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How to find us mr. dr. L.J.J. (Laura) Peters

mr. dr. L.J.J. Peters

mr. dr. L.J.J. Peters

Laura Peters is lecturer in Criminal Law. She studied Dutch law at the University of Nijmegen (Netherlands), with a special focus on Comparative Criminal Law and Procedure. She graduated cum laude in 2005. She conducted part of her studies at the Libera Università degli Studi Sociali Guido Carlo in Rome (Italy), participating in the Socrates Programme of the European Union. After this, she participated in the Sommerhochschule of the University of Vienna (Austria). Between 2005 and 2010 she conducted her doctoral research at the University of Nijmegen and obtained her doctorate degree for her PhD thesis 'Vonnisafspraken in strafzaken. Een rechtsvergelijkende studie naar een vorm van onderhandelingsjustitie in Italië, Duitsland en Frankrijk' (Sentence agreements in criminal cases. A comparative analysis of negotiated justice in Italy, Germany and France, 2012). During these years she worked as a guest researcher at the Max Planck Institute for comparative and international criminal law in Freiburg (Germany) for a total of seven months and, for three months, at the Dipartimento di Scienze Giuridiche 'Antonio Cicu' of the University of Bologna (Italy), where she was involved in teaching Comparative criminal law to Italian master students as well. From 2011 to 2014 she worked as a postdoctoral researcher Substantive Criminal Law at the Department of Criminal Law of the University of Groningen. Since August 2014 she works at the same Department as lecturer in Criminal Law and teaches both Dutch and international courses on Criminal Law and Human Rights.

Last modified:16 October 2018 4.08 p.m.

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Oude Kijk in 't Jatstraat 26
9712 EK Groningen
The Netherlands

Room 1312.0323

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