Laurence Vanhyfte joined contrast in 2015 and she is a senior associate since 2021. Laurence has extensive experience in a broad range of commercial, competition and privacy and data protection law matters, with a focus on distribution law. Her experience includes several in-house assignments at clients of contrast.
Laurence graduated with a master’s degree in Law from the University of Ghent and obtained an LL.M. in International Competition Law & Policy from the University of Glasgow.
Laurence contributed as a co-author to the book ‘Gegevensbescherming in de praktijk’ (‘Data protection in practice’), published by Intersentia in 2019. She frequently speaks at in-house seminars and trainings.
Laurence Vanhyfte is a member of the Brussels bar. She speaks Dutch, English and French.
"Those present at the meeting were full of praise for Laurence because she was so competent and to the point, practical and clear."