De Meulemeester & De Brabandere
is a boutique law firm focusing on international arbitration.

Our expertise

International Commercial Arbitration

The Partners of De Meulemeester & De Brabandere dealt with a high number of commercial arbitration in a very broad range of fields. The Partners served both as arbitrators and as counsel in international commercial disputes, allowing them to have a wide perspective of the conduct of the proceedings and of the appropriate legal strategies. […]

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International Investment Arbitration

De Meulemeester & De Brabandere has acted as counsel in different ICSID international investment arbitrations, in investor-State disputes involving European, African and Middle-Eastern States. Both partners are very familiar with the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), and the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA), its staff, case-managers and Rules. Moreover, Dirk De Meulemeester, […]

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Negotiations

De Meulemeester & De Brabandere is aware of the business reality its clients daily deal with, and thus knows that arbitration is not always in the interests of clients. Hence, De Meulemeester & De Brabandere offers its services to negotiate on behalf of its clients. The partners are familiar with carrying out negotiations and have […]

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Fields of expertise

The partners of De Meulemeester & De Brabandere have served as arbitrators in disputes on diverse fields of law, i.a. Mergers & Acquisitions, Contract law, Aviation law, Construction law, Financial law, Insurance law, Distribution law, Energy, Oil & Gas, Agency law, Entertainment sector Royalties, European law. They have also defended cases as counsel in investment […]

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The firm

De Meulemeester & De Brabandere advises a wide variety of clients, such as private corporations of different sizes, foreign investors, States and governmental agencies. De Meulemeester & De Brabandere understands the needs and expectations of its clients, and hence works together with them to guarantee the best efficiency of its services.

Thanks to their experience as arbitrators, the partners have an inside perspective of the arbitral proceedings allowing a valuable legal strategy for the defense of cases. The partners’ experience and in-depth knowledge of both areas of trade and arbitration allow them to proceed efficiently, keeping costs and length of proceedings to a minimum.

Our experience and in-depth knowledge of both areas of trade and arbitration allow us to proceed efficiently, keeping costs and length of proceedings to a minimum.