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About Deloitte Legal

Our firm and its practitioners are regularly recognised by respected legal directories for the quality of our services as a Belgian firm.

Chambers & Partners

Chambers HNW 2020

For its work in private wealth law, the Greenille Private Client team has been recommended by Chambers & Partners with a top tier ranking in their 2020 HNW guide.

Ranked Greenille Private Client partners Alain-Laurent VerbekeMathieu Ex and Bart Verdickt received high praise as notable practitioners.

Client comments in Chambers' research include:

  • "the absolute market leader in Belgium"
  • "The firm is a pleasure to work with, straightforward, and the lawyers there are brilliant"
  • "We really appreciate their approach because it feels like working with a small firm"
  • "It's easy to get hold of the partners - they're always a call away"

Read our firm's profile in the Chambers 2020 HNW guide.

Chambers & Partners

Chambers Europe 2020

For its work as a Belgian and globally connected law firm, Deloitte Legal (formerly Laga) continues to be recommended by Chambers Europe in their 2020 guide.

Our Banking and FinanceCorporate and M&AEmploymentReal EstateTax Advisory and Tax Dispute Resolution teams, with Werner Van LembergenHendrik ViaeneDavid RoelensStijn DemeestereLuc De Broe and Danny Stas, received high praise.

Client comments in Chambers' research include:

  • "Excellent network in Belgium"
  • "(Deloitte Legal) is our go-to firm"
  • "There is a good team of senior associates there who can do the volume work"
  • "The team has a great flexibility and availability and is characterised by pragmatism"
  • "Because they have a good understanding of our needs and business flows they are able to be more than just legal advisers and more like a sparring partner"
  • "Accurate and quality work"
  • "(The team) responds in a timely and pragmatic way"
  • "They offer a good-quality service"
  • "Efficient, pragmatic and solution-driven"
  • "Excellent practitioners"
  • "The lawyers really make the effort to understand the client and their goals"
  • "In terms of technical quality and knowledge the lawyers are highly skilled"

View and read about Deloitte Legal's Ranked Departments and Ranked Lawyers in Chambers Europe 2020

Chambers & Partners

Chambers Global 2020

For its work as a Belgian and globally connected law firm, Deloitte Legal (formerly Laga) continues to be recommended by Chambers Global in their 2020 guide.

Our Banking and Finance and Corporate and M&A practices, partners Werner Van LembergenDavid Roelens and Hendrik Viaene received high praise.

Werner was described by a client as being "extremely active and very impressive in the Belgian securitisation market", and "very personable, smart and urbane".

In addition to his "extensive legal knowledge and transactional experience", David is regarded as "a real 'client-understander'".

In their recommendations, Chambers quoted a source that views Hendrik as a "full-service practitioner in this area" (competition), and as someone who "understands the problems fully".

View and read about Deloitte Legal's Ranked Departments and Ranked Lawyers in Chambers Global 2020

IFLR

2020 IFLR1000 

Deloitte Legal is among Belgian law firms recommended by IFLR1000 in the newly released edition of their guide.

In its 2020 edition, IFLR1000 (the guide to the leading financial law firms), recommends the Banking and finance, capital markets and M&A teams.

Werner Van LembergenDavid Roelens and Benoît Féron continue to be highly regarded and have been recommended as Leading LawyersHendrik Viaene is also recommended as rising star for EU Competition.

Client feedback includes:

  • "Excellent coordination, quick delivery and proactive assistance during the process. Very committed and always offering solutions. Flexible with client"
  • "Extremely knowledgeable, user-friendly and responsive"
  • "Prompt responses and technically good"
  • "Technically strong, commercially aware, and has good market oversight"
  • "Technically strong, delivers in time, pragmatic"
  • "Very available and proactive law firm"

View Deloitte Legal – Lawyers' rankings and lawyer ratings for the 2020 guide