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Simont Braun is a Belgian leading independent law firm providing tailored, creative and pragmatic solutions to our national and international clients in all areas of business law. 
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Firm profile for Global 2021

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This firm is also ranked in:

Europe 2021 FinTech 2022

About

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Number of partners: 15
Number of lawyers: 45
Languages: English, French, Dutch,German, Italian, Spanish

Firm Overview:
Simont Braun is a leading Belgian independent business law firm, whose approach to legal services promotes excellence, flexibility and efficiency.

As an independent law firm with a strong and highly-qualified local base, Simont Braun is best suited to offer its clients bespoke solutions to satisfy their requirements with precision and creativity.

As the firm develops strong relationships over the long term, Simont Braun adapts to its clients’ environment and shares their challenges, needs and concerns. This proximity allows the firm to be proactive and solution-oriented, establishing a comprehensive vision of its clients’ business and strategy.

Among its lawyers, the firm is able to boast recognised specialists with valuable experience in multiple high-profile matters in Belgium. Simont Braun’s lawyers are engaged in transactional and advisory work, as well as in dispute resolution. A number of the firm’s lawyers have academic activities as university professors, lecturers or members of editing committees of renowned legal publications.

Main Areas of Practice: 

Corporate M&A Capital Markets: Paul Alain Foriers, Sandrine Hirsch, Steven Callens, Axel Maeterlinck
Financial Services, Digital Finance & Insurance: Joan Carette, Philippe De Prez, Thomas Derval
Intellectual Property: Fernand de Visscher, Emmanuel Cornu and Eric de Gryse
IT, Data Protection & Trade Practices: Fernand de Visscher, Emmanuel Cornu and Eric de Gryse
Public & Administrative Law: Manuela von Kuegelgen, Laura Grauer, Renaud van Melsen
Real Estate, Construction Law, Environmental Law, Town & Regional Planning: Manuela von Kuegelgen and Thomas Braun
Dispute Resolution (National and international litigation before all Belgian courts including the Supreme Court, the Council of State and the Constitutional Court, national and international arbitration and mediation: Paul Alain Foriers, Béatrice Thieffry, Rafaël Jafferali, Steven Callens and Fanny Laune
Tax Law: Thomas Gernay, Guillaume Delfosse, Jacques Malherbe
White Collar Crime: Jean-François Terlinden

International Work:
The firm is active in domestic and international matters, working for both domestic and international clients and advising a large number of foreign and multinational companies in a broad variety of sectors. Simont Braun also advises foreign law firms on cross-border matters having a connection with Belgium. Simont Braun is the sole Belgian member of The Interlex Group, one of the most renowned international associations of leading law firms around the world. It consists of 47 law firms in 61 countries working on a non-exclusive basis, and is ranked by Chambers and Partners among the ‘Elite Legal Networks’. In the same spirit, Simont Braun has also established close relationships with foreign law firms chosen for their particular expertise in specific areas of law or sectors. Simont Braun’s teams provide assistance in French, Dutch and English, in addition to many of its partners and associates also being able to provide legal services in other

Global

This firm is also ranked in:

Europe 2021 FinTech 2022

Contributions

Total 2 contributions

Law and Practice

Litigation 2022 in Belgium

Authors: Béatrice Thieffry, Rafaël Jafferali, Steven Callens, Charles-Edouard Lambert

Law and Practice

Fintech 2021 in Belgium

Authors: Joan Carette, Philippe De Prez, Thomas Derval, Jean-Christophe Vercauteren

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

Total 14 Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

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Belgium

Corporate/M&A
Band 4
Dispute Resolution
Band 3

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Belgium

Corporate/M&A


Sandrine Hirsch
Band 3

Dispute Resolution: Litigation


Paul Alain Foriers
Senior Statespeople

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Senior Statespeople
Paul Alain ForiersDispute Resolution: Litigation
Band 3
Sandrine HirschCorporate/M&A

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Head Office

Avenue Louise 250/10

Brussels

Brussels Capital Region

Belgium

1050

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