Dr. Bregt Natens advises clients on international and EU trade and investment, including in WTO and EU litigation and on trade remedies, customs rules, and market access and regulatory barriers.
Prior to joining Sidley, Bregt gained experience in the Legal Affairs Division of the WTO, assisting a Panel in dispute settlement proceedings. He also was a doctoral researcher at the University of Leuven (Belgium), where his research and teaching activities focused on WTO and EU trade law, with a particular emphasis on trade in services.
Bregt is a regular speaker at international conferences. His research has been published in leading journals, and he published a monograph on international and EU trade in services with Edward Elgar.