Jean-Luc Schuermans

Jean-Luc Schuermans

Also the person behind the entrepreneur receives my full attention.

Jean-Luc Schuermans
Lawyer - partner
Lawyer since 1990
Member of the New York Bar (USA) since 1995

Jean-Luc Schuermans focuses on business law and corporate law. He has a rich experience in litigation and arbitration between shareholders, directors’ liability and liability of accountants, financial institutions and intermediaries. He has a particular expertise in the area of acquisitions. Internationally active enterprises appreciate his multilingualism and Anglo-American education and practice, particularly in cross-border projects and transactions.

Also the person behind the entrepreneur receives his full attention and in restructurings he is sensitive to industrial consolidation and employment.

Jean-Luc Schuermans advises and pleads in Dutch, French and English. 

Professionally

  • Author of several publications on liability law
  • Substitute Judge of the Business Court of Antwerp, department of Turnhout
  • Member of the Commission of International Relations of the Antwerp province bar association (CIBA)
  • Member of Cepani
  • Director of Voka Mechelen-Kempen

Education

  • Facultés Universitaires Notre Dame de la Paix, Namen (Kandidaat in de rechten, 1987)
  • Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Licentiaat in de rechten, 1990)
  • Université Libre de Bruxelles (Bijzonder licenciaat verzekeringsrecht en -economie, 1992)
  • Duke University School of Law, Durham, NC, USA (LL.M., 1994)
  • Eastern China University School of Law, Shanghai, PRC (Summer Program, 1995)