5-6 FEBRUARY 2015
INTERNATIONAL
INSOLVENCY
CONVENTION
BRUSSELS
 

 

Ivan Verougstraete

 
Honorary President of the Supreme court of Belgium
 
ivan@verougstraete.eu
 

 
 
Occupational field
 
Mediator (accredited mediator), Arbitrator, Legal teaching, Consultant for the government
 
 
Work experience
 

until 2010 Supreme court of Belgium (president)
 
1981 – 1989 Court of appeal Brussels
 
1972 – 1981 District court of Brussels
 
1969 – 1972 Référendaire at the Court of Justice of the EC
 
1965 – 1969 Member of the bar
 

Teaching at the Universities of Antwerp, Leuven, Georgetown, Kinshasa
 
 
Publications

-Author of books on insolvency
 
-Author of around 300 articles on European law, procedure, ADR, economic law, insolvency, securities, contracts, African law, public law
 
 

Education and training

1964Law (master) univ. Leuven
 
1967MCL Columbia University
 

Principal subjects/occupational skills covered
Civil procedure and comparative law; economic law; adr; European law, African law
 
 
Awards

-Grand cordon de l’ordre de Léopold II, Grand officier de l’ordre de Léopold
 
-Commandeur in de Orde van Oranje Nassau
 
-Grand officier de l’Ordre grand-ducal de la Couronne de Chêne