Business Lawyers

Dr. Richard Schmidt LL.M

Dr. Richard Schmidt LL.M
Managing Partner

Dr. Richard Schmidt LL.M

Core competencies
Languages
  • English
  • French
  • German

Track records

Litigation & Arbitration

International transportation dispute

Richard represented with success a market leader logistics service provider in an international transportation dispute, in front of the Hungarian Court of Arbitration. By winning such a complex case Richard clearly exceeded the client’s expectations.

Litigated amount: EUR 1 Million

Commercial Law

International machine supply contract

Richard recently advised a domestic paper manufacturer on an international machine supply contract, involving negotiations with manufacturers and suppliers from various European countries. Due to this supply the client could consolidate its market-leader position.

Case value: 2,5 Million EUR

Litigation & Arbitration
Real Property

FIDIC contract dispute, bank guarantee drawdown

Successful legal representation of a real estate investor in front of the Hungarian Court of Arbitration against the contractor building a warehouse, after drawing down bank guarantee due to lack of conformity.

Litigation & Arbitration

Unfair competition

Successful legal representation of a commercial company in front of labour court and commercial court against former employee, forming competing business, causing significant loss to its former employer.

Litigation & Arbitration

Challenging GTC of a Bank

Richard represented with success a domestic investor in front of the commercial court against a Hungarian bank, deducting significant administration and technical charges without valid legal grounds.

About Richard

Richard is recognised as a skilled and solution-driven attorney who provides clients with a prompt and efficient legal advice. Besides seeing all the pieces of a legal puzzle, he has the ability to focus only on those things that really count, without wasting time on the unimportant. Familiar with both the courtroom and the boardroom, his advice represents added value to any discussion.

Richard graduated from the Faculty of Law of Budapest, Hungary, and acquired his LL.M degree in International and European Business Law in Belgium.

His hobbies include, playing the piano, he is also fond of classical and contemporary jazz.

Dr. Anita Vereb

Dr. Anita Vereb
Attorney-at-law

Dr. Anita Vereb

Core competencies
Languages
  • English
  • German

Track records

Information & Technology

Negotiating Interconnection Agreement on behalf of foreign IT company

Anita recently negotiated an interconnection agreement on behalf of a foreign IT company with a market-leading Hungarian mobile operator, making it possible for the client to connect to the domestic mobile network. For the Client it was a market-entry step in Hungary and a significant milestone in international expansion.

Employment law & Information & Technology

Collective redundancy, setting up on-line shopping system

Anita advised our foreign client’s Hungarian subsidiary in switching its business model to on-line sales. The project involved not only collective redundancy due to mass closing of retail stores countrywide, but legal advising in relation with the new online shopping system, too.

Litigation & Arbitration

Unlawful termination of high-value & long term lease

Anita represented successfully a foreign investor in front of the Supreme Court of Hungary in connection with the unlawful termination of its high-value & long-term lease agreement. The maintenance of this lease was essential for the Client’s business in Hungary.

Litigation & Arbitration

International purchase contract dispute

Anita represented a foreign manufacturer against a domestic company in connection with a complex, purchase price- and quality-related legal dispute based on the a Vienna Convention.

Corporate & Commercial law

M&A of agricultural group

Anita took part in the strategical planning and execution of the structural change of a domestic agricultural company group. This project enabled the client to overcome challenges in the new legal environment created by to the land act reform.

About Anita

Anita is a reliable and precise young attorney who is ideally placed to tacklee complex cases which require a multi-faceted approach and diverse knowledge.

Her aim is to help clients to find the most suitable way through the legal jungle. She is known as an attorney who successfully assists foreign clients to overcome the difficulties that the fast-moving and often hardly transparent legal environment causes.

Anita graduated from the University of Pécs and participated in the international legal program of the University of Vienna, too.

When not thinking of legal problems, she plays puzzle games, engages in sporting activities and reads legal thrillers.

Dr. Viktória Holló

Dr. Viktória Holló
Associate

Dr. Viktória Holló

Core competencies
Languages
  • English
  • Japanese
  • German

Track records

Corporate law

International company formation in CEE region

Viktória recently advised our client in its Central Eastern European expansion, by assisting in company formation procedures in more European countries in association with the legal network partners of our law firm.

Intellectual Property, Data Protection

Advising Mobile App Startup

Viktória recently advised a mobile app developer startup with foreign background in launching its new android-based application and related website. Besides advising in data protection and IP issues, Viktória represented the client in trademark registration in front of the Hungarian Intellectual Property Office.

Debt Recovery

Managing debtor portfolio

Viktória manages successfully the whole debtor portfolio of our international client, having several debt collection cases in Hungary.

Intellectual Property

Registration of trademarks

She represented more of our clients in trademark registration and renewal procedures. She has also done research for trademarks before registration both on a national and international level.

About Viktória

As the youngest lawyer of the team, she is an energetic person, who is always open to new challenges whether it comes to addressing a difficult legal question or to a more technology-based matter.

Due to her hard working attitude, she is a reliable and precise young lawyer who always meets client expectations.

Her hobby is learning about Japanese culture, that had an influence on her hard working and client focused attitude.

Dr. Viktória Holló

Core competencies
Languages
  • English
  • Japanese
  • German

Track records

Corporate law

International company formation in CEE region

Viktória recently advised our client in its Central Eastern European expansion, by assisting in company formation procedures in more European countries in association with the legal network partners of our law firm.

Intellectual Property, Data Protection

Advising Mobile App Startup

Viktória recently advised a mobile app developer startup with foreign background in launching its new android-based application and related website. Besides advising in data protection and IP issues, Viktória represented the client in trademark registration in front of the Hungarian Intellectual Property Office.

Debt Recovery

Managing debtor portfolio

Viktória manages successfully the whole debtor portfolio of our international client, having several debt collection cases in Hungary.

Intellectual Property

Registration of trademarks

She represented more of our clients in trademark registration and renewal procedures. She has also done research for trademarks before registration both on a national and international level.

About Viktória

As the youngest lawyer of the team, she is an energetic person, who is always open to new challenges whether it comes to addressing a difficult legal question or to a more technology-based matter.

Due to her hard working attitude, she is a reliable and precise young lawyer who always meets client expectations.

Her hobby is learning about Japanese culture, that had an influence on her hard working and client focused attitude.