Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Lord Falconer of Thoroton

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Falconer of Thoroton


Charles Falconer



Joined the Lords

14 May 1997

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Post Date
Shadow Spokesperson (Constitutional and Deputy Priministerial Issues) (Justice) 2011-
Shadow Spokesperson (Justice) 2010-12
Secretary of State for Justice and Lord Chancellor 2007-07
Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs and Lord Chancellor 2003-07
Minister of State (Home Office) (Criminal Justice System) 2002-03
Minister of State (Department of Transport, Local Government and Regions) (Housing & Planning) 2001-02
Committee House Date
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission Lords 2006-07
Constitutional Reform Bill Lords 2004-04
Procedure Committee (L) Lords 2003-06
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission Lords 2003-05

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Chairman, NewcastleGateshead's City Development Company
    • Senior Counsel, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
    • Chair, Thames Gateway London Partnership
    • Chair, Amicus Horizon, Kent
  • 5: Land and property

    • 2 flats in London
    • Cottage in Nottinghamshire
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Visitor, Queen's College, Cambridge
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundation
    • Trustee, John Smith Memorial Trust
    • Trustee, Planting Promise
    • Member of Advisory Group of Demos (think tank)