Werner Vandenbruwaene

Werner Vandenbruwaene

Baker & McKenzie CVBA/SCRL


Werner Vandenbruwaene is an associate in the Real Estate Practice Group in the Brussels and Antwerp offices. He joined Baker McKenzie in 2019 after several years in the academy. Werner was also a Visiting Fellow at the NYU School of Law from 2017 to 2018.

Werner has published over 60 articles, case notes and book chapters:

  • Co-editor with Robby Houben of two volumes on the European Banking Union
  • Co-editor of a reference volume on the Sixth Reform of State in Belgium   

Practice Focus

Werner advises on a wide spectrum of matters of public law, with a focus on environmental law and public procurement. He also litigates administrative and judicial proceedings.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advises a medical laboratory supplier with regards to public procurement issues
  • Advises a construction company with regards to contractual and public procurement issues
  • Assists telecom operators with respect to zoning and planning matters


  • Brussels~Belgium (2018)


  • University Instelling Antwerpen (PhD Law) (2014)
  • University Instelling Antwerpen (Master of Law) (2009)


  • Dutch
  • English
  • French