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Thomas Declerck

Senior Associate


Declerck Thomas
Thomas Declerck

Senior Associate


A senior associate in the Brussels dispute resolution team, Thomas specialises in white-collar crime, investigations and complex litigation.

He advises on criminal and regulatory risks, compliance and investigations, and brings extensive trial experience before the Belgian courts and (domestic and international) arbitral tribunals.

Thomas has a particular focus on cyber security and cyber crime, where he advises clients across the spectrum of prevention, incident readiness and response, and cyber litigation (whether civil or criminal). Working closely together with our Global Sanctions Group, Thomas also has an established expertise in international sanctions and export controls, both stand-alone and in the context of M&A.

Thomas is admitted to both the Brussels Bar and New York Bar.

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Admitted to the Brussels Bar, Belgium, 2011

Admitted to the Bar of the State of New York, USA, 2012


Master of Laws, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KUL) - Summa cum laude, 2010

LLM in International Legal Studies, New York University (NYU) - BAEF Francqui Foundation Fellow, Honorary Fulbright Scholar and Dean’s Graduate Award, 2011

Certificate Undergraduate Legal Studies (Erasmus Programme), King's College London, 2009