Alain Nijs

Alain Nijs
Senior partner

Argo Law is a boutique law firm offering corporate finance, tax and private client services for high net worth individuals and families, their businesses and their family offices.

We assist our private clients during milestones of their personal and family life. We advise them on the governance, structuring and planning of their business and their wealth. We navigate them through the complexity, always looking at the big picture and the broader context.

Our approach, bundling a profound understanding of family dynamics, businesses and wealth with transactional, private equity and tax capabilities, gives us a unique market position in Belgium.

Our lawyers’ knowhow and expertise are broadly recognized, both by clients and peers. We can rely on a strong international network enabling us to handle multi-jurisdictional cases in an efficient and collaborative manner.

We strive to combine the sophistication and expertise of a big law firm with the cost-effectiveness, responsiveness and focus of a boutique firm. We take pride in providing a first class service to our clients.

Number and location of offices:
1 office: Antwerp (Belgium)

Number of practitioners:
9 partners, 22 lawyers

Private client specialisms:
International estate and tax planning
International wealth structuring
Private M&A and private equity
Family business
Family dynamics and governance
Family offices

Significant cases:
Restructuring of holding structures for family business and private assets, covering more than 10 jurisdictions Family and corporate governance for large Belgian family business Cross-border estate and tax planning for US shareholder in large Belgian family business.