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NautaDutilh

CHAUSSÉE DE LA HULPE, 120, 1000 BRUSSELS, BELGIUM
Tel:
Work +32 2 566 80 00
DX:
56 BAB
Email:
Web:
www.nautadutilh.com
Amsterdam, Brussels, London, Luxembourg, New York, Rotterdam

Stan Brijs

Tel:
Work +32 2 566 8192
Email:
NautaDutilh

Work Department

Litigation & Arbitration, Insurance & Liability

Position

Partner

Career

Stan Brijs focuses on domestic and international litigation. His broad practice and expertise cover insolvency and corporate litigation, (cross-border) enforcement of judgments and arbitral awards, injunctive relief, and liability and insurance disputes. As a member of NautaDutilh's class actions team, Stan has developed specialised expertise in the rapidly growing area of mass tort claims. His clients include Belgian and international financial institutions and listed companies.Stan regularly publishes on selected topics of insolvency law, the enforcement of judgments and civil procedure.

From 1996 to 1999, he served as an advisor in the cabinet of the Belgian minister of justice. Stan joined NautaDutilh in 2003 and was named a partner in 2007.

Languages

Dutch, French and English

Member

Member of the Brussels Bar, member of the KUL's Institute for Insolvency Law.

Education

Stan graduated from the University of Leuven (KUL) in 1993 and received an LL.M from the University of Chicago in 1995.


Belgium

Dispute resolution

Within: Leading individuals

Stan Brijs - NautaDutilh

Within: Dispute resolution

NautaDutilh is lauded for its ‘consistently high quality’ and for its ability to deliver ‘impeccable results within the shortest deadlines’. The diverse practice excels in financial services, real estate, insolvency and commercial and corporate litigation and also has robust arbitration capability. Stan Brijs is ‘proactive and to-the-point’ and jointly heads the team alongside Sophie Jacmain. Jacmain is advising Artexis as a creditor in the Fisa Decofair bankruptcy. Of counsel Jean-François van Drooghenbroeck is also a senior figure in the team.

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Insolvency and restructuring

Within: Insolvency and restructuring

NautaDutilh provides ‘an impressively high quality’ and, according to one client, ‘we always receive clear explanations, no matter how complex the case’. Stan Brijs is ‘very convincing in negotiations’ and co-heads the department alongside Sophie Jacmain; together they advised the Belgian McGregor and Gaastra retail entities on their restructuring via a court-supervised sale of their activities. The team also regularly acts for creditors and acquirers of distressed assets.

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