Lawyer criminal law Antwerp (Belgium) – Criminal law is a special branch of law with a lot of characteristics and customs. It takes experience and specialisation to identify with the criminal proceedings.
In criminal cases, assistance of an experienced criminal lawyer is therefore of great importance. When you are accused, persecuted or find yourself the victim of a crime, an experienced criminal lawyer on your side will better protect your rights.
You are suspected, prosecuted or already convicted.
When you are suspected of committing an offence, this can have significant consequences for you and your environment.
In the context of a criminal investigation it is possible that you are faced with house searches, telephone tapping, you can even be deprived of your freedom.
Our office advises you both during the preliminary investigation and during the proceedings before court and sees to it that your rights of defence are strictly observed. Very recently, and this based on European law, the Belgian legislator has decided that a defendant is already entitled to a lawyer at all hearings.
You can always rely on our office as part of the procedure in closed sessions as well as during the indictment if the examining magistrate has placed you on remand. Even after sentencing we may provide important advice and assistance.
You are the victim of a crime
As the injured or plaintiff party you have rights. From the filing of the criminal complaint, the hearing, the civil proceedings and the rules of justice to the proceedings before the criminal court and the settlement of the civil interests …
Our firm advises and represents you. We assist you and ensure your voice is heard.
If a case is dismissed and you want to see compensation for the damage, we will discuss what steps you can still take.
If you have a civil liability private life insurance (family insurance) with coverage for legal aid, your insurer (partially) covers our costs and fees.
Are you searching for a lawyer in Belgium? You should get in touch with Daniel Peterfreund. Daniel is the head of the legal firm Peterfreund & Associates and specializes in various areas of law.
To us, every client is our most important client. We are proud of our motto: efficiency and availability. Even if this means an increased workload for us.
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