"János Tóth is the go-to lawyer for all corporate, commercial and regulatory matters in Hungary. He focuses on client’s needs and offers feasible solutions that are aligned with client’s business interests. [...] He is a brilliant lawyer, extremely responsive and highly experienced."
János Tóth is an experienced transaction lawyer who heads the local Corporate/M&A, Competition & Antitrust and Compliance teams in Budapest. János has advised on numerous significant M&A transactions, joint ventures, insolvency and restructuring proceedings, and commercial disputes. His competition law experience includes cartel investigations, dawn raids and leniency applications. János also advises clients on designing and rolling-out compliance programmes, internal guidelines and policies as well as whistle-blowing procedures in areas such as data privacy, antitrust and anti-bribery. His practice includes running employee trainings and mock investigations, and he regularly supports clients in administrative (public and EU) law related queries. János also has considerable expertise in the real estate sector, such as in the sale and acquisition of real estate, project development and restructuring. He advises clients in a variety of industries, such as healthcare and life science, FMCG and TMT, on a range of regulatory and other issues.
János regularly participates in long-distance running events together with his other team members. His persistence and stamina are valuable assets during lengthy and complex M&A transactions since he will not rest until his clients’ goals are achieved!
EducationCentral European University, Budapest, (LL.M.), 1999
University of Szeged (J.D.), 1998