Bogdan Evtimov is a partner in Dentons` Brussels office. He has worked extensively in trade and WTO law in leading global and EU practices in Brussels since 2001. Bogdan is recognised as one of the leading trade lawyers in the EU and worldwide (Chambers, Legal500, Who`s Who Legal, etc.). He has specific knowledge and expertise in the interface between competition and trade laws. Bogdan is admitted in Sofia, Bulgaria and is a seasoned EU litigator. Bogdan has gained substantial experience in high-profile trade cases and regularly represents applicants before the European Courts in Luxembourg. In particular, Bogdan has achieved an interpretative judgment that prevented a major overturn of case law on access to justice in trade cases, and regularly handles several pending trade cases, including appeals before the Grand Chamber of the EU Court of Justice. Bogdan has gained deep knowledge of the WTO agreements through extensive involvement over a number of years in the context of WTO accession negotiations.