Laurence Hubert

Laurence has a general commercial law background and is excellent in conducting legal proceedings. She always chooses a strategy whereby the interests of the clients are represented in a (cost) efficient way. Her pragmatic approach often results in an amicable settlement of disputes. She assists her clients as from the start of proceedings until and including the enforcement of the decisions. She insists on informing her clients on each step taken.

She also gained expertise in copyright and trademarks litigation. She provides legal assistance for informatisation projects and regularly conducts I.T. disputes. She also advises clients regarding sales strategies subject to the Trade Practices Act.

Thanks to her bilingual background, Laurence successfully handles proceedings in both national languages.

Laurence obtained her law degree cum laude at UGent in 1999.

She worked at the law firm De Schrijver Van de Gehuchte Messiaen (1999-2004), currently Monard D’Hulst, and was partner at law firm Van Schoote – Hubert (2004-2005).


Specialisation

  • General commercial and contract law
  • Copyright
  • IT projects and disputes

Experience

  • Senior-associate, IP PORTA, Ghent, (December 2009 – current)
  • Senior-associate, Ambos Advocaten, formerly Van de Vijver Van Clemen, Ghent (2005–November 2009)
  • Partner, Van Schoote – Hubert, Ghent (2004-2005)
  • Associate, De Schrijver, Van de Gehuchte, Messiaen en partners, Ghent (1999–2004)

Education

  • University Ghent, law degree (1999)
  • University Ghent, Mediation in civil and commercal cases (2014)

Professional activities

 

  • Member of the Benelux Association for Trademark and Design rights (BMM)
  • Ombudsman service legal profession 
  • Mediator - member bMediation and Medvocat
  • Arbitrator

 

Languages

  • Dutch
  • French
  • English

Contact us

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9830 Sint-Martens-Latem

Tel. +32 9 324.15.40
Fax +32 9 324.15.45
info@ipporta.be

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