Peter Rooryck

Managing partner


More than 25 years ago, Peter Rooryck (°1968, Roeselare, Belgium) started working as a lawyer in the field of corporate and financial law.

Since then, he has advised many clients on a variety of matters and transactions. More details can be found in the “What we do – Previous Work” section on this site.

Peter Rooryck has a master of law degree (Ghent University, 1991, magna cum laude) and master of business law degree (Ghent University, 1993, magna cum laude). He began his professional career as an assistant professor in corporate and financial law at Ghent University (1991-1994).

He subsequently worked as an in-house legal counsel specializing in corporate and financial law and in international affairs at KBC Bank in Brussels (1994-1997).

Since 1997, Peter Rooryck has headed corporate & finance law practices in Brussels for Freshfields (1997-1998), Tiberghien (1998-2004) and Monard Law (2004-2011). In 2011 Goedele Buekens and Peter Rooryck launched Rooryck & Co.

Peter is a member of the Brussels Bar and of the International Bar Association. His working languages include English, Dutch and French.