Koen De Bisschop has been an attorney since 2001. He is recommended by the Legal 500 and Chambers Europe.

He practices in all areas of human resources law, and concentrates in particular on advising companies on labour (at the national and international levels) and international mobility (including immigration issues), the design of competitive wage structures and data protection. He also provides advice to executives and directors in relation to their employment or management contract, including on financial matters. Moreover, he has acquired extensive experience in advising companies and law firms on the labour law and pensions aspects of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and restructurings.

From 2001 to 2006, Koen practiced as an attorney in the employment law practice of the magic circle firm Linklaters (formerly De Bandt, Van Hecke & Lagae). From 2006 to 2009, he was at the head of the social law team of the international law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Brussels. 

Speaking Engagements

Belgium: Back to Work with COVID-19

May 19, 2020

Termination of Employment Under Belgian Law

September 25, 2019

Employees in Belgium: What is the Price Tag?


March 26, 2019


  • Postgraduate Degree, University of Leuven, 2005


  • Dutch
  • French
  • English

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