Corporate M&A

VJT & Partners believes that advising on M&A transactions is more than providing just legal advice. Understanding the logic and dynamics of the industry sector in which the client and other participants operate is a prerequisite for success. We always dedicate our resources to understanding both the intentions and concerns of our clients, so we can provide bespoke advice tailored to our client's needs.

We advise clients on various international and Hungarian M&A transactions including acquisitions, disposals, mergers and demergers, from deal inception through due diligence and negotiations to post completion, with an absolute commitment to excellence in our work. The expertise of our multi-disciplinary team in all relevant areas, including corporate, commercial, competition, real estate, employment and regulatory, gives us the ability to provide a truly excellent service.

We have recently advised clients on numerous successful M&A transactions in the information technology, communications, food and transport industries.

Main Contact: János Tamás Varga


The Legal 500 - The Clients Guide to Law FirmsAs an M&A specialist lawyer, János Tamás advises international private equity, venture capital and strategic investors on their investments into Hungarian companies. Industries on which he regularly advises in relation to M&A activity include communications, software development, manufacturing, consumer goods, fast food, real estate, financial sector, laser technology, online and offline media, healthcare and biotechnology. He has been involved as lead counsel in over 50 investment and divestment transactions.

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Contact: András Lovretity


András has more than 14 years of experience in international M&A, restructuring and private equity transactions, as well as participation in a wide variety of project-related proceedings in all stages of such projects from due diligence to drafting and negotiating the terms of the transaction and legal assistance in closing the deal. The M&A projects András has worked on included both domestic and cross-border acquisitions as well as privatizations.

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Legal500 EMEA (2015)

At VJT & Partners the ‘impressive, hardworking and client-oriented’ János Tamás Varga is leading advice to Prófolió on the sale of its stake in a leading human resources provider. Other clients include Euroventures, Transdigm and Prohuman. Zoltán Csernus is also recommended.

Chambers Europe (2015)

Managing partner János Tamás Varga is a revered M&A specialist and is described as a "transactional lawyer with deep and long expertise and a pragmatic approach. He is very client-centred and flexible, responsible and approachable."

A practical and hard-working team which, apart from being excellent on legal issues, has a pragmatic approach.

The lawyers were speedy, responsive, cost efficient, to the point and easy to work with.

Legal500 EMEA (2014)

VJT & Partners’ three-partner corporate and M&A team, which includes the ‘proactive’ and ‘reliable’ János Tamás Varga, provides a service which is ‘excellent in all respects’. Varga and the ‘exceptionally detailed’ Zoltán Csernus worked alongside a leading US law firm to advise ARC Group Worldwide on a cross-border acquisition.

Legal500 EMEA (2013)

VJT & Partners’ ‘very reliable’ and ‘punctual’ team provides ‘an outstanding service in all respects’. It regularly represents private equity clients, and is very active in technology sector M&A. János Tamás Varga has ‘a really good oversight’ of the key issues.

Legal500 EMEA (2012)

János Tamás Varga heads the ‘very professional’ group, which ‘focuses on the key issues’.


Chambers Europe (2012)

This well-connected local firm has an excellent corporate and M&A department, with clients particularly applauding its due diligence work.

Sources say: "A diligent, reliable, high-quality practice."

KEY INDIVIDUAL: János Tamás Varga ,"is extremely thorough and responsive," and "an experienced, bright negotiator with great attention to detail" say clients.

Legal500 EMEA (2011)

János Tamás Varga leads the team at VJT & Partners, which is noted for its ‘fast and professional’ service.