Partner - Attorney at Law
Filip Saelens, attorney at law, is a local partner of the Employment & Benefits practice group in Belgium. He has over 30 years’ all-round experience in collective and individual employment law, with a particular focus on reorganisations and transformations, executive compensation, international mobility and the employment aspects of, mostly international, M&A-deals.
Filip has a strong reputation in cross-border issues and regularly advises on the employment aspects of complex national and international transactions. He has expert knowledge on management / consulting contracts, packages and agreements. He is also involved in complex company reorganisations on a recurrent basis.
He regularly speaks at conferences on international employment issues and has written various articles on such topics.
Filip is a member of the firm-wide Data Protection & Privacy team, the Healthcare & Life Sciences Team and the French and German Region Team. He is a member of several international associations, such as the American Bar Association, AmCham Belgium and American Employment Law Council.
Filip has been recognized as one of the Thought Leaders in Labour & Employment 2022 (WWL).