Prof. Liesbeth Zegveld wins Amsterdam Bar Association Prize for 2014
March 20, 2014. This afternoon, Prof. Liesbeth Zegveld, founder of the Nuhanovic Foundation will receive the Amsterdam Bar Association’s annual Prize for outstanding service as an advocate. The prize is being awarded in recognition of her profound knowledge of her field, her innovative and unconventional approach, the persuasive force of her convictions and het perseverance in taking up cases for which others see no solution. In addition she is acknowledged for her groundbreaking work in establishing the responsibility of the State and of big organizations in respect of harm done in the relatively distant past, in former colonies and elsewhere.