Zoltán Fabók, Special Counsel, member of the Litigation and Regulatory team at DLA Piper Hungary, has vast experience in cross-border and domestic insolvency law, complex international and domestic litigation and arbitration. He focuses on advising companies in turnaround period as well as in insolvency related avoidance actions and in liability proceedings. He has been advising both creditors and debtors in insolvency and insolvency-related proceedings, guiding investors in relation to transactions in the shadow of insolvency. He has been involved in several high-profile cross-border insolvency, litigation and arbitration cases, and has been drafting in-depth memorandums on complex legal issues related all the above areas.

The scope and range of cases he has dealt with are domestic, European and international cases. Specifically, the advisory capacity offered is in such complex cases that lie beyond the scope of local jurisdictions, typically involving the detailed coordination, understanding and sensitivity to competing cross-border legal frameworks.

Clients served include national government agencies, international organizations, Fortune 100 companies and global market players in their respective industries. Moreover, the range of industries represented include pharmaceutical, the energy sector, real-estate, finance and banking, engineering and film production.

His track record includes advising the Hungarian Government on the reform of the Hungarian Bankruptcy Code (introducing a special regime for strategically important corporations). Recently, Zoltán has been a member of the Insolvency Law Reform Working Group set up by the Ministry of Justice of Hungary.

Zoltán Fabók is a visiting lecturer of ELTE University lecturing on property law, law of obligations and insolvency law. He has published extensively on issues related to domestic or cross-border insolvency.