the Somali Law council, the port of call for all legal
issues affecting Somali nationals and businesses.
Law Council is the professional body for the study,
research and practice of Somali and foreign law by Somali
lawyers. It is responsible for the composition, role and
regulation of the six departments, namely the Executive
Committee, the Judicial Committee, the Association of
Lawyers, the Education Department, the publication
Division and the Advisory Committee to the Legislative
Law Council is the achievement of the combination of the
knowledge and experience of the former lawyers and
academics from Somalia and the up-and-coming legal eagles
international organisation, the Council’s aims include
providing legal guidance and representation to the Somali
communities around the world. With specialist lawyers
established in their respective countries of residence,
the SLC is equipped with knowledge to study cases
presented to them, conduct research where necessary and
produce the appropriate direction for the client to take.
As well as
offering its services to individuals, the organisation
assists businesses to follow procedures during their
creation and also encourages them to continue to adopt and
put into practice the compulsory rules and regulations.
In order to
ensure its global stance, SLC reports on legal decisions,
news and events affecting Somali citizens.
provides a search facility for those interested in
exploring Somali law and regulations and offers an
understanding of the way such laws were and are
implemented in practice.
should be informative and useful. However, please email
any ideas, comments and suggestions you may have for the
purposes of improving our services and we will do our
utmost to implement them where possible.