Eszter Gál is an associate in the corporate group, based in the Budapest office, where she offers clients expertise in complex corporate matters and M&A transactions. She always aims to understand clients’ business needs to ensure that the service provided to them is not only legally sound but also commercially viable. As a junior associate, Eszter has been involved in several domestic and cross-border cases, and she has experience in various aspects of corporate work, including M&A, private equity investments, joint ventures, corporate restructurings and general corporate matters. She also has experience in the energy sector, including in M&A and due diligence exercises in the field of renewable energy and electricity, and also in providing legal advice in energy regulatory matters, including the mandatory offtake regime, licensing and regulatory approvals. Before joining Bird & Bird, Eszter worked at a major Hungarian law firm, where she focused on M&A and corporate law matters. During her studies, she was an intern at several international law firms in Hungary and abroad.