Luc De Broe holds the chair of Tax Law at the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium and heads the tax litigation team of LAGA law firm in Brussels. He has been a member of the Brussels Bar since 1982 and was a member of the executive committee of the International Fiscal Association in 2007-2012. He obtained a Master of Laws degree from the Northwestern University School of Law in 1986 and a degree in tax law from the Ecole Supérieure des Sciences Fiscales Bruxelles in 1987. In 2007, he obtained his doctorate degree at the Catholic University of Leuven.
Professor De Broe is the author of numerous articles on Belgian, international and European tax law. He was awarded the Mitchell B. Carroll Prize of the International Fiscal Association (IFA) in 1988 for his manual on cross-border leasing between Belgium and the United States. In 2008 he published the book “International Tax Planning and Prevention of Abuse” (IBFD, Doctoral Series).