Louis is an Associate on the Commercial team in Brussels. He is currently working on assignment in our New York office, where he provides support and assistance to US clients seeking to extend their business overseas and more particularly in Belgium and the Benelux region.

Louis’ core practice is in assisting domestic and international clients from the retail and e-commerce sectors. In this capacity, he advises on the negotiation and drafting of operational agreements (online and offline) such as suppliers and service providers, terms and conditions, and commercial and office leases. He regularly provides advice on advertising, consumer, trade practices and regulatory matters.

He also specialises in real estate transactions such as acquisitions or disposals, portfolio management, asset deals, and construction projects and regularly works with the other teams and external counsel for the drafting and implementation of notarial deeds.

Louis regularly represents our clients before the national courts and the Belgian Centre for Arbitration and Mediation (CEPANI) for various types of proceedings such as unfair trade practices, breach of contract, fraud, construction, shareholder disputes and enforcement of judgments.

Louis joined Osborne Clarke in 2013 after having completed a master’s degree in private and European law from the ULB – Free University of Brussels and a L.L.M. from King’s College London.