Qatar Law Forum


28 February 2013
Chief Justice of Rwanda


17 December 2012

Symposium in London at Mansion House:

10 October 2012

The discussion paper presented at the finance in ethics session has now been reviewed and rewritten by the authors. It is available for download: “Between Law and Markets:  Is There a Role for Culture and Ethics in Financial Regulation?


Thursday 3 May
Legal experts open debate on ‘rule of law’ (Gulf Times)

Friday 4 May – Young Lawyers
Junior lawyers debate Rule of Law and Future (The Peninsular – with photos)
Young lawyers exchange views on rule of law (Gulf Times)
Young lawyers look to the future at the Qatar Law Forum 2012 (Qatar is Blooming – with photos)

Saturday 5 May
Lord Woolf: The rule of law matters to more than just lawyers (Gulf Times)
Anti-corruption and change in the Arab World take centre stage at the Qatar Law Forum 2012 (AMEINfo)
Debate on ways to tackle corruption (Gulf Times) 
Qatar law forum opens key dialogue (Trade Arabia)

Sunday 6 May
The Premier: Qatar Law Forum Held amid Critical Circumstances (MOFA)
HE Assistant Foreign Minister for International Cooperation: Qatar Committed to Rule of Law (MOFA)
Listen to people’s aspirations, urge legal experts (The Peninsular)
Syrian govt’s attempts at reform ‘ridiculous’ (Gulf Times)
QCB chief stresses need to strengthen legal system (Gulf Times)

News releases
Opening news release English: QLF Press Conference Press Release FINAL in English Arabic: QLF Press Conference Press Release 3.05.2012 – Arabic final
Announcement release English: QLFAnnoucementFinal  Arabic: Arabic press release

You can read the latest news below. For older items please visit our Twitter page.


First Forum
The 2009 Forum was widely reported in the media. A small selection of stories appears below:

QLF Sponsors QLF Wrap Around
antalya escort