Editors - Contracts
Prof. Jacques HERBOTS
Born on 12 May 1937 in Tienen (Belgium)
Dr. Jur. (1960, KU Leuven), Bologna Centre of Johns Hopkins University (1961);
Professor emeritus and former dean (1993-1999), faculty of law KU Leuven;
Former professor at the university Lovanium (Kinshasa,Congo), University of Antwerp and Kings College, London;
Specialization: law of contracts, comparative law, Chinese law of contracts, African law.
Former member of the legislative section of the Belgian Conseil d'Etat (Raad van State);
Former deputy judge at the Court of Appeal in Brussels;
Former member of the Conseil Supérieur de la Justice (Hoge Raad voor de Justitie);
Lieutenant-colonel (Reserve, Infantry).
Honours: Commandeur in the order of Leopold II;
Franqui chair, university of Liège (1993).
Since his retirement he continues to teach at the International Faculty of Comparative Law (Strasbourg); member of CEPANI (Belgian Center for arbitration).
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