Founded in 1965 by lawyers committed to legal excellence, Liedekerke is an independent law firm recognised for its leadership and expertise and with an international reputation built upon an unchallenged expertise.

A premium Belgian business law firm for nearly 60 years with offices in Brussels, London, Kinshasa and Kigali, our firm is dedicated to providing a world-class service by consistently delivering the finest assistance and guidance.

The firm has a strong advisory practice based on sector expertise and an in-depth knowledge of Belgian and European law. As an essential complement to its advisory activities, it represents clients in complex litigation before national, European and international courts, both judicial and arbitral, the Court of Cassation, the Council of State and the Belgian Constitutional Courts.

Each of our practice areas is highly regarded with lawyers recognised for their utter commitment to our clients’ interests. As a client you can rely on creative and multidisciplinary teams which can advise on all types of matters in Belgium and also assist with cross-border projects, thanks to our solid international service capabilities and relationships with leading law firms across the world,. Liedekerke is recognized for its ability to quickly mobilize competent, flexible and multidisciplinary.

Our strategy is supported by an understanding of our clients' values and a commitment to meeting their needs. We make significant investments to guarantee that clients profit from our extensive expertise and industry insights, have access to the ideal team for the work, and that we use the proper methods and cutting-edge technologies to each circumstance.

Our clients, active in a broad range of industries, including financial services and financial institutions, energy, real estate and construction, environment, TMT, retail, consumer goods and trade, public authorities and government agencies, automotive, transport, infrastructure and logistics, funds and asset management amongst others rely on us to consistently go above and beyond their expectations. We offer them the finest legal guidance possible, combining the firm's solid international capability with strong local roots and in-depth regional knowledge.

With over 130 lawyers including 31 partners, our goal is not to be the largest firm but to be the firm of choice for clients who require trusted advice and innovative and business-aware legal solutions. Although we excel in minimising conflict, when litigation is unavoidable, we have a record of prevailing in court.

Areas of Practice

  • Banking & Finance
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Employment & Benefits
  • Real Estate
  • Restructuring & Insolvency
  • Trade Practices & Consumer Law
  • Capital Markets
  • Competition & European Law
  • Financial Services Regulatory
  • IP / IT / Data Protection
  • Regulatory
  • Tax
  • White-Collar Crime & Compliance
  • Litigation
  • International arbitration and Dispute Resolution