Maarten Somers > Schoups > Antwerp, Belgium > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Private Construction Law; Public Procurement Law and PPP; International Construction Contracts


Maarten Somers is a partner at Schoups.

He is active in Property and Construction Law, both in Public and Private Law matters and Public Procurement Contracts & PPP. He is a member of the Bar of the province of Anwerp.

Maarten advises and represents clients both before courts and arbitral colleges and outside of them. He specialises in industrial disputes and real-estate operations.

Maarten worked for over 6 years at the Stibbe law firm in Brussels before joining the firm in September 2012.
In addition, Maarten was a teaching assistant in Property Law at the University of Antwerp for 5 years.


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Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Real estate and construction

Schoups‘ ‘very professional‘ team is ‘specialised in all aspects of the construction business‘ and ‘combines being knowledgeable with being very accessible‘. The practice has an excellent reputation for its strength in complex construction projects, development disputes, and contentious and non-contentious public procurement matters. Practice head Marco Schoups‘ ‘experience and vast knowledge of the Belgian real estate and construction sector and important players is indispensable‘. Key names include the ‘bright and keenSiegfried Busscher, who ‘offers very hands-on and thorough counsel in construction matters‘; the ‘well regardedKris Lemmens, noted for his expertise in public procurement work; and construction law expert Maarten Somers.