Lennert Dierickx


Lennert DierickxLennert Dierickx is a lawyer (member of the bar of Dendermonde - Belgium). Next to his profession as a lawyer, he’s a teaching assistant to professor Ellen Desmet (migration law). He obtained a master’s degree in law at Ghent University (2014), and also holds a certificate of specialization in cassation procedure in penal matters (2017).

As a lawyer, Lennert was involved in various proceedings before the Council for Alien Law Litigation as well as procedures at the Office of the Commissioner General for Refugees and Stateless Persons.

Lennert has experience with several aspects of migration law such as asylum, family reunification, medical and humanitarian regularizations and the recognition of statelessness.

  • NOVEMBER 2017 – ongoing • Teaching assistant at Ghent University, Faculty of Law and Criminology.
  • AUGUST 2014 – ongoing • Employer COTTYN Advocaten - Alost, Law firm. Position:  Lawyer (barrister)
  • FEBRUARY 2014 – AUGUST 2014 • Employer CURALYS – Ghent, Law firm. Position: Lawyer trainee