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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 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 Bernard Dubois

Bernard Dubois (Lic. hist. UGent 2008, MA iur.UGent 2011, PgVives Business School 2016) has been practicing law since 2011 in a business law firm in Brussels and Bruges. In May 2020, he joined Holmes Kirby. He is a member of the Dutch speaking Brussels bar association as well as the Ghent bar association.

  • (+32) 2 535 79 65, (+32) 9 252 55 73

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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