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Dispute Resolution — Belgium


Allen & Overy LLP - Dispute Resolution Department

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Band 1

第一等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Interviewees underline that Koen Van den Broeck is "very meticulous and a great advocate in court who is very engaged for his clients." He has considerable experience representing clients in corporate litigations, particularly concerning distribution law and insolvency. He often acts as an arbitrator.

Clients enthuse that Joost Everaert offers truly outstanding client service and add that "what distinguishes him is his organisational skills." He has a considerable reputation in the fields of white-collar crime, corporate investigations and energy-related disputes. Interviewees describe him as "one of the best" and "a brilliant legal mind." He recently acted for a major energy company on an arbitration claim for the reimbursement of payments for natural gas supplies.

Werner Eyskens is highlighted for his "very precise and accurate advice." He is particularly active in the transport sector, advising on aviation and shipping disputes, and recently represented a logistics group in arbitration, defending the group against claims for an alleged breach of a share purchase agreement. His other areas of focus include commercial, post-acquisition and construction litigation.

Tom Schoors advises clients from the insurance and energy sectors on contractual, construction and antitrust disputes. He recently advised a client from the insurance sector on coverage for damage claims following a terrorist attack. Schoors also acts on arbitration cases.

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Hanotiau & Van den Berg - Dispute Resolution Department

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第一等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Bernard Hanotiau is a vastly experienced international arbitrator with an esteemed reputation in Belgium and abroad. He is a professor emeritus of the law school of Louvain University.

One commentator regards Pascal Hollander as "without hesitation, the best arbitrator in Belgium" and a lawyer who is "not afraid to take on large, technical files." He principally focuses on cross-border arbitration but is also active in commercial litigation.

Albert Jan Van den Berg is regarded as "one of the best arbitrators" with an "outstanding reputation" in the field of international arbitration. He acts as counsel in commercial arbitration procedures and has substantial experience acting as an arbitrator on cases relating to finance, infrastructure, energy, technology and telecommunications.

Paul Lefebvre is a founding partner at the firm and has been admitted to the Belgian Supreme Court. He handles a broad range of matters as both arbitrator and counsel and is described as "really clever and quick to understand what you need and what you want."

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Linklaters - Dispute Resolution Department

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Band 1

第一等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

According to clients, Françoise Lefèvre is "very persuasive and can explain complex matters in very simple words, even in a difficult, technical case." She is highly regarded in the area of white-collar crime and frequently acts on regulatory investigations and litigation for clients from the corporate, financial and construction industries. She is also a renowned arbitrator.

Joost Verlinden assists clients with commercial litigation and is regarded as particularly strong in post-acquisition matters, as well as insolvency and product liability disputes. One client is impressed by his ability to "proactively guide" his clients and highlights "his extensive knowledge of local and European law." The same source adds that many clients "look to him to lead discussions on defence strategy" in contentious matters.

Stefaan Loosveld represents financial institutions in restructuring and insolvency matters. Loosveld also acts on contentious regulatory investigations and arbitration cases. He acted for SNCB as defendants on a state aid claim brought by JCDecaux. Clients say that he is "very responsive and commercial, and his advice is precise and concise."

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Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick - Dispute Resolution Department

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Band 2

第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Hakim Boularbah is regarded by one source as "the absolute number one for transnational litigation, with a name that resonates beyond borders." Described as "a tough litigator who will also take a reasonable view," his practice focuses on civil and commercial litigation and he is praised for his pleasant approach to negotiations. He also acts as an arbitrator, recently being appointed sole arbitrator in an OHADA arbitration between an African state and a Belgian company regarding the contract for the supply of a biometric system.

Aimery de Schoutheete is co-founder of the firm's Africa desk and has notable experience handling litigation in the fields of distribution, manufacturing and insurance. He has particular expertise in relation to Congolese law and is described by one client as "very proactive and able to provide very accurate advice."

According to interviewees, Nicolas Angelet is "probably the most renowned counsel to African states for litigation." He has frequently acted for the Democratic Republic of the Congo on international arbitration, including representing the DRC in a case against Uganda concerning armed activities in the Congo. Angelet also acts for private companies and other governments, and wins praise for his work in matters concerning public international law.

Foreign desks Headed by Aimery de Schoutheete, the team has an excellent reputation for assisting both private companies and governments with disputes in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The group advises on disputes in the mining, energy and corporate sectors and has frequently represented the Congolese government in contentious matters. The team defended the Société des Grands Hôtels du Congo in cassation proceedings.

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NautaDutilh - Dispute Resolution Department

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Band 2

第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Marc van der Haegen has notable experience in a range of dispute resolution matters, advising clients on financial and corporate litigation, as well as liability disputes. Van der Haegen is also active on arbitration cases.

Clients describe Stan Brijs as a "really smart guy who is both commercial and tough in court." Brijs assists clients from the banking sector with insolvency, enforcement and liability matters. He also represents clients in competition disputes.

Sophie Jacmain represents a number of banks and private equity funds in bankruptcy, real estate and commercial litigation. She also has a strong focus on contentious insolvency matters and enforcement issues. Sources report that she is "one of the best for insolvency issues," while clients add that she "dealt with issues effectively."

Dirk van Gerven is particularly active on corporate and financial law disputes, frequently representing clients in post-M&A litigation and other corporate disputes.

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Stibbe - Dispute Resolution Department

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第二等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Recent new arrival Nicolas Résimont specialises in cross-border litigation and arbitration, with notable experience in the banking and energy sectors. He also advises clients in the pharmaceutical sector, recently acting for Perrigo on post-M&A arbitration proceedings concerning allegations of fraud and breach of warranties against the seller, following Perrigo's acquisition of Omega Pharma. Clients describe Résimont as a "problem solver" and highlight his "analytical skills, technical knowledge and empathy."

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Many organisations are confronted with significant, often complex disputes. We assist our clients in responding appropriately, reducing negative impact on their business and reputation. 

With one of the largest and leading litigation practices in the Benelux, our integrated teams manage our clients' cases with a high degree of efficiency.

We have a special focus on cross-border litigation, acting for and against foreign entities, tailoring our legal assistance towards commercially and strategically sensible solutions. Furthermore, we advise and litigate in a wide variety of disputes including, but not limited to, corporate disputes, contractual disputes, tort law disputes, disputes in the banking and finance sector, insolvency-related disputes, disputes involving allegations of fraud and other corporate crimes, antitrust disputes and product liability disputes.

Our litigation lawyers handle complex matters for multinationals, financial institutions, institutional investors, and national and international governmental organisations. 

We assist and represent our clients in every phase of the proceedings before the courts within the Benelux and regarding international arbitration. We also act before Belgium’s Supreme Court, the European Court of Justice, and the European Court of Human Rights.

Please visit the Stibbe website for more details about our work in this category: https://www.stibbe.com/en/expertise/practiceareas/litigation-and-dispute-resolution




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Eubelius - Dispute Resolution Department

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第三等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Herman De Bauw is renowned for handling disputes in the area of market practices, consumer protection and distribution law. Interviewees report that he is "one of the best for litigation in trade practices" and one client confirms that he is the "person you want to entrust with your case" when it comes to matters involving trade practices and consumer law. He also represents clients in commercial and competition law disputes.

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QUINZ - Dispute Resolution Department

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Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Benoit Allemeersch is active in financial litigation, corporate disputes and commercial arbitration. He recently represented Belfius in a class action suit filed involving 2,000 Arco shareholders. He is recognised as "a fantastic lawyer, one of the best of the new generation" by sources, who are impressed by his technical skills and commercial insight and add that he is "very solid on the difficult procedural issues."

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Simont Braun - Dispute Resolution Department

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Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Lucien Simont has a broad experience of both commercial litigation and arbitration matters. Market commentators particularly single him out because of his experience as a Supreme Court lawyer.

Paul Alain Foriers represents clients in commercial, company and financial litigation. Clients report that he has "a lot of gravitas and is capable of litigating in front of the Supreme Court." Other sources describe him as an "old-fashioned lawyer who is able to tackle everything; he is very efficient."

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ALTIUS - Dispute Resolution Department

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Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Christophe Ronse handles a wide range of commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on intellectual property and life sciences. Sources view him as an "expert strategist" who "brings a detailed and strategic outlook to cases, sets the mark for how cases proceed and brings experience from the outset."

Alexander Hansebout represents clients in domestic and international litigation proceedings relating to distribution issues, contractual matters, insolvency and debt recovery. Sources laud his ability to "find the core question, analyse the dispute and get to the central part of the case without getting stuck in irrelevant details," while clients praise his deep understanding of Belgian legal procedures and his proactive approach to litigation.

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Clifford Chance LLP - Dispute Resolution Department

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Band 4

第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Clients report that Sébastien Ryelandt has achieved good results when stepping in on cases and add that he "manages issues very proactively and thoroughly." Ryelandt has a broad litigation practice, advising on banking disputes, corporate litigation and white-collar crime. He also represented KONE in a cartel damages action.

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DLA Piper UK LLP - Dispute Resolution Department

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第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Christian Van Buggenhout has a strong financial litigation practice, representing clients in restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy disputes. He also assists with corporate disputes. Sources regard him as a specialist in contentious insolvency cases and praise his "good reputation in restructuring litigation."

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Loyens & Loeff - Dispute Resolution Department

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Band 4

第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Peter Callens represents clients in post-M&A litigation and arbitration and handles shareholder disputes. He is described by interviewees as a "very smart litigator and a gentleman who makes points firmly but in a nice way."

Since publication, Martine De Roeck has left this practice.

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Lydian - Dispute Resolution Department

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第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

According to sources, Hugo Keulers is "very good for insurance matters" and continually impresses through his extensive knowledge of insurance and reinsurance disputes. He also acts on commercial and contract disputes, arbitration and mediation cases. Keulers represented Eurotech in a liability litigation following the failure of lock doors on the river Meuse.

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Monard Law - Dispute Resolution Department

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Band 4

第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Foreign desks Headed by Damian Brodzinski and Ben Hermans, the firm's multidisciplinary Polish desk advises Polish clients on a range of issues. In disputes, the team has acted for Polish software development company Comarch on a dispute concerning wrongful termination of a licensing agreement.

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Strelia - Dispute Resolution Department

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Band 4

第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Jean-Pierre Fierens focuses on corporate and contract law and is particularly noted for his mediation and arbitration abilities. Clients value his "hands-on approach, experience and knowledge" and describe him as both "customer-oriented and solution-driven."

Olivier Clevenbergh handles commercial contracts and M&A disputes and acts as counsel in Belgian arbitration tribunals. Sources view him as a "terrific litigator" with impressive experience and a focus on distribution law litigation.

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Van Bael & Bellis - Dispute Resolution Department

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Band 4

第四等

Chambers Commentary (based on the Chambers research)

Catherine Longeval represents clients in disputes in a number of areas, such as life sciences, unfair trade, distribution and product liability. Clients highlight her ability to "quickly understand the problem and explain the next step in simple terms."

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Please visit Van Bael & Bellis’ website for more information on our work in this field: http://www.vbb.com/corporate-commercial-regulatory/litigation-and-arbitration

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Senior Statesperson

Simont Braun

From the Chambers Global guide

Lucien Simont has a broad experience of both commercial litigation and arbitration matters. Market commentators particularly single him out because of his experience as a Supreme Court lawyer.

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Senior Statesperson

Koen Van den Broeck

Allen & Overy LLP

From the Chambers Global guide

Interviewees underline that Koen Van den Broeck is "very meticulous and a great advocate in court who is very engaged for his clients." He has considerable experience representing clients in corporate litigations, particularly concerning distribution law and insolvency. He often acts as an arbitrator.

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Senior Statesperson

Marc van der Haegen

NautaDutilh

From the Chambers Global guide

Marc van der Haegen has notable experience in a range of dispute resolution matters, advising clients on financial and corporate litigation, as well as liability disputes. Van der Haegen is also active on arbitration cases.

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Senior Statesperson

Omega Law

From the Chambers Global guide

Johan Verbist of Omega Law is a "superb lawyer" and a highly regarded Supreme Court lawyer, according to sources, who note his strong white-collar crime practice. Verbist also advises on financial and corporate litigation, construction disputes and arbitration cases.

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Band 1

Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick

From the Chambers Global guide

Hakim Boularbah is regarded by one source as "the absolute number one for transnational litigation, with a name that resonates beyond borders." Described as "a tough litigator who will also take a reasonable view," his practice focuses on civil and commercial litigation and he is praised for his pleasant approach to negotiations. He also acts as an arbitrator, recently being appointed sole arbitrator in an OHADA arbitration between an African state and a Belgian company regarding the contract for the supply of a biometric system.

^ See whole ranking table

Band 1

Allen & Overy LLP

From the Chambers Global guide

Clients enthuse that Joost Everaert offers truly outstanding client service and add that "what distinguishes him is his organisational skills." He has a considerable reputation in the fields of white-collar crime, corporate investigations and energy-related disputes. Interviewees describe him as "one of the best" and "a brilliant legal mind." He recently acted for a major energy company on an arbitration claim for the reimbursement of payments for natural gas supplies.

^ See whole ranking table

Band 1

Jean-Pierre Fierens

Strelia

From the Chambers Global guide

Jean-Pierre Fierens focuses on corporate and contract law and is particularly noted for his mediation and arbitration abilities. Clients value his "hands-on approach, experience and knowledge" and describe him as both "customer-oriented and solution-driven."

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Band 1

Françoise Lefèvre

Linklaters

From the Chambers Global guide

According to clients, Françoise Lefèvre is "very persuasive and can explain complex matters in very simple words, even in a difficult, technical case." She is highly regarded in the area of white-collar crime and frequently acts on regulatory investigations and litigation for clients from the corporate, financial and construction industries. She is also a renowned arbitrator.

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Band 2

Benoit Allemeersch

QUINZ

From the Chambers Global guide

Benoit Allemeersch is active in financial litigation, corporate disputes and commercial arbitration. He recently represented Belfius in a class action suit filed involving 2,000 Arco shareholders. He is recognised as "a fantastic lawyer, one of the best of the new generation" by sources, who are impressed by his technical skills and commercial insight and add that he is "very solid on the difficult procedural issues."

^ See whole ranking table

Band 2

NautaDutilh

From the Chambers Global guide

Clients describe Stan Brijs as a "really smart guy who is both commercial and tough in court." Brijs assists clients from the banking sector with insolvency, enforcement and liability matters. He also represents clients in competition disputes.

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Band 2

Paul Alain Foriers

Simont Braun

From the Chambers Global guide

Paul Alain Foriers represents clients in commercial, company and financial litigation. Clients report that he has "a lot of gravitas and is capable of litigating in front of the Supreme Court." Other sources describe him as an "old-fashioned lawyer who is able to tackle everything; he is very efficient."

^ See whole ranking table

Band 2

Christian Van Buggenhout

DLA Piper UK LLP

From the Chambers Global guide

Christian Van Buggenhout has a strong financial litigation practice, representing clients in restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy disputes. He also assists with corporate disputes. Sources regard him as a specialist in contentious insolvency cases and praise his "good reputation in restructuring litigation."

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Band 2

Linklaters

From the Chambers Global guide

Joost Verlinden assists clients with commercial litigation and is regarded as particularly strong in post-acquisition matters, as well as insolvency and product liability disputes. One client is impressed by his ability to "proactively guide" his clients and highlights "his extensive knowledge of local and European law." The same source adds that many clients "look to him to lead discussions on defence strategy" in contentious matters.

^ See whole ranking table

Band 3

Loyens & Loeff

From the Chambers Global guide

Peter Callens represents clients in post-M&A litigation and arbitration and handles shareholder disputes. He is described by interviewees as a "very smart litigator and a gentleman who makes points firmly but in a nice way."

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Band 3

Olivier Clevenbergh

Strelia

From the Chambers Global guide

Olivier Clevenbergh handles commercial contracts and M&A disputes and acts as counsel in Belgian arbitration tribunals. Sources view him as a "terrific litigator" with impressive experience and a focus on distribution law litigation.

^ See whole ranking table

Band 3

Eubelius

From the Chambers Global guide

Herman De Bauw is renowned for handling disputes in the area of market practices, consumer protection and distribution law. Interviewees report that he is "one of the best for litigation in trade practices" and one client confirms that he is the "person you want to entrust with your case" when it comes to matters involving trade practices and consumer law. He also represents clients in commercial and competition law disputes.

^ See whole ranking table

Band 3

Allen & Overy LLP

From the Chambers Global guide

Werner Eyskens is highlighted for his "very precise and accurate advice." He is particularly active in the transport sector, advising on aviation and shipping disputes, and recently represented a logistics group in arbitration, defending the group against claims for an alleged breach of a share purchase agreement. His other areas of focus include commercial, post-acquisition and construction litigation.

^ See whole ranking table

Band 3

Catherine Longeval

Van Bael & Bellis

From the Chambers Global guide

Catherine Longeval represents clients in disputes in a number of areas, such as life sciences, unfair trade, distribution and product liability. Clients highlight her ability to "quickly understand the problem and explain the next step in simple terms."

^ See whole ranking table

Band 3

ALTIUS

From the Chambers Global guide

Christophe Ronse handles a wide range of commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on intellectual property and life sciences. Sources view him as an "expert strategist" who "brings a detailed and strategic outlook to cases, sets the mark for how cases proceed and brings experience from the outset."

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Band 3

Patrick Van Leynseele

DALDEWOLF

From the Chambers Global guide

Patrick Van Leynseele of DALDEWOLF is particularly well recognised for alternative dispute resolution work. According to sources, he is "renowned for mediation in commercial disputes" and "the leading name for commercial mediation." Another interviewee also appreciates that he is a "very cheerful and open-minded person."

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Band 4

Janson Baugniet

From the Chambers Global guide

Interviewees highlight Cedric Alter of Janson Baugniet for his strength in restructuring and insolvency disputes. He is particularly active in disputes in the banking or commercial law fields. Alter acted for MKM on a judicial composition and bankruptcy-related litigation.

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Band 4

Dominique Blommaert

Janson Baugniet

From the Chambers Global guide

Dominique Blommaert of Janson Baugniet has a strong focus on banking litigation, representing both banks and directors in class actions and contentious insolvency cases. Sources describe him as a "very tough litigator" who is "intelligent and strategic." He also advises clients on acquisition disputes, recently handling private equity fund E-Capital's claim for damages relating to the collapse of an acquisition due to alleged wrongful actions on behalf of the buyers.

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Band 4

White & Case

From the Chambers Global guide

Several sources praise Thierry Bosly of White & Case for his work on contentious insolvency matters. He represents a number of clients from the financial services industry in commercial disputes and arbitration. He acted for Bank Indonesia on a dispute brought by the bankruptcy trustee of the bank's former Dutch subsidiary, seeking to recover liabilities from the parent bank and a related counterclaim.

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Band 4

Aimery de Schoutheete

Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick

From the Chambers Global guide

Aimery de Schoutheete is co-founder of the firm's Africa desk and has notable experience handling litigation in the fields of distribution, manufacturing and insurance. He has particular expertise in relation to Congolese law and is described by one client as "very proactive and able to provide very accurate advice."

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Band 4

Baker McKenzie

From the Chambers Global guide

Koen De Winter of Baker McKenzie represents clients from the IT and construction industries in IP, commercial, post-acquisition and product liability disputes. Clients report that he is "very precise, tries to put himself in the shoes of the client and is very good on strategic points." He acted for Becton Dickinson as a defendant on a patent infringement dispute.

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Band 4

contrast

From the Chambers Global guide

Luc Demeyere of contrast acts as both a litigator and an arbitrator. He advises on a range of corporate and financial disputes, including post-acquisition, construction and insurance disputes. Interviewees describe him as a "very experienced litigator and arbitrator who is good at getting into the details."

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Band 4

Alexander Hansebout

ALTIUS

From the Chambers Global guide

Alexander Hansebout represents clients in domestic and international litigation proceedings relating to distribution issues, contractual matters, insolvency and debt recovery. Sources laud his ability to "find the core question, analyse the dispute and get to the central part of the case without getting stuck in irrelevant details," while clients praise his deep understanding of Belgian legal procedures and his proactive approach to litigation.

^ See whole ranking table

Band 4

NautaDutilh

From the Chambers Global guide

Sophie Jacmain represents a number of banks and private equity funds in bankruptcy, real estate and commercial litigation. She also has a strong focus on contentious insolvency matters and enforcement issues. Sources report that she is "one of the best for insolvency issues," while clients add that she "dealt with issues effectively."

^ See whole ranking table

Band 4

Lydian

From the Chambers Global guide

According to sources, Hugo Keulers is "very good for insurance matters" and continually impresses through his extensive knowledge of insurance and reinsurance disputes. He also acts on commercial and contract disputes, arbitration and mediation cases. Keulers represented Eurotech in a liability litigation following the failure of lock doors on the river Meuse.

^ See whole ranking table

Band 4

Hanotiau & Van den Berg

From the Chambers Global guide

Paul Lefebvre is a founding partner at the firm and has been admitted to the Belgian Supreme Court. He handles a broad range of matters as both arbitrator and counsel and is described as "really clever and quick to understand what you need and what you want."

^ See whole ranking table

Band 4

Linklaters

From the Chambers Global guide

Stefaan Loosveld represents financial institutions in restructuring and insolvency matters. Loosveld also acts on contentious regulatory investigations and arbitration cases. He acted for SNCB as defendants on a state aid claim brought by JCDecaux. Clients say that he is "very responsive and commercial, and his advice is precise and concise."

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Band 4

Laurius

From the Chambers Global guide

Bert Luyten of Laurius advises companies, directors and investors on corporate, financial and contractual litigation. He has a number of clients from the banking, energy and IT sectors. Sources say that he is "a good litigator who handles large insurance litigation very well." He often represents clients in financial liability and fraud cases.

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Band 4

Sébastien Ryelandt

Clifford Chance LLP

From the Chambers Global guide

Clients report that Sébastien Ryelandt has achieved good results when stepping in on cases and add that he "manages issues very proactively and thoroughly." Ryelandt has a broad litigation practice, advising on banking disputes, corporate litigation and white-collar crime. He also represented KONE in a cartel damages action.

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Band 4

Allen & Overy LLP

From the Chambers Global guide

Tom Schoors advises clients from the insurance and energy sectors on contractual, construction and antitrust disputes. He recently advised a client from the insurance sector on coverage for damage claims following a terrorist attack. Schoors also acts on arbitration cases.

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Band 4

Jean-François Tossens

Tossens Goldman Gonne Lawyers

From the Chambers Global guide

Jean-François Tossens of Tossens Goldman Gonne acts as counsel and arbitrator on national and international arbitration. Sources describe him as “very intelligent and knowledgeable about arbitration.” Tossens also advises clients from the aeronautics and energy industries on partnership agreements, shareholders' disputes and post-acquisition litigation.

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Band 4

NautaDutilh

From the Chambers Global guide

Dirk van Gerven is particularly active on corporate and financial law disputes, frequently representing clients in post-M&A litigation and other corporate disputes.

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Up and Coming

Nicolas Résimont

Stibbe

From the Chambers Global guide

Recent new arrival Nicolas Résimont specialises in cross-border litigation and arbitration, with notable experience in the banking and energy sectors. He also advises clients in the pharmaceutical sector, recently acting for Perrigo on post-M&A arbitration proceedings concerning allegations of fraud and breach of warranties against the seller, following Perrigo's acquisition of Omega Pharma. Clients describe Résimont as a "problem solver" and highlight his "analytical skills, technical knowledge and empathy."

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