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Work +32 2 551 15 15
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Brussels, Kinshasa, London

Stefaan Raes

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Work +32 2 551 14 52
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www.liedekerke.com
Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick

Work Department

Competition and European Law

Position

Partner

Career

Stefaan has been an attorney at the Brussels bar (1981-1994), a judge in the Court of first instance of Brussels (1994-1998), a judge in the Court of appeal of Brussels (1998-2004), president of the Competition Council (the Belgian Competition Authority, 2004-2013), and afterwards again a judge in the Court of appeal of Brussels (2013-2015). In the Court, he has presided the chamber having jurisdiction over cases of competition law. He joined Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick as a Partner in April 2015

Languages

Dutch, French, English

Education

Stefaan is licentiate in law of the University of Leuven (KU Leuven 1980) and Master of Laws (LL M) of the University of Chicago Law School (1981).


Belgium

Competition: Belgian law

Within: Competition: Belgian law

Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick has a strong pedigree in the Belgian competition law sphere, with its practice head Stefaan Raes having experience of serving as a judge at the Brussels Court of Appeal, and as the president of the Belgian Competition Authority. In private practice, Raes' competition law expertise is complemented by his knowledge about related areas, such as market practices and intellectual property. Raes and Simone Nudelholc are representing Proximus in litigation centred on a dispute with cable network operators over its cable network access. Other active clients include Multipharma, Uber and ABB Industrial Solutions.

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Legal Developments by:
Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick

  • FSMA MiFID Action Plan announced

    Like in many of our neighboring countries, the Belgian Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) is taking a more persistent approach in pursuing compliance with MiFID conduct of business. In that regard it has announced a “MiFID Action Plan”.
    - Liedekerke Wolters Waelbroeck Kirkpatrick

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