Emilie Praet

Senior Associate

Emi­lie Praet is a senior asso­ciate of Cresco with a focus on dis­pute res­o­lu­tion. She spe­cial­izes in com­mer­cial, cor­po­rate and IP/IT lit­i­ga­tion and advis­es on a wide range of domes­tic and inter­na­tion­al clients on share­hold­ers dis­putes, direc­tors’ lia­bil­i­ty, IP/IT relat­ed top­ics and all types of com­mer­cial dis­putes. Her prac­tice ranges from pre-lit­i­­ga­­tion advice and set­tle­ment nego­ti­a­tions to rep­re­sen­ta­tion before Bel­gian courts and arbi­tral tribunals.

Emi­lie also assists clients in a wide vari­ety of cor­po­rate mat­ters, such as ven­ture cap­i­tal and oth­er strate­gic part­ner­ships, and offers wider oper­a­tional legal support.


Pri­or to join­ing Cresco, Emi­lie worked at the inter­na­tion­al law firm Allen & Overy LLP where she gained expe­ri­ence in com­mer­cial lit­i­ga­tion and finan­cial law. 

After obtain­ing her mas­ter degree in law in 2013 (Uni­ver­si­ty of Copen­hagen, Uni­ver­si­ty of Ghent), Emi­lie obtained a mas­ter in gen­er­al man­age­ment (Vler­ick Busi­ness School, 2014).

Emi­lie speaks flu­ent Dutch, French and English.

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