Orsolya Görgényi is a transactional lawyer with international clients, with vast global connections and two decades of experience in the legal sector. Her motto: “I help clients to cross borders - both state borders and business ones.” She works with clients from around the world in all stages of establishing, acquiring and operating businesses in Hungary, and in assisting Hungarian clients in expanding their business activities abroad.
She specializes in international transactions, private and public M&A and corporate law, focusing on joint ventures, venture capital and private equity investments, as well as privatizations and related tax law. She is involved in tax and employment matters and is active in business mediation and roundtable negotiations utilizing supervision techniques.
She is a member or holds a position in several Hungarian and international professional organizations. She served as president of AIJA, the International Association of Young Lawyers in 2015-2016. She is a regular speaker and - being an active member of Toastmasters International - enjoys delivering “TED-style” talks at various conferences in the legal sector.
She is fluent in English and German and conversant in French and Spanish.
"She knows her stuff, her business acumen is high, she is very pleasant and well spoken and pro-client oriented. At the same time, she has a good eye for catching anything that could pose a risk to the client."
Chambers Global, 2023, Corporate/M&A
"Orsolya Görgényi represents the values of the M&A practice: on top of things, fast, efficient and very committed."
Legal500 2023, Commercial, Corporate and M&A
"Orsolya Görgényi is an outstanding M&A lawyer. She has a very profound legal background and a lot of negotiation experience in English. She reopened doors during negotiations that seemed to be shut by proposing new clauses and good compromises. She gained a high level of respect on the other side and has a very convincing impetus."
Legal500 2022, Commercial, Corporate and M&A
"Very experienced, bright and sharp"
"pleasant to work with - very effective, client-oriented, pragmatic and hands-on"
Chambers Global, 2021, Corporate/M&A
“On time, flexible, responsive and adaptive to changes in course; good understanding of the core issues and problems; focused work. Excellent customer relations and very good attitude towards client. No weaknesses so far.”
IFLR1000, 2020, Financial and Corporate
Other professional memberships:
BudapestWolters Kluwer Hungary Innovation Day
Prague, Czech RepublicInnovative Legal Services Forum 2019
Budapest, HungarySzecskay Attorneys at Law Sponsors Global Legal Hackathon 2019