Márton dr. Kocsis

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CERHA HEMPEL Dezső and Partners

Job title


Antitrust, Unfair Competition

Work experience
I am the head of the Competition & Compliance Practice Group at CERHA HEMPEL Dezső and I manage the day-to-day operations of the Practice Group. I am an experienced competition lawyer who has been working in all areas of regulatory law for more than a decade. Previously, I worked for more than eight years at the Hungarian Competition Authority in Budapest and at the European Commission's Directorate General for Competition in Brussels. I was involved in several high-profile cartel and abuse of dominance cases and acted as lead counsel. I have also served as Group Compliance Chief Counsel at MOL Group, where I was involved in the day-to-day compliance operations of the leading oil and gas company in the CEE region. I practice in all areas of competition and consumer protection law and have experience in various sectors (automotive, pharmaceuticals, retail, banking, construction).

OXERA Using Economics in Competition Law, Oxford, United Kingdom April 2014 IBC Legal EU Competition Law Summer School, Cambridge, United Kingdom August 2013 Hungarian Bar Exam, Budapest, Hungary, Apr 2011- Feb 2012 Eötvös Loránd University, Law Faculty, Budapest, Hungary, Master in Law studies with a “cum laude” result, September 2002 – June 2007

Publications, conferences, etc.
- Competition law compliance or public procurement self-cleaning: actualities from the borderline of two legal fields, in: Versenytükör, 2016, No. 2, p 30 - Antitrust legislation: new Commission Guidelines on the joint selling of olive oil, beef and veal, and arable crops, in: Versenytükör, 2016, No. 1, p 56 - Buyer power – 8 years of Hungarian legislation and a European Union overview, in: Versenytükör, 2014 / I, Budapest, p62. - Commentary to Hungary’s Act LVII of 1996 on the Prohibition of Unfair and Restrictive Market Practices (HVG-ORAC, Budapest, 2015, pp 261 – 279) - Private Antitrust Litigation in Hungary: overview, in: Practical Law – a Thomson Reuters legal solution, 2017 - Private Antitrust Litigation – a handbook for practitioners (Wolters Kluwer, Budapest, 2018)

Affiliations (other associations, etc.)
Member of the Supervisory Board of the Hungarian Competition Law Association (Magyar Versenyjogi Egyesület)