Karolien focuses mainly on property law, succession law and general contract law. She also has a specific interest and expertise in dispute resolution, as well as expertise in real estate law.
She has worked as an attorney at Eubelius since 2017. She was a member of the Leuven Bar from 2010 to 2016 and became a member of the Brussels Bar in 2017.
Since 2019, Karolien has been working as an assistant at the Institute of Judicial Law at the KU Leuven.
Karolien holds a law degree 2008 from the University of Leuven (2008). She obtained a "master complémentaire en gestion" degree at ICHEC in 2009. In 2011 she completed a master's in notarial law at the University of Brussels (VUB), and in 2012 she obtained a postgraduate degree in real estate at the University of Leuven.
Karolien was an attorney and a member of the Leuven Bar from 2010 to 2016. After that, she worked for one year as a legal counsel at the Federal Computer Crime Unit of the federal judicial police. During that period, she also taught the subject of cybercrime to second-year students on the Bachelor of Applied Computer Sciences programme at HOWEST in Bruges.