Ms Griet Vanden Abeele > Tiberghien > Brussels, Belgium > Lawyer Profile


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Griet became partner in 2018.

Her professional focus is on the interaction between corporate tax and estate planning, and on national and international income tax. She has a substantial network and extensive experience in cross-border taxation between Belgium and the Netherlands.

Griet provides advice to families and their businesses in a national and international context.


She joined Tiberghien in 2013. She is a regular speaker at seminars.


Dutch, French, English.


She is a member of the Estate Planning Skill Group (ESPG) and of the Brussels Bar.


Solvay Business School (Master in Tax Management, 2003).
Catholic University of Leuven (Lic. Iuris, 2001).

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Tax

(Next Generation Partners)

Griet Vanden AbeeleTiberghien

Tax boutique Tiberghien is equally highly regarded by corporate, private and institutional clients across all areas of tax law. It generates a strong flow of work from entities based throughout the Benelux region, as well as foreign multinational corporates with operations in Belgium. Team head Koen Morbée is knowledgeable about the tax aspects of corporate, finance and real estate transactions. He has a particularly notable specialism in EU tax and international tax. Bernard Peeters has specialist knowledge of double tax treaties and Alain Van Geel‘s tax expertise has an interface with areas such as Belgian and international family law, matrimonial property law and inheritance law. Gerd Goyvaerts handles tax issues associated with Anglo-Saxon trusts and foundations, and anti-money laundering legislation. Another key figure is Stijn Vastmans, who heads up the VAT, customs and excise department. Notable individuals furthermore include Claudine BodeuxGriet Vanden Abeele and Robin Minjauw. In a significant development, the sports departments of Tiberghien and ALTIUS joined forces to form a new legal services provider dedicated to the sports sector, which is known as ATFIELD; tax expert Daan Buylaert is one of the key contacts at the new entity.