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Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick

Work Department

Labour and Employment / Corporate and M&A.


Managing Partner


Vincent Busschaert is one of the leading labour lawyers in Belgium. His daily fare consists of legal questions relating to individual and collective dismissals, transfers of undertakings, company restructuring, corporate labour law and the drafting and negotiation of individual and collective labour agreements. He acts on a daily basis for various international and Belgian clients and he is an experienced litigator in labour and employment matters. He further advises on issues such as incentive plans and fringe benefits. Vincent Busschaert also specialises in corporate law.

Vincent Busschaert has been an attorney since 1990 and a Partner at Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick since 2001. He has been the Managing Partner of the firm since January 2013.


Dutch, French, English.


Vincent Busschaert is a member of Lex Mundi Labor and Employment Group; Lex Mundi employee benefits and pensions Group; the European Employment Law Association; and l”Association des Juristes Practiciens du Droit Social’.


Vincent Busschaert holds a law degree from the University of Leuven (KU Leuven 1987) and a degree in international law from the University of Brussels (ULB 1990); in addition, he has a degree in finance from the University of Leuven (KU Leuven 2000).

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Employment

(Hall of Fame)

Vincent BusschaertLiedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick

Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick is highly regarded by clients on account of its ‘extremely responsive and client-focused’ approach to all manner of advisory and contentious labour law matters. The team boasts particular experience in international transfers of undertaking, dismissals (both collective and of protected workers), and trade union negotiations. Practice head Paul Geerebaert is a veteran in the market with significant experience acting for all manner of domestic and international companies before the Belgian labour courts. Vincent Busschaert is a similarly seasoned labour lawyer whose broad practice also encompasses incentive plans and fringe benefits. Leen Holvoet and Chloé Stassart are also recommended.