Michiel Pestman
‘Only dead fish follow the stream.’

Michiel Pestman (1963)

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Michiel Pestman is a criminal lawyer specializing in cases with an international dimension. His specific areas of interest are terrorism, security, international activism, armed conflict, and extradition. He represents individuals and organizations in the Netherlands and also internationally. He's worked for the International Criminal Court, Yugoslavia Tribunal, Cambodia Tribunal, the Special Court for Sierra Leone and the International Criminal Court in The Hague. He teaches regularly in his areas of expertise.

Lawyer since 1994



Publications (in Dutch)

  • Strafblad, 'Terrorismevervolgingen: een bloemenketting van doornen (oktober 2016), p. 244-250
  • NJB, 'De contra-terroristische bril' (31 oktober 2014), afl. 27, p. 2640

Media (in Dutch)