has extensive experience in all fields of business law, with specific focus on corporate law, capital markets and banking & finance. She advises banks, investment companies, insurance companies, corporate groups and other entities in relation to M&A transactions, issuance of securities and takeover bids. She also assists family office shareholders of large listed and unlisted companies in relation to all corporate and finance issues, including corporate governance, structuring of shareholdings and shareholders agreements.
She regularly operates in close collaboration with investment banks and other professional advisors.
Sandrine Hirsch also handles litigation and arbitration proceedings relating to the areas of company law and financial law.
Sandrine Hirsch has published various contributions on company law and financial law. She is notably co-author of the book “Les offres publiques d’acquisition, 10 ans d’application de la réglementation” (Larcier, 2018). She is often invited to speak at seminars in those areas. She recently participated as speaker to several seminars on the new Belgian company law.
Sandrine Hirsch is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA), of the European Society for Banking and Finance Law (AEDBF/EVBFR), of the association “Avocats en droit boursier et financier/Advocaten in het beurs- en financieel recht”, of Guberna and of Women on Board.
She is ranked in Band 3 in Corporate M&A by Chambers & Partners where clients praise her for being “extremely thorough and diligent,” and draw particular attention to “her ability to develop practical and creative solutions in complex matters“. She is also ranked as a Global Elite Thought Leader in Corporate Governance and is Recommended in M&A by Who’s Who Legal: “She is highly commended by clients for her ‘outstanding knowledge of the situation and needs of the business’, and ‘the simplicity of her legal solutions‘. Sandrine is also recognised as a Women Leader and as Highly regarded by IFLR 1000, where clients appreciate her “Quality. Network. Experience and expertise. Market knowledge.” Finally, Sandrine is recommended in Corporate M&A by The Legal 500: “Sandrine Hirsch is an extremely skilled and thorough corporate/M&A lawyer with a sharp eye for detail. Moreover, Sandrine Hirsch is able to grasp almost directly the essence of the matter at hand and to rapidly provide sound, customized and practical advice”
- Université Libre de Bruxelles (Law, 1982)
- University of Michigan (LL.M.,1983)
- Admitted to the Brussels Bar in 1983