Wall of Fame Faculty of Law


Jan Velaers
- Former Dean of the Faculty of Law (2001 - 2003)
- Assessor at the Council of State (2001 - present)
- Member of the Venice Commission (Council of Europe) (2006 - present)
- Member of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts, Class of the Humanities (2013 - present)

 

 

Dirk Vanheule


Dirk Vanheule  
Former Dean of the Faculty of Law (2012 - 2018)
 

 

 

 

 

 

Gert Straetmans


Gert Straetmans 
Former Dean of the Faculty of Law (2008 - 2012)


 

 

 

 

 

Bruno Peeters


Bruno Peeters 
- Former Dean of the Faculty of Law (2001 - 2003)
- Assessor at the Council of State (2015 - present)

 

 

 

 

 

Johan Meeusen


Johan Meeusen
- Former Dean of the Faculty of Law (2006 - 2008)
- Honorary vice-rector of the University of Antwerp. (2008 - 2016)
- President of the Academic Council for Service to Society of the University of Antwerp (2008 - 2016)
- Member of the "Groupe européen de droit international privé" (2010 - present)
- Associated member of the International Academy of Comparative Law" (2010 - present)

 

Thierry Vansweevelt


Thierry Vansweevelt
- Former Dean of the Faculty of Law (2003 - 2006)
- Member of the The Royal Academy of Medicine of Belgium (2011 - present)
- Initiator and president of the Antwerp Health Law and Ethics Chair AHLEC
- Initiator and president of the Antwerp Liability Law and Insurance Chair ALLIC

 

 

Herman Van Goethem


Herman Van Goethem
- Rector of the Universiteit Antwerp (2016 - present)
- Member of the Royal Historical Commission (2003 - present)
- Member of the Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science and the Arts, Class of the Humanities (2009 - present)
 

 

 

Christine Van den Wyngaert


Christine Van den Wyngaert (baroness)
- Judge at the Kosovo Specialist Chambers (The Hague)
- Former judge at the International Criminal Court (2009 - 2018)
- Former judge at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (2003 - 2009)
- Former ad hoc judge at the International Court of Justice (2000 - 2002) 
- Doctor honoris causa University of Uppsala (2001), Vrije Universiteit Brussel (2009), Case Western Reserve University (2013), University of Maastricht (2013), University of Stellenbosch (2019)
- Vice-President of the Association internationale de droit penal (2014 - present)
- Gold Medal Flemish Parliament (2013) and "Groot Ereteken Vlaamse Gemeenschap" (2016)
- “World Peace through Law Award” , Whitney R.Harris World Law Institute in the School of Law of the Washington University in Saint Louis (october 2018)
- Honorary professor at the Stellenbosch University

Marc Bossuyt

  
  Marc Bossuyt (baron)
  -
Judge (1997-2007) and (emeritus) chairman (2007-2014) of the Constitutional Court
  - Member of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (2000-2003; 2014 - present)
  - Representative of Belgium (1986-1991) in and chairman of (1989) the UN Commission on Human Rights
  - Member (1981-1985; 1992-1999; 2004-2006) and chairman (2006) of the UN Sub-Commission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights
  - (Honorary) commissioner-general for refugees and stateless persons (1987-1997)
  - Doctor honoris causa of the Hasselt University (2011)