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Lawyer Partner


  • Law degree – Université Catholique de Louvain (Magna cum Laude) (2003)
  • Admitted to the Brussels Bar in September 2004

Areas of expertise

  • Commercial law
  • Private law
  • Real estate and administrative law
  • Law of associations (ASBL and AIBL) and foundations
  • Cross-border acquisitions and transactions (M&A and development cooperation)
  • OHADA law
  • International arbitration


French, Dutch, English, German

Jacquelin specializes in national and international business law. With 20 years of experience at the Bar, he excels at judicial and amicable dispute resolution.

His passion for his profession is reflected in his commitment to helping SMEs and companies grow nationally and internationally. He helps his clients to set up projects and establish their activities in the European Union, Canada, and Africa, helping them to address regulatory, legal, and environmental aspects. He also drafts and negotiates international contracts, and practices OHADA law (Organisation for the Harmonisation of Business Law in Africa).

A Magna cum Laude graduate of the Catholic University of Louvain, Jacquelin has unrivalled expertise in his domain. His extensive international network enables him to practice economic diplomacy, an invaluable asset he also makes available to his clients. He is regularly consulted on international arbitration cases.

Acutely aware of the challenges involved in international trade, Jacquelin will travel to fully understand his clients’ needs and objectives. He understands that every business is unique and requires a personalized approach. Thanks to his solution-oriented approach and expertise, he can provide effective legal and strategic advice aimed at optimizing his clients’ results.

Outside the legal sphere, Jacquelin is passionate about geo-strategy, the resolution of armed conflicts and international humanitarian law (“the law of war”). A keen sportsman, he enjoys taking up new sporting challenges and closely follows the development of new technologies, in particular Artificial Intelligence. Jacquelin is also closely involved in several charities that aid people in need.

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