and Malls, participation in negotiations and full assistance until completion of the deals and finalization of the contracts in the protection of clients' interests
  • Linkside Finance - part of the team providing advice regarding removing a special pledge of a commercial company, initial entries and all secondary entries in compliance with the legislative framework
  • APS Holding - part of the team that advises the holding regarding the renewal of collateral concerning outstanding receivables from debtors and carrying out of procedures for renewal and new entries of contractual mortgages into the property registers on the territory of the country
  • STP Properties and Assets Management Ltd. – Advising on preliminary and final contracts and complete realization of projects in the field of construction, real estate, transfers and acquisitions, rental relations, etc.
  • ASAP Ltd. - part of the team that advises the company in the performance of transactions for the acquisition of office premises in business buildings, incl. preparation of documentation and legal analysis for forthcoming acquisition deals, participation in negotiations and full consultation until the final conclusion of the transactions 


  • Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski (2000 - 2005), Master of Laws 


  • International Legal English Certificate (ILEC) 


  • English
  • German