Mr Jean Pierre Kesteloot > 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

Work Department

Insurance and Liability, Transport and Aviation

Position

Counsel

Career

Jean Pierre Kesteloot specialises in aviation and transport law (including shipping and railway) and insurance law. He acquired in-depth experience in these fields while working on numerous litigation cases on behalf of Belgian and foreign insurers and carriers. 

He is the author of several publications, primarily on transport law and insurance law, including a reference book on transport law (Larcier, 2020). He teaches transport insurance law at UCLouvain FUCaM (Mons).

Languages

French, Dutch, English

Education

He holds a law degree from the University of Louvain (UCL 1999). During his education he took part in an exchange program at the Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France. In addition he holds a diploma in aerospace law and maritime law (ULB 2003).

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Industry focus: Transport

(Rising stars)

Jean Pierre KestelootLiedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick

Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick‘s broad sector focus spans the aviation, maritime and railway sectors, where it routinely advises some of the largest commercial and public sector players in the Belgian market and beyond. In addition to its commercial work and Covid-19 response instructions, the team is also adept acting as defence counsel in various domestic proceedings, including before the Commercial Court and the Court of Appeal. Jean Pierre Kesteloot‘s comprehensive transport focus encompasses shipping, road carriage and insurance matters, with niche expertise in drones, autonomous vehicles and e-bikes.