Former Nagy & Trocsanyi Partner Viktoria Szilagyi has joined Lakatos Koves & Partners in Budapest.
According to LKT Szilagyi, who joins the firm as Counsel, specializes in providing "general commercial law advice to some of the larger foreign corporates active in Hungary and transactional work with a special focus on the renewable energy and healthcare sectors." According to the firm, "Viktoria is Chair of the CEE Sub-Regional Group of the International Bar Association’s European Regional Forum, was a consultant on corporate law matters at the Lawyer’s Academy organized by the Budapest Bar Association, and is a member of the Professional Committee of the Hungarian Bar Association.
"We are pleased to welcome Viktoria to our team," commented LKT Partner Richard Lock, who heads the firm's Corporate/M&A practice. "At a time when good news may be in short supply, we are pleased to have some good news. We remain busy in our Corporate/M&A practice and this expansion reflects the current position, potential, and ambitions of the firm in this area. Among the areas in which Viktoria will help the development of our practice is through her active role in the IBA, which plays an important role in our relationships with law firms around the world.”
“I am pleased and excited to be joining what is widely seen as the leading Corporate /M&A team in Hungary," commented Szilagyi. "LKT’s profile as an independent internationally focused firm gives me a great platform to develop my practice and I look forward to working with my new colleagues.”