Jens Dieckmann


Jens Dieckmann is a German Lawyer. He is Founding and Senior Partner of Becher & Dieckmann in Bonn. The practice was established in 1997.

Jens Dieckmann can offer clients more than 20 years of high level international litigation and negotiation practice in high profile, complex cases, combined with highly developed advocacy skills. He has worked in and lead international teams of lawyers at various international criminal tribunals.

Background and expertise

International Criminal Practice

  • Jens Dieckmann has represented clients in all areas of national and international Criminal Law incl.
  • International Business Crimes
  • Serious Crimes
  • War Crimes
  • Cross Boarder Defence
  • Extradition
  • Terrorist Cases (incl. Al Qaida (GIMF and Al Tawhid/Al Zarkawi), GIA (Algeria) – and FDLR-Cases)

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Notable cases

The Prosecutor v. Milan Lukic & Sredoje Lukic, ICTY (IT-98-32/1)

Co-lead Defence Counsel for Sredoje Lukic, Trial and Appeal (partly acquitted).

The Prosecutor v. Sadri Selca, ICTY (IT-04-84-R.77.2)

Duty Counsel, Indictment withdrawn by OTP.

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The Prosecutor v. Astrid Haraqija & Bajrush Morina, ICTY (IT-04-84-R77.4)

Lead Defence Counsel, Trial and Appeal.

The Prosecutor v. Joseph Kony et al., ICC (ICC-02/04-01/05)

Assigned ad hoc Counsel in the interest of the Defence of Joseph Kony et al., admissibility procedure and Appeal.

The Prosecutor v. Abdallah Banda Abakaer Nourain, No. ICC-02/05-03/09

(Situation in Darfur, Sudan), Common Legal Representative, Associate Counsel, for all participating victims.

The Contempt Case of Dragomir Pecanac, ICTY (IT-05-88/2-R77.2)

Assigned permanent Defence Counsel.

The Prosecutor v. Zdravko Tolimir, ICTY (IT-05-88/2)

Assigned Witness Counsel to Mr. Dragomir Pecanac.

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