OUR FIRM

The law firm was established in 2013. It provides complex legal services for companies covering all angles of their business. We manage all claims, contracts, corporate and employment issues of our clients, offer consultancy services for negotiating commercial agreements and represent companies before courts and other authorities. We are founding members of the Visegrad+ Legal group and members of the legal networks International Advisory Experts and Association of European Lawyers as well as the Czech-Hungarian Business Club, RoCham and the Danish-Hungarian Business Club.

OUR TEAM

Ádám Illés, LL.M

Managing Partner

Ádám Illés, LL.M graduated in 2009 at the Eötvös Loránd Science University in Budapest where he also held lectures as a demonstrator in media law. He completed his curriculum with an ERASMUS scholarship at the University of Salzburg. In 2010, he obtained a master of law degree at the University of Göttingen focusing on competition law and spent an internship at the renowned law firm Herfurth und Partner in Hanover. In 2013, following his admittance to the Bar as attorney he joined a Prague-based regional law firm to help establish the firm’s Hungarian office. As co-author he contributed to the Hungarian chapter of Mergers & Acquisitions International Series 2nd Edition published by Sweet & Maxwell in 2016. He advised in the acquisition of the shares of a leading Hungarian distributor of disposable horeca products by a UK group which was ranked as no. 9 on the list of Hungarian deals in 2016. In 2017, he completed the professional course for corporate lawyers at his alma mater with a thesis on crowdfunding. He is a member of the Board of the Czech-Hungarian Business Association and Vice-President of the Management Board of Visegrad+ Legal group.

Practice areas: M&A, Corporate Law, Competition Law, Commercial Law, Litigation.

Languages: English, German.

Sándor Békés

Senior Associate

He graduated in 2012 at Pázmány Péter Catholic University. He prepared his thesis on the legal remedies in civil procedure. In 2010, he worked at a law office based in Budapest as an intern performing traditional tasks of a lawyer. From 2013, he worked at a regional authority for environment protection, engaged in every area of environmental law. From 2014, he served as a legal representative of the Ministry of Defence of Hungary, providing legal representation to the ministry, to the Medical Center and to all corps of the Hungarian Defence Forces on court and in out-of-court proceedings. He joined our firm in 2017, where he primarily provides legal advice in the field corporate law, labour law and civil law matters of foreign-owned companies. Beside other cases, he took part in proceedings related to the expansion of one of the largest Chinese airline and a Czech sports store chain in Hungary.

Practice areas: Labour Law, Litigation, Environmental Law, Regulatory Law

Languages: English

Veronika Till

Of Counsel

She was admitted to the Budapest Bar Association in October 2014 when she joined a Czech regional law firm as an associate. She gained extensive experience in M&A, Labour Law, Litigation, Real Estate and cross-border transactions there. She was promoted to managing associate in 2016. After returning from maternity leave in 2020, she launched her own practice and started to co-operate with our law firm. Veronika assists our team with her excellent professional knowledge in complex, sophisticated projects.

Practice areas: Real Estate, Corporate Law, Commercial Law, Labour Law, Litigation.

Languages: English, French

Ádám Kollár

Of Counsel

In the first thirteen years of his career, he worked for two regional law firms. In the first law firm, he provided legal advice mostly to subsidiaries of German-speaking international companies while after joining a Prague-based regional law firm he focused on supporting Hungarian and global market leaders in their domestic and regional legal affairs, from 2016 as managing partner of the Budapest office. In both law firms he contributed to acquisitions, due diligence exercises and real estate development projects and supported the Hungarian market entry of foreign companies in industries of all kinds. From 2018, he has been using this knowledge in his own law office which is a classic civil law practice with special care for professional dealing with real estate transactions and corporate matters. He co-operates with our law firm from 2019 in significant projects.

Practice areas: Real Estate, Corporate Law, Commercial Law, Civil Law

Languages: German, English

Nikolett Jenei

Office Manager

Following her graduation at Kodolányi János College in 2009, she started her career at a company managing public procurements as an administrator. She started working for a law firm in 2014. In the beginning, she worked as a secretary and managed contact with clients and authorities. Later, her duties involved also paralegal tasks such as preparing corporate documents and real estate sale purchase agreements, drafting simple court writs and completing electronic forms related to court procedures. Simultaneously, she started the course of the Debrecen University for legal assistants which she completed in May 2020. She joined our team in June 2020.