Wouter Neven


Commercial Property Projects, Energy & Utilities , Engineering, Procurement & Construction, Environment, Environmental law, Planning and Urban Development, Portfolio management and lettings, PPP/PFI , Real Estate, Real Estate Litigation, Real Estate Tax, Real Estate Tax, Real Estate Transactions, Regulatory

+32 (0)2 787 90 82

Areas of expertise:

Real Estate, Environment & Regulatory

About Wouter Neven

Wouter is a partner in the Real Estate, Environment & Regulatory practice, where he heads the Real Estate practice.

As head of Lydian’s Real Estate, Environment & Regulatory practice, Wouter has developed a particular expertise in handling a wide range of commercial, office, large residential and retail developments, having helped set up shopping centres, business parks, retail offices, multi-storey and residential complexes throughout Belgium. Wouter acts for a number of the country’s leading public and private companies, carrying out a large number of acquisitions, joint ventures, development programmes and tax-designated property investments. Wouter has considerable knowledge and experience in all aspects of conveyancing, construction, public private partnerships, and property development law and has a broad and wideranging practice within these areas. He also advises clients on dispute resolution matters, contractual planning, regulatory matters and environmental issues.

Furthermore, he advises on financing structures, including leasing, purchase and sale of properties.

He has solid experience in litigation with respect to real estate and construction issues.

Wouter graduated in 1991 as Licentiate in Laws at the Catholic University of Leuven (KUL). In 1992, he further specialised (Master of Laws) at King’s College, University of London. Wouter was admitted to the Brussels bar in 1992.