Nick Peeters

Nick Peeters



  • Partner at Essenzia (since 19 February 2007)
  • Coens-de Cooman-Peeters-Van den Cloot (2003-2006)
  • DeBacker Advocaten (2001-2003)
  • Mr Guy Vanhoucke (1998-2001)
  • Mr Christian Stoop (1991-1998)


  •  European mediation training for practitioners of Justice (2018) EMTPJ AIA (Association for International Arbitration)
  • In-depth company law training (2002) EHSAL
  • Training cycle receivers (2001-2002)
  • Conflict mediation in other than family businesses (2001)
  •  Business economics (1997-1998 – magna cum laude) IPO – currently UAMS
  • Special degree Maritime sciences (1990 – cum laude, UFSIA
  • LL.M (1989), KU Leuven


Belgian, °18 March 1966

Member of the Antwerp Bar since 1990

Member of the Dutch-speaking Brussels Bar since 2014

Deputy justice at the Court of Appeal in Antwerp

Member of the High Council of Justice since May 2017

Accredited mediator in civil and commercial matters

Curator at the Business Court in Antwerp and at the Dutch-speaking Business Court in Brussels


Mother tongue: Dutch

Fluent in: French and English

Understanding: German


Music, literature and city trips

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