Mr Roel Fransis > Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick > Brussels, Belgium > Lawyer Profile

Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick
BOULEVARD DE L'EMPEREUR 3 KEIZERSLAAN
PO-MBD-2022-092
1000 BRUSSELS
Belgium
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Work Department

Banking and Insolvency / Finance, International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner

Career

Roel Fransis is a Partner in the Corporate and Finance Practice Group. He specialises in banking and (international) insolvency law (bankruptcy, European Insolvency Regulation, loans and security rights, attachments, work-outs and restructuring, director’s liability, including private international law). He advises national and international clients and has extensive experience in litigation in these fields.

He joined Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick in 2005 and became partner in 2014. He is a researcher at the Institute for Commercial and Insolvency Law of the University of Leuven. He is author of many publications in the field of insolvency law, and is a regular speaker at national and international conferences on insolvency law (ou dans la partie education)

 

Languages

Dutch, French English

Education

He holds a law degree (2005) and a PhD (2013) from the University of Leuven (KU Leuven).

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Insolvency and restructuring

Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick focuses on restructuring and insolvency proceedings, alongside banking and finance litigation, and is heavily involved in a number of major cross-border proceedings both as lead counsel and through referrals from international firms. Standout involvements include high-profile insolvencies in the manufacturing and metals sectors, as well as retail and aviation. The ‘proactive and consistent‘ team is led by ‘exceptional‘ dedicated insolvency and distressed finance practitioner Roel Fransis.