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KCG Partners Law Firm
SZÉCHENYI RAKPART 8
1054 BUDAPEST
Hungary

Work Department

Employment / Dispute resolution

Position

Partner – Rita is a highly skilled business lawyer with deep experience in employment, dispute resolution and litigation matters. She advises clients across many aspects of employment law – C-suite hires, terminations, staff re-structuring and internal organizational regulations – and has daily, hands-on involvement in a number of multi-sector corporate restructurings.

Career

Admitted to the Budapest Bar, Rita trained at Clifford Chance LLP in Budapest, Hungary, and at the Research and Development Centre of Orange (France Télécom) in France. She joined the Budapest office of Gide Loyrette Nouel in 2008, and from 2014 is a founding partner at KCG Partners.

Languages

Hungarian, English and French

Memberships

Budapest Bar Association; American Chamber of Commerce in Hungary; French Chamber of Commerce in Hungary; Board member of the Association of the French Government Scholars in Hungary.

Education

University of Paris-Sud XI, Jean Monnet Faculty: Master of Law & Management, Paris, France (2008); Eötvös Loránd University: Faculty of Law (JD), Budapest, Hungary (2007); University of Panthéon-Assas (Paris II), Faculty of Law: French & EU Law, Paris – Budapest (2006); University of Liège, Faculty of law: Erasmus studies, Liège, Belgium (2005).

Lawyer Rankings

Hungary > Dispute resolution

KCG Partners Law Firm is particularly noted for its experience in employment litigation, and it is also active across contract, banking, real estate, trade mark and insolvency disputes. It is defending SNCF in proceedings initiated by the Hungarian State Railway Company concerning a railway accident. Rita Párkányi and Levente Csengery head the team.

Hungary > Employment

KCG Partners Law Firm handles a raft of contentious and non-contentious mandates and is particularly experienced in advising on employee stock ownership plans. The group acts for a number of clients in the financial services sector, and Lego is also a key client. Levente Csengery and Rita Párkányi jointly head the department.