István Szatmáry has more than a decade of experience in the field of corporate law, acquisitions and competition law. He advised clients in M&A transactions both on the seller's and purchaser's side and represented them in various competition law matters (such as cartel investigations and merger clearance procedures). István has been working on high-profile cross-border mergers and acquisitions.

István also represented clients in various corporate litigations both as plaintiffs and defendants as well as in judicial review of administrative decisions.

He has also successfully represented clients at the Hungarian Competition Authority in consumer-protection matters having effects on competition.

István heads the Competition practice in Hungary.