is a leading authority in contract law, company law, banking law and financial law as well as in the area of arbitration. Honorary member of the Bar of the Supreme Court and emeritus professor at the Université Libre de Bruxelles in contract law and commercial law, he is the author of numerous publications.
He now devotes most of his time to Supreme Court cases.
- Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) (Doctorate in Law, 1955)
- Admitted to the Brussels Bar in 1955
- Chairman of the Court of Cassation Bar from 1986 to 1988