Our story

Lex.be is a new innovative legal search platform. In today's digital world, lex.be empowers citizens and legal professionals to benefit from a huge influx of information and find value in it. Eventually citizens, enterprises, the academical world and last but not least the administration itself will have easy access to judiciary. Lex.be aims to enhance transparency and better insights. Our platform will help courts in developing a sound legal basis for their judgements and lower the costs. Lex.be enables legal professionals to easily find relevant legal information and to turn these data into legal insights. Our array of powerful tools will increase efficiency of the legal profession.

Our portfolio

Search Engine

With the search engine from lex.be you will finally be able to search legal information in an efficient way. Searches can easily be entered into the search box and our search engine will use "full text" search in all relevant information. As the only one in Belgium, our search engine offers an integrated solution for fast search in both legislation, case law and jurisprudence.
Our databases contains all legislation and case law embedded in authentic legal data sources in Belgium. Authentic sources are collections of data made available by the government or recognized as complete and of high quality. For legislation we will search for example in the Official State Gazette, for case law in Juridat and Justel.

Advanced tools

  • Advanced search: search for specific criteria or filter out large volumes of data to pull out only relevant information to you
  • Save: save searches to limit follow-on searches updates
  • Share: share your search results with colleagues
  • Notice: receive an alert via mail if changes have occurred since the date of your search

Why lex.be

Integrated search and find

Search in one simple instruction in both legislation and case law and explore links between the two

Fast and efficient search

Search in thousands of documents in a split second, and find relevant info thanks to the latest technology

Objective results

The result of your query is not filtered by an editorial team or left to the mercy of some expert

Authentic sources

We only use authentic government qualified data sources such as the Belgian State Gazette and Juridat

Full text search

Keyword search through a thesaurus is old-school. Our search engine will search all words in "full text" in all documents

Advanced tools

Benefit from tailor-made functionnalites to improve your efficiency with case law management, notifications, saved searches, …