The firm, founded on 1 january 2007, pursues the activities developed more than 40 years ago by Me Amand D’Hondt and Me Yves de Caritat under the name “D’Hondt & de Caritat”.
Building upon a strong general practice in civil and commercial law, it has acquired an excellent reputation and become a reference in Torts & Insurance law and related matters. It is the only Belgian firm mentioned in the “Best’s directories of recommended insurance attorneys and adjusters”. Our lawyers have dealt with major cases in this area, such as the “Heysel” drama, the Switel-fire in Antwerp, the so-called “Chinese plants” case (medical, pharmaceutical negligence and personal injury), asbestos and derailment cases, and lately with terror attack cases.
Our firm regroups a dynamic team of lawyers with a strong expertise. Our clients are diverse and include international and national companies as well as private individuals.
Our team assists each client with efficiency and rigor, in Belgium and abroad, in French, Dutch, English and Italian.