Aude Mahy
Attorney at Law - Counsel

Aude Mahy

Aude Mahy is counsel to our Brussels office. She is a member of the Loyens & Loeff Litigation & Risk Management Practice Group in Belgium and heads the Benelux Food & Beverages Team.

About Aude Mahy

Aude specialises in (international) commercial law and European and Belgian food law and is listed as an expert by The Legal 500. She advises, drafts contracts and represents clients in court and before the authorities on matters such as labelling, nutrition and health claims, food supplements, market practices and advertising, food safety and pre-market authorisation. This implies a close cooperation with the concerned authorities as well as settling issues in court. Aude is a member of the Food Lawyers Network (worldwide). She cooperates with the European Food and Feed Law Review (Lexxion) as country correspondent and is a regular speaker at seminars and conferences on food legislation.

References Legal 500 :

  • Industry focus: Food and beverage - ranked: tier 1 in 2017 : "The ‘very professional’, ‘pragmatic’ and ‘flexible’ team at Loyens & Loeff provides a full service to its food sector clients, which turn to it for a range of food regulatory, IP, trade, customs and corporate law advice. Counsel Aude Mahy ‘is a well-known food law expert’; she jointly heads the practice alongside Bert Gevers. Yves Van Couter is also noted."
  • EU regulatory: Food - ranked Tier 1 in 2017 : "Loyens & Loeff’s ‘very responsive and professional group’ impresses with its ‘strong expertise in all aspects of food law’. Counsel Aude Mahy is ‘an expert in the field’ and advises on health claims, labelling, advertising and food safety, among other matters. Bert Gevers and Yves Van Couter are also key contacts."



  • Brussels Bar, 2004
  • Food Lawyers network (worldwide) (FLN)
  • European Food Law Association (EFLA)


  • Certificate in International Food Law (EU Food Law), Michigan State University (USA), 2011
  • Master of Laws (Lic. Jur.), Université libre de Bruxelles (Belgium), 2004


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  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

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