Marieke (A.M.) de Hoon

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Dr. Marieke de Hoon is Assistant Professor of International Law, International Criminal Law and Human Rights Law. 


Dr. De Hoon's research interest lies in the development of the international legal order, particularly when it addresses serious human rights violations. She follows the development of the newest crime of the International Criminal Court (ICC): the crime of aggression. She moreover researches the functioning and legitimacy struggles of the ICC. Dr. De Hoon is currently interested in the establishment of the IIIM and the Myanmar Mechanism under the Human Rights Council and the ways in which these mechanisms will fulfill and (re)shape their mandates and collaborate with other investigatory and accountability institutions on the international and domestic levels. She moreover continues to follow the legal developments regarding the downing of Flight MH17.  


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Dr. Marieke de Hoon holds a Ph.D. in law from the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. She wrote her PhD dissertation on the law and politics of the crime of aggression. She moreover holds an LL.M. cum laude from Utrecht University in the selective 2-year Master's program in Legal Research (focused on International Law and Dutch Criminal Law), and an LL.B. cum laude from the selective honorary bachelor's program 'Utrecht Law College'.

Ancillary activities

  • Public International Law & Policy Group | The Hague | Senior Counsel and Director Netherlands Office | 2015-12-01 - present

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Ancillary activities

Amsterdam Young Academy, Member

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International Criminal Court Social Sciences
aggression Social Sciences
offense Social Sciences
justice Social Sciences
legitimacy Social Sciences
legalism Social Sciences
Law Social Sciences
damages Social Sciences

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Research Output 2012 2019

‘All the World’s a Stage’: Constituting International Justice at the ICC’s Assembly of States

de Hoon, A. M. & Lohne, K., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Backstage Practices of Transnational Law. Boer, L. & Stolk, S. (eds.). Routlegde, (Routledge Research in International Law).

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

International Criminal Court
international law
political justice
criminal law

The Crime of Aggression's Show Trial Catch-22

de Hoon, A. M., 9 Nov 2018, In : European Journal of International Law. 29, 3, p. 919-937 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

International Criminal Court


Werner, W. G., de Hoon, A. M. & Galán, A., 2017, The Law of International Lawyers: Reading Martti Koskenniemi. Werner, W., de Hoon, M. & Galán, A. (eds.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, p. 1-20

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

The Future of the International Criminal Court. On Critique, Legalism and Strengthening the ICC's Legitimacy

De Hoon, M., 1 Jan 2017, In : International Criminal Law Review. 17, 4, p. 591-614 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
International Criminal Court

The Law of International Lawyers: Reading Martti Koskenniemi

Werner, W. G., de Hoon, A. M. & Galán, A., 2017, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Research output: Book / ReportBook editingAcademic