Banks and financiers, and also companies on the borrower side typically have their own internal legal team, therefore, matters that are not so complex or require moderate team effort will be handled by such teams. Our Law firm is solicited usually when things get complicated, or an entire team of specialized legal advisers is necessary for handling the matter given the extent, intensity and complexity of the work. Bán, S. Szabó, Rausch & Partners provided its clients with legal advice in various fields of complex banking and financing matters, including, among others, the following:

  • Syndicated loans: Advising foreign financial institutions in connection with their syndicated loans granted to Hungarian entities, including drafting of collateral agreements and advising on various regulatory matters such as cross-border lending activity;
  • Project financing: Advising clients in project financing transactions both on the borrower and on the lender side;
  • Collaterals: Advising financial institutions in structuring a system of collaterals suitable for securing syndicated loan and project financing transactions, including, among others registered mortgage rights, option arrangements, direct agreements and bank account agreements;
  • Incorporation: Providing regulatory advice relating to green field establishment of financial institutions;
  • Restructuring: Advising financial institutions as well as borrowers in restructuring their existing loan or facility arrangements;
  • General: Advising financial institutions in respect of general corporate matters such as preparation of sample loan agreements and relating collateral agreements, advice in regulatory and compliance matters and preparation of loan documentation in individual matters;
  • Privatization: Representation of clients in significant bank privatizations.

Key contacts:

Dr. Balázs Unger


Industry fields:

Energy, Finance Law, Mergers & Acquisitions
Language skills: english, french