Mariya is a trainee solicitor, who joined the firm in September 2019. She holds a law degree from Queen Mary, University of London and has completed the LPC with Distinction at BPP University in London. She also holds a degree in LLM Commercial Legal Practice with Distinction.

Mariya has gained experience from several leading international law firms. She has worked on two of the Lawyer magazine’s biggest disputes in the UK courts for 2017 and 2019: a £700 million Libor-rigging dispute and a US$1 billion+ claim concerning the sale of one of Ukraine’s largest industrial corporations. She has also previously contributed articles to an online arbitration journal. Her interests focus on commercial litigation, fraud disputes, international arbitration and CIS-related matters. Mariya speaks Bulgarian, English and Russian.