Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa (2012)
Recommended Practice (Hungary) in 2012 in:
- Banking and finance, tier 4
Szabo Kelemen & Partners Attorneys is advising a multinational card issuer on restructuring its Hungarian operations, and an Israeli property developer recently sought advice on a multimillion-euro credit facility.
- Dispute resolution, tier 3
Szabo Kelemen & Partners Attorneys recently represented Glencore in Hungarian litigation and UK arbitration. Commercial litigator László Kelemen leads the group.
- Employment, tier 3
Szabo Kelemen & Partners Attorneys has been advising an electronic components manufacturer on trade union negotiations and a reorganisation. It is also representing a multinational card issuer on restructuring its Hungarian operations.
- Mergers and acquisitions, tier 3
Szabo Kelemen & Partners Attorneys advises multinational companies on the Hungarian elements of group-wide mergers and reorganisations, and has recently assisted domestic corporates with de-mergers. ING is a key client.
- Real estate and construction, tier 4
Szabo Kelemen & Partners Attorneys, which is commended for its ‘impressive turnaround times’ and ‘consistently high-quality advice’, acted for a local real estate firm on the multimillion-euro sale of land to a large foreign retailer; and advised an international commodities trader on land purchase and construction matters. Team head László Kelemen is ‘a knowledgeable and proactive lawyer’.
- Tax, tier 2
Tamás Kárpáthegyi leads Szabo Kelemen & Partners Attorneys’ team, which advises the firm’s banking and finance clients on tax regulations.