rue Godefroid 43 à 5000 Namur, Belgium
Geographic area served: Belgium
Type of organization: Private lawyer
Serves: Staff journalists, editors, media outlets, freelance journalists, civic media/bloggers
Type of support: Legal
Types of legal support: Direct litigation of cases involving journalists/media outlets in domestic and/or international courts; filing amicus briefs to domestic and/or international courts; providing supporting legal briefs and case law to NGOs or journalist associations that are directly litigating cases involving journalists/media outlets facing legal proceedings; providing general legal advice/counsel to journalists/media outlets; pre-publication legal advice/counsel to journalists, media outlets, journalist associations; legal advocacy for specific cases and issues.
Types of cases: defamation/libel; source protection and/or whistleblowing; disputes between journalists and media outlets over violations of professional codes of ethics.
Fee structure: Hourly fees
Type of advocacy support: advocacy support for labor issues or disputes, participating in conferences about freedom of expression or ethics of journalism (in French)
Contact: Audrey Adam, +32 472985087; firstname.lastname@example.org