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Dr. Ádám Schmidt

17:08 May 26, 2022


  • Place and date of birth: Budapest, 22/06/1980
  • Marital status: married, a father of two
  • Language skills: English – intermediate level



  • July 2021– member of the Board of Trustees, Foundation for the University of Physical Education
  • 1 December 2020– chief advisor for sport affairs, Cabinet Office of the Prime Minister
  • 2017–2019 external lecturer, Milton Friedman University
  • 2015– owner and head attorney, Ádám Schmidt & Co. Law Office (attorneyship on hold)
  • 2014–2022 member of the Supervisory Board, Hungarian Table Tennis Association
  • 2011–2017 external lecturer, Hungarian University of Sports Science
  • 2011–2014 sports lawyer, DLA Piper–Horváth and Co. Law Office
  • 2011–2020 lawyer, Hungarian Basketball Federation
  • 2009–2011 legal director, Hungarian Olympic Committee
  • 2008–2009 trainee solicitor, Dr. Andrea Szűcs Law Office
  • 2005–2008 trainee solicitor, Dr. Krasznai & Dr. Kollár Law Office
  • 2004–2005 trainee solicitor, Dr. Tóth & Co. Law Office
  • 2004 intern, New Atlantic Initiative
  • 2003–2004 intern, Dr. Lívia Kulcsár & Co. Law Office
  • 2000–2001 admissions tutor, educator (history), eFEB Adult Education Centre



  • 2008 bar examinations successfully passed
  • 1999–2004 Pázmány Péter Catholic University, Faculty of Law and Political Sciences

NATO delegation visits Hungary

11:55 October 3, 2023

In the last week of September, headed by National Military Representative of Hungary to NATO Lieutenant General Zoltán Mihócza, a NATO delegation from the Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE) was staying in Hungary.


Strengthening resilience is a collective task

11:40 October 3, 2023

The resilience of a nation requires the preparedness and support of civil citizens as well. Perhaps this is how one could sum up, in a single sentence, the most important theme of the inaugural Civil-Military Interaction Seminar (CMI Seminar) organized by the Headquarters Multinational Division Centre (HQ MND-C) in Budapest between 26–28 September.


Weapons Intelligence Teams attack the network

11:31 October 2, 2023

The International Training Branch of the HDF NCO Academy is holding an International Weapons Intelligence Team (WIT) Course for 19 soldiers from 14 NATO member states. On 27 September, in the organization of the NATO C-IED Centre of Excellence, the course participants were practicing Counter-Improvised Explosive Device (C-IED) techniques at Csobánka.


We ensure peace for Hungarians with the best equipment

11:21 October 2, 2023

“We ensure peace for Hungarians with the best equipment”, emphasized Defence Minister Kristóf Szalay-Bobrovniczky in a post that appeared on his Facebook page on Thursday, 28 September, on the occasion of visiting the Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) factory, the manufacturer of the Leopard main battle tanks in Munich, Germany.

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Saying thanks for the helicopter assistance

15:36 September 28, 2023

Slovenian ambassador to Budapest Dr. Marjan Cencen recently paid a visit to the Hungarian Defence Forces 86th Helicopter Wing to personally say thanks for the Hungarian assistance to Slovenia during one of the major natural disasters that had hit his country.

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NATO delegation from SHAPE

15:29 September 28, 2023

The NATO Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE) National Military Representatives are staying in Hungary. The delegation was welcomed by Major General Ferenc Kajári, Deputy Chief of the HDF General Staff on 26 September.

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Belgian ambassador pays introductory call

15:26 September 28, 2023

Defence Minister Kristóf Szalay-Bobrovniczky recently received in Budapest Jeroen Vergeylen, the new ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium accredited to Hungary.


Hungarian logistics officer receives a General’s recognition

14:04 September 26, 2023

In recognition of his outstanding performance in support of Exercise NOBLE JUMP 2023 live exercise, Major General John Mead, Deputy Chief of Staff Plans at NATO Joint Force Command Naples (JFCNP), presents Hugarian soldier Major Viktor Bozsik with a Certificate of Appreciation.


Training evaluation visit to the Aviation Wing

13:53 September 26, 2023

Between 17–22 September, in support of the Croatia-based Regional Arms Control Verification and Implementation Assistance Centre (RACVIAC) – Centre for Security Cooperation, the Hungarian Defence Forces General Staff Operations Directorate organized – on behalf of Hungary – the Confidence and Security Building Measures “Vienna Document 2011 Compliance and Verification Course”.

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Confidence and security – with intensifying cooperation

13:47 September 26, 2023

On Monday, September 18, General Dr. Gábor Böröndi, Chief of the HDF General Staff received, on a courtesy call, Rear Admiral Predrag Stipanović, Deputy Director of the Zagreb-based Regional Arms Control Verification and Implementation Assistance Centre (RACVIAC) – Centre for Security Cooperation.