De volgende prijzen tonen een verregaande specialisatie: • “Arbitration Lawyer of the Year in Belgium” (Global 100 – 2017); • “Most Outstanding in International Arbitration law -Belgium” (2017 M&A Corporate LiveWire awards); • “Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year in Belgium” (2017 Corporate Intl Global Awards - Editors' Choice category); • “Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year” (2016 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award); • “International Arbitrator of the Year – Belgium” (2016 AI Legal Awards); • “Arbitration Law firm of the Year – Belgium” (2015 Corporate LiveWire Awards); • “Best Alternative Dispute Resolution Law firm – Belgium” (2015 M&A Awards); • “Best commercial Law firm – Belgium” (2015 Legal Awards, Acquisition International); • “Dispute Resolution Law Firm if the Year – Belgium” (GLE 2015 Annual Awards); • “Cross-Border Disputes Lawyer of the year – Belgium” (2015 Corporate Livewire Awards); • “Alternative Dispute Resolutions firm of the year – Belgium” (2015 Corporate Livewire Awards); • “Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year 2015” (Corporate Intl Magazine Legal Award); • “Best in International Arbitration – Belgium 2014” (Acquisition International Legal Awards); • “Dispute Resolution Law Firm of the Year in Belgium 2014” (Global Law Experts – GLE); • “Client Choice – Dispute Resolution Law Award in Belgium 2014” (Legal Finest 200 Awards); • “Boutique Law Firm of 2014 – Belgium” (The M&A Awards); • “Franchise Law – Law Firm of the Year 2014” (Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award); • “Franchise Law Firm of the Year in Belgium 2014” (Global Law Experts – GLE)
Philippe Billiet is a senior lawyer at the Brussels law firm Billiet & Co (www.billiet-co.be) where he heads the ADR department. He focuses on ADR (arbitration & mediation), commercial law and disputes with a diplomatic dimension (often involving Sovereigns). Philippe is member of the Advisory Board to the Brussels Diplomatic Academy and lectures on arbitration and mediation at the Brussels VUB University. He participates in various think tanks on ADR related topics. Philippe is a registered arbitrator at several dispute resolution centers, such as CEDIRES (Belgium); The BANI Arbitration center (Indonesia); The Caïro Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (Egypt); The Chambre Régionale d’Arbitrage Aix-en-Provence (France); The Commercial Arbitration Centre in Harare (Zimbabwe); The Commission de Litiges Voyages (Belgium); The Cour Belge d’Arbitrage pour le Sport (Belgium); The Indian Institute of Arbitration & Mediation (India); The Institute of Arbitration (Belgium); The International Commercial Arbitration Court at the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Ukraine); The Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (Malaysia); The Lagos Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (Nigeria) ; The Vienna International Arbitral Centre (Austria); Etc. As a facilitative mediator he specializes in cross border civil & commercial matters, a field in which he holds the EMTPJ cross border mediator certification (www.emtpj.eu). He practices in Dutch, English and French and is conversational in German.
Billiet&Co was established in 1989 with main focus in the field of commercial law. Throughout the years, the firm has developed a particularly strong reputation in areas of law such as arbitration, mediation, distribution and insolvency.
Clients are mainly: - Multinationals seeking particular expertise - Franchisees & franchisors - Commercial agency (principals & agents) - Sovereigns, diplomatic missions & diplomats - Belgian undertakings