With almost 30 years of experience in urban planning law, environmental law and real estate law, Benoit HAVET advises his clients with an emphasis on professional thoroughness and responsiveness.
He represents clients before administrative and judicial bodies and courts. A mediator approved by the Federal Mediation Committee, he is a conciliator, arbitrator and mediator with the Chamber of Conciliation, Arbitration and Mediation for Real Estate, which he presided from 2016 to 2018. He also assists his clients in the aforementioned means of resolving disputes in his chosen fields.
In accordance with regulations by the French- and German-speaking Bar Association of Belgium of 11 June 2007, he is certified specialist in urban planning law, environmental law and construction law.
He gives lectures at seminars, conferences and as contributor to training programmes, and is the author of numerous publications in his fields of expertise. He also teaches these subjects at the University of Mons. He is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Corporate Criminal Law and of the journal Le Pli juridique.
Benoit HAVET is substitute judge at the Mons Court of Appeal. He was President of the Bar Association between 2019 and 2021.
His fields of activity are urban planning law, environmental law and civil real estate law (construction law, property law, real estate contracts, etc.). He also provides services in the field of public real estate law (procurement, expropriation, public domaniality, etc.).
Diplôme en médiation (civile et commerciale)
PMR Institut, Bruxelles
Certificat d’études en droit des marchés publics
Centre d’études, de services et d’information en matière de Marchés Publics (ESIMAP)
Licence en droit
Université catholique de Louvain-la-Neuve