• While it is skilled in all aspects of employment law, it also has a niche expertise in civil servants law and represents some of the largest local public companies.

    The Legal 500

  • Vincent Vuylsteke has "outstanding knowledge of administrative law and the public sector".

    The Legal 500 (2018)

    As a privileged partner of the largest public companies in Belgium, Van Olmen & Wynant has developed specific in-depth expertise in civil servants’ law. We help public companies and authorities deal with the important challenges they are facing, such as pressure on personnel costs, modernisation of the statute of civil servants and help solving related conflicts.

    Areas we cover include:

    • Litigation before the Council of State
    • Individual and collective employment relations in the public sector
    • Preparing individual decisions
    • Drafting of legislation, restructurings of public companies

    The Civil Servants Team is part of the larger employment team. The exchange of knowledge and expertise between the two is a great asset for our clients.

    A dedicated team, led by Vincent Vuylsteke, combines academic depth with immense practical experience. With the Civil Servants Team as a part of the larger employment team, the exchange of knowledge and expertise is greatly enriching and is an important asset for our clients. 


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