Tihomir has completed his formal legal education at Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski" and is about to attend his state exams. He is an attorney-at-law assistant and a member of the law office's team since August 2020. He carries out a wide range of activities in order to contribute to the efficient and quality work of the lawyers and legal advisors at Gugushev & Partners. Tihomir assists in the preparation of documents relating to civil, commercial and arbitration proceedings, namely in connection with the preparation of statements of claim, legal research, and opinions, contracts, notary invitations, collateral requests, applications for the issuance of a European order for payment. He provides the law office's team with information on key innovations and changes in the Bulgarian legislation, as well as on the practice of the Supreme Courts, monitors the progress of all court cases conducted by representatives of Gugushev & Partners and indicates the necessary assistance in the overall work and presentation of the team. 

Professional experience 

  • Gugushev & Partners Law Office (08/2020 – present)
  • Legal Trainee
  • Sofia Regional Court (10/2018 – 08/2020)
  • Intern
  • Sofia City Court (10/2019 – 02/2020)
  • Intern
  • Notary Margarita Perusanova, reg. No 236 (03/2019 – 02/2020)
  • Legal Trainee
  • Sofia City Administrative Court (10/2018 – 11/2018)
  • Intern
  • Vidin Regional Court (06/2017 – 10/2018)
  • Intern 

Education 

  • Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, Faculty of Law (2015 – present)
  • Master of Laws
  • High School of Mathematics and Natural Sciences Ekzarh Antim I, Vidin (2008 – 2015) 

Certificates

  • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE)
  • Cambridge Advanced Certificate in English (CAE)
  • Goethe-Zertifikat A2: Fit in Deutsch 

Memberships

  • Attorney-at-law assistant at the Sofia Bar Association (09/2020 – present)
  • Teodor Piperkov Law Club (07/2016 – present)

Awards

  • EUROPA Moot Court Competition, Kavala, Greece (03/2018)
    • Fourth place (team award)
  • Bulgarian National Civil and Commercial Law Moot Court Competition, Plovdiv, Bulgaria (04/2019)
    • First place (team award)
  • Bulgarian National Civil and Commercial Law Moot Court Competition, Burgas, Bulgaria (04/2019)
    • First place (team award)
  • Bulgarian National Civil and Commercial Law Moot Court Competition, Sofia, Bulgaria (05/2019)
    • First place (team award)
  • Christian Takoff Foundation Scholarship (10/2019 – 07/2020)
  • Civil Law Achievement Award awarded by prof. Ognian Gerdjikov (10/2019) 

Publications 

Languages 

  • English
  • German