Criminal Defense Lawyers
Expert in criminal law & Supreme Court Specialist
Defense counsel Dirk Daamen (Deurne, 1981) studied at the universities of Maastricht and Trento (Italy). In 2015, Dirk completed the Specialisation Criminal Law Programme. Therefore, he may call himself a criminal law specialist. Dirk focuses in particular on the defense at the Supreme Court of the Netherlands. He is a member of the Association of Criminal Cassation Lawyers.
Hans Schepers (Doetinchem, 1978) is a lawyer since 2003 and joined Daamen, advocaten in 2016. Previously, he worked at another law firm in Maastricht. He graduated in 2002 at the Radboud University in Nijmegen. Hans is a member of the Association of Dutch Juvenile Law Attorneys and the Maastricht Working Group Criminal Law.
Maikel Horsch (Brunssum, 1989) was sworn in as a lawyer in 2018. Prior to that he worked as a paralegal in criminal law at our firm. Horsch graduated from Maastricht University in 2014. He earned two master’s degrees: in Dutch law (with a specialisation in Criminal Law) and in Forensics, Criminology and Law.