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Attorney and Managing Partner

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Tamás Szabó is the Managing Partner of Szabó Kelemen & Partners Attorneys, whose origins stretch back to the firm of Szabó & Partners Attorneys he co-founded in 1996. He has more than 25 years’ experience in domestic and international corporate and commercial law. He focuses on large-scale commercial and real property acquisitions and developments, as well as corporate acquisitions, take-overs and restructurings. He was admitted to the Budapest Bar in 1989. He also spent time in Canada in 1989 participating in an internship program arranged by the Canadian Bar Association. He was lecturer of the Real Estate Law course of the Central European University in Budapest. In 2013, Tamás featured in Chambers Europe as leading individual and in IFRL1000 as notable practitioner in corporate/M&A in Hungary. Tamás is the winner of 2014 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award for the category: 'Commercial Real Estate Development Lawyer of the Year in Hungary'.

Recent Experience:

  • Performing legal due diligence reviews in connection with the acquisition of financial institutions and the related transactional work
  • Acting for the Dutch partner in a joint venture to develop a prime piece of real property in downtown Budapest;
  • Acquisition of a Hungarian business communications company by a US-based multinational
  • Sale of a Hungarian milling and trade company
  • Providing legal advisory services to a property specialist company in connection with real estate management and approval procedures, public utility contracts
  • Advising a Hungarian private individual on acquiring control over an environmental company
  • Acting for a Hungarian media company in a legal dispute in connection with the acquisition of a Hungarian media enterprise


  • Attorney and Managing Partner, Szabó Kelemen & Partners Attorneys, 1996 to date
  • Partner, Ernst & Young, Budapest, 1995 – 2002
  • In-house counsel, Ernst & Young, Budapest, 1991 – 1994
  • Legal Trainee, Attorney, Law Firm No. 50, Budapest, 1986 – 1991
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