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Work +32 2 543 70 80
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www.simontbraun.eu

Manuela von Kuegelgen

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Work +32 2 533 17 33
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Simont Braun

Work Department

Real estate law; Town planning law; Environmental law; Administrative law.

Position

Manuela von Kuegelgen is a specialist in real estate transactions and administrative law, town and country planning law, and environmental law.

She assists Belgian and international clients in structuring complex real estate transactions, real estate development and related litigation.

Manuela von Kuegelgen has drafted a complete recast of the Housing Code for the Bruxelles-Capitale Region (Brussels). The legislative ordinance has entered into force on 1 January 2018.

She was a teaching assistant at ULB from 1989 to 2007 in the law of obligations and contracts, and in security interests. She is still regularly invited to speak at training courses and seminars on real estate law and town and country planning law, notably for public entities.

Manuela von Kuegelgen is the author of various publications in French and English on the law of obligations and contracts and on administrative and environmental law.

 

Career

Admitted to the Bar of Brussels in September 1989; Associate and then partner of the lawfirm STIBBE (1989-2004); Chief Legal Officer of the Group Robelco (2004-2005); Joined Simont Braun in February 2006; Partner of Simont Braun since 1st January 2008.

Languages

French, English and Dutch.

Member

Manuela von Kuegelgen is a member of the editorial committee of “Jurimpratique”.

Education

Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) (Law, 1989).


Belgium

Real estate and construction

Within: Leading individuals

Manuela von Kuegelgen - Simont Braun

Within: Real estate and construction

The 'reactive and pragmatic' team at Simont Braun is well known for its 'strong expertise in construction, public and administrative law'. In a prominent highlight for the multidisciplinary practice, the firm was selected by means of a public tender to assist the Urban Development Corporation in Brussels with creating and implementing the Contemporary and Modern Art Museum and Architecture Museum development project. The 'brilliant' and 'very knowledgeable' Manuela von Kuegelgen leads the team. Counsel Martin Bassem departed the firm to become corporate legal counsel at SNCB.

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