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Moore Legal Kovács > The Legal 500 RankingsMoore Legal Kovács is the result of a strategic alliance that took effect in December 2021 between Hungarian corporate law firm HBK Partners and Moore Hungary, the Hungarian member firm of the global audit and advisory network Moore Global. It advises banks and fund managers on establishing investment funds, as well as handling issuances of securities and bonds, and other equity and debt capital markets transactions. On the banking side, the client portfolio includes private investors, private equity funds and venture funds. Márton Kovács and Dóra Halápi co-head the practice. Katalin Budai, who is the main banking specialist, advises Hungarian lenders and borrowers on bilateral and syndicated loans, project and acquisition financing and restructuring transactions.
Márton Kovács; Dóra Halápi; Katalin Budai
MKB Bank Nyrt.
METIS, Blue Robin Investments
MFB Corporate Investments and Transaction Fund
- Advising TIGÁZ Zrt., Hungary’s largest natural gas distribution company, on issuing unsecured private corporate bonds in accordance with the Hungarian Capital Market Act with a face value of ca. €50m, and the subsequent listing of the bonds at the Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF) platform of the Budapest Stock Exchange.
- Drafted and negotiated the entire set of project financing documents for the lender, MKB Bank Nyrt. on a property financing transaction with a HUF amount equivalent to €21.7m of a hotel development owned by an Israeli real property investment group and located in Budapest and operated by Hilton.
- Advising Vasútvill Kft., Hungary’s largest railway construction company, on issuing unsecured private corporate bonds in accordance with the Hungarian Capital Market Act with a face value of ca. €30 million, and the subsequent listing of the bonds at the Multilateral Trading Facility (MTF) platform of the Budapest Stock Exchange.
Moore Legal Kovács > Firm Profile
HBK Partners is an independent market leader and a law firm focused on providing premium legal advice to Hungarian and international financial institutions, corporations and private investors in the fields of banking and finance, corporate and M&A, and real estate.
Our highly experienced team of professionals are dedicated to fully understanding the business and legal expectations of our local and multinational clients. We have built a talented and customer-friendly team that are committed to providing exceptional legal service.
In our work, we strive to find solutions that comply with international standards, yet are tailor-made to the peculiarities of the Hungarian legal and business environment. For years, several of our colleagues have featured as ranked practitioners and recommended lawyers by the leading legal ranking organizations.
Banking and finance: The firm offers a full spectrum of banking and finance services, particularly specialising in the preparation and negotiation of credit facility agreements, bank financing documentation, specialised collateral structures and agreements and due diligence exercises relating to financing matters, as well as the issuance of legal opinions and registration proceedings. Our team also has outstanding experience negotiating corporate and residential credit facilities, as well as receivables portfolio transfer agreements in both buy and sell-side deals.
Capital markets: Our approach to capital markets applies specialised deal-management processes and a high level of partner involvement, to provide the best investment and financial structuring solutions available in the market. We have extensive experience in transactions relating to investment services and other capital market activities.
Our legal expertise spans from issuances and buyouts, to structured finance and asset finance. We engage in the widespread support of business activities of participants who are active in capital markets, including the preparation of corporate documents, legal work relating to the listing of shares as well as the public and private issuance of securities.
Corporate and M&A: From corporate law to mergers and acquisitions, our team provides the complete range of business legal services with an additional focus on industry-specific issues that are critical to our client’s success. We provide advice on daily corporate issues, as well as advice on corporate compliance and corporate governance, in addition to general corporate advisory.
Litigation and dispute resolution: The firm has a market leading team of dispute resolution and litigation lawyers equipped to handle disputes across all major industry sectors. Our dedicated team continuously advises the largest Hungarian market participants and financial institutions in various litigation and arbitration matters, as well as in other legal disputes.
Real estate: Our multidisciplinary approach allows us to achieve our client’s goals in complicated situations. We provide comprehensive solutions by collaborating with our colleagues that are specialised in areas such as banking and finance, dispute resolution and corporate. Due to our diversified clientele, we are capable of efficiently utilising our specialised real estate experience to the benefit of each one of our clients.
Restructuring and insolvency: Our restructuring and insolvency practice group has outstanding experience, particularly on the creditor side, advising credit institutions and financial enterprises. Our main goal in both domestic and cross-border insolvency matters is to elaborate a solution which is compliant with the enforcement of our client’s claim, always in line with the strict legal regulations.
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