Associate regulatory & environmental law – Liedekerke Law

22 mei 2024

We are looking for a Dutch-speaking lawyer with a great interest in environmental law, zoning and planning.

Our Regulatory department

Our Regulatory practice provides legal advisory and litigation to all of Belgium’s federal and regional entities. Our attorneys are particularly recognised for their skills in environmental, energy, zoning and planning and public procurement regulations.

We advise on and give procedural assistance to clients concerning various subject areas such as waste and soil, permits and water regulations, zoning and planning, etc. Zoning and planning includes legal issues relating to environmental impact analyses, nature conservation, safety reporting, identifying competent authorities, and others. Our team has experience of planning infrastructure, massive structures and urban regeneration. Apart from our team’s autonomous expertise, our regulatory practitioners seamlessly join forces with the firm’s other practices especially on M&A and real estate transactions.

The department consists of 22 lawyers.

What we offer

Joining our team, you can expect:

  • A diversified practice with highly interesting and challenging files.
  • An immersion within all aspects of environmental law, zoning and planning.
  • Direct client contact from day one.
  • A multilingual, open and stimulating environment.
  • A true commitment to your education and training.
  • An attractive compensation and benefits package.
  • A team of strong professionals willing to support you any time.

What we expect

We are looking for a bright associate who:

  • Has an excellent knowledge of Dutch, and a good command of French and English.
  • Obtained a Belgian law degree with good academic results.
  • Has up to 3 years of experience at the Bar and a broad interest in environmental law, zoning and planning
  • Has strong analytical skills, editorial fluency and embraces impeccable spelling. 
  • Has a client-oriented, practical and commercial mind-set. 
  • Has excellent organisational skills and the ability to meet deadlines. 
  • Is eager to learn, enthusiastic, motivated and dedicated.

Are you the one we are looking for?

Click on the “apply” button on and launch your professional career at Liedekerke!

Please include the following documents:

  • your resume
  • a letter of motivation
  • the transcript of your Bachelor’s degree(s) and any Master’s degree(s) or additional qualifications.

Do you have any questions? Please reach out to our recruiter Jolien Rooselaers via