Andries manages trade mark and design portfolios, encompassing strategic filing advice (including clearance searches), monitoring of registration procedures and IP audits of TM portfolios. He represents clients in opposition and cancellation proceedings, negotiation of co-existence agreements, as well as in infringement actions. His clients include national and international corporations, consultancy and law firms. Andries is a Benelux and EU Certified Trade Mark Attorney.


  • Dessins et modèles
  • Stratégie globale
  • Marques


  • Benelux and European Trademark & Design Attorney
  • Legal counsel
  • BMM Certified Trade Mark Attorney


  • Bachelor in Law (LL.M.), VUB, Brussels (Belgium), 1986
  • Master in European and International Law, VUB, Brussels (Belgium), 1987