Gert Vanopstal obtained his Master’s degree in Law at the University of Brussel VUB (cum laude) in 2010, where he chose a major in Economic Law. He also holds a Master’s degree in Intellectual Property Rights (2011 – University of Brussels HUB – cum laude) and a Master’s degree in Business Law (2015 – University of Antwerp – cum laude). He was admitted to the Antwerp Bar in 2011 and became a member of the STUDIO | LEGALE Team, where he primarily focused on commercial and corporate law. In recent years, he has assisted various companies in the acquisition of shares, transfer of business (assets), drawing up general terms and conditions and negotiating various contracts (e.g. shareholders’, distribution, franchise and loan agreements), etc. He also advises and defends the interests of both individuals and companies with questions and disputes relating to contracting and private construction, rent, insurance and traffic law.
He fluently speaks and writes Dutch and English.