Vicky Vanpeteghem


Practice Areas

Intellectual Property, Information Technology & Media


Dutch, French, English


+32 2 285 01 00

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MVVP-507Carl Kestens

Since joining MVVP in 2005, Vicky has been practising in the areas of intellectual property law, media & entertainment law and fair trade practices. She advises Belgian and foreign clients regarding all aspects of these practice areas and has acquired broad experience in litigation work.

She started her career at the Brussels Bar in 2001 in the commercial and litigation department of DLA Piper in Brussels where she dealt mainly with issues related to general commercial law (distribution, commercial agency, real estate, lease, etc.).

Vicky obtained her law degree from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB – 2001).