I am David D'Hooghe
Public Law specialist
Procurement Law specialist

David D'Hooghe

David assists his clients on PPP-projects, public procurement, public contracts and procurement litigation matters.

He specialises in constitutional and administrative law, particularly in the fields of public procurement, public private partnerships (PPPs), government goods, health, public office, social housing, rest homes and education. He also has unique experience in assisting on the procurement of major infrastructure or public real estate projects. Furthermore, he has broad expertise in drafting laws.

In addition, he handles numerous proceedings before the Belgian Constitutional Court, the Council of State, and the courts.

David holds a LL.M. degree of the Northwestern University (Chicago, USA) as well as a doctor’s degree from Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) with a thesis on public procurement and public contracts. He is a part-time professor at Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) where he lecturers a number of courses in the field of public law and litigation.

  • Languages: Dutch, French, English
  • Admitted to the Brussels Bar: 1986
  • Partner since: 1996


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