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Commercial, corporate and M&A
Commercial, corporate and M&A - ranked: tier 5

Verhaegen Walravens

The three-partner commercial, corporate and M&A practice at Verhaegen Walravens handles domestic and cross border instructions with particular expertise in assisting innovative start-ups, entrepreneurs and venture capital firms. In a recently work highlight Philip Walravens acted for the owners of F4PE on the sale of the company to DPS Engineering. It also advised Avisa on its successful cross-border merger with companies CDP and Lexfo. Jacques Verhaegen and Paula Martins Costa are names to note.

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Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 4

Verhaegen Walravens

Verhaegen Walravens' key strength lies in corporate litigation, and is well known for handling disputes brought by clients from the financial services, construction, technology and communications sectors. Practice head Philip Walravens is the key contact, and senior associate Julie Borgerhoff is also recommended.

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Employment
Employment - ranked: tier 4

Verhaegen Walravens

Recent work for Verhaegen Walravens’ employment practice includes health and safety matters, termination cases, and immigration issues. Department head Catherine Preumont 'knows labour law very well'.

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Fraud and white-collar crime
Fraud and white-collar crime - ranked: tier 2

Verhaegen Walravens

The team at Verhaegen Walravens has a solid track record defending false accounting, tax fraud and embezzlement issues for clients from the financial services, construction, technology and marketing sectors. Philip Walravens heads the practice.

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Industry focus: IT and telecoms
Industry focus: IT and telecoms - ranked: tier 3

Verhaegen Walravens

Verhaegen Walravens' 'responsive and flexible' technology and communications group is known particularly for its technology contracts practice and is 'proactive in giving advice on issues that clients' did not anticipate'. The group also has significant experience in representing telecoms sector clients, as well as in providing data protection advice.  Emmanuel Szafran, 'who stands out for his response times, business acumen and industry knowledge', heads up the team, which includes Florian De Rouck, who is recommended for GDPR compliance matters.

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