Excellent reviews by Legal 500 and Chambers

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Timelex has again received very good reviews in 2018. This is evident from the rankings that are compiled annually by the leading Legal 500 and Chambers.


Timelex is named by Legal 500 as "Top-Tier Firm" in Belgium in the category "EU regulatory: information technology". Emphasis is placed on the legal knowledge of FinTech, digital signatures, e-commerce and the cloud. In addition, within Belgium we are recommended in the following four areas:


In addition to recommendations to our firm in general, our lawyers are once again put in the spotlights. Jos Dumortier is mentioned by Legal 500 in the "leading lawyers" list in the field of IT and telecom in Belgium. Edwin Jacobs, Frederic Debusseré, Geert Somers, Hans Graux, Jos Dumortier and Stefan Van Camp are recommended in various specializations, including privacy & data protection, information technology, IT & telecom, media & entertainment and intellectual property.

In support of the assessments, a number of specific Timelex projects are mentioned, including:

  • advising a department of the European Commission on matters relating to GDPR and electronic communications legislation,
  • assisting the Cypriot government with GDPR implementation in the national health system,
  • supporting the federal government in telecom-related lawsuits,
  • representing the Belgian Data Protection Authority in proceedings against Facebook.

All results of Legal500 can be found via the following link: https://www.legal500.com/firms/16312/20722


Chambers also praises Timelex. They describe our services as follows:

a prominent boutique firm specialising in IT and data protection, with particular expertise assisting public institutions. Represents clients in litigious cases relating to the use of private information, as well as disputed IT contracts. Additionally advises on non-contentious mandates regarding the adequacy of data privacy provisions.

In the field of data protection, Timelex is mentioned in Band 2: https://chambers.com/guide/europe?publicationTypeId=7&practiceAreaId=2585&subsectionTypeId=1&locationId=32

In the field of information technology, Timelex is mentioned in Band 3: https://chambers.com/guide/europe?publicationTypeId=7&practiceAreaId=560&subsectionTypeId=1&locationId=32

The Chambers review of Timelex can be read via the following link: https://chambers.com/profile/department/150413?publicationTypeId=7&practiceAreaId=560&locationId=32&subsectionTypeId=1