Emilie Praet


Emi­lie Praet is an asso­ciate at the lit­i­ga­tion depart­ment of Cresco. 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. She also offers wider oper­a­tional legal support.

Emilie’s prac­tice ranges from pre-lit­i­ga­tion advice and set­tle­ment nego­ti­a­tions to rep­re­sen­ta­tion before Bel­gian courts and arbi­tral tribunals.


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.