Vacancy - Advanced Associate (3+ years bar membership) - EU Chemicals, Environment, Sustainability

VVGB is looking for an advanced associate in its EU Regulatory Practice.


  • Master's degree (LL.M.) in EU Law
  • At least 3 years of experience in private practice in an EU Member State (Belgium or other)
  • Experience in the field of EU law on chemicals and matters concerning ESG/sustainability is a pre
  • Service driver attitude
  • Committed team player
  • Legal excellence

About the firm

The firm's EU Chemicals, Environment, Sustainability Practice focuses on a wide range of regulatory compliance, litigation and enforcement matters relating to REACH/CLP, biocides, plant protection products, fertilizers, etc. as well as projects concerning packaging materials, (hazardous) waste, food, feed, (veterinary) medical devices and various other highly regulated products and industries. We are also legal counsel to consortia seeking approval of chemical substances or products at EU level and we work with scientific experts in many of our cases. In the current times of ever more societal pressure on industry to contribute to the EU'"s Green Deal ambitions and sustainability goals we logically also support our clients with their ESG related challenges.

VVGB is a Brussels based independent international boutique law firm composed of experienced partners and their teams who combine their expertise and strengths to provide premier quality and personalized service at competitive rates due to the boutique structure. Clients include multinational corporations, medium-sized companies, international and domestic industry associations and governments.


Please send your application by e-mail to:

VVGB Advocaten / Avocats
Mr. Peter Kugel LL.M.
Barricadenplein 13
1000 Brussels

PS: Only candidates who provide all of the following documents with their initial application will receive a response:

  • A duly written motivation letter + CV
  • Copies of university grades + diploma's obtained
  • Copy of a writing sample (LL.M-thesis or other)
  • Proof of bar membership (3+ years qualified) in Belgium or another EU Member State

This entry was posted on 21 February 2024 by Jan Dorpmans.