István Sándor, Dr. Habil., PhD

Professional activities

2002 -

Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church in Hungary,
Faculty of Law, Civil Law and Roman Law Department

  • from 2002 lecturer
  • between 2004 – 2012 associate professor, head of the department
  • from 2012 associate professor

1995 -

Eötvös Loránd University (Budapest), Faculty of Law, Roman Law and Comparative Legal History Department

  • from 1995 professor‘s assistant
  • from 2000 reader
  • from 2006 associate professor

1998 -

Kelemen, Mészáros, Sándor and Partner Law Office, partner, attorney-at-law

1997 - 1999

Széchenyi István High School (Győr) lecturer

1995 - 1998

Kelemen and Partners Law Office, trainee

1991 - 1994

Eötvös Loránd University (Budapest), Faculty of Law, Roman Law Department, demonstrator

Qualifications

2014

Eötvös Loránd University (Budapest), Faculty of Law, Dr with habilitation degree in law

2004

Eötvös Loránd University (Budapest), Faculty of Law, PhD degree in law

1992 - 1997

Eötvös Loránd University (Budapest), Faculty of Law, diploma on political sciences

1991 - 1995

Eötvös Loránd University (Budapest), Faculty of Law, diploma on law

1994

Eötvös Loránd University (Budapest), Faculty of Law and Deák Ferenc Society, banking lawyer certificate

1985 - 1989

Sztáron Sándor Secondary School (Vác), English Faculty, general certificate of education

Foreign scholarships and professional activities

2015

  • Modern Studies in the Law of Trust and Wealth Management: Theory & Practice Conference, organised by Singapore Management University, University of York and Singapore Academy of Law, Singapore
  • Days of Law 2015 Conference organized by the Masaryk University, Faculty of Law, Brno
  • Irish Society of Comparative Law Conference, organised by the University of Limerick, Limerick
  • International Academic Conference on Law, Politics and Management, organised by the Mykolas Romeris University and the International Institute for Academic Development, Vilnius
  • Interlegal General Meeting, Lisbon
  • 2nd Annual International Conference on Business, Law & Economics, organised by the Athens Institute for Education and Research, Athens
  • Conference on the system of suretyships in the new Hungarian and Romanian Civil Codes organized by Sapientia University and Károli Gáspár University, Cluj Napoca
  • Eurasian Forum on Law and Economics, EFLE 2015, organised by the European Scientific Institute, the Grigol Robakidze University and the University of the Azores, Portugal, Tbilisi
  • 8th Asia-Pacific Business Research Conference, organised by the World Business Institute Australia, Kuala Lumpur

2014

  • Vienna Forum on European Energy Law organised by the European Energy Community, Vienna
  • Annual General Meeting of the Selden Society, London
  • STEP Asia Conference 2014, One World – A New Paradigm for Wealth, Hong Kong
  • Dalla fiducia (attraverso il trust) verso gli affidamenti, Urbino, organised by Università Degli Studi di Urbino Carlo Bo and DIGIUR Dipartimento di Giurisprudenza
  • I Trust a San Marino: Corso di formatione, advanced studies organised by La Fondazione Banca Centrale della Repubblica di San Marino (San Marino)
  • Days of Law 2014 Conference organised by Masaryk University Faculty of Law, Brno

2013

  • Vienna Forum on European Energy Law organised by the European Energy Community, Vienna

2012

  • Conference organised for the 20 th Anniversary of Dacheng Law Offices, Beijing
  • Institut suisse de droit comparé, Lausanne
  • Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, London

2010

  • Universität Wien (University of Vienna)

2008

  • Humboldt Universität zu Berlin (Humboldt University Berlin)
  • International Bar Association Annual Conference, Buenos Aires

2007

  • International Bar Association Annual Conference, Singapore

2006

  • Max-Planck-Institut für Ausländisches und Internationales Privatrecht, Hamburg
  • Interlegal General Meeting, Mallorca
  • Interlegal General Meeting, Rome

2005

  • International Competition Enforcement Conference organised by International Bar Association, Tokyo
  • Interlegal General Meeting, Milan

2004

  • Universität Wien, in the frame of foreign relationships of Eötvös Loránd University
  • International Bar Association Annual Conference, Auckland
  • National rapporteaur on the Congress of the Fédération Internationale pour le Droit Européen, Dublin

2003

  • Helsingin Yliopisto (University of Helsinki), in the frame of foreign relationships of Eötvös Loránd University
  • International Bar Association Annual Conference, San Francisco

2002

  • Helsingin Yliopisto (University of Helsinki), in the frame of foreign relationships of Eötvös Loránd University
  • International Bar Association Annual Conference, Durban

2001

  • Universität Wien, in the frame of foreign relationships of Eötvös Loránd University

2000

  • Universität Wien, in the frame of foreign relationships of Eötvös Loránd University
  • Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Tempus scholarship
  • International Bar Association Annual Conference, Amsterdam
  • Training for lawyers outside the state administration Phare program, in the frame of the program professional visit to Berlin, Luxembourg and Brussels

1999

  • Università degli Studi di Padova, in the frame of foreign relationships of Eötvös Loránd University
  • Georg-August Universität Göttingen, Tempus scholarship
  • EC law postgraduate course of the Deutsche Stiftung für internationale rechtliche Zusammenarbeit, Berlin

1998

  • Universität Trier, Tempus scholarship

1997

  • Institut suisse de droit comparé, scholarship of the Swiss Ministry of Justice, Lausanne

1996

  • Institut suisse de droit comparé, scholarship of the Swiss Ministry of Justice, Lausanne
  • Blanche Lucas Placement Scheme, postgraduate course of the British Hungarian Law Association, London

1992

  • Leopold-Wenger-Institute für Rechtsgeschichte, Tempus scholarship, Munich
  • Conference on „The Role of The Lawyer in Enhancing International Business and Investment“ organised by The Canadian Bar Association, Prague

Participation in professional programs

 

member of the working group ‘Representation’ during the codification of the new Code of Civil Procedure

 

2010 – 2012

member of the working group named ‚Legal Persons‘ during the codification of the new Civil Code

 

1999 – 2000

lecturer in the frame of the Phare program Training for lawyers outside the state administration

 

1998 – 2002

secretary and member of the working group named ‚Law of Things‘ during the codification of the new Civil Code

 

Public memberships, functions

 
  • member of the Civil Law Division of the Hungarian Lawyers‘ Association
  • member of the Budapest Bar Association
  • member of the Hungarian Division Society of the Fédération Internationale pour le Droit Européen
  • member of the Hungarian Society of Political Sciences
  • member of the International Bar Association
  • member of the Selden Society (London)
  • member of the Interlegal
  • Global Research Institute for Business Academics (GRIBA, Melbourne), Advisory Board member
  • member of the Society of Private Law Tutors
  • member of the public body of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
  • member of the legal professional examination committee of the Ministry of Justice
  • member of the Legal Section of the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce an

Lectures

1998 -

lecturer at the Eötvös Loránd University (Budapest), Faculty of Law

2002 -

lecturer at the Károli Gáspár University (Budapest), Faculty of Law

 

lecturer in several Hungarian and international conferences

2007 -

lecturer at the Santa Clara University School of Law Summer University (Budapest)

Languages

 

English (intermediate state exam, 1988)

 

German (intermediate state exam, 1997)

 

Latin (reading), French, Italian, Russian - basic skills

Contact

 

Kelemen, Mészáros, Sándor and Partners Law Office: +36-1-221-8472, +36-30-950-1271

 

Eötvös Loránd University, Faculty of Law, Roman Law Department: +36-1 411-6506

 

Károli Gáspár Reformed University, Faculty of Law, Civil Law and Roman Law Department: +36-1-801-9740

 

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