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Sándor Szegedi Szent-Ivány Komáromi Eversheds Sutherland
PASARÉTI ÚT 59
1026 BUDAPEST
Hungary

Hungary > Dispute resolution Tier 3

Sándor Szegedi Szent-Ivány Komáromi Eversheds Sutherland focuses on construction disputes, breaches of contract, torts and employment disputes. The practice is led by managing partner Ágnes Szent-Ivány and practice head Péter Sándor, both of whom are panel members of the Court of Arbitration attached to the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Other areas of activity include IP cases, tax litigation, debt collection matters and bankruptcy proceedings. Katalin Varga is active in employment disputes.

Practice head(s):

Péter Sándor; Péter Komáromi

Other key lawyers:

Ágnes Szent-Ivány; Katalin Varga

Testimonials

‘Their communication skills are perfect. They make effective efforts to understand our cases. Eversheds Sutherland (Int.) LLP are capable of drawing up several legal solutions quickly, with their pros and cons.’

‘Friendly manner, solid professional background, and good collaboration from customer prospective makes them better than the others.’

Key clients

Formatex

Biotit Kft.

Toyota Magyarország

Universal Hungary Kft.

FAGOLD Kft.

Bazaltech Kft.

monsun Kft.

Turkish Airlines

BSH (Bosch Siemens Hungary)

Tata Consultancy Services

Autoliv

Work highlights

  • Advising Fagold against Vectigalis the most significant liquidator company in Hungary for causing damages deliberately to the client.
  • Advising Turkish Airlines in all dispute resolution cases in Hungary including among others passenger claims for compensation pursuant on the basis on Flight Compensation Regulation 261/2004 EC due to the cancellation of flight.
  • Representing BIOTIT in numerous administrative court procedures against different government authorities, in a mining-based dispute.

Hungary > Employment Tier 3

Sándor Szegedi Szent-Ivány Komáromi Eversheds Sutherland‘s ‘friendly, helpful and technically very well prepared team’ advise a mix of Hungarian clients, and local subsidiaries of multinational groups, on matters ranging from day-to-day HR support, TUPE, mass redundancies, data collecting and disputes. The Budapest practice also works closely with other offices to coordinate multijurisdictional projects, such as restructuring and outsourcing. Agnes Szent-Ivány and Katalin Varga  are the main contacts.  

Practice head(s):

Katalin Varga; Ágnes Szent-Ivány

Testimonials

‘Friendly, helpful team, technically very well prepared, required time schedule is respected.’

‘The staff in well prepared from legal point of view, prompt answering on raised questions, tasks, requests, friendly manner, good quality of provided solutions, recommendations.’

‘Katalin Varga is very competent and provides practical advice. She is always reachable and easy to work with.’

‘The team is very responsive and ready to give cross-border advice on big transactions involving employment law.’

‘Katalin Varga is a real business partner, ready to answer promptly to any query.’

Key clients

Aspen

Autoliv

Charles River Laboratories

Chep (Brambles)

Chesterton

Chubb

LyondellBasell

McCain

MTD

Pappas

Red Bull

Ricoh

Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung

Sunrider

Tata Consultancy Services

Turkish Airlines

Virtusa

Yves Rocher

Work highlights

  • Advised MTD on collective redundancy and related restructuring procedure.
  • Represented the client in a court procedure initiated by a former employee on non-competition agreement.

Hungary > Commercial, corporate and M&A Tier 4

Sándor Szegedi Szent-Ivány Komáromi Eversheds Sutherland largely works with corporates in in the food and retail sector, automotive, and manufacturing in connection with a broad range of M&A and other corporate law projects, such as setting up operations, subsidiaries or joint ventures in Hungary, and restructuring. Agnes Szent-Ivány and Ildikó Szegedi  are the main partners. Active clients include Editio Musica, Avis Budget Group, BlackRock, and Toyota.

Practice head(s):

Ágnes Szent-Ivány; Ildikó Szegedi

Key clients

Aspen Pharma

Autoneum

BlackRock

Charles River Laboratories

DNV

Editio Musica

Inflexion

Low & Bonar

MKKE (Hungarian Booksellers and Bookpublishers Association)

Pappas

Parker Hannifin

Reconomy

Red Bull

Toyota

Yves Rocher

Work highlights

  • Advised Reconomy on the acquisition of 3 Hungarian subsidiaries as part of a multi-jurisdictional logistics and environmental compliance business’ acquisiton.
  • Advised Inflexion on the acquisition of the Bright Box business from Zurich Insurance Group.
  • Advise DNV with the concentration of their Hungarian operation to achieve the most efficient operating structure for the Group.

Hungary > Real estate and construction Tier 4

Sándor Szegedi Szent-Ivány Komáromi Eversheds Sutherland's real estate practice is prominent in matters connected with the automotive, hotel, retail and industrial sectors. It advises clients on the sale and purchase of assets, planning and zoning of commercial and agricultural land and commercial lease agreements. In addition, in the construction arena, the group also assists with drafting and preparation of general construction and contractors agreements. Richárd Eördögh is involved in various transactions and developments in Central and Eastern Europe. Péter Sándor is another key individual.

Practice head(s):

Richárd Eördögh; Péter Sándor

Testimonials

‘I have worked with Péter Sándor and Richárd Eördögh on a transaction and developed a very good level of cooperation. The service was above a good standard, tasks delivered on time, professional approach and good communication throughout.’

Key clients

Autoliv

ABACUS MEDICINE HUNGARY Kft.

Oxygen Resort GmbH

Chesterton

Josab Hungary

MTD

Pappas

Somfy

Orange

Xylem Water System Hungary

J. C. Neckermann

Toyota

Yves Rocher

Sportsdirect

Work highlights

  • Advising MTD on the sale of its real property to KNAPP Hungary for the overall purchase price of €12m.
  • Advising ABACUS MEDICINE HUNGARY in a real estate transaction project including a plot formation procedure as well as the establishment several easement rights.
  • Advising Oxygen Resort GmbH, a member of the Cartour Group, on a €1.5m real estate acquisition regarding the acquisition of a hotel and restaurant in Austria.
DepartmentNameEmailTelephone
Banking and finance Dr Péter Komáromi
Banking and finance Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Capital markets Dr Péter Komáromi
Capital markets Dr Richárd Eördögh
Competition and antitrust Dr Ildikó Szegedi
Competition and antitrust Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Commercial Dr Ildikó Szegedi
Commercial Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Construction Dr Péter Komáromi
Construction Dr Katalin Varga
Corporate/ M&A Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Corporate/ M&A Dr Péter Sándor
Data privacy Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Data privacy Dr Katalin Varga
Dispute resolution Dr Péter Komáromi
Dispute resolution Dr Péter Sándor
Employment Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Employment Dr Katalin Varga
Energy Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Energy Dr Péter Komáromi
Environment Dr Péter Komáromi
Environment Dr Katalin Varga
Health industry Dr Péter Komáromi
Health industry Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Intellectual property Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Intellectual property Dr Ildikó Szegedi
International arbitration Dr Péter Komáromi
International arbitration Dr Ildikó Szegedi
Insolvency and restructuring Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Insolvency and restructuring Dr Ildikó Szegedi
IT Dr Péter Komáromi
IT Dr Péter Sándor
Public procurement Dr Péter Komáromi
Public procurement Dr Katalin Varga
Real estate Dr Ágnes Szent-Ivány
Real estate Dr Péter Sándor
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