Founded in 1994 by Thierry Afschrift and other partners in Brussels, Afschrift Law Firm has offices in Geneva, Antwerp, Luxembourg, Madrid and Tel-Aviv. The firm specialises in tax law, and it has experts covering direct and indirect taxation, corporate and private taxation, inheritance tax, VAT, as well as cross-border tax issues. It is also respected within the field of white collar crime law. In 2012, the firm won a series of awards for its activities in tax and white collar crime cases, which reflects its ability to operate within a challenging legal environment where tax laws are being frequently updated.