He has been an active member of the Budapest Bar Association, first as its secretary, then as a member of the Executive Board during several cycles and, since March of 2002, as Vice-President of International Relations. Since 2010, Dr. Szecskay has also been the Vice President of the Hungarian Bar Association.
In 2000 he was presented with the "Eotvos Award" by the Budapest Bar Association, in 2003 he was recognized as an "Exemplary Lawyer" by the Hungarian Bar Association and in 2011 he received the award "Pro Collegium Advocatorum" from the Hungarian Bar Association. In 2014 he received the highest joint award of all legal professions, the "Deak Ferenc Award" ("Pro Meritis De Iuris Peritia"). In 2008, the President of Hungary awarded Dr. Szecskay with the "Knights Cross Order of Merit of the Republic of Hungary".
Dr. Szecskay is actively involved in numerous international organizations (CCBE - Head of the Hungarian Delegation, UIA - member of the Executive Committee and national vice-president, IBA, LES, AIPPI, MIE, LIDC, HVCA) and he regularly lectures at domestic and international conferences.
EducationSzeged University Law School.
- International Bar Association
- Union Internationale des Avocats
- International Trademark Association
Dr. Szecskay is a listed arbitrator on the Roll of Arbitrators of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Energy Arbitration Court and the Roll of Arbitrators of the Hungarian Chamber of Agriculture.
SeminarsDr. Szecskay regularly lectures at domestic and international conferences on topics arising in his areas of specialisation.
Dr. Szecskay is the author or co-author of a number of articles on Hungarian and international corporate law, competition law, arbitration and IP law. His articles have appeared in international publications, such as the Digest of Commercial Laws of the World (L. NELSON), Worldwide Trade Secrets Law (T.F. MCLAREN), and International Banking Law & Regulation (OCEANA PUBLICATIONS, INC.), and in Hungarian professional periodicals too.
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