Kalina Tchakarova is a partner at Djingov, Gouginski, Kyutchukov & Velichkov (DGKV), where she heads the intellectual property practice and co-heads the employment practice. Her areas of expertise also include contract law, mergers and acquisitions, general corporate law and pharmaceutical regulatory matters.
Kalina has provided expert practical, tailored legal advice to some of DGKV's major international and domestic corporate clients, helping them achieve their management and business goals in a manner consistent with local employment regulations. She has assisted clients with a full range of employment matters including drafting agreements and internal regulations, as well as advising on share option and incentive plans compliance, collective labour agreements, individual and collective dismissals and employment-related litigation. Kalina was involved in the development of the first personnel leasing arrangement in Bulgaria.
Kalina regularly contributes to a number of publications on various aspects of labour and social security laws.