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25 July 2018 / news

Chambers & Partners HNW 2018 – Firm wide rankings

On 20 July Chambers & Partners High Net Worth (HNW) has published its rankings for 2018. Loyens & Loeff in The Netherlands has maintained their leading position as an integrated legal and tax law firm in Band 1 within the Private Wealth Law category of Chambers & Partners HNW .

We are pleased to announce that this year our Belgium and Luxembourg practice entered the ranking for the first time. In Belgium we have been ranked in Band 2 and in Luxembourg we have been ranked in Band 1 within the Private Wealth Law category. We are very happy with the wide spread of this success.

What clients and peers say about us

Loyens & Loeff enjoys a good reputation in Belgium for its family business and private wealth practice. "The team were absolutely fantastic," enthuses one source, explaining: "They were very responsive. Very clear advice. I was very impressed with them."

"They performed excellently," remarks an interviewee, who continues: "They're very thorough, show great attention to detail, prompt reaction and address issues in an efficient manner. They consider all the extraneous and tangential issues, so their advice is comprehensive." Another source highlights the team's client-handling skills, commenting: "They are very personal but also very eager to let you know if something changes in the legislation landscape."

Notable practitioner

Saskia Lust leads the department in Belgium and is described as being "well connected" and having "a great network across Western Europe." She advises on a range of private wealth issues, with a focus on international wealth planning and migration. "She is an expert and highly professional," comments an interviewee, adding: "I appreciate everything she does for us; she is prudent and forthcoming in her approach." Another source enthuses: "She is very thorough, clear and practical in her advice. She will apply the law and advise you. She is very pleasant and professional. She is my first choice always, no hesitation at all."

For further information about our rankings and the editorial, we refer to the Chambers & Partners’ website


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