Boots on the ground

Tjörven Masil

Tjörven Masil is a trainee lawyer from 1 September 2021 and joined the ranks of Agio Legal (Ligé Advocaten) under student contract on 1 May 2021. Within the Agio team, his specialisation extends to all aspects of public and administrative law: environmental law (including urban development, environment, environmental permits, spatial planning, administrative and criminal enforcement), Local Government Decree, Municipal Administrative Sanctions, expropriation law, government liability, government contracts, public-private partnerships, domain law, concessions, public procurement, energy law, etc. He advises and assists companies, public authorities and private individuals in various proceedings concerning public and administrative law, both in public proceedings or application procedures, and in appeal proceedings sensu lato.
Diplomas and courses
  • Master of law, Catholic University of Leuven
  • Bachelor of law, Catholic University of Leuven KULAK
Conferences and seminars
  • Participation “Colloquium on Expropriation in Flanders after the Expropriation Decree” on 22 October 2021;
  • Participation “Colloquium on Climate Action and Compensation Modalities” on 21 October 2022;
Work experience
  • May 2021: Lawyer trainee at Agio Legal (formerly Ligé Advocaten). Listed as a trainee from 1 September 2021.
  • Mother tongue: Dutch
  • Fluent in English and French
  • VAN GIEL, I. and T. MASIL, “Has the environmental permit expiry regime passed its expiry date?”, TBO 2022, vol. 4, 237-250.
Additional information
  • Member of the Bar of the Province of Antwerp
  • Moderator at the 8th and 9th editions of “Parlons ensemble d’Europe/ Europe: we talk about it together” of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs