CMS Belgium

For over 30 years, we have been advising local and international businesses operating in Belgium as well as a large number of public sector actors. Today, we have become one of the country’s leading firms, with about 100 lawyers, of which 22 partners, working out of offices in Brussels, Antwerp and Luxembourg.

Clients appreciate our entrepreneurial and team spirit as well as the strong relationships we build with them. We believe that lawyers need to understand their clients’ business to provide to-the-point, inventive legal and tax advice. We work efficiently and our fees and arrangements are transparent and clear. That is why clients regularly trust us with the most delicate and complex cases.

Our teams assist clients across a wide range of expert practice and sector areas including: Banking & Finance, Commercial, Competition, Consumer products, Corporate, Dispute Resolution, Employment, Energy, Funds, Hotels & Leisure, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Lifesciences/Pharmaceuticals, Private Clients, Private Equity, Public Law, Public Procurement & PPP, Real Estate & Construction, Tax and TMT.

Recent Firm News & Legal Updates

Legal Update
The Trade and Cooperation Agreement reached by the UK and the European Union on 24 December 2020, incorporates a protocol that sets out a number of social security coordination measures aimed at protecting the social security entitlements of EU citizens and UK nationals after 1 January 2021.
Legal Update
Following the trade agreement between the European Union and the UK, the Belgian government is offering a transitional period for such industry players to ensure continuity of service for existing policies in the interests of all contracting parties and for a limited period.
Legal Update

We asked our member firms around the globe to provide some insight on employer and employee rights when it comes to requiring the COVID-19 vaccine to return to work. Gaël Chuffart of CMS Belgium shares his views for Belgium.

Firm Offices in Member Jurisdiction

Belgium

Brussels
Antwerpen

Firm Offices in Other Jurisdictions

Europe

Luxembourg, Luxembourg

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All Firm Contacts Committees
Member Firm Leaders Forum
Member Firm Leaders Forum
Business Development Committee
Business Development Committee
Practice Group Leaders Forum
Practice Group Leaders Forum
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Practice Groups
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Antitrust & Competition
Antitrust & Competition
Intellectual Property & Information Technology
Intellectual Property & Information Technology
Privacy & Data Protection
Privacy & Data Protection
Cannabis
Cannabis
Life Sciences
Life Sciences
International Trade Law
International Trade Law
Venture Capital
Venture Capital
Energy, Mining & CleanTech
Energy, Mining & CleanTech
Banking & Finance
Banking & Finance