contrast is a niche player focusing on two practice areasMission
Competition & EU Law
contrast has one of the largest and most experienced independent competition and EU law teams in Brussels.
Clients say that Bart Bellen of contrast European & Business Law has “a very keen commercial approach and interprets things from a pragmatic point of view.” He assists customers such as TUI and Azelis with various corporate projects.
Chambers Europe & Global
The lawyers provide very sound and hands-on legal advice; you always know what to do once you have spoken with them.
contrast provides 'a very high level of service'. Recent highlights include representing Volvo in an EC investigation into the truck sector. It advised on European and Chinese merger notifications for the same client following its acquisition of the off-highway dump truck business of Terex Corporation. The firm is also active handling proceedings before the Belgian Competition Authority. Filip Tuytschaever has 'extraordinary knowledge' and Frank Wijckmans is 'pragmatic'.