Firm / Organisation

Eubelius

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Managing Partner: Matthias Wauters
Number of partners worldwide: 20
Number of other attorneys worldwide: 140

Firm Overview:
Eubelius is Belgium’s largest independent law firm, with offices in Brussels, Kortrijk and Antwerp. Their 20 partners, 18 (senior) counsels and more than 100 associates offer counselling and representation on Belgian and European law. The firm has privileged working relationships with outstanding independent law firms in many foreign jurisdictions, and a significant proportion of their work is cross-border (both inbound and outbound). The practice has a strong national and international focus. The firm serves a very diverse client base, ranging from Fortune 500 multinationals to local entrepreneurs, a large number of companies with public law status, and numerous Belgian companies which are part of large international groups. Eubelius represents all Belgian language communities and handles matters in English, Dutch, French and German.

Main Areas of Practice:
 

Banking & Finance:
■Financial Transactions
■Financial Services & Regulation
■Financial Litigation
■Insurance Regulation

Capital Markets & Listed Entities:
■Capital Markets Transactions, Public M&A
■Governance & Regulatory Matters Commercial & Consumer Protection:
■Commercial Law
■Commercial Practices & Consumer Protection

Competition:
■Implementation of distribution systems and other forms of cooperation agreements
■Merger Clearance
■State Aid Matters
■Compliance & Audit Services
■Competition Litigation
■Investigations by competition authorities

Corporate & M&A:
■Mergers & Acquisitions
■Private Equity & Venture Capital
■Corporate Advisory Services
■Restructuring & Insolvency
■Associations, foundations and not-for-profit organisations

Criminal Enforcement & Compliance  

Digital & Data Protection:
■Contracts
■E-commerce
■Privacy & HR issues
■Data Security & Cybercrime
■Technology & Transactions
■Data Protection

Dispute Resolution & Litigation  

Employment:
■Individual Labour Relations
■Collective Labour Relations
■Compensation & Benefits
■Well-being at work, equal treatment and privacy issues at the workplace
■Start-ups, Restructurings, Mergers & Acquisitions
■Employment law in the public sector
■Self-Employed Status and Management Contracts
■Social Security
■Litigation & Social Inspections

Energy:
■Regulatory Advice
■Dispute Resolution
■Mergers & Acquisitions
■Energy Project Development
■Energy Contracts

Estate Planning & Family Businesses:
■Property Management
■Property Planning
■Liquidation of Estates
■Property Planning Structures
■Family Businesses

Healthcare:
■Cooperation in the Healthcare Industry
■Mergers & Acquisitions in the Healthcare Industry
■Structuring & Financing of Healthcare Industry
■Employment in the Healthcare Industry
■Public Law & Institutional Advice

Intellectual Property  

Liability & Insurance  

Life Sciences:
■Assistance with the creation and follow-on financing rounds
■Assistance Upon Exit
■Capital Markets (including IPO)
■Internal Governance
■Employee Incentive Plans

Mobility:
■Assistance with transactions
■Drafting of Legislation
■Regulatory Advice
■Dispute Resolution & Litigation

Pensions:
■Pensions
■Benefits

Public & Administrative:
■Public Procurement & Government Contracts
■Environmental & Energy Law
■Constitutional Law
■Organising and structuring of public institutions and services
■Legal status of personnel in public bodies
■General Administrative Law

Public-Private Partnership:
■Public & Administrative Law
■Contract & Insurance Law
■Corporate & Banking & Finance Law
■Tax Law
■European Law
■Property Law
■Civil & Administrative Litigation

Real Estate:
■Structuring
■Regulatory Advice
■Capital Markets
■Dispute Resolution
■Public-Private Partnerships
■Environmental & Administrative Law

Restructuring & Insolvency  

State-Owned Enterprises:
■Structuring & Transactions
■Management Contracts
■Specific Legislation
■Public Procurement
■Personnel
■Governance
■State Aid & ESA
■Regulatory Advice

Tax:
■M&A Structuring
■Fund Structuring
■Real Estate Taxation
■Tax Disputes
■Taxation of non-profit organisations
■Estate Planning