Hungary's Jalsovszky law firm has announced that, going forward, its Capital Markets & Regulatory Group will operate as an independent practice.
According to the firm, "Jalsovszky has a long history of servicing investment funds and investment fund managers. This will continue to be one of the strongest area of the separate practice. Otherwise, the [range of] activities covered by the practice is wide, ranging from the regulatory affairs of financial institutions to bond issuance and stock market transactions. Apart from Hungarian domestic advice, the lawyers of the practice are also have an understanding of the complex EU regulation of this area."
The new Capital Markets & Regulatory practice will work, the firm reports, "in strong co-operation with the Tax advisory focus of the firm." It will be led by Managing Partner Pal Jalsovszky and include Attorney Akos Barati (whom the firm describes as " the key operative figure of the new practice") and Junior Associate Eszter Berki.