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Dentons

ANDRÁSSY ÚT 11, 1061 BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
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Work +36 1 488 5200
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Fax +36 1 488 5299
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Hungary

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 1

Dentons

Dentons handles a mix of domestic transactions and multi-jurisdictional financing transactions. Practice head Gergely Horváth, who is recommended for his ‘excellent client service skills’, was part of a multi-disciplinary team that advised Sas Magyarország Vagyonkezelő on the refinancing of its €51m credit facility provided by Raiffeisen Bank. Other highlights include advising on Invitel its the €202m sale to CEE Equity Partners and a multimillion-euro financing for the construction of a recycling plant. Counsel Gábor Király has particular expertise in fund formation and financial regulatory matters.

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Capital markets
Capital markets - ranked: tier 2

Dentons

Dentons’s team is led by US-qualified Edward Keller whose experience includes advising public and private issuers, underwriters and selling shareholders on equity and debt offerings. Clients include Erste Bank, Invitel and Dana Incorporated.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 1

Dentons

Dentons has core strength in transactions in the private equity space. Rob Irving advised Group Spadel on its €120m acquisition of Devin from Advent International, and Edward Keller advised a number of private equity firms on sales and acquisitions. Anita Horváth is another name to note.

Leading individuals

Edward Keller - Dentons

Rob Irving - Dentons

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 2

Dentons

Jointly led by Tihamér Tóth and Tünde Gönczöl, Dentons’s team has recently advised on merger control matters, cartel cases, and competition compliance audits. Leveraging its impressive global network of offices, a multidisciplinary team is advising CEFC Hainan International on the merger filing procedures in several jurisdictions following the client’s acquisition of a stake in KMG International.

Next generation lawyers

Tünde Gönczöl - Dentons

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 1

Dentons

Dentons’s recent caseload includes handling a high-profile energy arbitration, an arbitration proceeding regarding a breach of contract, white-collar crime investigations, and tax litigation. Milán Kohlrusz and István Réczicza are recommended.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

Dentons

Dentons advises on the labour law aspects of large M&A transactions and also has the capacity to handle contentious matters. Counsel Márton Kertész is the main contact.

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Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 3

Dentons

István Réczicza’s team at Dentons was bolstered by the arrival of counsel Tímea Bana from Siegler Law Office / Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP. Recent instructions include advising on the IP aspects of major transactions, as well as assisting with data protection issues.

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 2

Dentons

At Dentons, the team has core strengths in energy, infrastructure and project finance, and regularly handles cross-border regulatory and transactional mandates. Gergely Horváth advised a bank on a multimillion-euro financing for the construction of a recycling plant, and István Réczicza acted for a multinational utility company on a series of corporate and commercial transactions. Emőke Kovács is also recommended.

Leading individuals

Gergely Horváth - Dentons

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Real estate and construction
Real estate and construction - ranked: tier 1

Dentons

Dentons handles a steady flow of domestic and regional real estate mandates. Highlights included advising CPI Property Group on the acquisition of a portfolio of 11 retail properties from CBRE Global Investors, including six major shopping centres across the CEE region. Judit Kővári heads the practice, which also includes the highly regarded Marcell Szőnyi and of counsel Ádám Kaplonyi.

Leading individuals

Judit Kővári - Dentons

Next generation lawyers

Ádám Kaplonyi - Dentons

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 2

Dentons

Dentons’s team handles a mix of large M&A transactions, telecoms regulatory issues, public procurement and contentious matters. István Réczicza and counsel Tímea Bana, who joined from Siegler Law Office / Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP in 2017, assisted key client Sony Entertainment with music licensing, competition and data protection issues.

Leading individuals

István Réczicza - Dentons

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Legal Developments by:
Dentons

  • Legal aspects of documenting shipping finance transactions in the United Arab Emirates

    The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is strategically placed between Europe and the Far East. The UAE has been ranked among the top 15 maritime nations by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development and the UAE Government is working on plans to transform the shipping industry into one of the country’s major economic sectors.
    - SNR Denton

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