Lord Cullen of Whitekirk

Lord Cullen of Whitekirk

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Cullen of Whitekirk KT


Douglas Cullen



Joined the Lords

17 June 2003

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 219 5353
Fax: 0207 219 5979


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Constitution Committee (L) Lords 2013-
Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill Special Public Bill Committee (Chairman) Lords 2013-13
Partnerships (Prosecution) (Scotland) Bill Special Public Bill Committee Lords 2013-13

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Chancellor University of Abertay Dundee 2009-
Justice Qatar Financial Centre, Civil and Commercial Court 2007-
Lord President and Lord Justice General Supreme Courts of Scotland 2001-05
Chairman Ladbroke Grove Rail Inquiry 1999-01
Lord Justice Clerk Supreme Courts of Scotland 1997-01
Chairman Dunblane Shootings Inquiry 1996-96
Chairman Piper Alpha Disaster Inquiry 1988-90

Member's focus

Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Accident investigation.

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Member, Civil and Commercial Court of Qatar
    • Member, Faculty of Advocates (non-practising)
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Chairman, Board of the Signet Accreditation Limited
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Chancellor, University of Abertay Dundee
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Trustee, Bute House Trust
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, Sacro