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Wolf Theiss Faludi Erős Ügyvédi Iroda

KÁLVIN TÉR 12-13, KÁLVIN CENTER, 4TH FLOOR, 1085 BUDAPEST, HUNGARY
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Work +36 1 484 8800
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Fax +36 1 484 8825
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www.wolftheiss.com

Hungary

Banking and finance
Banking and finance - ranked: tier 2

Faludi Wolf Theiss

Faludi Wolf Theiss has a broad financing practice, and its recent instructions include advising on acquisition financing, refinancing and the sale of non-performing loans. Zoltán Faludi and Melinda Pelikán are advising Export-Import Bank of China on its loan to the Hungarian state pertaining to the financing of the construction of the Hungarian section of the Budapest-Belgrade railway. János Tóth is another name to note.

Next generation lawyers

Melinda Pelikán - Faludi Wolf Theiss

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

Faludi Wolf Theiss

Leveraging its impressive presence across the CEE region, Faludi Wolf Theiss handles a steady stream of cross-border transactions. 2016 saw János Tóth acting on the Hungarian aspects of Filtration Group’s acquisition of the industrial filtration business of Mahle Group, which covered a number of CEE jurisdictions.

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Competition
Competition - ranked: tier 3

Faludi Wolf Theiss

Faludi Wolf Theiss routinely advises multinational clients on region-wide antitrust compliance and dawn raid issues, where the team works with its network of offices. Other recent work includes representing a construction company in an appeal against a cartel finding by the Hungarian Competition Office. János Tóth is the main contact.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 2

Faludi Wolf Theiss

Faludi Wolf Theiss’ clients include large multinationals and domestic corporates from a wide range of sectors. Recent highlights include representing an energy sector client in a Vienna-based international arbitration and acting for an energy company in two parallel litigation cases concerning alleged breaches of personal data. Counsel Gábor Bárdosi is the main contact.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 2

Faludi Wolf Theiss

Faludi Wolf Theiss regularly works with its network of offices to advise clients on regional employment matters. Key clients include H&M, Himile Group, Türk Telekom and Shell. László Kenyeres heads the team. Senior associate Barnabás Buzási is ‘business-minded and solution-oriented’.

Next generation lawyers

Barnabás Buzási - Faludi Wolf Theiss

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Projects and energy
Projects and energy - ranked: tier 1

Faludi Wolf Theiss

Faludi Wolf Theiss stands out for its ‘outstanding knowledge of the energy sector’ and its track record handling complex energy-related disputes and regulatory matters. Zoltán Faludi, László Kenyeres and counsel Gábor Bárdosi are praised for their ‘results- and client-focused attitude’. Senior associate Norbert Bálint is also a name to note. Gergely Horváth joined Deloitte Legal Erdos and Partners Law Firm in 2017.

Leading individuals

László Kenyeres - Faludi Wolf Theiss

Zoltán Faludi - Faludi Wolf Theiss

Next generation lawyers

Norbert Bálint - Faludi Wolf Theiss

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

Faludi Wolf Theiss

At Faludi Wolf Theiss, János Tóth has ‘up-to-date knowledge of the real estate industry’. The group has recently handled real estate transactions, financing and contentious matters.

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TMT
TMT - ranked: tier 3

Faludi Wolf Theiss

Faludi Wolf Theiss has a strong focus on data protection, cloud computing, telecoms, e-commerce and software issues. János Tóth and Norbert Bálint recently represented ACN Europe and its Hungarian subsidiary in proceedings relating to allegations of unfair market practices.

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Tax
Tax - ranked: tier 2

Faludi Wolf Theiss

Faludi Wolf Theiss’ ‘outstanding’ team is led by ‘responsive’ senior associate János Pásztor whose recent instructions include advising on a series of tax restructurings and assisting with the tax-aspects of M&A transactions. Clients include BASF Hungary, Erste Group Bank and Kathrein Privatbank Aktiengesellschaft.

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Legal Developments by:
Wolf Theiss Rechtsanwalte GmbH & CoKG

  • EU TRANSACTION TAX: ADDITIONAL BURDENS ON BANKS?

    The finance ministers of the European Union met again last week to discuss the plan of introducing a single EU financial transaction tax. According to the plan, a 0.1 percent tax would be levied on bond and capital transactions, while a 0.01 percent tax would be charged on derivatives transactions.
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