Logo Supreme Court NetherlandsThe lawyers at Daamen, advocaten act as defense counsel in all types of criminal cases in the Netherlands, but they focus in particular on the defense at the Supreme Court. Dirk Daamen is a member of the Association of Criminal Cassation Lawyers (VCAS). The VCAS includes criminal lawyers with demonstrable interest and experience in cassation proceedings in criminal cases. Justin Luiten also does a lot of cassation cases.

Also in cassation cases, we can work on a pro bono base. You can find more information on the page Rates.
Are you considering or already running an appeal before the Supreme Court? Call or e-mail us for more information! Note: we only do cassation in criminal cases. Are you looking for a cassation lawyer for a civil case (for example divorce), please find one on the website of the ‘Civil Cassation Lawyers Association’ (de Vereniging Civiele Cassatieadvocaten).

The cassation proceedings

Click here for a brief description of the cassation proceedings in the Netherlands and a couple of reasons why one may benefit from an appeal to the Supreme Court.

Our cassationblog

On our cassationblog (in Dutch), our lawyers discuss the judgments of the Criminal Chamber of the Supreme Court and other developments in the field of cassation in criminal cases.

The way we work in cassation proceedings

On the page Working method in cassation you can find more information about how we work in cassation cases.

Our results in Supreme Court cases

Click for a list of Supreme Court decisions that have been triggered by the lawyers working for the firm here (Daamen) or here (Luiten). Both pages are in Dutch.