Nicole Crama

As a lawyer, I also use my expertise as:

  • Expert and Board member of employers’ federations in the social-profit sector
  • Expert and co-negotiator in non-profit agreements between local governments, employers’ federations and workers unions
  • Member of the Board and Managing Director of ideji vzw (information, support and advice to NPO’s)
  • Trainer in employment law and corporate law for not-for-profit organisations (socio-cultural, home care, …)
  • Member of the conciliation office of the Joint Commitee 329.02 (socio-cultural and sports)

and my passion for innovative working structures, reflecting the objectives of the organizations and the values of the people who contribute to it.

Nominations and awards

  • Team selection as Tier 1 – n° 1 law firm, Legal 500 Europe, category not-for-profit Belgium (2021 & 2022)

Professional career

  • impact lawyers, since 2021
  • CESSoC, Employers’ federation of the socio-cultural and sports sector, Head of Legal & Adjunct-Director, 2016-2020
  • ideji vzw, Director and Managing Director, 2012-2016
  •, lawyer, 2002-2012
  • Moira (Emmanuel Degrez), lawyer, 1999-2002


  • Master of law (UCL and Universität Bern, 1996-1999)
  • Bachelor of law (FUSL and KUB, 1994-1996)


  • French
  • Dutch
  • English
  • German