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2017
Mar
22

Dentons extends market leadership in CEE and CIS with new office in Georgia

Dentons will open a new office in Tbilisi with a top tier team of 11 lawyers

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2017
Mar
21

CMS Budapest advised Balbec on the approx. EUR 139 million acquisition of retail portfolio

CMS Budapest advised Balbec Capital LP and APS Holding on the financing and acquisition from UniCredit of a non-performing loan portfolio of residential mortgages. The total claim value of the portfolio is approximately EUR 139 million (HUF 42.7 billion).

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2017
Mar
16

CMS strengthens its German capability in Central and Eastern Europe with key hires

CMS is pleased to announce the appointment of Andreas Köhler who joins CMS’ CEE Practice as Partner and Head of CEE German Projects. Andreas will commence his role on 16 March 2017. He brings over 15 years of experience working on region-wide transactions, dispute resolution, commercial and employment matters on behalf of international, in particular, German, Austrian and Swiss clients....

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2017
Mar
06

Transaction expert Zita Albert joins Schoenherr Budapest as local partner

In February 2017 Zita Albert joined Schoenherr, the Central and Eastern European full service law firm as local partner in Budapest. A Hungarian attorney with over 13 years of experience in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private equity transactions across the CEE region, she will lead Schoenherr's corporate m&a team in Budapest.

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2017
Mar
06

Dentons launches 2017 edition of its ‘Investing in renewable energy projects in Europe’ guide

The renewable energy market never stands still. Technical advances and the increased prevalence of competitive tendering mechanisms are driving down costs globally. Changes in political and economic conditions can trigger regulatory changes that transform the climate for renewable projects in a country overnight – and not always for the better.

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2017
Mar
02

Dentons Expands Global Presence to the Netherlands Announcing Combination with Respected Dutch Firm Boekel

Dentons, the world’s largest law firm, announced today that it will enter the Netherlands through a combination with respected Dutch law firm Boekel. The partners of both firms have approved the deal, which is expected to close in April 2017. With the addition of the Amsterdam office, Dentons will have 26 offices in 18 countries across Europe.

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2017
Feb
14

CMS advises real estate developer ATENOR on the sale of Váci Greens Building A and C

CMS advised the Belgian real estate developer ATENOR on the sale of two buildings in the Váci Greens complex in Budapest. Building A, which finished in September 2013, contains 15,700 m² of office space, 88% leased to various tenants of repute (General Eletric, Sykes, Enterprise, BNP Paribas Real Estate, Budapest Bank), while Building C was completed in June 2015 and comprises 18,500m²...

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2017
Feb
02

Schoenherr strengthens its CEE capabilities with three promotions - Gergely Szalóki promoted to local partner

Schoenherr has strengthened its capabilities in the CEE region promoting three of its legal experts, banking & finance lawyer Gergely Szalóki to local partner in Budapest, Bratislava-based local partner Soňa Hekelová to managing partner of the Bratislava office, and labour & employment specialist Barbara Jóźwik to counsel in Warsaw.

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2017
Jan
26

Susan Wang to head Dentons’ new CEE China Desk

Dentons has strengthened its capabilities to support Chinese investment into Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), with the arrival of Susan Wang to the Budapest office. As head of Dentons’ new CEE China Desk, Susan will focus on cross-border M&A, private equity transactions, joint ventures, and other corporate initiatives, prioritizing Chinese inbound M&A activity into the CEE/SEE region.

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2017
Jan
26

CMS advises China CEE-Fund and CEE Equity Partners on the acquisition of Invitel Group

CMS has advised China CEE Investment Co-operation Fund and CEE Equity Partners on their acquisition of 99.9% of Magyar Telecom B.V.’s holdings in the Invitel Group, including INVITEL Távközlési Zrt., INVITEL Központi Szolgáltatások Zrt., Invitech Megoldások Zrt. and Invitel Technocom Kft.

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