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Sandrine Hirsch

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Simont Braun

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Corporate Law; Mergers and Acquisitions; Capital Markets; Banking and Finance.


Sandrine Hirsch has a wide experience in the field of business law at large, with a specific focus on corporate law, capital markets and banking and finance. She interalia advises banks, investment companies, insurance companies and corporate groups in connection with M&A transactions, issues of securities and takeoverbids. She also assists family shareholders of large listed and unlisted companies in relation with all corporate and finance issues such as corporate governance, structuring of shareholdings, shareholders agreements…

She acts regularly in collaboration with investment banks and other professional advisors.

In addition, she handles litigation and arbitration proceedings relating to the areas of company law and financial law.

Sandrine Hirsch has published various contributions on company law and financial law. She is notably co-author of the book “Les offres publiques d’acquisition, 10 ans d’application de la réglementation” (Larcier, 2018). She is often invited to speak at seminars in those areas. She recently participated as speaker to several seminars on the upcoming reform of the Belgian Companies Code.


Junior associate at SIMONT GUTT & SIMONT (1983-1987); Senior associate at SIMONT & SIMONT, then STIBBE, SIMONT, MONAHAN DUHOT (1987-1994); Partner at STIBBE, SIMONT, MONAHAN DUHOT, renamed STIBBE (1994-2003); Partner at SIMONT BRAUN (since 2003).


French, English and Dutch.


Sandrine Hirsch is a member of the European Society for Banking and Finance Law (AEDBF/EVBFR), of the association “Avocats en droit boursier et financier/Advocaten in het beurs- en financieel recht”, of Guberna and of Women on Board.


Université Libre de Bruxelles (Law, 1982). University of Michigan Law School (L.L.M., 1983).


Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

The ‘prompt, efficient and professional’ team at Simont Braun has a broad finance and capital markets offering. Of particular note is its digital finance practice, which combines the expertise of finance, IP and data protection specialists. Paul Alain Foriers’ practice includes financial litigation. Sandrine Hirsch, Catherine Houssa and counsel Philippe De Prez are other names to note.

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Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

Independent Belgian firm Simont Braun’s ‘very responsive’ and ‘flexible’ corporate team excels in transactional, advisory and contentious matters. The team has seen significant growth, with recent hires at associate and senior associate levels. It is particularly active in the real estate and hotels sectors, though its client base stretches beyond these. Sandrine Hirsch heads the team, which also includes Steven Callens and Axel Maeterlinck.

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