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Sidney Van Ommeslaghe

Senior Counsel

Sidney Van Ommeslaghe

Senior Counsel

Commercial and Economic Law - Real estate, Renting and Co-ownership - Property Law - Litigation and Arbitration

Always passionate and professional

Sidney Van Ommeslaghe joined the bar in 2012.  

Prior to that, he worked as a legal advisor and legislator at the Federal Public Service Economy, Middle Classes and Energy.  

His practice at the bar focuses on litigation before civil and commercial courts and on contract law, including real estate contracts (lease, sale, business real estate) and commercial law contracts (terms and conditionscorporate and commercial contracts).  

Sidney is experienced in complex litigation involving several branches of law and sometimes several lawyers and/or experts.  

He also has extensive experience in negotiating amicable settlements, both before and during proceedings 

In addition to the above, Sidney also pleads before the criminal and police courts.  

In addition to his personal practice, Sidney Van Ommeslaghe works in synergy with the Seeds of Law team since 2019, in particular in the real estate and commercial and economic law practice 

As a trilingual lawyer, he teaches aspects of Dutch legal terminology at university since 2017.

  • Master of Laws, ULB (Université Libre de Bruxelles), 2011
  • LL.M. in Business Management, Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management, 2013
  • LL.M. in Real Estate Law – notary, ULB (Université Libre de Bruxelles), 2018
  • French
  • Dutch
  • English