Health Law

Throughout the years, we have built up extensive experience and specialization in the field of health law in the following areas:


Hospitals and other healthcare institutions


  • programming and accreditation of hospitals, hospital functions, medical services, care programs
  • funding of hospitals
  • programming, accreditation requirements and the subsidy scheme for residential care facilities
  • privacy and data protection
  • public procurement in the health care sector


Healthcare Professionals


  • the status and professional practice of health professions and paramedical professions
  • disciplinary proceedings
  • revocation of the visa
  • intervention and control by the national healthcare insurance (RIZIV-INAMI)
  • medical liability
  • agreements and partnerships between healthcare providers or with healthcare institutions
  • advertisement




  • the patient rights act
  • medical liability
  • euthanasia, abortion


Medicines and medical devices


  • registration, distribution and dispensing to the public of medicines
  • pricing
  • marketing, distribution and commissioning of medical devices


You can contact us as a government, healthcare institution, enterprise, healthcare professional or patient.

Our team


Anthony Poppe

Junior Associate

Maarten Princen


Anthony Poppe

Anthony Poppe practices at the Ghent and Brussels Bar and is partner at Everest lawyers.


He practices public and administrative law in general with a particular focus on public contracts, health law, civil servants law and regulated professions. He assists his clients from the private and public sector in answering their legal questions in these matters, both in advisory work and in litigation before the courts, the Council of State and the Constitutional Court.

As a speaker and trainer, he regularly takes part in study days on various questions in his specialist areas and also writes about subjects in his preferred fields. He is a lecturer for ESCALA (Syntra group; public procurement and disciplinary law for police and local authorities).


He is a collaborator of the magazine Administration Publique where he monitors the Dutch-language case law of the Council of State in government contracts.

Tel:+32 (0)9/334.94.70

Areas of expertise:Public and administrative law; Health Law

Junior Associate

Maarten Princen

Maarten Princen graduated cum laude as Master of Laws at Ghent University in 2022. During this study, he also participated in an Erasmus exchange program at the University of Bologna. He then pursued a master of European law at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, which he completed magna cum laude in 2023.


In September 2023, Maarten started his career as a lawyer by joining Everest Law Ghent. He is active in the public law and sports law departments.

Contact us

Are you interested in our services regarding health law? If so, contact our specialists without obligation via our contact form or telephone us on 09/334.94.70.