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Applications and Registrations

Lawyers Portal – Adding Non-Qatari Lawyer

  • Fees- QR5000
  • Last Updated 04 Sep, 2022
  • Service Type : E-Service
  • Service Mode : Online
  • Service Provider : Ministry of Justice
  • Service Classification : G2C
  • Topic : Business and Finance, Communications and IT, Employment and Workplace
Intended Audience
Resident: Employee

Service Description

This service allows for adding a non-Qatari lawyer via the Lawyers Portal on the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) website.

Online Instructions

  • Visit the e-services page on MOJ website.
  • Select the "Lawyers Portal" service.
  • Login to the Lawyers Portal by using your username and password.
  • Select "Adding a Non-Qatari Lawyer" Service.
  • Enter the requested details.
  • Attach the following documents: 
    • A valid copy of the identity document of the lawyer whose registration is required
    • A valid copy of the lawyer's passport whose registration is required
    • A copy of his labor contract in an office, certified by the competent authorities, indicating the date of the start of work
    • A copy of a law degree from one of the recognized universities and certified by the competent authorities in his country
    • A certificate from the General Directorate of Passports at the Ministry of Interior, indicating the date of his entry into the country
    • A certificate stating that the lawyer required to be registered is practicing law in his country, indicating his registration number and grade of no less than pleading before the Court of Appeal and certified by the competent authorities in his country.
    • A certificate from the competent authority stating that no disciplinary sanction has been imposed against him and certified by the competent authorities in his country
    • A criminal case report from the country of the foreign lawyer certified by the competent authorities in his country
    • A good manner and behavior certificate
    • A pledge from an office
    • Workload



Additional Information

  • The conditions that must be met and the documents that must be submitted are the required attachments on the lawyer's websit.
  • The service delivery duration: This depends on the request sent to the Ministry.
  • This service is available 7 days a week.
  • This service is available for persons with disabilities.

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