About us

 

As the legal partner to our clients, we advise them and vigorously defend their interests.

Rulkin and Partners offers clear, practical and, where necessary, creative answers, without excessive formalism and within the time allowed. A lightweight and professional structure guarantees a personalized approach.


Efficiency, flexibility and quality are the driving forces of our work.


Privileged contacts have been established with other lawyers, notaries public and accounting professionals in Belgium and internationally. Rulkin and Partners is a member of AvrioAdvocati, an international network of law firms. We handle cases in French, English and Dutch.

As with our clients, respect and professionalism are essential values in our practice. Our legal fees are transparent and competitive.

Rulkin and Partners has been recommended in the «Legal 500 EMEA (2015)» guide in the following practice area: «Dispute resolution».

References

Regulatory advice - bank

Rulkin and Partners is providing ongoing regulatory advice and support to a credit institution based in Ireland with respect to its Belgian branch. […]

M&A Deal

Rulkin and Partners has acted as counsel of a major Belgian IT services and software company specialized in the financial sector with respect to its approximately 1.5 million euros acquisition of all the shares in a Belgian IT consultancy company active on the Belgian market. […]

E-commerce - distributie

Rulkin and Partners adviseert een Belgische handelsvennootschap die een gerenommeerde webwinkel uitbaat. […]

M&A – asset deal

Our client, a Swiss company, was delivering transportation services to a Belgian company, which filed for bankruptcy. […]



Other references

News

16 September 2017

CACS – Note d’information périodique
L’ÉVOLUTION DU DÉBAT JUDICIAIRE SUR LA LÉGALITÉ DE LA C.A.C.S. Près de trois ans après le jugement du Tribunal du travail francophone de Bruxelles déclarant illégale la cotisation annuelle à charge des sociétés (« C.A.C.S. »), où en est ce débat ? Nous revenons sur les plus récents épisodes de cette saga judiciaire. Le 29 […]

20 June 2017

M&A Seminar – 2 June 2017
On 2 June 2017, we held our M&A Seminar related to valuation methods, purchase price clauses in SPA and financing structures. You will find hereafter some nice pictures of the event. Séminaire M&A_photos_20170616

17 May 2017

CONFERENCE M&A – 2 juin 2017
Valorisation d’entreprises, clauses de prix et financement bancaire lors d’un deal M&A Rulkin and Partners organise, en collaboration avec Belfius Banque & Assurances et le cabinet de Corporate Finance Winx-Dealmakers, une matinée d’étude consacrée aux questions de valorisation, de clauses de prix et de financement qui peuvent se poser aux parties et à leurs conseillers […]

16 January 2017

The “SREIF” (Specialized Real Estate Investment Fund), a new investment vehicle under Belgian law
Belgium recently introduced a new legal framework offering an attractive new real estate investment vehicle, i.e. the Specialized Real Estate Investment Fund (“SREIF”) (“Fonds d’Investissement Immobilier Spécialisé” (FIIS) / “Gespecialiseerd Vastgoedbeleggingsfonds” (GVBS). This new vehicle offers interesting new opportunities to structure investments in Belgian and foreign real estate assets with an appropriate tax regime. For […]