our team

our team

Exelia is a team. Not an empty catchword or concept but an actual team. Exelia decided that it would be and remain a human scaled undertaking, focused on the efficient contribution of its members and a constant care for high quality legal services. The distribution of responsibilities and roles within the firm was thought out in order to allow each member’s abilities to be exploited at their best and in the client’s best interest. Beyond the individuals who compose it, this is a team that we are proud of introducing you to.

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Jean-Marc Wolter

attorney since 1981, took part in the firm’s creation in 1989. He is recognised by the Brussels Bar as a specialist in public procurements and tendering, and in public and administrative law. He is in charge of the administrative law team. Jean-Marc WOLTER is also responsible for the firm’s “Quality Management”. Jean-Marc WOLTER regularly publishes and gives conferences.

jean.marc.wolter@exelia.be

Expertise: government and public sector.

Practice areas: General public law and, in particular, public procurement and tendering law, public authorities’ liability law, environmental law.

Alain Hirsch

has become partner of the firm since 2002 after joining it at the beginning of his outset in 1996. He is recognised by the Brussels Bar as a tax law specialist and co-responsible for the firm’s tax law department. He also practices corporate and commercial law (debt recovery included). Alain HIRSCH is responsible for the firm’s administration and financial management as well as of its communication. Alain HIRSCH is an active member of the Union of Taxation Practitioners (UTP) within which he intervenes as a regular lecturer.

alain.hirsch@exelia.be

Expertise: commercial and non-profit undertakings, tax law.

Practice areas:Tax law and in particular the taxation of public authorities, corporate law, commercial law and debt recovery.

Alain Hirsch

has become partner of the firm since 2002 after joining it at the beginning of his outset in 1996. He is recognised by the Brussels Bar as a tax law specialist and co-responsible for the firm’s tax law department. He also practices corporate and commercial law (debt recovery included). Alain HIRSCH is responsible for the firm’s administration and financial management as well as of its communication. Alain HIRSCH is an active member of the Union of Taxation Practitioners (UTP) within which he intervenes as a regular lecturer.

alain.hirsch@exelia.be

Expertise: commercial and non-profit undertakings, tax law.

Practice areas:Tax law and in particular the taxation of public authorities, corporate law, commercial law and debt recovery.

Michel De Troyer

attorney since 1998, joined the firm in 2010 before becoming a partner in 2013. He is recognised by the Brussels Bar as a contract and distribution law specialist. He also practices the preferred fields of corporate, commercial and civil law and more specifically civil liability, including that of public authorities and their counterparties especially in the performance of public procurements . Michel DE TROYER has furthermore developed a thorough expertise of intellectual property, in particular authors’ rights and neighbouring rights as well as the protection of personal data and privacy.

michel.de.troyer@exelia.be

Expertise: commercial and non-profit undertakings, contract law, intellectual property.

Practice areas: Liability law, commercial law, corporate law, intellectual property, data protection and privacy, labour law.

Vincent Delcuve

attorney since 2009 and partner since 2017, is co-responsible for the firm’s tax department. He holds a degree in tax management and developed an expertise in local and regional tax matters. Vincent DELCUVE is also actively involved in various debt recovery litigation cases. He regularly gives speaking engagements in these areas of expertise.

vincent.delcuve@exelia.be

Expertise: tax law.

Practice areas: Tax law (direct and indirect taxes and levies), taxation of local and regional authorities, commercial law and debt recovery.

Vincent Delcuve

attorney since 2009 and partner since 2017, is co-responsible for the firm’s tax department. He holds a degree in tax management and developed an expertise in local and regional tax matters. Vincent DELCUVE is also actively involved in various debt recovery litigation cases. He regularly gives speaking engagements in these areas of expertise.

vincent.delcuve@exelia.be

Expertise: tax law.

Practice areas: Tax law (direct and indirect taxes and levies), taxation of local and regional authorities, commercial law and debt recovery.

Véronique Christiaens

attorney at the firm since 2008 and member of the Brussels Bar (Dutch speaking Association). She developed an expertise in public procurement law, an area in which she regularly publishes alongside Jean-Marc WOLTER.

veronique.christiaens@exelia.be

Expertise: government and public sector, intellectual property.

Practice areas: Public procurement law, public law, public authorities liability law, environmental law.

Kristel Van Beneden

attorney since 2009, joined Exelia in 2011. She is specialised in public authorities’ liability law, occupational accidents in the public sector and contract law. She is also regularly involved in civil law, commercial law and debt recovery cases.

kristel.van.beneden@exelia.be

Expertise: contract law, government and public sector

Practice areas: Civil and commercial law, public authorities liability law, occupational accidents in the public sector, debt recovery

Kristel Van Beneden

attorney since 2009, joined Exelia in 2011. She is specialised in public authorities’ liability law, occupational accidents in the public sector and contract law. She is also regularly involved in civil law, commercial law and debt recovery cases.

kristel.van.beneden@exelia.be

Expertise: contract law, government and public sector

Practice areas: Civil and commercial law, public authorities liability law, occupational accidents in the public sector, debt recovery

Maxime Bernard

attorney since 2014, joined Exelia in 2015. He develops a particular expertise in debt recovery for public authorities and regularly takes part in public procurement litigation cases.

maxime.bernard@exelia.be

Expertise: commercial and non-profit undertakings, government and public sector.

Practice areas: Civil and commercial law, debt recovery, public procurement law, public authorities liability law.

Charlotte Braeckman

attorney since 2015, joined Exelia in 2016. She is regularly involved in civil law, debt recovery and labour law cases. She practices in the fields of public authorities liability and occupational accidents.

charlotte.braeckman@exelia.be

Expertise: commercial and non-profit undertakings.

Practice areas: Civil law, debt recovery, labour law, public authorities liability law.

Charlotte Braeckman

attorney since 2015, joined Exelia in 2016. She is regularly involved in civil law, debt recovery and labour law cases. She practices in the fields of public authorities liability and occupational accidents.

charlotte.braeckman@exelia.be

Expertise: commercial and non-profit undertakings.

Practice areas: Civil law, debt recovery, labour law, public authorities liability law.

Laurent Housen

attorney since 2015, joined Exelia in 2017. He regularly takes part in the handling of debt recovery cases and develops an extensive practice in the fields of public procurement law, commercial law as well as intellectual property law, the latter area in which he deepens his expertise following a bilingual LL.M in competition and intellectual property law at the University of Liege.

laurent.housen@exelia.be

Expertise: commercial and non-profit undertakings, government and public sector, intellectual property.

Practice areas: Civil law, intellectual property law, public procurements, corporate and commercial law, debt recovery.

Elodie Maroit

began her career as an attorney with Exelia in 2018. She actively works with all four of the firm’s partners, and is mainly active in civil and commercial law projects. She develops an assiduous practice of debt recovery cases and deepens the experience accumulated in the context of her Master Degree in Information Technology and Communication science law (ITC).

elodie.maroit@exelia.be

Expertise: commercial and non-profit undertakings, intellectual property.

Practice areas:Civil law, commercial law, debt recovery, ITC law

Elodie Maroit

began her career as an attorney with Exelia in 2018. She actively works with all four of the firm’s partners, and is mainly active in civil and commercial law projects. She develops an assiduous practice of debt recovery cases and deepens the experience accumulated in the context of her Master Degree in Information Technology and Communication science law (ITC).

elodie.maroit@exelia.be

Expertise: commercial and non-profit undertakings, intellectual property.

Practice areas:Civil law, commercial law, debt recovery, ITC law

Annick Laurent

annick.laurent@exelia.be

What would Exelia be without the backbone constituted by its administrative support team ? Living memories and first line handlers of our cases and projects, Annick LAURENT and Lina INCARDONA are Exelia’s voice and face and an essential component of its functioning to the benefit of the firm’s attorneys and the clients it serves with happiness, pride and commitment.

Annick LAURENT, furthermore, holds a degree in philosophy and letters, and brings her qualified assistance in the drafting of documents, while Lina INCARDONA brings amongst others the essential rigour to the firm’s logistic organisation and its process management as well as the management of clients’ accounts.

Lina Incardona

lina.incardona@exelia.be

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