Mrs Karen Vermaere > Laurius > Antwerp, Belgium > Lawyer Profile

Laurius
OUDELEEUWENRUI 19
2000 ANTWERP
Belgium

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Karen is a partner at Laurius. She is an experienced litigator and focuses on corporate and commercial dispute resolution, including arbitration. She also assists clients in commercial transactions, including negotiating and drafting a wide range of commercial contracts (such as sourcing, manufacturing, logistics, distribution, agency, franchising, selective distribution, sales, licensing) and advises on compliance with European and Belgian competition law and market practices. Karen combines her work in the commercial & litigation practice group with a regulatory practice and has specific expertise in public procurement proceedings.

Career

Karen was admitted to the Antwerp bar in 2001.

Languages

Dutch, French & English

Memberships

IBA (International Bar Association)

Education

Karen holds a master’s degree in Law (University of Ghent and University of Fribourg (CH)).

Lawyer Rankings

Belgium > Dispute resolution

Laurius‘ ‘very reliable‘ team is adept at handling corporate disputes for clients operating in the financial, IT, hospitality and construction sectors, among others. Bert Luyten and Karen Vermaere are the joint heads of the practice. Associates Eline  Verelst and Gerrit  Hendrikx are also recommended.