Biography Etienne Piret

Etienne Piret has a law degree from the U.C.L. (1989), he graduated with great distinction. He is a member of the Brussels Bar since 1989.

Research fellow of the Regional Centre of law (1990)

Parliamentary secretary (1991-1992)

Career & Practices

Member of the Working Group of the Minister of Internal Affairs for the amendment of the legislation concerning call to generosity of the population (1991)

Teacher professional capability (Employment law) (1999 tot 2004)

Since 2003: occasional legal columnist for the journal ‘Contrats de travail’

Lawyer-generalist, who specializes in social law (Employment Law and Social Security Law)


Etienne is French speaking, with basic knowledge of Dutch and English.

He is author of several articles and monographs (« Optimalisation de la rémunération – aspects sociaux » (1995), «Le statut social des travailleurs indépendants » (1997), « Motivation par la modulation de la rémunération » (2008), partie «Obligations des parties à la relation de travail » du Guide Social Permanent ;…). View his publications.