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Stibbe

Energy

1 ranked lawyersBand 2BelgiumEurope 2021 View ranking table
DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Stibbe

Energy

1 ranked lawyersBand 2BelgiumEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Prominent regulatory practice with strong experience in the energy sector. Represents clients including engineering firms, systems operators and financial institutions in contractual matters, energy development projects and European regulatory matters. Strong offering in the renewables sector, with notable experience in offshore wind farms and solar parks.

Strengths

Clients appreciate that the team is "readily available, highly knowledgeable and we can rely on them."

Work highlights

Assisted Limburgse Reconversie Maatschappij with the construction of three solar farms in Flanders, two of them being floating farms.

Notable practitioners

Cedric Degreef is noted for advising financial institutions, utility companies and system operators on domestic and cross-border mandates that include renewable energy developments, green certificates, state aid and energy performance contracts. A client describes him as "proactive, quick, straightforward and passionate for his practice."

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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

Degreef, Cedric

Vandendriessche, Frederik

Industries

Banks

Chemicals

Construction & Materials

Energy

Government

Industrial Engineering

Mining & Metals

Real Estate

Transportation

Utilities

Energy Department

Stibbe

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Department location

Central Plaza

Loksumstraat 25 rue de Loxum

Brussels

Brussels Capital Region

Belgium

B-1000

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