Hungarian Bar Association
Cooperation between Bar Associations and with the Authority that Keeps the Register of Attorneys in the European Community Jurist's home EEA Member State
In any and all matters that arise in connection with the legal practice of a European Community jurist, the Hungarian Bar Association and the bar association shall cooperate and provide assistance by reporting the data in the register kept pursuant to this Act to one another and the organization that keeps the register of attorneys in the jurist's own EEA Member State(s).
Within the context of cooperation, the bar association or the Hungarian Bar Association shall
a) inform the organization that keeps the register of attorneys in the European Community jurist's own EEA Member State(s) of any disciplinary proceedings launched against the jurist before the disciplinary proceedings are initiated, cooperate in the proceedings, send the decision taken in the disciplinary proceedings and afford the representative of the organization that keeps the register of attorneys in the jurist's EEA Member State(s) the opportunity to express his comments on the appeal in the appellate forum,
b) inform the organization that keeps the register of attorneys in the jurist's EEA Member State(s) of removal as specified in Subsection (1) of Section 89/H of the Act XI of 1998 on Lawyers as well as
c) in the case of attorneys who practice law in home EEA Member States, inform the organizations that keep the register of attorneys in the EEA Member State(s) concerned of the removal of the said attorney from the register of attorneys.
The organizations concerned shall maintain confidentiality with regard to all of the facts and data of which they become cognizant within the realm of the obligation to cooperate.
Act on Lawyers
The English and German text of the Act XI of 1998 on Lawyers can be downloaded from here.
Website of the Hungarian Bar Association
The website of the Hungarian Bar Association contains several data of public interest and information supporting the bar association activities and the tasks of the attorney at laws.
a) History of the Hungarian Bar Association
b) Organization of the Hungarian Bar Association
e) Laureates, prize-winners
f) Nationwide paper
g) Professional development
h) International relations
i) Cooperation with other organs
j) Registries kept by the Hungarian Bar Association
k) Data of public interest
l) Practice of power attorneys
m) How to find a lawyer?
r) Useful links
Find a lawyer function (search engine) and legal credentials check program are also available at the website of the Hungarian Bar Association. Find a lawyer search engine provides the possibility to look for an attorney at law according to given aspects (name, seat and regional bar). Legal credentials check program makes it possible to check the status of legal credentials of an attorney at law (articled clerks, assistant attorneys, foreign legal counsels) on the basis of the registry number and the number of the legal credentials.
- Address: H-1054 Budapest, Szemere u. 8.
Phone: +36-1-3119-800, +36-1-3311-773 Fax: +36-1-3117-867
- Dr. János Bánáti president
- Dr. Daisy Kiss secretary general
- Dr. Ferenc Török secretary
Office: 8900 Zalaegerszeg, Várkör 9.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
- Dr. ifj. Tibor Vég secretary
Office: 1026 Budapest, Bimbó út 156/b.