Vanessa Foncke practices in all aspects of dispute resolution and contract negotiations. Her experience covers the representation of Belgian and foreign clients in a broad range of contractual and commercial disputes in all stages of court and administrative proceedings. She also advises clients on general commercial and civil law issues and has conducted internal compliance investigations.Vanessa has extensive experience in domestic and international commercial arbitration both as counsel and arbitrator (ICC, CEPANI, ad hoc). She is the co-chair of CEPANI40, the under 40 association of the Belgian institution for arbitration and mediation CEPANI, and was the editor-in-chief of the monthly CEPANI newsletter (2011-2014). She is also a member of the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum, Young ICCA, YIAG (LCIA), DIS40, and ICDR Y&I.