Dr Eszter Kamocsay-Berta > KCG Partners Law Firm > Budapest, Hungary > Lawyer Profile

KCG Partners Law Firm
SZÉCHENYI RAKPART 8
1054 BUDAPEST
Hungary

Work Department

Projects & Energy, Real Estate, Tax

Position

Partner – A recognized expert in restructuring, construction and energy matters, Eszter has over 15 years of top tier experience in M&A, dispute resolution, employment and tax law. She advises multinationals and their local subsidiaries, representing clients from the oil and gas, renewable energy, construction, financial, chemical, pharmaceutical and automotive industries.

Career

A qualified attorney at law licensed to practice in Hungary, Eszter previously worked as a senior associate at prestigious law office Köves Clifford Chance, and is a former partner at Gide Loyrette Nouel. Latterly a founder and the Managing Partner at KCG Partners, where she leads a professional, cohesive team of high-performance lawyers.

Languages

Hungarian, English and German.

Memberships

International Bar Association (IBA); Budapest Bar Association; American Chamber of Commerce in Hungary; French Chamber of Commerce in Hungary; International Nuclear Law Association.

Education

Vienna University of Economics & Business, International Tax LL.M. Vienna, Austria (2009-2011); Pázmány Péter University, Faculty of Law & Political Sciences (JD). Budapest, Hungary (1995-2000); Eötvös Lóránd University, Sociology and Media Studies (M.A.). Budapest, Hungary (1993-1998); University of Stirling, Scotland, UK, Sociology and Media Studies (1997); Carl-Bosch-Gymnasium, Ludwigshafen, Germany, Abitur (1993)

Lawyer Rankings

Hungary > Commercial, corporate and M&A

KCG Partners Law Firm is regularly instructed on cross-border M&A and complex corporate restructurings. Managing partner Eszter Kamocsay-Berta and Gabriella Gálik lead the department.

Hungary > Projects and energy

The ‘professional, quick, thorough and well-structured’ team at KCG Partners Law Firm advises on industrial developments such as greenfield investments and infrastructure projects. It assisted Lego with the development of a €354m toy manufacturing plant in Hungary. Managing partner Eszter Kamocsay-Berta and Gabriella Gálik lead the team.

Hungary > Real estate and construction

The ‘practical’ team at KCG Partners Law Firm places ‘a strong emphasis on understanding the business needs of its clients’ and is experienced in industrial developments and construction mandates. Lego is a key client. Managing partner Eszter Kamocsay-Berta and Gabriella Gálik, who is ‘very strong in construction law and industrial real estate developments’, lead the team.

Hungary > Tax

The ‘proactive’ team at KCG Partners Law Firm is instructed on the tax aspects of infrastructure projects and restructurings. It also advises on the tax implications of employee transfers and share schemes. Lego and Ipsen Pharma are clients. Managing partner Eszter Kamocsay-Berta and Gabriella Gálik, who is ‘enthusiastic’ and ‘comes up with solutions that are beneficial to the client’, lead the team.