An international law firm in Budapest gained a new Foreign Legal Counsel and a new Head of Practice after their return from the United States of America. Read on to learn more about how a law firm with a U.S. background can put its expertise in favor of both regional and multinational businesses in Hungary!
The skill set of an international lawyer working at a law firm in Budapest
A lawyer by the name of Csaba Rusznak has joined a global law firm in Budapest to lead the company’s Dispute Resolution Practice Group.
The legal areas where he is most proficient include cross-border cases like commercial and investment arbitration. Not to mention that since he used to work in Washington D.C. at one of the most notorious law firms in the U.S. (Arnold & Porter), he has also gained significant experience in the litigation proceedings of U.S. court.
Csaba has a very keen understanding of the legal system, an asset that has often come in handy for the clients of the Hungarian law firm he now works at.
In what other areas can an international lawyer provide legal advice at a law firm in Hungary?
Oliver Koppany is a dual American-Hungarian citizen who also chose to come back from Washington, D.C., to work at an international law firm in Budapest as a Foreign Legal Counsel. He is also responsible for many inner business development tasks at his new place of work.
As of today, he mainly focuses on cases that cover cross-border pharmaceutical transactions, including CEE regulatory approvals. He is also well-versed in FDIs, foreign corrupt practices law, international trade and investment law, and commercial real estate transactions.
Furthermore, he is a U.S. District of Columbia Bar member and a registered Foreign Advisor with the Budapest Bar Association.
Why should I hire an international law firm to do business in Budapest?
It’s no wonder KNP LAW international law firm in Budapest, has become so popular with foreign clients. This company is located at one of the prettiest locations in the capital of Hungary, near the Buda Castle and the Széchenyi Chain Bridge, close to the Fisherman’s Bastion, in a highly rated A-category office building.
KNP LAW offers legal assistance in over 15 legal areas with the help of many experienced lawyers in each sector. The international background is a great help for foreign businesses looking to expand their activities in Hungary.
Here are just some of the services they offer to their clients:
- Pharmaceutical patent protection and litigation resolutions.
- Bring new pharma products to the market, legal prep work for clinical trials.
- Ensuring that all your promotional and advertising activities meet local regulations.
- Assisting with real estate development and construction projects from start to finish.
- Alternative dispute resolutions, including international arbitration.
- Providing legal advice for M&As.
- Ensuring legal data protection and intellectual property rights.
- Legal advice for local tax laws, as well as labor and employment laws.