Attorney at law at Brussels Bar
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Thierry Léonard’s area of expertise is Telecommunication Law and emerging IT Law. He specialises in the subject of Data Protection and Privacy law and in the area of e-commerce (in particular e-marketing, liability of intermediaries and e-invoicing).
Thierry began his career in 1991 as a researcher in the The Research Centre for the Study of IT and Company Law (CRIDS) in the (University of Namur). He quickly became one of the first specialists in Belgium in the subject of data protection and has made his name with his numerous publications.
Attorney-at-law at the Brussels Bar since 1994, Thierry has practised as a lawyer in these areas of expertise and has gained a lot of experience in drafting contracts and in the management both contractual and non contractual litigation specializing in the area of emerging technologies (civil responsibility, commercial termination, counterfeit etc...).
Thierry graduated with a law degree from the Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve (UCL) in 1991 and in 2004 successful completed a Doctorate in law from the University of Namur (ex. FUNDP).
In addition to his thesis on Civil Liability he has also published numerous articles within his areas of expertise.
He is a Lecturer at the University of St-Louis, Brussels on the subject of General Commercial Law.
Thierry joined Ulys as a partner on March 1st 2013.