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Ariane Brohez

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Loyens & Loeff

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Ariane is a member of the Real Estate team and of the Investment Management / Funds Team, based in Brussels.


Ariane has particular experience in structuring real estate funds, real estate investments (acquisition and disposals) and real estate financing. She assists clients in real estate transactions (portfolios, share deals, asset deals, sale & lease back, (re)financing), negotiating deals from initial offer or term sheet until closing, and advising on all tax, regulatory and legal aspects. Ariane also specialises in Belgian corporate tax law and withholding taxes, incl. international tax developments and GAAR, as well as in (the compliance of domestic legislation with) European law and Constitutional law. 


2017: Partner, Loyens & Loeff; 2014: Counsel, Loyens & Loeff; 2008: Senior Associate, Loyens & Loeff; 2006: Associate, Loyens & Loeff. Prior to joining Loyens & Loeff, Ariane worked for another prominent Belgian law firm. 


Ariane works in French, English and Dutch.


Ariane has been a member of the Brussels Bar (since 2001), of the International Bar Association (since 2008) and of the International Fiscal Association (since 2014).


Ariane holds a Law degree from the Université catholique de Louvain (Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, 2001). She also holds a Graduate degree in Tax from the EHSAL-Fiscale Hogeschool (Brussels, Belgium, 2003) and a Master’s Certificate in Tax Management from the Solvay Business School (Brussels, Belgium, 2005). She has made real estate and real estate financing her particular focus and has been awarded certificates for the Real Estate Executive Program of the Solvay Business School (2008) and for the Summer Institute in Real Estate Finance and Investment from the New York University (2008). She also holds the Certificate in Public Finance organised jointly by the Université catholique de Louvain and the Université de Liège (2013).


Real estate and construction

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Ariane Brohez - Loyens & Loeff

Within: Real estate and construction

Loyens & Loeff has been active handling high-value acquisitions and transactions in the real estate space. In one highlight, practice head Christophe Laurent led the advice to L’Etoile Properties (which was acting on behalf of Korea Investment & Securities) on the acquisition of a leasehold right worth €369m from Cofinimmo on the Egmont I and II office buildings in Brussels. Ariane Brohez is another key name.

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  • New reporting obligations for Luxembourg securitisation vehicles

    Recognising the close links between the securitisation activities of financial vehicles corporations engaged in securitisation transactions (FVCs) and monetary financial institutions, the European Central Bank (ECB) has adopted on December 19, 2008 Regulation (EC) No 24/2009 concerning statistics on the assets and liabilities of FVCs (the ECB Regulation).
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