Photograph of Laura van Kruijsdijk


  • Catholic University of Leuven, B.A. in law (2014)
  • Catholic University of Leuven, J.D. (2016) cum laude
  • London School of Economics and Political Science, summer school competition law (2016) Upper Second Class Honours
  • Free University of Brussels (Université Libre de Bruxelles), LL.M. (2017) magna cum laude


  • Belgium


  • Dutch (Native)
  • French (Fluent)
  • English

Laura van Kruijsdijk

Phone: +
7, Rue Joseph Stevens
Brussels B - 1000

Laura van Kruijsdijk is an associate in the Brussels office of Crowell & Moring. She focuses on competition and unfair competition, on telecommunications, media, and technology law, and on retail and tobacco regulatory matters.

Laura advises national and international companies on a full range of EU and Belgian competition law issues, including restrictive practices, merger control and antitrust damages recovery. She also assists clients in a variety of other matters including unfair market practices, consumer protection, licensing, advertising, trade and anti-dumping, and EU and Belgian regulatory matters. She is a key member of our team developing new digital aids for clients, such as our Crisis Response App.

Laura has represented clients before the European Commission, the General Court of the EU, the Belgian Competition Authority, the Belgian courts, and the Flemish media regulator.

Prior to joining Crowell & Moring, Laura completed several internships in national and international law firms. In the spring of 2017, Laura completed a traineeship at the European Commission’s Directorate General for Competition, where she gained experience in merger control in the energy, environment, and automotive and trucking sectors.

Laura earned her B.A. in law from the Catholic University of Leuven in 2014 and obtained a J.D., cum laude, from the Catholic University of Leuven in 2016. In 2016, she participated in the summer school programme of the London School of Economics and Political Science, focusing on competition law. She obtained an LL.M, magna cum laude, from the Institute for European Studies of the Université Libre de Bruxelles with a specialization in competition law. She became a member of the Brussels bar in 2017.


Admitted to practice: in Belgium and before the European Court

Speeches & Presentations

  • "A New Paradigm in Belgian Competition Law? More Protection, Less Competition?" Crowell & Moring, Brussels, Belgium (October 24, 2019). Speakers: Thomas De Meese, Evi Mattioli, and Laura van Kruijsdijk.


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Feb.22.2019 Crowell & Moring's Antitrust Group Listed as "Highly Recommended" in Global Competition Review's 19th Annual "GCR 100"