Marilyn Vandermarliere is Senior Associate at Newton.
She mainly advises on aspects of ICT law, processing of personal data and intellectual property rights, the latter with a particular focus on software, gaming and activities within the media and entertainment industries.
She stands for a pragmatic, hands on approach and guides her clients with comprehensive language through the legal aspects relevant to their project, technology or enterprise in general.
Thanks to her knowledge of the ICT industry and experience in software development and the implementation of IT projects, she has a sound approach for apprehending both technical limitations and the business interests involved therewith.
Marilyn is fond of thinking alongside her clients from scratch to delivery and has a particular passion for the accompaniment of entrepreneurs in the development of their innovative software applications, e-commerce projects, audio-visual or live entertainment productions.
Amongst other areas, she has a thorough knowledge of the legal aspects of cloud computing, webscraping, security testing, legal compliance of online platforms and web shops, the determination and drafting of fitting license models, and GDPR compliance processes.
2019-2020: Associate at Affluo cvba, Antwerp
2019: In-house Legal Counsel Antwerp-based multinational with focus on contracting in an international context
2015-2018: Trainee Associate Questa Law, Antwerp
Marilyn graduated cum laude at the University of Antwerp (UIA) in 2015.
She was certified as a Data Protection Officer in 2020.
She is a devoted mother of 2 girls and has a passion for fashion.