Erwin Crabeels has been an attorney since 2001 while also teaching courses in other contexts on the topics of labour law and legal issues connected with human resources.

He practices in all aspects of human resources law and is particularly focused on providing advice regarding individual and collective conflicts at work, working hours, expatriates (salary splits), collective relations within companies, social criminal law and litigation.

Erwin regularly publishes articles in various journals focusing on labour and social security law.

From 2001 to 2010, he worked as an attorney at the firm Claeys & Engels. In 2010, he founded the firm Crabeels-Michaux that later merged with Reliance in 2013.


  • Diploma in Law, University of Louvain, 2001cum laude


  • French
  • Dutch
  • English

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