Tijs is sr. legal counsel at IFORI with over 8 years of proven expertise in intellectual property rights, new technologies, IT and privacy.
He started his career as an IP lawyer at De Bock & Baluwé (2015-2018), before further refining his expertise at the niche firm IP Porta (2018-2022). After this, Tijs joined Deloitte as Legal Manager IP/IT, where he put his accumulated experience into practice advising family businesses and (Tech) Start-ups and Scale-ups on IP-related issues.
He has particular experience in IP litigation, but can equally well assist you in drafting and reviewing agreements or providing advice.
Tijs started his law studies at KULAK and completed them at KU Leuven in 2014. He obtained a Master after Master in Intellectual Property Law and ICT Law, also at KU Leuven, in 2015.