Real human beings, not numbers and files.

Marq Wijngaarden

Marq Wijngaarden specializes in criminal law, immigration law and asylum law. He also practises administrative law. Many of his cases cross international borders; not only immigration cases, but also criminal and administrative cases. In addition, he's a member of the professional association for criminal and immigration lawyers, and regularly gives courses for lawyers, judges and students.


  • Criminal law
  • Migration
  • Public order

Lawyer since



Additional functions

Member of the Asylum Advice Committee for the Dutch Council for Refugees, teacher at OSR and SSR legal training institutes.

In the media

Prakken d'Oliveira, formerly known as Böhler, is a law firm with expertise and experience in asylum and immigration law, European law, administrative law, international criminal law and human rights. Our lawyers provide advice and conduct procedures before the Dutch Immigration and Naturalization Service (IND), the Dutch Review Committee on the Intelligence and Security Services (CTIVD), the District- and Appeals courts, the Administrative Law Division of the Dutch Council of State, the Supreme Court of the Netherlands, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), the Court of Justice of the European Union (ECJ), the Human Rights Treaty Bodies of the United Nations (UN), the International Criminal Court (ICC), and other international tribunals.