Oleg Temnikov is a senior associate in Wolf Theiss’ Sofia office and is part of the dispute resolution, arbitration, regulatory and projects practice groups. He graduated in international economics law from Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and is admitted to the Sofia Bar.
With his in-depth knowledge of the regulatory framework in Bulgaria, Oleg regularly advises domestic and international clients on highly complex and sector-specific matters, with a particular focus on the trade, telecoms and energy sectors. In the field of international arbitration, Oleg has acted for clients in relation to post-M&A disputes, disputes in relation to the development of power plants, disputes in the electricity trading sector and commodities trading disputes. He also has assisted clients in enforcement and set-aside proceedings. Oleg has an extensive experience in representing clients in administrative disputes before Bulgarian courts in relation to appeals against decisions of sectoral regulators, such as the Communications Regulation Commission and the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission. His dispute resolution experience also includes a number of highly complex cross-border disputes and arbitrations, as well as domestic litigation before commercial and civil courts.