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

M&A – asset deal

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

M&A Deal

Rulkin and Partners advised Perseus Capital Partners on the Belgian legal aspects of its acquisition of a 96-room three stars hotel in Montreuil in the greater area of Paris (France). […]

Droits d’auteur - photographe

Rulkin and Partners assure la représentation devant les tribunaux d’un photographe de mode renommé, victime d’une atteinte à ses droits d’auteur. […]

Art dealer – legal assitance

Our team is advising and representing an art dealer active in the international market. […]



Other references

News

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 […]

2 January 2017

De jaarlijkse vennootschapsbijdrage ten laste van vennootschappen (“JVB”), een overzicht
Twee jaar na de uitspraak van de Franstalige Arbeidsrechtbank van Brussel waarbij de jaarlijkse vennootschapsbijdrage ten laste van vennootschappen (« JVB ») onwettelijk werd verklaard, komen we hierbij terug op de vooruitgang van dit actueel debat. De Franstalige Arbeidsrechtbank van Brussel heeft bij vonnis van 29 september 2014 het onwettige karakter van de JVB bevestigd. […]

28 December 2016

Du nouveau en matière de crowdfunding et de tax shelter
Le tax shelter adopté dans le cadre du « Plan Start Up » au travers de la loi-programme du 10 août 2015 publiée au Moniteur belge du 18 août 2015 (MB. 18 août 2015, Ed. 2, p. 53834), et entré en vigueur (avec effet rétroactif) au 1er juillet 2015 octroie une réduction d’impôt à l’impôt des personnes […]