Energy law

The interests of business and the state in the energy market are not always mutually exclusive.

We offer legal consultations in relation to all aspects of energy legislation and renewable energy sources (RES), the main of which are:
– consultations in relation to the introduced European legal norms in national energy law;
– trading of energy and emissions, structuring of ventures, financing of projects, execution of transactions;
– regulatory law;
– conducting proceedings before the competent courts, representation before national and international regulatory authorities (including collective and abuse proceedings), the European Commission and the Court of Justice of the European Union;
– consultations on legal compliance and due diligence analysis of businesses for production and trade of energy from RES and others.

We at Toncheva & Partners have experience in the field of energy law and market that allows us to offer solutions suitable to the individual needs of each client. We provide comprehensive legal services in the field of production and trade in electricity produced from renewable and alternative energy sources.

Law firm “Toncheva and Partners” provides its clients – Bulgarian and foreign companies, professional advices and consultations in the field of energy law:

  • Legal consultations regarding the regulatory framework for carrying out energy business in Bulgaria, including with RES;
  • Licensing procedures and preparation of all necessary documentation;
  • Legal advice in trading in electricity at preferential prices, on the free market and on the balancing market;
  • Assistance to investors in the development, construction and operation of energy facilities;
  • Legal consulting in the acquisition of energy objects, in all stages of the transaction-negotiations, complex legal analyzes and documentation of the transaction;
  • Representation before the Commission for Energy and Water Regulation and other competent authorities;
  • Representation in legal proceedings in connection with the settlement of relations with the National Electric Company and the electricity distribution companies;
  • Successful practice in acquiring solar and wind energy projects through the acquisition of local companies (companies with a special investment purpose) and through real estate transactions;
  • Consultations in the field of regulations and practical issues related to zoning, construction, environment and connection to the network.


“For me, for my partners and colleagues, one thing always remains true about AD “Toncheva and Partners” – the feeling of security, peace of mind, that we are in the right place and will receive the right advice.”

National Board of Tourism

Dr. Polina Karastoyanova, CEO

“Toncheva and Partners JSC has the necessary expertise covering all needs.”

Association AIBEST

Nora Ishkova, CEO

“I was impressed by the depth of the legal research and the comparative analysis they did between the Bulgarian legislation and the European framework for early childhood education and care.”

Foundation for children at risk around the world

Rositsa Bogalinska-Petrova, CEO