Gergely Szalóki joins Wolf Theiss to co-lead the Banking & Finance practice in Budapest

Gergely Szalóki joins Wolf Theiss to co-lead the Banking & Finance practice in Budapest. Gergely was formerly a local partner and head of the Banking & Finance practice at Schoenherr Hungary. Building on his almost 20 years of success and expertise he'll strengthen Wolf Theiss' market leading local and regional Banking & Finance practice.


Gergely has vast experience advising on banking & finance, capital markets, insurance regulatory issues and financial sector M&A transactions. He frequently acts for clients in the financial industry on both the borrower and lender side, and also provides financial regulatory advice for the banking and insurance sectors. Gergely regularly advises on the regulatory aspects of market entry, corporate restructurings, provision of cross border financial, insurance, payment services and investment services and compliance matters. Furthermore, he is continuously involved in bond issue transactions representing both managers and issuers and acts for investment funds. He is an arbitrator at the Arbitration Court attached to the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, as well as at the Vienna International Arbitral Centre in the fields of Banking & Finance and Capital Markets. Gergely frequently publishes in business and academic journals and holds a teaching position at Eötvös Lóránd University, Budapest.

About Wolf Theiss

Founded in 1957, Wolf Theiss is one of the leading law firms in Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe (CEE/SEE). We have built our reputation on unrivalled local knowledge which is supported by strong international capabilities. With more than 390 lawyers in 13 countries, over 80% of the firm's work involves cross-border representation of international clients.

Albania, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia and Ukraine, Wolf Theiss represents local and international industrial, trade and service companies, as well as banks and insurance companies. Combining law and business, Wolf Theiss develops comprehensive and constructive solutions on the basis of legal, fiscal and business know-how.