Law Practice (29)
Directorate of Law Practice (14)
The MoJ portal is the main channel for interacting with clients. It provides information that helps them reach the electronic services and reach other judicial departments. The ministry wants to ensure customer satisfaction and improve the digital journey through its portal..
Yes, you can view information about the ministry of justice through the categories in the main menu .
You can view the latest statistics and indicators through the Open Data page. You can also request open data. Just click on Open Data link on the main menu.
Just click on Contact Us link.
Yes, by clicking on the Suggestions and Complaints link.
Yes, you can view the information security strategy by clicking on the .link.
Yes. Just click on Sustainable Development link.
- Do not choose a predictable password that has personal information like: name, ID number , mobile number and date of birth
- Choose a hard to guess password that is at least 8 characters long, containing digits, letters and symbols.
- Change the password regularly
- Create different passwords for different accounts
- Do not share with others
-It is an attempt to trick people or entities through impersonation of a trusted entity in order to make people reveal their private information like passwords and ID numbers. This information will be used illegally and will harm targeted people. Phishing can be avoided through the following:
-Avoid visiting website in embedded links. You can visit those websites by typing in the address manually.
-Ensure there is the (https) encryption protocol and make sure there is a green lock icon on the website address bar.
- Do not leave those devices unattended, especially in public places
- Upload applications and programs from trusted websites
- Disable Wi-Fi and Bluetooth when the device is not in use
- Do not use public internet hotspots as they are vulnerable to attacks
The ministry provides a number of electronic services. You can view those services by clicking on the "e-Services" link on the main menu.
The ministry of justice portal provides a guide to explain the services and how they are used .Click on the "e-Services" link then select the service to view its details.
You can visit the FAQs link under Najiz.
You can visit Taradhi platform in order to reach conciliation services. The platform offers ease to help parties in dispute reach mutual grounds and reconcile. Click on Taradhi link
to reach the services.
Through "Inquire about an application" service, clients can find out the status of an application by entering the number and date of the application. Click on
"Inquire about an application" service
Please contact client services office by clicking on Contact Us link .
If you cannot find your question, please contact us through
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No, according to Article 1/3/A of the Law Practice Code regulations.
You can combine the law practice profession with any job that does not conflict with the nature of law practice, provided that you have the approval of the Lawyers Registration Committee, according to Article 1/3/B of the Law Practice Code regulations.
The coaching lawyer must have spent at least five years in practice, according to Article 10/3/B of the Law Practice Code regulations.
After finishing training, the trainee lawyer must apply within a maximum of two years, according to Article 10/3/H of the Law Practice Code regulations, unless he or she provides an excuse accepted by the Committee.
You should contact the center for information on courses and fees.
Yes, they have to be provided by the Justice Training Center, or a center accredited by the Justice Training Center. You should contact the Center for information on accredited centers.
Registration at the Directorate starts from the date of approving the training application or transfer to another lawyer, not from the date of concluding the contract with the lawyer.
The trainee lawyer must immediately file the application. The coaching lawyer’s application to add a trainee through Najiz portal is valid for 90 days; you cannot file an application after the expiration of this period. In this case, a new “addition” is required
Decisions on applications are reached within five workdays.
The application can only be filed electronically through the Najiz portal. You can contact the Unified Communication Center for technical support.
If there is any issue with the application, the applicant is notified so that they address the issue.
This requirement applies only to trainee lawyers (at law firms), according to Article 22/3 of the Law Practice Code regulations.
Yes, every trainee lawyer must provide proof of attending 100 training hours.
Yes, it is.
A graduation certificate is required for application.
Yes, the 100 training hours requirement applies to trainee lawyers who have a master’s degree.
You can track the application status through the Najiz portal.
The coaching lawyer is required to register the trainee lawyer in GOSI. He should contact this organization in this regard.
The trainee lawyer can file a lawsuit before the labor court.
Yes, the higher diploma is included as experience, provided that the diploma is accredited by the Lawyers Registration Committee, and that the experience period does not overlap with other experience periods.
Opening a law practice is subject to the terms of the relevant authorities such as municipalities. The office must be appropriate for the profession, located on a public street, and marked with a sign at the entrance stating the lawyer’s name and working hours, according to Article 1/21 of the Law Practice Code regulations.
The profession is practiced through opening an independent office, partnership with a licensed lawyer, or working for a licensed lawyer.
The lawyer must inform the Directorate of the office within a maximum of 90 days from the date of notification of license issuance. Notification of the office is performed by updating the lawyer’s information on Najiz portal.
Yes, you have to apply for stopping your practice immediately.
Complaints for special rights shall be filed to the competent court that heard the original case, according to Article 26 of the Code of Law Practice. If the claim is for compensation, it shall be in accordance with Article 3/29 of the Law Practice Code regulations.
The complaint can be filed through the Unified Communication Center on the condition that you attach a copy of the ruling.
You can contact the Saudi Bar Association for assistance, according to Article 2 of the Saudi Bar Association regulations.
Under Article 139 of the Law of Criminal Procedure, the application for appointing a lawyer for someone accused of a major crime is filed by the court hearing the case.
Yes, you can.
The following conditions are required:
To be a Saudi national.
To be of good conduct and standing; and has not been convicted of an offense of moral turpitude unless a period of at least five years has elapsed since the end of the sentence.
To be healthy and having unimpaired senses.
To have a university degree in Shariah studies.
To pass a written exam prepared by the competent department.
No, you can’t.
Yes, but he must pledge to provide the degree for a second renewal.
It is valid for a renewable period of five years.
The renewal application must be filed through Najiz portal no later than 180 days or earlier than 90 days of the date of expiry.
He must file for reregistration through Najiz portal.
Yes, he does.
He needs to hand the records over to the competent court.
You can track the application status through Najiz portal. If it is incomplete, a message is sent to the applicant informing him of the need for completion.
Through the Najiz portal.
You can contact the Unified Communication Center for technical support.
You can file an application through Najiz portal for changing the mobile number or email.