Mr Grégory Ernes > ALTIUS > Brussels, Belgium > Lawyer Profile

ALTIUS
HAVENLAAN, 86C B414
AVENUE DU PORT
1000 BRUSSELS
Belgium
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Work Department

Employment and Sports

Position

Partner

Career

Grégory handles a wide range of legal matters in the field of sports with European and International Law, with a particular focus on fundamental rights. He assists athletes, investors, sponsors, clubs and both national and international sports governing bodies.

Grégory lectures on “Sport and the internal market” at the University of Aix-Marseille. He also lectures on “Doping Law” and “Transfer and Agent Law” at the University of Lille. The Liège Bar lists Grégory as an expert in sports law.

Languages

Grégory is fluent in French and English

Memberships

Grégory is a member of the international lawyers’ association in football law (A.I.A.F.). He is also an arbitrator at the CIDD (Commission Interfédérale Disciplinaire en matière de Dopage) and the Disciplinary Committee of the International Judo Federation (F.I.J.), which is located in Paris.

Education

Lic.Jur. (University of Liège)

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Industry focus: Media and entertainment

A key name for clients seeking representation in sports law, the arts, media, and leisure, the team at ALTIUS also works with a diverse array of leading clients from the worlds of music, gaming, publishing and film. Patent infringement litigation, personality rights, data protection and high-profile sports talent transactions are all key workflows for the reputed team. Co-practice head Sven Demeulemeester is praised by clients for his ‘commercial and hands-on approach’ in sports litigation and arbitration, handling instructions both within Europe and throughout the Middle East, the Far East, and Africa. Grégory Ernes consistently works with athletes, sponsors, clubs, and governing bodies on a host of EU sports law matters. Olivier Vrins stands out for his wide-ranging IP rights expertise in the music and video-gaming sectors. Libel and defamation specialist Alexander De Bleeckere is also noted.