Dominique Gavage


+32 (0)2 761.07.34
+32 (0)2 762.81.52



Academic background:

  • Master of Law from the Catholic University of Louvain – 1986 distinction

Languages:  French, English


Areas of expertise

  • Renting contracts (residential, office and commercial)
  • Co-ownerships
  • Non-profit associations and foundations
  • Family and patrimonial law
  • Marriage, divorce, separation
  • Parental authority
  • Maintenance allowances and child support
  • Division of the common estate
  • Filiation, adoption
  • Sports law
  • Procédures disciplianires
  • Ethics and anti-doping

Dominique was admitted to the Brussels ‘Bar in 1988 and joined the Firm in July 2019.

She has practiced commercial and civil law for over three decades, and, in parallel, has developed an expertise in Sports law drawing on her practical experience in sports federations.

Dominique pleads in Court and appears in disciplinary and arbitration proceedings before the Belgian Court of Arbitration for Sport in Brussels and the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne.

In addition, she teaches Sports law and participates as a speaker in various colloquia.

Publications : D.GAVAGE « Le point de vue du dirigeant sportif » in Le dopage : qui réglemente ? Qui sanctionne ?, Anthemis, 2012, p.61 à 94.