JSTW Advocaten


Niels van Wersch

Mr. N.M. (Niels) van Wersch LL.M. studied criminal and international law at the University of Utrecht. After his graduation he worked for two years as a judicial clerk at the Court of Amsterdam. In 2004 he started working as a criminal defense lawyer at Böhler Franken Koppe Wijngaarden (currently Prakken d'Oliveira). In 2009 he became a laywer at Meijers Canatan Advocaten. In 2011 he founded JSTW Advocaten with Marije, Pim and Pelle.


Mr. N.M van Wersch is a member of the Dutch Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NVSA), the Dutch Association of Young Criminal Defense Laywers (NVJSA) and of the European Criminal Bar Association (ECBA). He is a member of the Supervisory Committee of forensic treatment center for boys Teylingereind. He speaks English, French and German.

He specialises in common criminal law, TBS-procedures, youth law and extradition law. He also assist foreigners during their pre-deportation custody.