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DE KLEETLAAN 2, 1831 DIEGEM, BELGIUM
Tel:
Work +32 2 774 64 40
Fax:
Fax +32 2 774 99 50
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Web:
www.hvglaw.be
EY Law, Leen Ketels, Brussels, BELGIUM

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Leen Ketels

Tel:
Work +32 2 774 60 22
Email:
EY Law

Work Department

Tax

Position

Leen Ketels leads the Tax team. She advises and assists clients at every stage of the resolution process from tax audits to administrative appeals and, where necessary, tax litigation. She represents clients in negotiations with the tax administration and during both administrative and legal procedures. Leen has a very extensive experience in court procedures before all Belgian Courts (Supreme Court, Constitutional Court) up to pleading experience before the European Court of Justice.

Career

Leen became Partner with HVG in 2016. Prior to joining HVG (2013), she worked as a tax attorney-at-law for Loyens & Loeff and Dumon, Sablon & Vanheeswijck. Leen joined the Brussels bar in 2004..

Languages

English, Dutch and French

Member

Member of the Brussels' Bar

Education

Leen graduated cum laude in Law (2003) from the University of Leuven (KUL) and obtained a cum laude post-graduate degree in Tax Law (2004) from the University of Leuven (KUL).


Belgium

Tax

Within: Tax

Tax controversy is a mainstay at HVG advocaten-avocats, though tax advisory work also features. It clients operate in various sectors, including energy, TMT and life sciences. The firm also benefits from its multi-disciplinary cooperation with EY Law. A team led by practice head Leen Ketels acted for Uber in a tax audit concerning all possible fields of taxation.

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