Speaker of the 38th Conference


Dr. Attila S. Horváth
Attila S. Horváth Attorneys at Law

Attila S. Horváth is a Hungarian attorney, specialized in Banking, Finance and M&A transactions. Before setting up his own independent „boutique” practice with his colleagues, he worked for Baker& McKenzie in Budapest and London for six years. He has over 25 years experiences in banking and commercial finance matters and worked in London as a lawyer for several years.

Attila has provided legal services in local and multistate loan and note assignments representing secured and unsecured creditors, participants, agents and borrowers in these, often highly complex, transactions. He has developed a robust insolvency practice and assisted either the debtor or the lender in connection with several troubled acquisitions and turn-arounds, including the lenders’ representation in the successful restructuring of a Hungarian listed company with affiliates in the USA and the UK.

Attila is a graduate of the London School of Economics (LL.M) and SZTE, Szeged and holds an M.A. from Corvinus University of Economics, Budapest. He has extensive teaching experiences in corporate finance, project finance and deal structuring at university courses and in conferences. Attila is a co-author of the Hungarian handbook on project finance and acquisition finance and is currently finalizing his Ph.D on subjects pertaining to the domestic application of international loan and collateral standards.