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LANGE KIEVITSTRAAT 118-120, 2018 ANTWERP, BELGIUM
Tel:
Work +32 3 206 75 10
Fax:
Fax +32 3 206 75 11
Email:
Web:
http://www.crescolaw.com

Tessa Gijbels

Tel:
Work +32 3 206 75 10
Email:
Cresco Advocaten

Work Department

Corporate, commercial contracting and real estate.

Position

Tessa is a lawyer with an extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, joint ventures and general corporate advisory work. Tessa assists both domestic and international clients on a variety of commercial matters and contracts in their day-to-day business (such as supply agreements, distribution agreements, franchise agreements, co-operation agreements and general terms and conditions). Tessa advises furthermore on real estate related matters (real estate mergers and acquisitions and construction and lease agreements).

Career

Prior to being a partner at Cresco, Tessa was (senior) associate in the corporate and commercial department of Ambos NBGO (2010-2014) and associate in the corporate and transactions department of Loyens & Loeff between 2006 and 2010.

Languages

Dutch, French and English.

Member

Antwerp Bar.

Education

Tessa obtained her master in law at Leuven University (KUL, 2004) and also several post-academic degrees: master in tax law, Leuven University (KUL, 2005) and master in economic law, Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve and Sorbonne University of Paris (2006).


Belgium

Real estate and construction

Within: Real estate and construction

Cresco Advocaten acts for investors, entrepreneurs, domestic and foreign companies and public institutions; clients highlight the team’s ‘availability, responsiveness and pro-activeness’ among its major strengths. Filip De Schouwer is currently advising Percassi on various retail lease agreements in the Benelux region. The firm is also recommended for real estate litigation; Natalie Lemense is a key contact for dispute resolution. Tessa Gijbels and senior associate Steven Daems receive praise.

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