Facultes Universitaires St. Louis, Brussels (Bachelor of Philosophy, 1965). University of Brussels (Doctor Juris, 1968). Postgraduate studies (Economics Law, 1969.
Tax Law, 1969).
Worked at Miller, Bolle & Partners (Brussels) specializing in Corporate Law, Taxation, Litigation, Contract Matters, Commercial Law, Banking Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Industrial Relations and Employment Law, Intellectual Property. Admitted to the bar, 1968, Brussels. Co-Author: Belgian and Luxembourg chapter of Leasing Handbuch, "Leasing in RFA and other Countries including Benelux," Fritz Knapp Verlag, 1981 Edition.
Lecturer: "Important Legal and Tax Considerations on Real Estate Investments in Belgium," SkopBank, Helsinki, Finland, October 11, 1989. "Import Legal and Tax Considerations on Real Estate Investments in Belgium and the Netherlands," PK Banken (Lux.), S.A., Stockholm, Sweden, September 8, 1988 and Göteborg, Sweden, September 7, 1988. "La societé Holding: choisir son implantation au sein du Benelux et des pays voisins," VAN HAM - SAS Hotel Conference 14.10.1993.
"Quelles structures peuvent ętre utilisées en vue du maintien et de la sauvegarde d'un patrimoine mobilier et immobilier," Law and Tax Forum - Palais des Congrčs, December 6 & 7, 1993, Paris. "Le Financement des investissements immobiliers. Les nouveaux instruments et leur utilisations," VAN HAM - SAS Hotel Conference August 8, 1994.
"Comment créer, gérer et utiliser au mieux la holding Luxembourgeoise?" EFE, Paris, Hotel Nikko, November, 7 and 8, 1994. And EFE, Brussels, Hotel Metropole, September 26 & 27, 1995. "Powers and Libilities of Company Managers in Europe," EFE, Hotel Metropole, Brussels, November 21 & 22, 1995.
"Real Estate in Belgium and in Europe, how best manage the legal and fiscal aspects of your real estate property," EFE, SAS Hotel, Brussels, February 13 & 14, 1996. "The Holding Company, why, where and how, Is Belgium still competitive?" VAN HAM, SAS Hotel, Brussels, March 13, 1996. The law firm Miller, Bolle and Partners is a merger of two existing law firms, Miller & Partners (S. Miller was the senior partner of the european office of the law firm Zadok & Company Europe) and Bolle and Partners (Michael J. Bolle was previously one of the senior partners of the law firm Burlion, Bolle and Houben initially formed by an American attorney, Mr Frank Boas, and Which has developed into a Belgian firm).