Atanas Slavov- Minister of Justice

Atanas Slavov is a lawyer and a specialist on constitutional law. He made a professional career in law and participatory civil society. He graduated from the Faculty of Law with the University of Sofia “St. Kliment Ohridski”; he did postgraduate studies in constitutional law at the University of Sofia, holds a doctor’s degree from the University of Glasgow and is an associate professor teaching public law at the same university.

Atanas Slavov is involved in civil society with his legal consulting practice. He was a member of the team of the Minister of Justice Hristo Ivanov (2014-2015) as an adviser on constitutional affairs; he contributed to draft the amendments to the Constitution in 2015, to work out the Updated Judicial Reform Strategy and to write dozens of bills. Between 2017 and early 2021 he was a member of the Anti-Corruption Fund team.


Atanas Slavov was an MP (45th, 46th, 47th and 48th National Assembly) as a Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Constitutional Affairs and a member of the Parliamentary Defense Committee.