Corporate

Legalis is specialized in company law, in the broad sense.

This means that companies can call upon our services at the start of their company until its liquidation, as well as during the entire period in between.

Transportation

As one of few offices, Legalis can claim to be specialized in transportation law.

The office can provide practical solutions for every question or problem regarding, among others, transportation licences, CMR and load securing. Furthermore, the office has acquired knowlegde in criminal transportation law.

Insolvency

As a bankruptcy administrator, Mr. Macours has full knowlegde of insolvency law.

Therefore, Legalis can assist you in every aspect of insolvency and bankruptcy law: Continuity of Companies, bankruptcies, liquidations.

International

Through the years, the clients of Legalis are getting more often confronted with questions or problems in an international context.

Because of this, the office has had the opportunity to optimise its knowledge concerning cross-border juridical problems.

Traffic

Legalis can rely on an experience build up over many years in the field of traffic law.

The defense in criminal proceedings, as well as in civil proceeding in front of the Police Court and the Court of First Instance, as well as the application for damages and the resolution of civil interests for these courts can be entrusted to the office.

WHO WE ARE

LEGALIS IS A LAWYER’S OFFICE THAT COMMITS ITSELF

TO ASSISTING ENTREPRENEURS DURING THE START, THE GROWTH,

THE INTERNATIONALISATION AND THE ENDING OF THEIR COMPANY

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ABOUT US:

Legalis strifes to deal with the cases entrusted while offering the largest guarantees of quality as possible. This means that work should be carried out selectively.

In this case, it means that the office will only deal with cases within the sectors of company law, business law, economic law, transportation law, social law, traffic law, insurance law, social and economic criminal law, criminal transportation law, administrative law and cross-border disputes.

The office strifes primarly after a relationship of trust with the clients.

A good cooperation often begins on the ocassion of legal proceedings, but should result in a reduction of the number of pending proceedings by means of a preventive approach.

Advices are often (figuratively) priceless, when they can prevent innecessary expenses. However, providing solid advices requires a thorough knowledge of the activities of the clients.

That is why specialized expertise is most efficient when there is a lasting cooperation. Besides this, Legalis is often consulted in the sectors of transportation law, company law and international private law in single cases. These interventions happen on request of a colleague or a legal expenses insurer. In some cases, the nature of the dispute can actually require a specific expertise of the concerning matter.

HOW CAN WE BE OF SERVICE?

  • Transparancy

    Legalis has a high regard of the concept of transparancy. This translates into clarity towards the clients in terms of the course of procedures, but also in terms of costs.

  • Consultation

    Legalis strifes after a permanent consultation with clients about the approach and services.g

  • Experience

    Mr. Theo Macours is a lawyer since 1987 and therefore posseses an extensive experience.

                               NEWS LEGALIS & WLN

NEWS LEGALIS

WARWICK LEGAL NETWORK

  • Stuart Miller

    21/06/2017 - WLN's footprint in Delhi, India

    WLN had a fantastic conference in Delhi in February 2017 but we were touched too by the work of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) India (Doctors without Borders). Sexual and gender based violence is quite a taboo in India and therefore it is difficult to reach those victims and to offer help. MSF Delhi is now working on a campaign to advertise in the metro (see photos, right) and we gladly support their fantastic work and this campaign.  We are pleased in the meantime to have collected a significant sum from WLN members and paid that on to MSF. For more information on MSF and their work in Delhi: https://www.msfindia.in/treating-survivors-sexual-and-gender-based-violence-delhi
  • WHAT IS WARWICK LEGAL NETWORK?

    Legalis is a member of Warwick Legal Network, an international network of independent lawyer offices. The network consists exclusively out of middle-large offices committed to professional services to companies. At the moment, Warwick Legal Network is formed by 54 member-offices, located in 23 European countries, Turkey and Russia. By applying strict rules regarding admittance to the network, these are exclusively offices which are active in the same domains as Legalis . The cooperation is given concrete effect by way of referrals, congresses and personal contacts. The operating language of the network is English. Through this membership, Legalis can cooperate in every European country with highly qualitative lawyers in cross-border issues. At this moment, Warwick Legal Network has, aside from Legalis in Belgium, member-offices in Bulgaria, Cyprus, Denmark, Germany, France, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Croatia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, Ukraine, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Slovenia, Spain, Czech Republic, Turkey, United Kingdom, Sweden and Switzerland.
  • Steen Rosenfalck

    14/08/2017 - ebl miller rosenfalck shortlisted for Law Society Excellence Awards 2017

    ebl miller rosenfalck, the boutique European business law firm has been shortlisted for the prestigious Law Society Excellence Award in the Excellence in International Legal Services category. The award will be made to the firm that has broken new ground and actively developed new export markets. It is the fourth time ebl miller rosenfalck has been shortlisted in this significant category, highlighting the international impact of the firm’s work for mid-sized businesses across Europe, with a particular focus on the Northern European markets. The firm’s London office counts six partners and 13 lawyers and has seen its turnover grow substantially over the last couple of year. Full article: see website of WLN
  • Andres Willa

    04/08/2017 - MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS: Why Argentine Companies Re-Seduce Local and Foreign Investors

    Activity touched a floor in 2015, assets remain cheap relative to the region and government change raises expectations, energy, media, retail, agrobusiness, technology and finance to the forefront of the trend. Who is who? 2016 was a turning point.  The amounts involved in mergers and acquisitions of companies in Argentina multiplied threefold since the last year of the government of Cristina Kirchner in which they touched the floor of the last ten years.  Orlando Ferreres & Asociados data are an eloquent example: from US $ 869 million to US $ 3109 year on year. Read the full article here.
  • 04/09/2017 - 13 Morningstar Law Group attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers®

    We are proud to announce the inclusion of 13 Morningstar Law Group attorneys across several practice areas in Best Lawyers in America, 2018. MLG is an active member of WLN and has offices in Raleigh and Durham, North Carolina. Read more here.

ATTORNEYS-AT-LAW

Theo Macours

Attorney-at-law
  • Licenciate in Laws KU Leuven 1987
  • Graduate American studies KU Leuven 1988
  • Since 1987 lawyer at the Bar of Limburg
  • Since 2006 manager of Legalis advocaten BVBA
  • Since 2008 holder of certificate of competence in national and international transportation of goods by road
  • Since 2010 substitute judge in Commercial Court of Antwerp, section Hasselt.
  • Masterclass Exportmanagement 2014-2015

Jorrit Paesen

Attorney-at-law
  • Master of Laws KU Leuven 2016
  • Since 2016 lawyer at the Bar of Limburg

COOPERATION

Luc Naudts

ATTORNEY-AT-LAW
  • Licenciate in Laws RU Gent 1976
  • Since 1976 lawyer at the Bar of Limburg
  • Since 1979 included on the list of bankruptcy administrators

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