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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 Europe 2017

For its work in the Belgian market, Laga has again been recommended by Chambers Europe in their 2017 guide.

Our Banking & FinanceCorporate - M&AEmploymentReal Estate and Tax practices, with Werner Van LembergenDavid RoelensBenoît FéronStijn DemeestereLuc De Broe and Danny Stas, received high praise.

Client comments in Chambers' research include:

  • "I think they are fantastic: very responsive, business-oriented and happy to work to get where we need to be."
  • "good at dealing with clients' expectations."
  • "strong international focus and understanding of the pressures" (on clients)
  • "They have demonstrated good market knowledge and their speed of response is particularly impressive."
  • "The team works in a very efficient and client-oriented manner."
  • "consistent, well organised, focused, complementary and really solution-driven."
  • "They know the priority of the customer and act with a lot of flexibility to meet the needs of the moment."
  • "they tend to learn new or unknown matters quickly."
  • "the team adopts a very hands-on approach, provides useful guidance and is very flexible and able to assist us whenever needed."
  • "very thorough analysis and fact-finding abilities, very deep legal knowledge and experience negotiating high-profile cases with the tax authorities."

Read Chambers Europe's recommendation of our Banking & FinanceCorporate-M&AEmploymentReal Estate and Tax practices

Chambers & Partners

Chambers Global 2017 

For its work as a Belgian law firm, Laga has again been recommended by Chambers Global in their 2017 guide. Our Banking & Finance and Corporate - M&A practices, partners Werner Van Lembergen, David Roelens and Benoît Féron, received high praise.

Read Chambers Global's recommendation of our Banking & Finance andCorporate-M&A practices

IFLR

2017 IFLR1000 

Laga is among Belgian law firms recommended by IFLR in the newly released edition of their guide.

In its 2017 edition, IFLR (the guide to the leading financial law firms), recommends Laga's Banking and finance, capital markets and M&A teams.

Client comments in IFLR1000's research include:

  • "Laga combines a high level of expertise and a pragmatic, non-nonsense approach with an excellent understanding of its customers' DNA and their actual needs. “This results in a fruitful collaboration where in-house and external lawyers work together in one team, aiming at one goal: the successful closing of the deal."
  • "Laga is always my first choice because of the lawyers’ constructivist approach."

Werner Van LembergenDavid Roelens and Benoit Feron continue to be highly regarded and have been nominated as Leading Lawyers.

Read the full 2017 IFLR1000 review of Laga (registration and login required)

Chambers & Partners

Chambers HNW 2016

For its work in private wealth law, Laga's Private Client practice Greenille by Laga has been recommended by Chambers & Partners in their inaugural HNW guide, published in June 2016.

Private Client partners Alain Nijs, Alain-Laurent Verbeke and Mathieu Ex received high praise as notable practitioners.

Client comments in Chambers' research include:

  • "Very solutions-driven"
  • "They look at the broader picture and sit down with the whole family before working out a structure"
  • "They explain things in a way that a layperson can understand"
  • "They do everything to accommodate the client"

Read our firm's profile in the Chambers 2016 HNW guide.

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