Regardless of the extent and scope of an investigation, police are bound by constraints imposed upon them by Dutch Police Force Law and Dutch Constitution. If a prosecutor believes you stepped outside your lawful bounds as an officer, you can find yourself facing serious criminal charges of (military) police misconduct. If you are a (Military) Police Officer, you know that you need to protect your law enforcement badge, after all, it’s your livelihood!

Dutch (Military) Police Officers put their lives on the line to protect the public on a regular basis. MR. B.A.S. (BAS) VAN LEEUWEN (LL.M., ESQ), attorney at law, assists (military) police officers with criminal matters, administrative supervision and enforcement cases, and internal and external investigations. Also he assists (military) police units who are faced with compliance issues at the interface of criminal law and administrative enforcement.

BAS A.S. VAN LEEUWEN, ATTORNEY | ADVOCAAT | AVOCAT

MR. BAS A.S. VAN LEEUWEN (LL.M., ESQ.), attorney at law and forensic auditor, assists clients with criminal matters, administrative supervision and enforcement cases, and internal and external investigations. Cases involving accusations of fraud, bribery, money laundering, corruption or violations, financial mismanagement, of international sanctions seriously disrupt a client’s operations and damage their reputation. At a client’s request, the attorney can conduct internal investigations, advice, litigate and negotiate with regulators and the Public Prosecution Service. He delivers swift solutions that address the underlying problems for urgent matters. Sometimes, his clients are injured by non-compliant conduct; sometimes they find themselves accused of the same.