Christian Chéruy
Attorney at Law

Christian Chéruy

Christian Chéruy is a member of our International Tax Services Practice Group in Brussels. He is also part of the Belgian Tax Controversy and Litigation Team. Christian is a former local managing partner and non-executive Chairman of the Loyens & Loeff Benelux Board.

About Christian Chéruy

Christian's experience covers a broad range of (inter)national corporate tax issues, including inward investments, holding and financing structures, corporate restructurings, corporate and structured finance projects, M&A and IP taxation. He advises private clients on wealth optimisation techniques. He assists corporate and individual clients in their dispute resolution process (from audit to litigation). He is consistently ranked as a leading tax lawyer in Belgium by Chambers & Partners (Europe) and The Legal 500 EMEA (Hall of Fame). Christian is a regular speaker and has written extensively on tax-related subjects.

Christian is recognised as leading individual in the category 'Hall of Fame - Tax'  by the Legal 500 EMEA. He is listed as expert in 'Corporate Tax: Advisory' in the Who's Who Legal (2019) and recognised as Tax Controversy Leader in Belgium by the Tax Controversy Leaders guide (8th edition).

What others say about Christian

International Tax Review 2021 - Tax Controversy - ranked Highly regarded

Who's Who Legal - Corporate Tax Advisory 2020 - ranked Recommended

Legal 500 EMEA - Edition 2020 – Tax - Tier 1 - ranked in the Hall of Fame

​Legal 500 EMEA - Edition 2021 – Tax - Tier 1 - ranked in the Hall of Fame

Chambers & Partners Europe Edition 2021 – Tax - ranked Senior Statespeople

Christian Chéruy is a distinguished practitioner with substantial experience in withholding tax matters. He handles both contentious and non-contentious tax matters and is frequently sought out by clients in the financial services sector.

Membership

  • Brussels Bar (Nederlandse Orde van Advocaten), 2001
  • International Tax Association
  • International Bar Association
  • Belgian Association of Tax Lawyers

Qualifications

  • Law degree, Université libre de Bruxelles, 1985
  • Degree in Tax, La Chambre belge des Comptables, 1989
  • Degree in Business Management and Administration, Université catholique de Louvain, 1990

Languages

  • French
  • Dutch
  • English

T: +32 2 743 43 03
E: christian.cheruy@loyensloeff.com