News: (01.09.2015) DALDEWOLF: a new partnership of multidisciplinary and independent lawyers

1 September 2015

DALDEWOLF are pleased to announce the launch of their new partnership.

A convergence of ideas and ambitions has led the law firm DAL & VELDEKENS and twelve lawyers from the law firm DE WOLF & PARTNERS to unite their practices.

DALDEWOLF offer their clients a state-of-the-art multidisciplinary expertise, on both the Belgian and the international markets. New technologies (IP/IT), public procurement and real estate, competition law and European law, company law and taxation, arbitration and mediation are the core activities of the firm.

This merger allowed identifying the demand from the younger generation attorneys to go further in assisting startups, which have specific needs and for which an offer of tailored services was created.

According to Xavier Van der Mersch, associate and Member of the Brussels bar and of the New York bar: "The arrival of the new teams will help energizing our corporate and arbitration practices, which will lead to new international synergies in Europe, as well as in investment dossiers coming from the United States or going to Africa."

The new Managing Partner, Patrick De Wolf, also highlights the potential for DALDEWOLF of the development in Africa: "The skills that are being shared through this new partnership significantly increase our ability to better serve our clients in Africa. It will also open up some doors in sectors such as energy, telecommunications, mining or the banking and insurance sector."