Jean-François Bellis


Jean-François Bellis started to practice law in Brussels in 1975. In 1979 - 1980, he served as Legal Secretary at the Court of Justice. In 1986, together with Ivo Van Bael, he founded Van Bael & Bellis, of which he is managing partner.

In the field of competition law, he has advised international clients in numerous cases at EU and national level involving a broad range of antitrust issues.

In the field of trade law, he has advised international clients in countless EU anti-dumping cases. He has been appointed by the WTO Director-General as a member of a WTO panel.

He has written numerous books and articles in the field of competition and trade law and has spoken on these two subjects at many international conferences and seminars.