Ms Boteva is one of the founding partners at Sabev and Partners Law Firm (since 1998). She is attorney-at-law practising mainly in the fields of mergers and acquisitions, project finance, privatisation and concessions, public procurements, international commercial arbitration, mediation, international taxation.
In the field of public procurements, she has been engaged in advising contracting authorities upon the preparation and conducting of public procurement procedures, or bidders in relation to preparation and submission of offers, as well as on drafting appeals and providing legal representation before the Commission for Protection of Competition and the Supreme Administrative Court in relation to such procedures. Ms Boteva was also a team lead in the implementation of advisory services engagements assigned by the Bulgarian Public Procurement Agency in 2015 and 2016.
Ms Boteva’s professional records include work as legal adviser at Barents Group (Europe) Branch Bulgaria (later renamed and being part of BearingPoint Inc, USA) (1996–1998), Expert and head of legal department at the Privatisation Agency of Bulgaria (1993–1996), and in-house lawyer in two Bulgarian commercial companies (1988–1993).
Ms Boteva is member of Sofia Bar Association (admitted since 1999) and of the International Bar Association (since 2001) and is registered as mediator on commercial disputes with the Register of Mediators at the Bulgarian Ministry of Justice (since 2006).