Jantien Dekkers LL.M. represents individuals and companies in both financial-economic and general criminal cases. Before joining De Roos & Pen she worked in the Corporate Criminal Law team of Houthoff Buruma, where she advised large corporations on criminal matters and was involved in performing internal investigations.
Dekkers graduated cum laude in both criminal and civil law. During her studies she worked as a clerk at the District Court of Maastricht and lectured at the university. Among other subjects she has specialized in forensic investigations and evidence. In 2013 she published the book ‘Forensic familial DNA searching examined: Forensic & human rights safeguards for criminal investigations into genetic family relationships’. Dekkers is also an author for the SDU commentaries on criminal law.
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