Elena Claes is an associate at the litigation department of Cresco. She focuses mainly on corporate and commercial litigation. Furthermore, Elena advises and assists domestic and international clients on a variety of commercial matters and disputes, regarding e.g.service agreements, distribution and agency, (commercial) lease, director’s liability, shareholder’s and management disputes.
Prior to being an associate at Cresco, Elena was an associate in the litigation, insolvency and restructuring department of NautaDutilh. She also gained experience as a legal counsel with Brewery Alken-Maes.
After obtaining her master degree in law (Université Toulouse I Capitole / University of Antwerp, 2014), Elena obtained an LL.M. Business Law (University of Antwerp, 2016).
Elena speaks fluent Dutch, French and English.