Associate Litigation & Arbitration

Associate Litigation & Arbitration
Region: Etterbeek
Required experience: 3 years
Environment: Law Firm
Ref: LexGO20/11
Contract: Self-employed (Full-time)

Company description

As a leading European firm, Loyens & Loeff is the logical choice when you do business in or from the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg or Switzerland, our home markets. We are an international full-service law and tax firm with cross-border expertise in a wide range of industries. Our clients can count on personal advice from any of our 900 advisers based in one of our home offices or in key financial centers around the world. Thanks to our full-service practice, specific sector experience and thorough knowledge of the market, our advisers understand exactly what clients need.

Loyens & Loeff is currently looking for a French-speaking associate with between 3 and 5 years of experience for its Litigation & Arbitration practice.

Loyens & Loeff has a strong track record with an established reputation in litigation and arbitration proceedings covering a wide range of industries, services and regions.

You will join our Tier 1 Litigation & Arbitration practice and be based in Brussels. You will be responsible, under the supervision of Hakim Boularbah and Olivier van der Haegen, to advise and represent our clients in state court litigations and in (international) arbitration proceedings.

Are you the one we are looking for?

  • You hold a Master’s degree in Belgian law, preferably followed by an additional Master's degree taught in English.
  • You have between 3 and 5 years of professional experience in litigation, with experience in international litigation and arbitration, and notably proven practice of enforcement and attachment proceedings.
  • You have excellent knowledge of French and English (written and spoken) and a good knowledge of Dutch.
  • You have the ability to conduct thorough and creative analyses, to present arguments effectively and persuasively in writing and orally, and you enjoy finding pragmatic solutions to meet our clients' needs.
  • You work independently and proactively and are results-oriented. You are a team player and communicate easily with both colleagues and clients.
  • You wish to develop yourself in a quality professional environment.

What's in it for you?

  • Passion for solutions is our strength. Loyens & Loeff offers you a professional environment in which to develop your talents.
  • You will work within our leading Litigation & Arbitration team on international litigation and arbitration cases in various fields.
  • You will be working for a diverse client base, consisting mainly of internationally active companies.
  • You will be part of a talented team and will work closely with the partners in charge of the department.
  • You will participate in various internal and external training programs organized by the firm.
  • We offer you the assurance of direct client contacts under the supervision of the partners.
  • You will receive a competitive fee based on your level of experience.
  • A working from home policy.
  • A modern work environment.
  • Excellent public transport connections.

How to apply?

Please apply via the Loyens & Loeff career site and upload your CV and cover letter.

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