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Hungary

Banking, finance and capital markets
Banking, finance and capital markets - ranked: tier 3

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm is regularly instructed by lender and borrower clients on cross-border transactions. It acted as Hungarian legal advisers to Bank of Ireland/NAMA (National Asset Management Agency) on a €110m loan transaction for multinational borrowers based in Ireland. Of counsel Ferenc Lénárt heads the team, which also includes Gábor Damjanovic.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 2

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm is noted for its cross-border M&A expertise and it is particularly experienced in transactions across the pharmaceutical, TMT, energy, gaming and betting sectors. Agrokor Group, United Molasses Group, Advent International and Pacific Drilling are clients. Zoltán Forgó and Gábor Damjanovic head the team, which includes recently promoted partner Ákos Balázs.

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 3

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm advises on merger control matters, restrictive agreements, cartel procedures and unfair trade issues. Unipetrol is a key client. Team head Zoltán Forgó and Zsófia Füzi are recommended.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm regularly handles complex cross-border litigation and arbitration cases. It successfully represented Eurovegas Group in a €4.2m arbitration brought under ICC rules by the Hungarian state. Gábor Damjanovic, who heads the team, and Zoltán Forgó are the key contacts.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 1

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm handles a range of contentious, non-contentious, regulatory and transactional mandates for Hungarian and international clients such as Ikea Group, Geico Taikisha Group, Tetra Pak and China Telecom. Team head Gábor Damjanovic and recently promoted partner Ákos Balázs are key contacts.

Leading individuals

Gábor Damjanovic - Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm is regularly involved in cross-border IP issues; it handles a range of commercial matters as well as disputes. The group assists Nangenex with patent and data protection issues. Viktor Vasi heads the department.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 3

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm provided pre-litigation advice to Nafta Gas Trading in relation to a gas sale contract and is assisting Pacific Drilling with a cross-border merger. Team head Zoltán Forgó and Gábor Damjanovic are the key contacts.

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 4

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm advised Bank of Ireland, as mortgagee, and Nama on a transaction aimed at the sale of a Hungarian SPV holding two adjacent pieces of land for commercial development. Longrent is also a key client. Gábor Damjanovic heads the team and Zoltán Forgó is also noted.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 3

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm

Forgó, Damjanovic & Partners Law Firm is often engaged in TMT sector transactions and the team is also recommended for its experience in advising on gambling sector matters. Nielsen Corporation, Advent International and Novell Hungary are among its clients. Team head Viktor Vasi is noted, as are Zoltán Forgó and Gábor Damjanovic.

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