Location of the proceedings

The members of the office argue cases all around Belgium, in Dutch or in French, and also in English before arbitrators in Belgium and abroad. They also argue cases before courts abroad but within the EU and within the scope of available language skills and only on issues of Belgian law.

Beyond that, the firm relies on foreign correspondents. The firm is not a member of a formal network of law firms but has a wide range informal contacts. So, Goemans, De Scheemaecker & De Wit Advocaten is able to choose and recommend lawyers in all freedom and independence, for the best of clients’ interest, almost everywhere in the world. The coordination of transnational disputes is an important part of the firm’s activity.