Bart has vast experience across the broad spectrum of commercial litigation, both in contractual matters and in tort liability. Further on Bart’s practice focuses on issues relating to insolvency and restructuring proceedings.
He is a regular speaker at various conferences and seminars concerning insolvency and restructuring. He is a member of INSOL Europe.
Bart has a Lic. Juris from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven. He also studied at the Universidad de Granada. He obtained a Special Degree in Economics from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.
‘Very strong’ managing associate. - Legal 500, 2018
Bart Heynickx is recommended in Legal 500, 2013.
Selection of publications
"Broadening scope of insolvency legislation", ILO Newsletter: Insolvency & Restructuring, July 2016. (with A.Hansebout).
"Belgium: Stricter rules regarding reorganisation proceedings", Eurofenix - The Journal of INSOL Europe, Country Reports Winter 2015/16, p.40.
"Court supervised restructuring in Belgium", Financier Worldwide, July 2014.
"Rente en kosten bij het Europees betalingsbevel", RW 2014, 21, 815. (with A. Hansebout).
"Commentaar op artikelen 51 en 55 WCO", in M. VANMEENEN (ed.), Wet en Duiding: Becommentarieerd wetboek WCO en Faillissementswet”, Brussel, Larcier, 2015.