Joost Verlinden specialises in domestic and cross-border litigation and national and international arbitration. He has significant experience in all forms of commercial litigation: accountants’ liability, banking litigation, construction cases, contractual disputes, corporate litigation (including post-acquisition claims and shareholder disputes), insolvency disputes, product liability, sovereign debt issues and white-collar crime. He represents clients before all Belgian courts and acts as counsel and arbitrator in CEPANI, Belgian Federation of Diamond Bourses, ICC, SCC, UNCITRAL and ad hoc arbitrations.
Joost is the author of numerous articles on arbitration, class actions, civil procedure, corporate litigation, insolvency law and product liability. He is constantly recommended as a leading attorney for dispute resolution in Belgium by Chambers and Partners and by The Legal 500. He has been a litigation partner since 1998.