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What the team is known for

Stibbe's energy team often works closely with the firm's real estate and public law departments on a range of matters that include power plant construction projects, Belgium's nuclear phase out and procurement matters. The team has a particular focus on matters involving wind and geothermal energy. It represents clients in contentious proceedings, including market manipulation investigations. Team members offer further experience in energy levy matters, negotiating power purchase agreements, energy storage projects and capacity remuneration,

Work highlights

Advised Hita on the development of geothermal power plants.

Notable practitioners

Frederik Vandendriessche enters the rankings this year on the back of a variety of work for clients from the renewable energy sector. He represents clients in contentious proceedings, development projects, procurement tendering, energy storage projects and capacity remuneration mandates.

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Overview

We are one of only a few law firms in the Benelux with a dedicated energy practice to meet the challenges our clients face.

There are many specialisms in the energy sector in which we assist our clients, including production and supply companies, system operators, large-scale industrial energy offtakers and public authorities (federal, regional and local).

Our energy practice possesses full sector and legal business understanding in a wide range of matters. These include negotiating and drafting agreements, advising and assisting on M&A transactions (including controlled auctions), projects (including E&P, power plants, wind parks, CCS and pipelines), commercial contracting, regulatory matters, transportation issues, emissions trading, and litigating disputes.

We also have extensive experience in matters involving national and European competition and regulatory authorities.

Teamwork with our colleagues who specialise in other legal areas ensure that our clients can benefit from a coordinated seamless service.

Members

Bouckaert, Jan

Vandendriessche, Frederik

Vandendriessche, Frederik

Industries

Banks

Chemicals

Construction & Materials

Energy

Government

Industrial Engineering

Mining & Metals

Real Estate

Transportation

Utilities

Energy

Stibbe

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Location

Central Plaza

Loksumstraat 25 rue de Loxum

Brussels

Brussels Capital Region

Belgium

B-1000

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Belgium

Energy


Frederik Vandendriessche
Band 3