DOTREMONT is a boutique law firm providing legal stratégies and solutions in the areas of corporate, corporate finance and commercial law, with a special focus on private equity, M&A, corporate finance and EU Data Protection law.  The firm has a proven track record advising investors and entrepreneurs and their companies in the ICT sector, the manufacturing and transport sector and the real estate sector. 

 The firm advises a variety of entrepreneurial and dynamic businesses in Europe and abroad, including emerging and established companies, privately and publicly held companies. 

The firm also assists foreign and international law firms with issues of Belgian law.

The firm very often serves as strategic advisor and general counsel to its clients.


It is the mission of DOTREMONT to create value for its clients through providing them with stratégic and high quality legal counseling in a time efficient and solution-oriented manner. 

The firm was founded by Carl Dotremont.  Carl holds a law degree from the University of Leuven in Belgium, an LLM from the University of Augsburg in Germany and an MBA from Krannert Business School (Purdue University) in the U.S. and from ESCP Europe in Paris.  In addition,  Carl studied, worked and lived abroad and has more than 20 years of legal experience in private practice, and as in-house general counsel.  Carl’s background also includes hands-on experience as a director and as a member of the advisory board of private companies.  Please click on the picture above for a more detailed profile.

The background, skills and experience of Carl Dotremont and its associates, coupled with the firm’s small size, allow it to better understand and address the needs of its clients and achieve more effective, efficient and creative practical solutions.

As strategic advisor and general counsel, the firm maintains alliances with other professionals, including attorneys in complementary areas of practice; accountants and financial advisors; and individuals and entities with access to capital markets.