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

Réorganisation judiciaire

Une société de titres-services en difficulté nous a consulté quant aux mesures de sauvegarde envisageables, en vue d’assurer le maintien au travail de près de 150 ouvrières disposant de faibles qualifications. […]

Litigation - retention right

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

M&A – asset deal

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

Aandeelhouderspact

Rulkin and Partners adviseert een Belgische handelsvennootschap actief in het gebied van IT en ICT met een groeiende aanwezigheid over Europa. […]



Other references

News

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 […]

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. […]