Do you need a lawyer for corporate or company law?
ORYS helps entrepreneurs and associations stay on the right legal track!

Our specialised lawyers in corporate law help you get on track!

The ORYS team is fully familiar with the ins and outs of small, medium-sized and large corporations, associations and organisations. We are by your side with legal advice in your day-to-day management, for the incorporation of your company, in conflicts, when restructuring, in the case of liquidation, for the transfer of shares, etc. ORYS assists you and your company with:

  • Legal form and incorporation formalities
  • Capital: statute of the contributions and capital transactions
  • Shareholder agreements, shareholder conflicts and dispute settlement procedures
  • Management, internal operation and directors’ liability
  • Representation of associations
  • Acquisitions, transfers of shares, mergers and divisions
  • Public takeover bids
  • Legislation relating to non-profit organisations
  • Competition Law
  • GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) (link to GDPR paragraph)
  • Bankruptcy, judicial restructuring procedures (in Dutch: GRP, formerly WCO) and liquidation

Adjacent areas of law for your company or association

This advice is not limited to corporate law, commercial law and company law as such. ORYS also provides advice on:

Our aim is to improve your daily business operations and make them more efficient!

From incorporation to liquidation, including mergers and restructuring projects

We assist your company legally from foundation to liquidation. We also offer legal guidance in the event of a merger or restructuring, and will guide you through this sometimes difficult course. Our intervention and our advice not only bring additional value to your daily management. We also provide assistance in conflicts within your company, your association, or with third parties.

ORYS will help you with:

  • Transactions
  • Legal proceedings
  • Arbitration
  • Disputes

Receivables management and debt collections

Monitoring your outstanding invoices and chasing defaulters is essential in order to keep your business healthy. ORYS supports you in dealing with defaulters in an efficient and cost-conscious manner. How do we do this?

  • Binding general terms and conditions
  • Firm commercial contracts
  • Notices of default
  • Monitoring payments
  • Recovering outstanding receivables

Sustainable innovations

Sustainable innovations is at the top of the agenda in many companies. ORYS would be pleased to assist you in this. Our team closely monitors all social and ecological trends and the relevant legislation. This enables us to alert you and your company to upcoming changes in good time. In this way, you are always ahead of your time, and can progress in a flexible manner.

Market practices and consumer protection

ORYS has extensive experience of procedures in these matters. We help you navigate through the regulations on:

  • Joint offers
  • Sales and pre-sales restriction periods
  • Selling at a loss
  • Announcements of price reductions
  • Distance selling
  • Online sales
  • Etc.

We can advise your company on the feasibility and impact of these practices, and draw up contracts in accordance with the Market Practices Act.

Would you like more information or non-binding advice from our corporate law or company law lawyer?

Call +32 (0)2 410 10 66 or

Our lawyers specialised in corporate law and company law

Erik De Caluwé - Orys Advocaten

Erik De Caluwé


Christophe Van Hecke


Christoph Pixner


Antoine Dierickx