Engin Arslan

Attorney
Altattorneys Amsterdam

Graduated from the Free University of Amsterdam in 2000. He majored in Criminal Law, Constitutional Law and Administrative Law with an emphasis on Asylum and Immigration Law.

After his studies, Mr. Arslan worked as intake officer for the Foundation for Refugee Students UAF, where he assessed whether applicants for UAF scholarships can be classified as refugees.

At the end of 2001, Mr. Arslan started work as an asylum lawyer for the Legal Aid Foundation for Asylum Seekers where he focused on asylum and immigration. In 2004 he was accepted as a lawyer by the Dutch Bar Association and he co-founded the law firm Altattorneys.

Member of the Bar Association, the Association of Specialists immigration law attorneys (SVMA) and the Working Group on Legal Aid in Immigration and Refugee Affairs.

Accredited as specialist in immigration law and asylum law and aliens detention by the Dutch Legal Aid Board.

Brian Lit

Attorney
Altattorneys Amsterdam

Graduated in 2001 from the University of Amsterdam with a major in Family Law and Juvenile Law. Late 2001, Mr. Lit started as an asylum lawyer with the Legal Aid Foundation for Asylum Seekers where he has specialized in the Asylum law and Immigration law.

In 2004 Mr. Lit was accepted as a lawyer by the Dutch Bar Association and he co-founded the law firm Altattorneys.

Member of the Bar Association, and the Working Group on Legal Aid in Immigration and Refugee Affairs.

Accredited as specialist in immigration law and asylum law and aliens detention by the Dutch Legal Aid Board.

Maartje Terpstra

Attorney
Altattorneys Amsterdam

Mrs. Terpstra graduated in 1998 from the University of Amsterdam with majors in Administrative Law and Immigration Law. In the same year she started as an asylum lawyer with the Legal Aid Foundation Asylum where she focused on asylum and immigration.

In 2004 Mrs. Terpstra was accepted as a lawyer by the Dutch Bar Association and she co-founded the law firm Altattorneys.

Member of the Bar Association, the Association of specialized asylum lawyers and jurists Netherlands and Working Group on Legal Aid in Immigration and Refugee Affairs. Accredited as specialist in immigration law and asylum law and aliens detention by the Dutch Legal Aid Board.

Krista Kaptein

Attorney
Altattorneys Amsterdam

Graduated in 2008 majoring in Public International Law and Economic Administrative Law and Corporate Law at the University of Utrecht. Employed by Altattorneys since 2009. In 2010 was accepted as a lawyer by the Dutch Bar Association. Specializing in Asylum and Immigration Law and Labor Law. Since March 2013 she joined as a partner of Altattorneys.

Member of the Bar Association and Working Group on Legal Aid in Immigration and Refugee Affairs.

Accredited as specialist in immigration law and asylum law and aliens detention by the Dutch Legal Aid Board.