Dirk Daamen has gained experience in the criminal proceedings listed below.
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Regional court
Court of appeal
Cassation at the Supreme Court of Cassation
We also have experience in cases with juvenile suspects.

These procedures may involve different accusations, such as:

  • Organized crime
  • Violent crimes (homicide, assault, causing grievous bodily harm, public violence, vandalism)
  • Sexual offenses
  • Property crimes (theft, handling of stolen goods, extortion, embezzlement, money laundering)
  • Fraud (forgery, false travel documents, skimming, fraudulent bankruptcy)
  • Cybercrime
  • Human trafficking, deprivation of liberty, abduction
  • Threatening, defamation, stalking
  • Drug offenses (smuggling, importing, exporting, possessing, dealing hard drugs , growing cannabis
  • Violation of the Arms and Ammunition Act
  • Tax offenses
  • Economic crimes
  • Traffic offenses
  • Military Criminal Law



  • Arrest en police custody)
  • Pre-trial detention judges (first instance court and court of appeal)
  • Requests for interruption of pre-trial detention
  • Objection to being kept incommunicado (without means of communication)



  • Objection to the refusal to access the case file
  • Objection to the refusal to return confiscated property
  • Objection to the refusal to return a driving license
  • Request for dismissal of the case
  • Appeal against a sentence imposed by the prosecutor
  • Deprivation proceedings (confiscation of illegally obtained profits)
  • Request for compensation after acquittal
  • Objection to the inclusion of a convict’s profile in the DNA database
  • Request (by the prosecutor) for the execution of a conditional sentence
  • Objection to conversion of community service into custody
  • Review proceedings
  • Pardon


  • Extradition
  • European Arrest Warrant (extradition in Europe)
  • Transfer of Sentenced Persons (conversion by the Dutch judge of a foreign prison sentence, after which it can be served in the Netherlands)
  • Permission to transfer evidence to foreign authorities


Complaints concern matters such as placement and selection, disciplinary penalties, and leave