Mrs Sophie Jacmain > NautaDutilh > Brussels, Belgium > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration, Restructuring & Insolvency




Sophie Jacmain specialises in litigation, in particular corporate, real estate and general commercial litigation.

Sophie is a highly regarded expert in restructuring and insolvency law. She has published several articles on various aspects of restructuring and insolvency proceedings and the structuring of collateral and has taught in these areas at the University of Brussels (ULB). She has also served as a trustee in bankruptcy and is often invited to speak at seminars.

Thanks to her experience and skills, Sophie is able to offer corporate clients and banks (e.g. BNP Paribas Fortis, ING, Aareal Bank, KBC, Electrabel, etc.) top-notch advice and support in relation to general commercial issues, litigation and insolvency-related files. She has also developed strong ties in these areas with private equity funds such as Cobepa, Chequers Capital, the Alpha funds and major Belgian companies including the Artexis Group, Easyfairs Group, Cofinimmo, JCDecaux, etc.


French, Dutch and English


Member of the Brussels Bar.

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Insolvency and restructuring

(Leading individuals)

Sophie JacmainNautaDutilh

With an international client base including a number of major corporates and financial institutions, NautaDutilh remains a standout for complex restructuring and insolvency proceedings both in and out of court, with involvements in high-profile litigation and cross-border restructurings. The team acts for creditors, debtors, and both distressed sellers and buyers, with ‘well-balanced‘ and ‘solutions-oriented‘ practice heads Sophie Jacmain and Stan Brijs highly respected within the market, evidenced by their regular appointments as administrators and judicial mediators, having previously advised the Belgian government on reforms to the country’s insolvency code.

Belgium > Dispute resolution

(Leading individuals)

Sophie JacmainNautaDutilh