Belgian European Union law association


Relaunch of the BELGIAN EUROPEAN UNION LAW ASSOCIATION with the support of partner universities:


Dear members and those passionate about or interested in European Union law,


We are delighted to announce the relaunch of the Belgian European Union Law Association after several years of inactivity, with the invaluable support of the European law research centers of our partner universities.


The members of the new Board of Directors, formed on 13 December 2023, elected Professors Inge Govaere and Cecilia Rizcallah as President of the association.


The Board of Directors is made up of:


  • Nathan Cambien, Universiteit Antwerpen
  • Merijn Chamon, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
  • Paul Dermine, Université Libre de Bruxelles
  • Hans Gilliams, avocat, Bruxelles
  • Inge Govaere, Universiteit Gent (et Collège d’Europe)
  • Cecilia Rizcallah, UC Saint Louis
  • Pieter-Augustijn Van Malleghem, Université Catholique de Louvain
  • Piet Van Nuffel, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
  • Jonathan Wildemeersch, Université de Liège
  • Geert Zonnekeyn, Head of Legal, Athlon Belgium


It is with great enthusiasm  that we are taking up the torch to revitalise this community dedicated to exploring and understanding European law. The association's main objective will be to network the various forces active in European Union law in Belgium, whether in the academic, institutional, bar, judicial or business spheres.


🤝 Join us : If you are not a member yet, register now to join the Association by contacting the secretariat ( or


📢 Share the news: Spread the word! The more of us there are, the greater our impact.


📅 Stay tuned: The Association's next activities will be announced in early 2024.


We would like to express our gratitude to our partner universities for making this relaunch possible.


See you soon!

Belgian European Union Law Association