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  • Free University of Brussels, Lic. Jur. (2007)
  • Catholic University of Louvain, master in management sciences (2008)
  • London School of Economics, LL.M. international business law (2009)


  • Belgium


  • Dutch (Fluent)
  • English
  • French (Fluent)
  • German (Beginner)
  • Spanish (Fluent)

Steven Verbeke

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

Steven Verbeke is an associate in the Brussels office of Crowell & Moring and has been a member of the Brussels Bar since 2009. Steven's experience is mainly commercial dispute settlement, corporate law, unfair trade practices, distribution agreements, data protection and e-commerce.

Prior to joining Crowell & Moring in 2012, Steven spent three years working in the IT/IP/Commercial department of another global law firm, where he advised various national and international companies, predominantly in the IT and telecom sector.

He holds degrees from Free University of Brussels (VUB - 2007, Lic. Jur.), Catholic University of Louvain (UCL - 2008, master in management sciences) and The London School of Economics (LSE - 2009, LL.M in international business law) and took part in a six month Erasmus program at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB - 2006).  

Steven is fluent in Dutch, French, English and Spanish and has a basic undertaking of German.

Steven also works as a teaching assistant at the Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) where he teaches comparative law seminars.


Admitted to practice: in Belgium and before the European Court


  • "De rechtsvordering tot collectief herstel voor consumenten. L'union fait la force? [The collective redress action for consumers. Unity is strength?]" RABG, nr. 16, 1163-1165 (2014). Co-Authors: Emmanuel Plasschaert and Steven Verbeke.
  • "Geschillenbeslechting in consumententransacties: clicks not bricks [Dispute resolution in consumer transactions: clicks not bricks]" TvC, nr. 1-2014, 14–20 (2014). Co-Author: Steven Verbeke.
  • "De toetsing door de rechter van algemene voorwaarden bij handels-en consumentencontracten [The judicial review of terms and conditions in commercial and consumer contracts]" in S. STIJNS and P. WERY (Eds.) Le Juge et le Contrat - De Rol van de Rechter in het Contract [The Judge and the Contract – The Role of the Judge in the Contract], die Keure, 189-220 (2014). Co-Author: Steven Verbeke.
  • "Geschillenbeslechting via het internet… Een eerste stap voorwaarts [Dispute resolution through the internet… A first step forward]" D.C.C.R., nr. 99, 3–18 (2013). Co-Author: Steven Verbeke.
  • "Consumentengeschillen binnenkort beslecht via internet [Consumer disputes soon resolved through the internet]" Juristenkrant, afl. 269, 6 (2013). Co-Author: Steven Verbeke.
  • "Factoring," Bijzondere overeenkomsten. Artikelsgewijze commentaar met overzicht van rechtspraak en rechtsleer (August 2012). Co-Authors: Frederik Van Remoortel and Steven Verbeke.

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