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Prof. Dr. Régine Feltkamp

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A strong negotiator and clever strategist
Legal 500 EMEA 2017 - Industry focus - Energy
Modo advocaten / avocats has an impressive regulatory practice that takes in energy. It is particularly active in power exchanges and provides ‘an excellent service’. Its lawyers ‘look for good business solutions’ and ‘keep cool heads, even in stressful situations.Practice head Régine Feltkamp and associate Joeri Danhieux are highly regarded.”
Legal 500 EMEA 2018 - Industry focus - Energy
Régine Feltkamp mainly focuses on transactional and advisory work particularly related to regulated businesses (energy sector, banking/finance sector), innovative industries and digital industries. Besides the matters typically related to the legal frameworks applicable to these sectors, her work is related to matters of contract, liability, general business and corporate law.

Régine has a longstanding experience in drafting, negotiating and counselling on various types of business agreements and in managing (international) multiparty contract negotiations (including legal project management).

Régine has also participated in the drafting of various laws and regulations in her practice areas, amongst which laws related to the energy sector as well as the Belgian Code of Economic Law commissioned by the Belgian Ministry of Economy.

Régine is professor at law at the Free University of Brussels where she teaches the lectures Principles of private law, Financial and Economic Law and Selected topics of contract law. She was appointed for the lectures of Law on property & real collateral from 2009 to 2012 and for a remplacement for Financial and Monetary Law in 2014-16.
Main practice areas

Financial services
Smart contracts
Start ups & SME

Law degree (Vrije Universiteit Brussel 1995)

Master degree Business Law (Université Libre de Bruxelles 1997)

Doctorate degree (PhD) with dissertation on the assignment of receivables) (Vrije Universiteit Brussel 2004)

Lawyer at the Brussels Bar since 1998 (Coudert Brothers LLP, Coopens Van Ommeslaghe & Faurès (2005); Eubelius (2007); R.R. Feltkamp Advocatenkantoor (2011); MODO Advocaten/Avocats (since 2011)


Régine is (co-)author of several books and articles in legal journals on various economic and commercial law issues (see publications)

Professor at law at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (since 2007 – Selected topics of contract law, Financial and Economic law, Principles of private law, Law on property & real collateral (2009-12) , financial and monetary aw (2014-2016)

Regular speaker at conferences in matters related to her practice areas

Co-founder and chairman Research Unit Business & Contracts (
BuCo) VUB since 2009

Member of board of directors (European Association for Banking and Finance Law- Belgian division (
AEDBF/EVBFR), Margarita Production (2013-14), Laeken.Brussels (2016-)

Member of the editorial of different law journals (Tijdschrift voor Belgisch Handelsrecht)

Expert for the
Belgian Commission for unfair contract terms

Member of the Center for Private and Economic Law – Vrije Universiteit Brussel (since 1995)

Member of the International Bar Association