Mr Gaetano Jannone > Strelia > Brussels, Belgium > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Dispute Resolution


Gaetano Jannone is a partner in our Dispute Resolution practice.


Gaetano focuses on commercial litigation and arbitration, at both national and international level.

Gaetano advises regularly clients on disputes relating to all kinds of commercial contracts, with a specific focus on distribution and agency, (industrial) contracting and commodity trading agreements. He also has relevant experience in insurance litigation, joint-venture disputes and acts as the secretary to arbitral tribunals.

In addition to his litigation practice, Gaetano regularly advises the firm’s clients on various matters of business and commercial law.

Prior to joining Strelia in 2017, Gaetano was an associate at the commercial and litigation practice group of an international law firm and was also a member of its Africa desk for 9 years.


French, Dutch, English, Italian


Gaetano holds a Master’s degree in Law (ULB, 2008). He participated in the Erasmus exchange programme at University of Aberdeen (Scotland) from 2007 to 2008.

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Industry focus: Retail

Led by cross-border franchising specialist Olivier Clevenbergh, Strelia regularly acts for franchising, distribution, and commercial real estate actors from Belgium and beyond. In recent months, the team has handled commercial partnership terminations, master franchise agreements, and disputes regarding various breaches of contract, including distributorships and events-based projects in the high fashion space. Clevenbergh is also known for his transactional expertise, assisting various supermarkets and apparel chains with their expansion efforts. Jean-Pierre Fierens is widely regarded for his capabilities as an arbitrator and litigator in distribution law cases and franchising agreements. Joanna Kolber and Gaetano Jannone are also noted.