Lord Woolf

Lord Woolf

Full title

The Rt Hon. the Lord Woolf


Harry Woolf



Joined the Lords

1 October 1992

Contact details

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


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Insurance Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee (Chairman) Lords 2014-
Insurance Bill [HL] Special Public Bill Committee Lords 2014-
Inquiries Act 2005 Committee Lords 2013-14
Privileges and Conduct, Committee for (L) Lords 2007-08
Constitution Committee (L) Lords 2006-10
Sub-Committee on Lords' Conduct Lords 2006-08

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Non-permanent Judge, Court of Final Appeal of Hong Kong
    • President, Commercial Court of Qatar
    • Income from time to time for speeches, lectures, writing articles and contributing to books (including editing) on legal subjects
    • Arbitrator and Mediator (practising from Blackstone Chambers)
    • On 3 March 2011, the Council of the London School of Economics and Political Science asked Lord Woolf to conduct an independent external inquiry into the School’s relationship with Libya and with Saif Gaddafi and into related matters; Lord Woolf is to be remunerated for his work on this inquiry which is expected to last between 3 and 6 months
    • Consultant to Shaldor Ltd (strategic management consultants) on the reform of Israel’s Legal System
  • 10: Non-financial interests (a)

    • Chairman of Judging Panel, FIRST Responsible Capitalism Awards
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Bencher, Gray's Inn
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President or Chairman of numerous voluntary bodies working in the areas of prisons, justice and interfaith organisations (e.g. The Woolf Institute)