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Hi. I'm Kris Wagner

Kris Wagner (bac. phil., KUL, 1993, lic. iur., KUL, 1995, LLM, Harvard, 1997, PhD, KUL, 2006) is one of Belgium's leading experts in the area of civil procedure. Kris Wagner has been practising in the area of commercial litigation since 1995. In more recent years, he also gathered substantial experience in commercial mediation and arbitration.

  • (+32) 2 318 10 20 

Hi. I'm Mehdi Mellah

Mehdi Mellah (lic.iur. KUL 2000, DES Private International Law ULB 2001) is a member of the Dutch speaking Brussels bar since 2001. He has extensive experience in both state court and arbitration proceedings in various fields of (international) commercial law, a.o. distribution law, construction law, ICT and post acquisition litigation and works in French, English and Dutch.

  • (+32) 2 318 10 33

Hi. I'm Steve Griess

Steve Griess (Lic. Jur. ULB, 2005, Advanced Master in European Law 2006, Institute for European studies) has been practicing law at the French-speaking Brussels Bar since 2006. He has worked in various major law firms based in Brussels, as member and then head of their litigation/arbitration practice groups.

  • (+32) 2 318 10 36

Hi. I'm Laila Nejar

Laila Nejar graduated from the university of Brussels (Université Libre de Bruxelles) in 2014. She worked as a legal advisor at the Brussels’ Chamber of Commerce (BECI) and joined Holmes Kirby in January 2017. Laila Nejar also completed the training in civil and commercial mediation. Laila works in French and English and has a good general knowledge of Dutch.

  • (+32) 2 318 10 31

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