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
As 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.
+36 1 501 9900
Contact Person: Zoltán Csernus
Zoltán is known as an all-rounder; however, his major areas of practice are commercial contracts, corporate M&A, dispute resolution as well as restructuring and insolvency. A multi-skilled lawyer, he is able to provide comprehensive advice across a wide range of commercial arrangements including distribution, supply, agency, purchase and franchising agreements. Zoltán has nine years’ expertise in strategic M&A and private equity transactions in Hungary.
+36 1 501 9900
Legal500 EMEA (2011)
János Tamás Varga leads the team at VJT & Partners, which is noted for its ‘fast and professional’ service.
Legal500 EMEA (2012)
János Tamás Varga heads the ‘very professional’ group, which ‘focuses on the key issues’.
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 (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.
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.