Experienced Criminal lawyer in Budapest

I offer criminal law services for clients speaking English or French. My office is situated in the center of Budapest, the capital of Hungary. I am proud that I often help and solve problems for citizens and companies in Europe or overseas.


My legal practice covers the main areas of criminal law and international criminal law. I have expertise in drug abuse violations, money laundering, white collar crimes, forgery and counterfeiting, fraud, financial crimes and tax fraud offenses, driving and traffic crimes.

Earlier practice in the Ministry of Justice

My earlier practice in the Ministry of Justice and Law Enforcement allows me to handle international and especially international criminal law issues at a high professional level. I often cooperate with foreign colleagues in Extradition or European Arrest Warrant cases from or to Hungary.

I am referred by the the two main English speaking embassies in Hungary

as a defense counsel, lawyer proividing services for US citizens.

You can read many of my articles, posts in English below.


You can contact me and get an appointment at batki@batki.info or you can call + (36)-30-22-11-579.

It is easy to find your way to my office: it is overlooking the river Danube next to Margaret bridge on the Pest side:

International  Cooperation of Criminal Lawyers

I am proud that my office has become a member of the PenalNet cooperation of EU member state lawyers.

PenalNet is a European initiative toprovide a directory of registered European criminal lawyers which allows faster interaction and efficiency. Besides this PenalNet increases confidence between the professionals and amongst clients/citizens whilst protecting their right to privacy as well as professional secrecy.

I teach Inetrnational Law at International Business School (Budapest partner of Oxford Brookes University)