Victor Crochet focuses on trade remedy and WTO law. Victor assists governments in WTO proceedings before panels and the Appellate Body. Victor’s experience also includes advising companies and governments in anti-dumping, anti-subsidy and safeguard investigations initiated by the European Commission and by third countries. 

Prior to joining Van Bael & Bellis, Victor was an intern with the Appellate Body Secretariat of the World Trade Organization in Geneva. Victor also worked as an intern at the World Customs Organization.


French, English


  • Georgetown Law Center, LL.M. in International Legal Studies, with distinction, 2016
  • University of Leuven, Master’s in European and International Law, magna cum laude, 2015
  • Melbourne Law School, Erasmus exchange programme, 2014
  • University of Brussels, Bachelor of Law, cum laude, 2012


“China’s ‘going global’ policy: transnational subsidies under the WTO SCM Agreement” (Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies 2020).

"Dispute Settlement Mechanisms in Free Trade Agreements" (TradeLab 2016).

"Continental Free Trade Area: Dispute Settlement Mechanism. Africa’s choices for the dispute settlement mechanism of the Continental Free Trade Area" (TradeLab 2016).

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