Sjöcrona • Van Stigt Advocaten


The application process

We are always interested in meeting talented legal minds with a demonstrable affinity with criminal law. Are you in that category? Do write to us. Relevant practical or scientific experience is a plus.

You can only apply in writing, preferably with a short letter. Please add: your resume, mark sheets (propaedeutics/doctorate or bachelor/master), any resits, your thesis and/or other relevant legal papers/articles, your student placement report (if any), a copy of your university diploma and please list two or three references (and their phone numbers).

Should your letter (and attachments) pass the first selection, you will receive information on the next stages.

Please address your application letter to:

Sjöcrona ∙ van Stigt Advocaten 
Ms E.Z. Perez, LL.M.
PO Box 4325
3006 AH  Rotterdam

Student placement

Are you an advanced criminal law student or have you recently graduated in criminal law and you wish to experience criminal law practice first-hand? We can offer you that opportunity.

We offer 1 or 2 on-going internships per office, for a period of minimum two months. You will attend meetings, arraignments, (chamber) sessions, you will research literature and jurisprudence in actual cases and subsequently compose memorandums. You may even draft (parts of) trial briefs and cassation documents.

There is an application procedure in place for student placements. Please address your inquiries (or your well-documented letter of application) to:

for an internship in The Hague:

Sjöcrona ∙ van Stigt Advocaten
Ms. S.W.M. Stevens
P.O. Box 85770
2508 CL The Hague
P +31(0)70-346 74 72

for an internship in Rotterdam:

Sjöcrona ∙ van Stigt Advocaten
Ms. Mr. P. Uijtdewillegen
P.O. Box 4325
3006 AH Rotterdam
P +31(0)10-436 43 11