Daphné Van der Eycken is an associate in the Brussels office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Antitrust & Competition Practice.

Ms. Van der Eycken advises clients on all aspects of EU and Belgian competition law and represents clients before the European Commission (EC) and the Belgian competition authority.

She has experience across a wide range of industry sectors, including technology, healthcare and life sciences, video gaming, and consumer goods.

Prior to joining Latham, Ms. Van der Eycken worked as a trainee in the Brussels office of other leading international law firms and at the Chamber of Commerce at the Court of Appeal in Ghent. She also gained experience as an academic researcher at KU Leuven Centre for IT and IP Law (CiTiP), focusing on data protection, and was a support lawyer at a boutique law firm for patent litigation.

Bar Qualification

  • Brussels Bar - A List


  • LL.M. in European Competition and Intellectual Property Law, University of Liège, 2021
    Magna cum laude
  • Master of Laws (LL.M.), Ghent University School of Law, 2019
    Magna cum laude

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • French