Lawyers

Roel Meeus

Roel Meeus obtained his law degree at the KU Leuven in 2005 and is a member of the Dutch Brussels Bar. He also obtained a master's degree in environmental law (2006) and a separate course unite in law economics (2008) at the Ghent University. In 2013, he obtained his doctorate at the Ghent University with the thesis "The sanctioning by member states of infringements of European environmental law: between enforcement need and sanction obligations".

He joined the firm 2020 as Counsel, after having worked for Publius (Brussels) for almost 10 years.

Roel has extensive experience in litigation and advisory work. Roel is part of the Environmental Law practice group. He is included in the Legal 500 (environment).

Departments

Environmental Law

Curriculum

Education

  • Doctor of Law, Ghent University, 2013
  • Separate course unit Law and Economics, Ghent University, 2008
  • Master in Environmental Law, Ghent University, 2006
  • Law degree, KU Leuven, 2005

Experience

  • Counsel, Schoups, since October 2020
  • Voluntary scientific collaborator, Centre for Environmental and Energy Law, Ghent University, 2013-2014
  • Lawyer, Publius, 2011 - 2020
  • Doctoral researcher, Centre for Environmental and Energy Law, Ghent University, 2009-2013
  • Scientific collaborator, Centre for Environmental and Energy Law, Ghent University, 2007-2011
  • Lawyer, Lydian, 2006-2007

Languages

Dutch, English, French, Italian

Publications

Contact

Roel Meeus
t. +32 3 260 98 60
m. +32 499 212 941
f. +32 3 260 98 61
roel.meeus@schoups.be