Yves Lenders | Partner
Yves is a partner in the Commercial & Litigation practice, where he heads the Ports & Logistics team. On 1 January 2002 he joined Lydian, where he specializes in commercial law, litigation, port projects and logistics. He handles complex construction litigation matters and also has experience in post-acquisition litigation work. Yves’ work also includes shareholders disputes. He regularly acts as trusted advisor to his clients on commercial matters, including advising, drafting and implementing legal documentation for his clients’ businesses. Furthermore, he advises clients faced with insolvent or near insolvent counterparts. He is a trained mediator. Yves graduated with a law degree as a licentiate in law from the University of Antwerp (UIA) in 1998. He took specialist courses at the universities of Louvain-la-Neuve (UCL) and Paris (Paris I Panthéon- Sorbonne), obtaining a DES degree in economic law and a DEA degree in business law in 1999. Yves was admitted to the Antwerp bar in 1999.