Pauline de Waele

Junior employee Corporate Law and Asset and Succession Planning

Pauline De Waele joined the Ghent Bar in April 2021. Despite her broad field of interest, she was particularly enthused by corporate law and family property law during her studies. Pauline is driven to become an excellent, practice-oriented lawyer under the watchful eye of Karel Paelinck and Stefan De Plus.

In 2018, Pauline De Waele obtained her Master's degree in Law at the University of Ghent. Afterwards she went abroad where she followed an LL.M in Law and Economics. She complemented her education with an advanced master's degree in Notarial Law at the (French-speaking) Université Libre de Bruxelles.

Full of energy, Pauline joined the team of Van Steenbrugge Advocaten in March 2021. Within the office, she focuses on corporate law as well as estate and succession planning.

Degrees and qualifications

Master's degree in Law, Ghent University, 2018
Exchange Program at the University of Miami, United States, 2016
LL.M in Law and Economics, Haifa – Rotterdam – Aix-en-Provence, 2019
Advanced Master's degree in Notarial Law, ULB, 2020


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