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Transparency and information

You are entrusting your case to the “maxius” law practice, a civil company in the form of a cooperative limited liability company (coöperatieve vennootschap met beperkte aansprakelijkheid –cvba) under Belgian law, whose registered and operating offices are situated at 6 Ambachtenlaan, 3001 Leuven (Heverlee), registered with the Crossroads Bank for Enterprises under company number 0870.947.954. 

maxius has a branch office at 13-15 Livornostraat, box 7, 1060 Brussels.

The legal practitioners who work at maxius are authorised to practise the legal profession in Belgium under the title of “advocaat”.  They practise the legal profession of lawyer in their own name or via their company as a partner or associate of cvba maxius, an association in the sense of the Rules of the Flemish Bar Association dated 8th November 2006, governing collaborative links between lawyers. 

You can contact the practice and the lawyers who work there:

  • by post at this address: 6 Ambachtenlaan, 3001 Leuven (Heverlee)
  • by fax on: +32-16-400817
  • by telephone on: +32-16-400717
  • by e-mail at: advocaten@maxius.be or at the personal e-mail address of the individual lawyer, as indicated elsewhere at this website


Information or complaints

If you would like to obtain further information or wish to lodge a complaint, you can contact us by post, e-mail, fax or telephone.


Professional rules and codes of conduct

The lawyers who work at the maxius practice are members of the Bar in Leuven. Some of them are also members of the Bar in Brussels (Dutch-speaking Order). 

They are governed by the rules of the Flemish Bar Association and the National Bar Association. These rules may be viewed at http://www.advocaat.be/Page.aspx?genericid=87. They are also governed by the rules of their Bar Association, which may be viewed at www.balieleuven.be/reglementen.php or http://www.baliebrussel.be/nl/deontologie/reglementen-codex-en-resoluties-noab.


Out-of-court dispute resolution

Our lawyers are subject to the system of out-of-court dispute resolution set out in the following code of conduct or rules:

  • for the Leuven Bar: Bar Association rules for the Bar in Leuven, as codified on 23rd September 2013
  • for the Brussels-Dutch Bar: Codex 2012 of the Brussels-Dutch Bar. 

More information is available about the characteristics and conditions of applicability of these rules from the website at www.balieleuven.be/klachten_ereloon.php and http://www.baliebrussel.be/nl/uw-advocaat/wat-bij-onenigheid-met-mijn-advocaat .


Professional indemnity insurance

The professional liability of maxius cvba and all of our lawyers is covered by a collective policy contracted through the Flemish Bar Association with nv AMLIN Europe (whose offices in Belgium are at 9 Koning Albert II-laan, 1210 Brussels) as principal insurer (70%) and joint-insurers Zurich Insurance (25%) (whose offices in Belgium are at 7 Lloyd Georgelaan, 1000 Brussels) and KBC Verzekeringen nv (5%) (whose registered office is situated at 2 Professor R. Van Overstraetenplein, 3000 Leuven). Cover totals up to 1,250,000.00 euro per claim.  The policy insuring our professional liability provides cover worldwide, subject to the clarifications and exclusions stated in the professional indemnity insurance policy for lawyers.


Multidisciplinary businesses and/or multidisciplinary partnerships

The maxius law practice is not part of any multidisciplinary businesses and/or multidisciplinary partnerships.