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Szabó Kelemen & Partners Andersen Attorneys

Corporate/M&A

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What the team is known for

Offers experience of M&A transactions in the agricultural, medical, automotive, real estate and insurance sectors. Advises domestic and international clients, including multinational corporations, Hungarian subsidiaries and investors. Proficient at handling acquisitions, sales and restructurings. Additionally able to provide contractual support and assist with management buyouts.

Strengths

"Their main strength lies in having an excellent team of professionals who are always very quick to respond," one client states, also noting that "their advice is always relevant and extremely useful."

Another source praises the reliability of lawyers in the firm: "They are knowledgeable and whenever I need something they can provide advice that I can trust."

Work highlights

Represented Takarék Commercial Bank in its sale of Magyar Kártya.

Notable practitioners

A client enthuses that László András Kelemen is "incredibly smart and quick," also adding that he has "a brilliant conceptual approach." Kelemen's clients hail from the agricultural and logistics industries. He is well versed in transactional work, as well as restructurings and advisory matters.

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Overview

We provide general corporate work including:

  • advice on business entity structures, including company group financing and royalty payment structures​
  • establishment of companies, branch offices and representative offices
  • supporting the performance of transactions of such entities, including the drafting of legal documentation
  • winding up of entities


We are frequently involved in transactions relating to the restructuring, merger, de-merger or acquisition of enterprises. We:
  • plan cross-border mergers of European enterprises and perform all legal transactional work for the Hungarian aspects of such mergers
  • are typically involved in the planning and organizational stages, give advice on all areas of law involved in the transaction (including, but not limited to competition, securities and intellectual property)
  • provide services in relation to the examination of the companies involved in the transaction, including due diligence investigations
  • draft and complete all documents necessary for the implementation of the transaction.

Our client base consists of multinationals, large and medium-sized Hungarian companies from the following industries: Agribusiness, Banks and financial Institutions, Communications, Construction, Energy, Gaming, Government, Hotels and leisure, Insurance, Logistics

Heads of department: Tamás Szabó and László Kelemen
Leading lawyers: Domonkos Kiss, Péter Vincze, Éva Balsay, Gábor Hugai, Tamás Kárpáthegyi

Members

Kelemen, László András (Head of Department)

Szabó, Tamás (Head of Department)

Balsay, Éva

Hugai, Gábor

Kárpáthegyi, Tamás

Kiss, Domonkos

Vincze, Péter

Corporate/M&A Department

Szabó Kelemen & Partners Andersen Attorneys

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Department location

Lövőház u. 39

Budapest

Budapest, Capital City

Hungary

H-1024

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Corporate/M&A


László András Kelemen
Band 4