Dámosy Law Firm is a boutique law firm specialised in financial regulatory law, particularly investment and capital markets law, financial and payment services law, as well as financial market compliance. Our firm represents and advises regulated entities, FinTech companies and has over 10 years of experience in financial regulation, gained by our colleagues at leading international law firms.
The services of our firm include the representation of payment service providers and financial institutions in the full spectrum of their licensing procedures at the financial regulator, including establishment, operating licensing and other licensing procedures, compliance with the AML / CFT provisions and supporting their day-to-day operations. Our firm regularly provides legal advice on complex financial regulatory issues to banks, venture capital and private equity funds, online financial services providers and FinTech companies.
We fully support our clients’ business decisions with innovative legal solutions in a comprehensible manner and with the knowledge and experience of market-leading international law firms.
Bálint is the founder and the managing partner of the firm. He graduated from the Faculty of Law of Pázmány Péter Catholic University in 2005, and subsequently obtained a degree in economics from the Budapest University of Economics, Faculty of Finance and Accounting. During his studies in economics, his research focused on the banking capital adequacy standards.
Bálint has over 10 years of experience in banking and finance, capital markets and securities law and M&A. Prior to setting up the firm, he played a key role in setting up the financial regulatory practice group of an international law firm.
The main client base of the firm is composed of financial and payment institutions and equity funds. Bálint has significant experience in proceedings before the Hungarian National Bank and advises FinTech companies on complex financial regulatory and compliance issues on a daily basis.
Bálint speaks native Hungarian and German, fluent English and intermediate French.
Fanni graduated in law from University of Pécs. During her studies, she spent an academic year at Istanbul University with Erasmus scholarship.
Before joining Dámosy law firm in 2018, Fanni worked with a Big4 law firm and a law firm supporting a market-leading real estate developer and investment company. She primarily dealt with real estate, financial regulation, real estate financing and investment law.
Currently, she specializes in payment services regulation, anti-money laundering compliance, and assisting FinTech companies in various technology-focused legal issues. She speaks fluent English and French.
Edit graduated in law from Eötvös Loránd University in 2011, and has been admitted to the Budapest Bar Association since 2016. During her university years she spent a semester at Georg-August University in Göttingen and a semester as a trainee at the Gruska-Theus & Weber Law Firm in Göttingen.
She has gained experience as a trainee lawyer at law firms with an international client base and has been practicing as a lawyer since 1 January 2016. She joined Dámosy Law Firm in December 2017. She specializes in labour law, real estate law, economic law and data protection. Her working languages are Hungarian and English.
Petra currently studies law at Eötvös Loránd University. Besides her university studies she has been working at Dámosy Law since 2019 as a legal intern. She is interested in the areas of competition law and financial law. She speaks German and English.