J.A.W. (Job) Knoester LL.M

J.A.W. (Job) Knoester LL.M
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J.A.W. (Job) Knoester LL.M

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J.A.W. (Job) Knoester studied law at the University of Leiden and started as a lawyer on 1 January 1996. Job Knoester was active for almost twenty years at a renowned law firm in The Hague, of which fourteen years as a partner. On October 1, 2015, together with Mr. Yvonne van der Hut he started "Knoester & van der Hut Advocaten".

Job Knoester is a specialist in criminal law and a member of the Association for Dutch Criminal Lawyers (NVSA). He deals in particular with sexual and violent cases. In several high-profile cases he acted as counsel. In addition, Job Knoester has developed great expertise in TBS and Cold Case cases. Criminal lawyer Job Knoester regularly gives lectures and guest lectures on criminal law, the TBS and the profession of criminal lawyer.

Job Knoester is a guest lecturer with Fontys Hogeschool voor Journalistiek (FHJ) in Tilburg. In addition, Job Knoester has been a lecturer in criminal law for a number of years for the Young Bar courses and the National Vocational Training for the legal profession. He also set up an educational program at the previous office where he was active. Job Knoester has participated for a number of years in the Criminal Chamber of the Examination Committee of the Bar Association. In addition, lawyer Job Knoester is the author of the handbook "Sdu Commentaar Strafrecht" and he writes comments for the journal "Nieuwsbrief Strafrecht".

Additional positions

  • Criminal law and tbs lawyer and partner - Knoester Van der Hut & Alberts Advocaten
  • Chairman - Association of TBS-Advocaten
  • Member - Review committee at the Pieter Baan Centrum