Jonathan is an insightful and sportsmanlike attorney operating at the intersection of business and sport. He regularly advises entrepreneurs, athletes and agents on various legal and tax-related issues. Jonathan is skilled in sports law, tax law, business law and litigation.
In 2018, UEFA (Union of European Football Associations) appointed Jonathan as one of its ten Pro Bono Counsels. He is also a member of the disciplinary bodies of various sports federations such as the Flemish Taekwondo Federation and the Royal Belgian Pigeon Racing Association.
Jonathan continues to be active in higher education, performing research and lecturing for Hasselt University’s Law, Tax & Business Unit. He is also a visiting professor in “Sports Law” at PXL University College.
Education and experience
Jonathan graduated magna cum laude in law from Antwerp University in 2013, afterwards going on to obtain additional degrees in tax law (Antwerp University, 2014) and in international and European corporate and commercial law (Maastricht University, 2013).
After five years of running his own firm, Jonathan decided to join Agio in 2019. As an Agio partner, Jonathan heads up the Sports Law and Tax Law Departments and manages the Hasselt regional office.