- We start from the premise that there is a gap between the way justice is delivered to citizens and their legitimate expectations.
- The adoption of technology is the only way for the legal world to narrow this gap. To begin with, lawyers, judges and legal professionals must view technology as an opportunity (not a threat).
- We are here to help them see the light.
- Our goal is to promote greater efficiency, meaning and proximity in the face of the digital revolution.
STANISLAS VAN WASSENHOVE - FOunder
Stanislas has been member of the Brussels - bar (1984 -2019).
After having founded and been managing partner during 14 years of CMS one of a top ten firms in Belgium and Luxembourg, he focuses his energy on designing the future of the legal profession and the judicial institutions.
Since 2016, he initiates the "Electrochoc Numérique" conferences cycle in Brussels, Paris and Geneva on the digital revolution of the legal industry. In 2018, Stanislas coordinated a conference on digitalisation of Justice for the IGO/IFJ. IN 2019, he founded Reshape.legal.
ADRIEN VAN DEN BRANDEN
Adrien is a bar-registered lawyer at Law For Tech and founder of Canyonlegal.
His mission it to take legal out of the way of tech companies so they can focus on what matters most to them: growing their business.
Adrien has been part of the Reshape.legal mission all along assisting in the organisation of the "Electrochoc Numérique"-conférences cycle in Brussels. He co-founded Incubateur.legal, the body within the French-and German-speaking Bars Association in Belgium tasked with helping lawyers surfing the digital wave. Adrien also teaches lawyers to craft their first LegalTech app and sign their first Smart Contract under the Law Is Code banner.
Adrien is the author of "Les robots à l'assaut de la justice", an essay advocating for the need to make the justice system more efficient through technology.
Member of the Brussels Bar, Thomas is on a mission to transform the legal industry 🚀. Passionate about law, innovation and technology. As a legal Innovation and Technology lawyer I am in the driver’s seat of change and innovation within my firm and the KPMG network. I am passionate about creating more value for clients through innovation and co-creation. In 2020, he founded Aeco.
Adrien is passionate about law, code, design and entrepreneurship.
His conviction that these areas can make the legal world more accessible motivates him to undertake his daily work.
He has created a startup, Symplicy, whilst studying.
Jolan Vereecke is a part-time teaching assistant at the Faculty of Law of the KU Leuven, Institute for European Law and a lawyer at the Brussels Bar.
Jolan worked as an associate at Allen & Overy LLP in Brussels where he regularly advised multinational clients both in transactional matters as well as in litigious matters.
Since September 2019, Jolan acts as an expert for the Walloon Minister of Finance, Budget and Airports and is in charge of the strategy for the Walloon airports of Liege and Charleroi. In parallel, Jolan acts as Coordinator of the Brexit Task Force of the Government of the French Speaking Community (Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles) and is also special adviser to the President of the French-speaking liberal party.
Jolan holds a bachelor of laws from the University of Namur and a master’s degree from the University of Ghent. He is an LL.M. graduate from Georgetown University, Washington D.C. (Dean’s list). Jolan also studied at University of Glasgow.