Number of partners: 13
Number of lawyers: 45
Languages: Dutch, English, French, German, Spanish
Astrea is the independent all-round Belgian law firm promising result-oriented legal advice with 13 partners and more than 40 specialists and experienced lawyers, spread between offices in Antwerp and Brussels. The firm was established in 2006 by a handful of experienced lawyers who had gained a wealth of experience in various firms, and has steadily expanded with experienced specialists and young talent. Astrea offers highquality legal services to Belgian and international businesses, ranging from promising start-ups and growth companies to long-established corporations (including more than 15 Fortune 500 companies). Astrea also undertakes regular work for government departments and public bodies in Belgium.
The firm’s broad-based composition allows it to offer a comprehensive approach. Based on the individual client’s needs and the specific issues at hand, it assigns a customised team of specialist lawyers to each case. This enables it to consider every relevant area of law and provide the most efficient solution.
A unique blend of passion and respect is the strength of the Astrea team. The approach of every team member is always client-oriented and client-driven. It responds quickly, and is proactive and pragmatic. Quality is essential, but the firm also aims to be as cost-efficient as possible.
Main Areas of Practice:
Astrea is specialised in the following practice areas:
■ Corporate and finance; 4 partners, 6 fee earners based in Antwerp and Brussels
■ Real estate public and environmental law; 3 partners, 6 fee earners based in Antwerp
■ Employment law; 1 partner, 4 fee earners based in Antwerp
■ Commercial and economic law; 6 partners, 11 fee earners based in Antwerp and Brussels
■ IT, IP and media; 6 partners, 10 fee earners based in Antwerp and Brussels
■ Insolvency law; 6 partners and 4 fee earners based in Antwerp
■ Transport and logistics; 2 partners and 4 fee earners based in Antwerp