Aline Heyrman

Senior Counsel

Aline Heyrman is involved in the departement Administrative Law and Public Procurement Law, and the department Urban Planning and Environment.

In 2011, Aline Heyrman graduated as Master in Laws from the University of Ghent (UGent), in the specialisation 'National and International Public Law and Environmental Law'. 
In the academic year 2011-2012 Aline obtained an additional master in 'International and European Law' from the VUB (Brussels). During this year she participated in the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, where she and her team won the prize for 'Best Memorial', and became Belgian Finalist of the National Round, continuing on to the International Round in in Washington D.C.
 
During academic year 2012-2013, she obtained a Postgraduate International Cooperation North-South (KATHO and HOWEST) magna cum laude and followed a legal traineeship at the 'Legal Defense' departement of human rights NGO Asociación Pro Derechos Humanos (APRODEH) in Lima (Peru). 
 
Starting 2013, Aline has been active as a lawyer at the bar of Ghent, first in the law firm Rika Heijse (2013-2016) where she specialised in administrative and public law in the broad sense, including public procurement law, expropriation, government liability, civil service law and disciplinary law. 
 
Subsequently, Aline was active in Law firm Bienstman-Decloedt (now BDL&T), where she dedicated herself additionally to urban planning and environmental law (2017-2019).
 
In 2019 Aline joined Seeds of Law, where she will devote herself further to administrative and public law in the broad sense, including urban planning, environmental law and public procurement law.