Bart Van Vooren has a broad European law practice advising innovative multinationals and start-ups on pharmaceuticals, food, and cosmetics.

He leads the practice on compliance with the Nagoya Protocol to the Convention on Biological Diversity (a set of rules to combat bio-piracy). In this area, Mr. Van Vooren has unique experience working for pharmaceutical, cosmetics, food, and biotech companies across four continents.

He has extensive experience in EU litigation, having handled more than 30 cases before the EU Court of Justice for trade associations, companies, and the Belgian government.

Finally, Mr. Van Vooren advises companies on complex issues of EU and public international law that are not typically familiar to practicing attorneys. Hence his significant role in clients’ Brexit preparedness work.