Legal notice and Privacy Statement

The use of the Van Bael & Bellis website is subject to the provisions of this Legal Notice. In particular, users acknowledge that Van Bael & Bellis may process their personal data in accordance with the Privacy statement below.


All the materials and information included on the Van Bael & Bellis website are provided for informational purposes only and should not be construed as legal advice in relation to any specific facts or circumstances.

Van Bael & Bellis does not endorse, verify or warrant the accuracy of the information found in external websites to which visitors of this website are referred to complement information provided on this website.

Attorney-client relationship

While you are welcome to contact us via mail, telephone, telefax, e-mail or other means, you should note that doing so will not in itself create any attorney-client relationship. 

Copyright notice

Unless indicated otherwise, Van Bael & Bellis holds all copyrights on the design and contents of this website. Any reproduction, in whole or in part, of the Van Bael & Bellis website or its contents in whatever form, including photocopy, photography, microfilm, magnetic strip, disc or other electronic means, other than for individual use, is prohibited without the prior written approval of Van Bael & Bellis. Permission to reproduce parts of the content of this website for individual use does not extend to the incorporation of the material in any work or publication, whether in hard copy, electronic or any other form. 


Van Bael & Bellis has no control over the Internet or parts of the Internet through which your personal data are transferred to the Van Bael & Bellis website. Therefore, you are solely responsible for the security of your personal data until they are stored and protected by the firewall on the Van Bael & Bellis server.
Please note that any e-mail messages sent to Van Bael & Bellis e-mail accounts will be automatically scanned for viruses and spam by a third party mail provider. This mail provider may in exceptional cases route your e-mails via the Internet to third countries outside the EU that are not providing an adequate level of protection.

Governing law

This legal notice is governed by Belgian law. Any dispute arising in connection with this website shall be subject to the sole jurisdiction of the Brussels courts.

Contact information

Van Bael & Bellis SRL / BV
Glaverbel Building
Chaussée de la Hulpe 166 Terhulpsesteenweg
B-1170 Brussels
T: +32 (0)2 647 73 50
F: +32 (0)2 640 64 99
E: [email protected]

Company number: 0428.460.282
VAT number: BE0428.460.282
Register of legal entities: Brussels

Geneva Office:

26, boulevard des Philosophes
CH-1205 Geneva
T: +41 (0)22 320 90 20
F: +41 (0)22 320 94 20
E: [email protected]

London Office:

5, Chancery Lane
London EC4A 1BL
United Kingdom
T: +44 (0)20 7406 1471
E:  [email protected]

SRA number: 80 14 40 
VAT number: GB347.0264.11

Professional associations

The Belgian lawyers practicing in the Brussels and Geneva offices of Van Bael & Bellis are members of the Brussels Bar, List A, under the professional title “advocaat” or “avocat”.

The Van Bael & Bellis offices also include a number of lawyers from other jurisdictions who are members of or are registered with the Brussels Bar, List E or B, and are members of foreign Bars.

A mention of each Van Bael & Bellis lawyer’s bar admission(s) can be found in his/her biography in the “Lawyers” section of this website.

The professional rules and codes of conduct of the Brussels Bar can be found at and