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Gábor PUSKÁS

Senior Attorney

Expertise

Professional practice

Before finishing law at Hungary’s most renowned law school, Gabor started working as an intern and, later, as para legal at Kende Law Firm in August 2004. He established his own law firm in 2009 and joined Kende, Molnár-Bíró, Katona Legal Partnership where he accumulated experience through working for various government agencies and leading Hungarian banks. Gabor teamed up with colleagues from global law firms to represent Hungary against multinational investors before various international arbitration fora, like ICSID in Washington and the PCA in the Hague, in procedures related to energy and telco issues. He provided legal advice on a regular basis to Hungarian agencies and companies in large-scale railroad and waterways development projects in state aid issues.

Gabor joined HBK Partners in September 2018 where he gives legal advice to EU and private capital funded venture capital funds financed in respect of their investments. Besides his expertise in M&A and corporate law, Gabor has deep experience in international investment protection law, EU state aid law and the Hungarian media law.

Qualification, Chamber membership

  • Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Law (2004)
  • Budapest Bar Association (2009)
  • Cyber Institute Ltd. / Kürt Akadémia Ethical Hacker training (2018)

Language skills

Hungarian, English, Spanish