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13. 7. 2023
act legal Expands its Global Reach: Welcoming Aston Avocats in France and KDBM Law in Bulgaria

act legal, one of the leading European law firms, is thrilled to announce the addition of two prestigious offices.

As of July 1st, 2023, Aston Avocats in France and KDBM Law in Bulgaria will join act legal, fortifying the act legal’s presence and expertise across Europe. The offices will adopt the act legal brand identity and operate as act Aston Avocats and act KDBM Law respectively. 

With a relentless commitment to delivering exceptional cross-border legal services, act legal expands its footprint to cover 11 countries, currently including Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Romania and Slovakia. By joining forces with Aston Avocats and KDBM Law, act legal cements its position as the go-to firm for seamless and high-quality legal support throughout Europe and worldwide. 

Olivier Sanviti, Founding Partner of Aston Avocats, expressed his enthusiasm about the collaboration, stating, "Becoming part of act legal is an exciting milestone for Aston Avocats. We share a common and entrepreneurial vision and our joining will improve our ability to provide our clients with unmatched legal services." 

Dimitar Kaldamukov, Managing Partner at KDBM Law, emphasized the strategic advantages of act legal, stating, "Joining act legal presents an exceptional opportunity for KDBM Law to extend our reach and offer enhanced legal solutions to our clients. We are honored to become part of act legal and enabling us to provide seamless support to our clients with the backing of a formidable international footprint." 

act legal has established a formidable reputation for its outstanding growth over the last few years, efficient structures, and comprehensive legal support across Europe and worldwide. By leveraging international expertise, strong partner involvement, and in-depth knowledge of local markets, act legal offers clients unparalleled value. The firm embodies its core values of excellence, fairness, efficiency, and a personalized approach, positioning act legal as the premier choice for international legal representation. 

Sven Tischendorf, Managing Partner at act Germany and member of act legal's steering committee, welcomed the new offices, stating, "We extend a warm welcome to act Aston Avocats and act KDBM Law as esteemed additions to the act legal family. Their expertise and dedication to client service perfectly align with our existing offices, further strengthening our position as trusted advisors, in particular to multinational corporations and investors of all kinds." 

Aston Avocats, founded in 2012, brings together a team of agile and innovative lawyers led by Olivier Sanviti, Managing Partner of the firm and qualified lawyer in Paris and Madrid. Their diverse backgrounds from renowned international and local law firms empower act Aston Avocats to handle complex transactions and disputes across various industries with exceptional precision. 

KDBM Law, led by Dimitar Kaldamukov, has consistently demonstrated excellence in delivering top-tier legal services in Bulgaria. The firm's accomplished team is composed of seasoned lawyers with extensive expertise across multiple practice areas. Their track record of success and unwavering commitment to client satisfaction positions act KDBM Law as a trusted advisor to businesses navigating the complexities of the Bulgarian legal landscape. 

Looking forward, act legal remains committed to its strategic growth and expansion into new continental European markets. By continually broadening its reach, act legal aims to provide clients with an extensive network of trusted legal advisors who possess deep local knowledge and global insights. 

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Welcome to the act legal family!