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Dr Zoltán Csernus

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VJT & Partners

Work Department

Employment, Corporate, Dispute resolution


Zoltán is a partner at VJT & Partners. He is a committed lawyer who strives for perfection in all aspects of his professional life. Zoltán is the head of VJT & Partners' Employment Law Team. He has extensive experience in labour and employment matters and has advised a number of multinational clients on a wide variety of contentious and non-contentious employment matters. His experience as an employment and labour lawyer covers due diligence, employee transfers in outsourcing and M&A transactions, employment litigation, implementation of foreign employment agreement templates in the Hungarian legal environment, preparing internal HR policies and guidelines, advising on termination matters including mass dismissals but also termination of leading employee and CEO employments. He is also frequently involved in disputes in other jurisdictions with Hungarian legal aspects in which the firm acts in conjunction with local counsel. Zoltán graduated from the Law School of Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest in 2000 and received an LLM from the Central European University, Budapest in 2001. Besides English and Hungarian he is also fluent in both Serbian and Croatian.


Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

VJT & Partners  ‘immediately reacts to issues’. It is regularly instructed on cross-border transactions for clients such as Prohumán Group and Budapest Airport. András Lovretity is ‘very proactive’ and leads the team with managing partner János Tamás Varga, who provides ‘valuable input to strategic business decisions and has a keen eye for detail’. Zoltán Csernus is ‘fast and precise in closing M&A transactions and managing other corporate matters’.

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Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

VJT & Partners regularly represents clients in proceedings before the Data Protection Authority, the Hungarian Competition Office and the Consumer Protection Authority. Employment and insurance disputes are key areas of expertise. Zoltán Csernus heads the team.

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Within: Leading individuals

Zoltán Csernus - VJT & Partners

Within: Employment

The ‘precise and thorough’ team at VJT & Partners handles a raft of contentious and non-contentious employment mandates. NN Insurance is a key client. Practice head Zoltán Csernus has 'an instinctive understanding of business needs’ and his advice is ‘always clear and focused on producing workable solutions within a swift timeframe’. Managing partner János Tamás Varga is also noted.

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