ALTIUS is one of the largest independent law firms in Belgium. The firm assists companies in their international and Belgian transactions and litigation, and also acts as day-to-day counsel for many Belgian companies and subsidiaries of multinationals. For all tax-related issues, ALTIUS maintains an operational relationship with niche firm Tiberghien.
As an independent firm, ALTIUS succeeds in attracting high-level advice and services. The firm’s clients include multinational corporations, Belgian corporations and fast-growing smaller businesses in various industry sectors. The firm also acts for commercial banks, investment banks and VCs.
ALTIUS is highly experienced in cross-border work and the firm’s lawyers are often praised for their international approach to problem solving which takes into account global issues within a local market context. Most of ALTIUS’ lawyers are trilingual (Dutch, French and English), and some can also work in German, Italian and Spanish. The firm’s lawyers aim to be positive, constructive and give clear, workable advice, and they can work rapidly and adjust to changing business situations.
ALTIUS has a strong reputation in mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property, banking and finance, commercial contracts, employment law, commercial litigation and arbitration, pharmaceuticals, competition law, telecommunications and information technology.