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Grégory de Sauvage

Grégory de Sauvage

Senior Associate

CMS DeBacker
Chaussée de La Hulpe 178
1170 Brussels
Languages French, Dutch, English, Italian

Grégory specialises in shareholder conflicts, D&O liability, partnerships, bankruptcy and corporate restructuring. He has also extensive experience in economic criminal procedure.

His practice covers both advisory work and litigation in civil cases as well as in fraud cases. He regularly gives training sessions and conducts seminars regarding judicial reorganisation and D&O liability.

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Relevant experience

  • Acting for various directors in liability litigation
  • Acting as counsel of purchasers in judicial reorganization
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  • 2005 - Université Catholique de Louvain [Catholic University of Leuven] UCL (Law Degree)
  • 2006 - Bar admission (Brussels, Belgium)
  • 2018 – Certificate Business Criminal Law (UCL/ULB/ULG – ongoing)
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  • Member of the Commercial Law Commission of the Brussels Bar
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  • “ Le transfert d'entreprise sous le régime du livre XX. du Code de Droit Economique “, G. de Sauvage and M. Brouhns  in Le droit de l'insolvabilité : analyse panoramique de la réforme, O.E.C.C.B.B. et Anthemis, 2018
  • “ Responsabilités en droit de l’insolvabilité “, J.-Fr. Goffin en G. de Sauvage in Les responsabilités en matière commerciales, Ed. du Jeune Barreau de Liège, Anthémis, 2014
  • Responsabilités des dirigeants d’entreprises”, with Jean-François Goffin, Larcier, 2012
  • Nouveautés dans les responsabilités : les dirigeants et les obligations fiscales et sociales de la société, les commissaires, J-F Goffin and G. de Sauvage, in Le point sur le droit des sociétés-questions choisies, Bruylant, 2011
  • Les nouvelles responsabilités des différents intervenants à la procédure de réorganisation”, J.-Fr. Goffin and G. de Sauvage, in La continuité des entreprises, Séminaire Vanham & Vanham, 29 January 2009
  • La responsabilité des dirigeants d’entreprise”, J.-Fr. Goffin and G. de Sauvage, in Les dirigeants d’entreprise, Séminaire Vanham & Vanham, 31 January 2008
  • La responsabilité civile des dirigeants de société en matière fiscale”, J.-Fr. Goffin and G. de Sauvage, Revue Générale de Contentieux Fiscal, 2008, liv. 5, 355-377
  • La responsabilité de l'administrateur envers les tiers sur base de l'article 1382 du Code civil”, J.-Fr. Goffin and G. de Sauvage, in La responsabilité du dirigeant d'ASBL, Les Dossiers d'ASBL Actualités, Liège, Edition Edi-Pro, 2008
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