Akos Fehervary has been promoted from Local Partner to "Principal" at Baker McKenzie, effective as of July 1, 2018.
Fehervary will Co-Head the Budapest office's M&A and Private Equity practices and will continue to manage the Employment and Employee Compensation practice group.
Fehervary, who started his career at Baker McKenzie, has over 20 years of experience. He advises on M&A and corporate transactions, including foreign direct investment – ranging from privatizations to private equity and greenfield – as well as corporate group reorganizations. According to Baker McKenzie, "Fehervary has made major transactions in a range of industry sectors, such as the energy, automotive, banking, food, high-tech, IT and transportation industries; some of them being landmark transactions on the Hungarian and CEE markets."
As head of the Employment practice group, Fehervary provides a wide range of employment related advice to multinational companies. He is also a Co-Head of the China Service Group providing continuous legal support to Chinese clients in all areas of law, and he co-manages the pro bono activity of the Budapest office.
Fehervary graduated with Masters in Law from Stockholm University, where he studied European Law. He also studied at JATE AJTK Szeged University & College.