Ákos Kovách > Partos & Noblet in co-operation with Hogan Lovells International LLP > Budapest, Hungary > Lawyer Profile

Partos & Noblet in co-operation with Hogan Lovells International LLP
GERBEAUD HOUSE
VÖRÖSMARTY TÉR 7/8
1051 BUDAPEST
Hungary

Work Department

Antitrust & Competition

Position

Counsel

Career

As a counsel in the Budapest office, Ákos Kovách is renowned for competition law in Hungary. He concentrates on merger control cases, cartel proceedings, and antitrust matters. His practice includes advising and representing clients throughout various proceedings initiated by the Hungarian Competition Authority and advising on the implementation of competition compliance programmes. He also advises on merger and acquisition matters and European Union regulatory issues.

Ákos is regularly ranked as a leading individual by legal directories describing him as “prepared and very thorough,” and he “understands the ethos and approach of his clients,” having “comprehensive legal knowledge,” “good communication skills,” and “clear advice.” Ákos is a qualified lawyer in both Hungary and France. He was appointed as a foreign trade adviser for France in 2013.

Languages

Hungarian, English, French

Memberships

Budapest Bar Association, Paris Bar Association

Education

ELTE University Budapest, Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3

Lawyer Rankings

Hungary > Competition

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Ákos KováchPartos & Noblet in co-operation with Hogan Lovells International LLP

Akos Kovách is the lead partner at Partos & Noblet in co-operation with Hogan Lovells International LLP, which is known for its strengths in merger control cases, having recently advised DIGI (a leading Central European telecom player) on merger control proceedings before the Hungarian Competition Authority over its acquisition of Invitel’s residential business. The firm also works in cooperation with the Hogan Lovells International LLP network to receive cross-border instructions on various aspects of EU competition law.