Jacques Richelle is a partner at Strelia and has a wide experience in banking (including acquisition finance, property finance and public entities finance), project finance, structured finance (including securitisation), debt capital markets (including stand-alone issues and EMTN programmes), derivatives and banking and financial regulatory matters. He advises foreign and Belgian banks, as well as borrowers and issuers, in many cases in the context of cross-border transactions.

Before joining Strelia in November 2014, Mr Richelle was a partner at Linklaters (1998–2012) and DLA Piper (2012–2014).

He obtained his law degree from the Université libre de Bruxelles (ULB) in 1988, participated in the summer programme at Duke University School of Law (1988) and obtained an LLM from SMU School of Law in Dallas in 1989.