News | February 2019
CHAMBERS GLOBAL RANKS HVDB IN BAND 1 FOR DISPUTE RESOLUTION IN BELGIUM
In its 2019 Guide, Chambers and Partners ranked HVDB among the top 3 law firms in Band 1 for dispute resolution in Belgium.
Chambers describes HVDB as a “[r]evered boutique with specialised expertise and universally renowned in international arbitration” and an “[e]xceptionally strong group of arbitrators acting on large-scale cross-border disputes involving commercial companies and governments, representing clients as arbitration counsel, as well as sitting as arbitrators on complex cases”.Chambers’ sources further refer to HVDB as ”one of the most reputed arbitration boutiques,” with a reach extending beyond Belgium, praising its “truly international practice.” Other sources state that HVDB is “in another league for international arbitration.”
Bernard Hanotiau and Albert Jan van den Berg feature in Band 1 of the most in demand arbitrators worldwide. Together with Pascal Hollander, they further feature as 3 out of 4 Belgian-based arbitration practitioners ranked in Band 1 in the category dispute resolution: arbitration for Belgium. Paul Lefebvre is recognized for dispute resolution in Belgium.