Welcome to VWEW Advocaten

Since its founding in 1993 VWEW Advocaten has always held the same principles in high esteem. We offer solution-oriented advice at competitive rates, and personal contact with one of partners is a given.

Our society and its work context is constantly evolving. That is why we have bundled the strength and expertise of various experts and are active in the following areas:



Contribution by Roeland Smits and Jan Vanbeckevoort to the 'Comparative Law Yearbook of International Business’

Roeland Smits and Jan Vanbeckevoort contributed to the recently published fortieth volume of the ‘Comparative Law Yearbook of International Business’ (Wolters Kluwer International; edited by Prof. Dennis Campbell). In this volume, practitioners and experts in a variety of legal fields examine issues from different national and regional perspectives about subjects ranging from investment, corporate law, litigation and dispute resolution, restrictive covenants, commercial law, etc. Roeland’s and Jan’s chapter covers the following topic: ‘European Union Directive 2016/943 and Trade Secrets in Belgium’. Their chapter can be downloaded here.

The entire volume can be purchased via the following link.

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VWEW Advocaten is celebrating its 25 anniversary !

Our offices will exceptionally be closed as from 12.30 p.m. on Friday October 5th, with limited availability by telephone during the whole afternoon. For urgent matters, please leave your name and telephone number and we will contact you as soon as possible.

We thank you.

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New associate corporate and commercial law

We are pleased to announce that Virginie Van Steenkiste has joined our firm in February. Virginie studied at the Université Libre de Bruxelles (Lic. 2002) and at Fordham University School of Law (LL.M. 2003). In 2011 she obtained an additional Master’s degree in corporate law from the Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel.

She practices corporate and commercial law. Virginie is trilingual (FR, NL, EN), and a member of the Brussels and New York Bars.

Virginie replaces Bianca Fank who left the bar and who has joined the legal department of one of our most important clients. We wish Bianca a lot of success with this new challenge.

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