Swantje Peirs



Intro about me

Hello! I’m Swantje Peirs


Welcome If you are looking for a contemporary, personal and accurate follow up of your legal problems, with human solutions, you are here at the right place. Depending on your personal needs, in a transparent communication, with a strong feeling of empathy, solutions will be searched, and not only through the usual legal process. The special interests of the client are always kept in mind.

The expertise covers different legal domains, faced daily by companies and individuals, such as:

  • Collection right
  • Rental dispute
  • Construction disputes
  • Family issues
  • Traffic law
  • Legal support of companies
  • Disputes between neighbours
  • Agreements and contracts

Thanks to the knowledge of different languages (Dutch, German, French and English), a network of correspondents, legal issues national and international can be dealt with. Regular refreshing professional trainings (at home and abroad) provides an up-to-date follow-up in an ever changing environment. The personal approach and the search for pragmatic solutions make this office, located in Drongen (Gent, Belgium), an ideal partner for your legal issues.



During the first contact, it will be investigated whether the fees and charges can’t be borne by a third party, such as an insurance company. If this is the case, This third party will be contacted as soon as possible, asking if they want to take all the costs of their expenses.


Since the 1. January 2014, attorneys are required to charge a VAT of 21 % on the invoiced amounts. The indicative rates listed below are exclusive V.A.T. The listed amounts will be indexed annually and are determined based on the health index of January 2017. For a first and primary advice were the problem situation will be analysed and an approach will be given, a flat-tariff will be charged of € 75,00 /h. Afterwards a basic rate of € 120/h. will be charged. This hourly rate may vary depending on the specialization, the importance, the urgency, the complexity of the case. Appointments will then be made at the start of the collaboration.


There will be also legal costs attendant to the file be charges, such as: (grey squares)


Legal costs

  • Opening file (incl. archiving, library, infrastructure, insurance): € 75,00
  • Travel expenses: € 0,40 /km
  • E-mail (informative): € 3,00
  • E-mail (substance): € 9,00
  • Copies and scans/p.:: € 0,10
  • Letter: € 9,00
  • Registered letter: € 15,00

Other costs to be charges (not exhaustive):

  • Fees of translators, consultants, experts, accountants and correspondents
  • Costs Court
  • Bailiff costs

To cover estimated costs of performances, provisions will be regularly requested

Send us a Message


    • from Monday to Friday: 9am - 12.30pm and 1.30pm - 6.30pm
    • by appointment
    • Kapelanijmeers 2, 9031 DRONGEN
  • M. 0032 (0) 474 83 73 91 -T. 0032 (0) 371 94 39 - F. 0032 (0)9 371 94 62
  • e-mail
    • advocaat@swantjepeirs.be
    • C.R.N.. 0812 589 289
  • Regular account:
    • IBAN28 0018 0605 4720
  • Third Party Account:
    • IBAN 06 2900 3233 0222
  • BIC-Code:
    • Occupational liability of the office is insured by the collective policy of civil liability by the OVB at Amlin Europe (with a maximum guarantee of 1,250,000.00 €)

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