Sofie Mombaerts

Senior Employee Corporate Law

Sofie Mombaerts advises on business law and in particular on corporate law. She is a passionate lawyer who aspires to excel in her field.

Sofie Mombaerts graduated in law from KU Leuven in 2013. She then took a specialised advanced master’s in corporate law. While she was still studying, Sofie Mombaerts was already helping startups with the legal aspects of doing business.

Sofie Mombaerts started her career in 2014 as a lawyer at the Kortrijk Bar, and built up solid experience in business law, corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, advising both national and international clients.

She has published various articles on business law.

In 2018 Sofie Mombaerts joined the Ghent Bar and since then she has been part of the Van Steenbrugge Advocaten team where she focuses on corporate law transactions and agreements.

Degrees and qualifications

Master's in Law, KU Leuven, 2013
Advanced Master’s in Corporate Law, KU Leuven, 2014

Internships

Eubelius in Kortrijk

Experience

Registered at the Kortrijk Bar from 2014 to 2018
Registered at the Ghent Bar since 2018

Specialisations

Company law

Opinion & blog

Share ownership within a company: what if things no longer work out between the shareholders? (part 2) 
What if your articles of association have not yet been amended?
Fact check: as a director avoiding responsibility under the new code? Not so obvious
Entry into force of the Code of Companies and Associations (CCA)
The importance of a shareholders' agreement for your company, also under the new company law
A second shareholder because it has to be? That is no longer the case.

Languages

Dutch, French, English

Contact

0032 (0)9 269 10 69
sofie.mombaerts@vsadvocaten.be
personal assistant: Kinga Stohr-Botar, kinga.stohr-botar@vsadvocaten.be – 0032 (0)9 269 10 67

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