Boots on the ground

Lies De Mulder


Lies graduated as Master of Laws (magna cum laude) from the University of Antwerp in 2022. She has been part of the Bar Association of the Province of Antwerp since September 2022, joining the Agio Legal team.
During her studies, she specialised in corporate law. More specifically, she already developed a keen interest in insolvency law as an aspiring researcher. Lies is still academically active today, as a predoctoral researcher at the University of Antwerp.
Within Agio Legal, she mainly focuses on insolvency law, company law and contract law.

Diplomas and courses
– Master of law, University of Antwerp (magna cum laude)
– Bachelor of law, University of Antwerp

Work experience
– September 2022: Trainee lawyer at Agio Legal

– Dutch: mother tongue
– English and French: good

Conferences and seminars
– Participation “Study Day: Insolvency Law after the Transposition of the Restructuring Directive” on 8 September 2023;
– Participation “Study afternoon Fair and free competition: wisdom is measure” on 18 November 2021.

– DE MULDER, L. and VANMEENEN, M., “Do state aid rules remain offside in a reorganisation plan?”, RDC-TBH 2022, vol. 6, 723-743.
– DE MULDER, L., “Topicality: Constitutional Court, 15/07/2021, No 110/2021”, RDC-TBH 2021, vol. 9, 2049.
– DE MULDER, L., “Topicality: Supreme Court, 22/01/2021, C.20.0143.N”, RDC-TBH 2021, vol. 2, 249-250.

Additional information
– Member of the Bar of the Province of Antwerp
– Volunteer researcher at the University of Antwerp within the Enterprise & Law research group
– Co-coordinator of the current affairs section on insolvency of the Journal of Belgian Commercial Law