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Loksumstraat 25 Rue de Loxum
1000 Brussels
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Located next to the iconic Grand Place in central Brussels, our office handles our clients' legal issues in Belgium, across the Benelux and around the world.

Since its inception over 100 years ago, our leading Brussels office has grown into the largest firm in the Belgian legal landscape with more than 150 lawyers, including 30 partners.

Our dedicated, multidisciplinary teams have longstanding experience in assisting our clients as their trusted business advisor. Additionally, many of our lawyers are academics who are involved in ground-breaking legislative work. 

Our clients range from multinational and national corporations and financial institutions to government organisations and other public authorities. We handle their transactions, disputes and projects across a broad spectrum of sectors including energy, real estate and construction, industrials and chemicals, retail and consumer goods, life sciences, and telecommunications, media and technology. 

In addition to our own international presence, we collaborate closely with other top-tier firms on cross-border matters outside our home jurisdictions. These relations are non-exclusive and enable us to assemble a tailor-made, integrated team of lawyers with the best expertise and contacts for each specific matter. This guarantees efficient coordination on cross-border transactions throughout a multitude of legal areas, whatever their complexity and nature.

Market recognition

One of the best firms on the Belgian competition scene.

Chambers Europe 2015, Competition/ European Law chapter

"I go to Stibbe for its dedication to the success of its clients, its hard-working attitude, its support in the sometimes difficult context of a deal and its invaluable experience"

Chambers Europe 2016, TMT chapter

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