Who is who?

Filip van Bergen

Legal partner

Filip now has more than fifteen years experience both in advising clients and providing assistance in national, European and international legal proceedings.

Filip graduated with honours as a Master of Law at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel after his studies for a candidature degree at the University of Antwerp. He was admitted immediately afterwards to the Antwerp bar.

He subsequently obtained a diploma in business economics at the Antwerp Management School.

In addition, Filip was awarded the recognised certificate Le Français Juridique by the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the Flemish Region.

He has been accepted as an arbitrator at the Arbitration Institute. 

Filip is the editor of various legal contributions in a number of legal journals and regularly gives lectures to both lawyers and professionals working for SMEs.

In 2007-2008, he was responsible for internships at the Flemish conference of the Antwerp bar.

Since 2008, Filip has been a member of the executive board of Avocats Sans Frontières.

Filip speaks Dutch, French and English.


Guillaume Lambrechts


Guillaume obtained his Master of Law degree at the University of Antwerp in 2016.

Guillaume joined Filip van Bergen’s team immediately afterwards.

He is an extremely active litigator and defends clients throughout the country in both Dutch and French.

Guillaume speaks Dutch, French and English.

Helga Berghman

Legal executive

Helga has extensive experience and has been a legal practitioner since 1982. 

Helga speaks Dutch, French and English.