Simont Braun - Avocats advocaten lawyers

Steven Callens

Partner

Languages
Dutch - French - English
Phone
+32 (0)2 533 17 65
T : +32 (0)2 533 17 65
Connect with me

Steven Callens

Partner

Steven Callens 

specialises in M&A, corporate law, corporate governance and dispute resolution.

Steven has extensive experience in national and international corporate transactions. He focuses on mergers and acquisitions and private equity investments in a wide variety of economic sectors including marketing, e-commerce and retail, automotive and transport, holdings, the luxury sector, as well as renewable energy and manufacturing.

He also represents clients in litigation and arbitration proceedings primarily in post-acquisition, director’s liability and shareholder disputes. Steven is regularly appointed as an arbitrator.

Steven regularly speaks at conferences on matters of corporate law and arbitration.

He is mentioned as a Key Lawyer in Corporate M&A and Dispute Resolution by The Legal 500: “Steven Callens – pragmatic and proactive approach” – “Steven Callens is very accessible, straightforward and smart”. He is also recognised as a Future Leader in litigation by Who’s Who Legal.

Steven is also a member of the Belgian Arbitration Institute (CEPANI), the Luxembourg Arbitration Association, the International Bar Association (IBA) and the Institute of Directors (GUBERNA).

  • Master in law (Universiteit Gent), 1999
  • Complementary Master in Economic Law (Université libre de Bruxelles), 2001
  • Member of the Brussels Bar since 2009 (previously, since 2001, of the bars of Gent and Antwerp)