Case

UAE torture cases

14 September 2017

Practice Areas

Public International Law

Acting for three prominent Qatari nationals who were allegedly unlawfully detained and tortured in the UAE between 2013 and 2015 by UAE security officials before being released as a result of an agreement between the Governments of the UAE and Qatar.  The Met Police have been requested to investigate the case under the universal jurisdiction provisions on torture of the Criminal Justice Act 1988.


Related Barristers


Rodney Dixon QC

Rodney Dixon QC
Year of Call: 2000
Year of Silk: 2014