FIELDS OF LAW:

  • Criminal law, including:
    • Juvenile justice
  • Penitentiary law
  • Administrative law
  • Civil law

BORN:

Doetinchem, 1978

SWORN IN:

2003

JOINED THE FIRM:

2016

Hans Schepers is a down-to-earth and honest attorney with an eye for detail, who gives his clients clarity about the legal situation so that, together with his client, he can achieve the best possible result.

Fields of law

Hans Schepers especially focuses on (juvenile) criminal law and penitentiary law. But because of his extensive experience in administrative and civil law, he is able to help you with such a case as well. Also in cases in which criminal law and other fields of law meet, that knowledge comes in handy. For example, Hans also handles cases concerning administrative penalties (fines).

Work experience

Immediately after his study, Hans Schepers went to work at a law firm in Maastricht, where he was admitted to the bar in 2003. He had a general practice with civil law and administrative law cases, but a focus on criminal law. He has particularly focused on legal assistance to minors, both in criminal and civil cases.

Education

Hans Schepers studied at the Radboud University in Nijmegen. In 2002 he earned a master-degree in Dutch law (in the field of Criminal Law). Among his professors the renowned criminal law scholars Buruma and Machielse. During his study he also gained the necessary knowledge of administrative law. As a result, the sometimes thin line between criminal and administrative law has Schepers’ particular interest.

Memberships

Hans is a member of the Dutch Association of Youth Law Lawyers (VNJA) and of the Criminal Law Working Group, affiliated to the Association of Young Lawyers of Maastricht.

Case law

Click here for an overview of published case law (in Dutch).


Publications

Schepers also publishes articles once in a while. You can find a list of publications on the Publications page (in Dutch).

Media

Here you can find an overview (in Dutch) of Schepers’ cases that have had attention in the media.

Languages

Besides Dutch, Hans also speaks English and German.

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