° 1985


BA Degree in French-Spanish translation, University College Ghent, 2007, Magna cum laude
Postgraduate Degree in International Complementary Studies, University of Lisbon, 2008, Magna cum laude
Master Degree in Law, University of Ghent, 2013, Magna cum laude (as a working student)


2008 – 2013:

Customer service employee (Peugeot (Teleperformance Portugal) and Volvo IT), back office commercial employee (Kappa Data), management assistant (law firm De Smet-De Maere and law firm Haeseryn-Vandermeulen), teacher for evening classes

2013 – present:

Lawyer with Bar Association in Ghent:

  • 2013 – 2016: employee at law firm Luc Ryckaert (Eeklo)
  • 2016 – present: employee at De Bock & Baluwé law firm

Preferred subjects

  • Distribution law and competition law
  • Commercial contracts
  • Market practices and intellectual property rights (IP)

Also registered as a sworn translator French-Spanish at the Ghent Court of First Instance.