Counsel Lawyer in Litigation

Counsel Lawyer in Litigation
Region: Brussels, Antwerp or Ghent
Required experience: 9 years
Environment: Law Firm
Ref: LexGO11/07
Contract: Full-time

Company description

LegalUp Talents is your Tax & Legal Recruitment Partner in Belgium. Launched in 2022 by Eléonore van der Gracht, former Business Lawyer at the Brussels Bar, thanks to her broad experience as Recruiter at the largest international recruitment companies, and the wide network she has developed since many years now.

She is specialised in the recruitment of Tax & Legal Talents, from junior to top management positions, for Belgian or international law firms and companies, in highly diverse sectors, for permanent positions or interim management missions.

Our client

Our client is a Belgian independent Business Law Firm which advises Belgian & international companies on the legal aspects of their transactions, with 3 offices in Belgium.

The firm was created few years ago and already counts 15 Lawyers, and has a broad network of more than 4.000 clients thanks to the Consulting company the firm is linked to, with 250+ people (20.000+ worldwide) & 7 offices in Belgium (Antwerpen, Gent, Brussels, Hasselt, Leuven, Halle & Kempen).

This is an unique opportunity to be part of a new Law Firm as from the beginning, offering room for growth and the possibility to develop the Litigation team of 3 as Head of Dispute Resolution, and even to become Partner!


  • Head of Dispute Resolution practice
  • Belgian & International clients
  • Management & Development of the Litigation Team
  • Management of Senior & Medior Associates

Must have

  • Belgian Master in Law
  • 9+ years' Experience as Lawyer in Litigation
  • Dutch Native, English Fluent
  • Hands-on & entrepreneurial mindset

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of French
  • Previous management experience​

What's great in the job?

  • Expanding, fast growing and promising law firm
  • Belgian & international clients
  • Very good work life balance, with homeworking, flexible working hours & places of work
  • Leading the Litigation Practice
  • Management of Senior & Medior Associates
  • Competitive remuneration in line with major law firms, taking into account all worked hours (billable & non-billable)
  • Autonomy & no micro management
  • Real growing perspectives as Partner

Interested ?

Feel free to contact Eléonore van der Gracht confidentially & without any commitment!
Mobile: +32 472 806 343

Apply now !

- This vacancy is handled exclusively by LegalUp Talents, your Tax & Legal Recruitment Partner in Belgium -

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