About the Forum

St. Petersburg International Legal Forum will serve as a major platform for dialogue among members of the legal, business, political and law-enforcement communities. It will address a wide range of issues focusing on how law can better serve the interests of people and businesses. It will also address improvements to law-enforcement practices, the promotion of legislative initiatives to strengthen the legal culture, and socioeconomic-related regulation in today’s world.

The Forum is held by the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation and the Roscongress Foundation, in accordance with Russian Presidential Decree No. 55 dated 15 February 2022.

The mission of the Forum is to promote ways of modernizing law in light of the changes taking place around the globe today. Areas of focus include the following:

Forum in numbers

*Data indicated for 2022

Forum organizers

The Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation is the federal government body responsible for the development of state policy/administration concerning justice, and the development of a regulatory framework governing the field. It also coordinates other federal government bodies in matters concerning justice.

The Roscongress Foundation is a socially oriented non-financial development institution and a major organizer of nationwide and international conventions; exhibitions; and business, public, youth, sporting, and cultural events. It was established in pursuance of a decision by the President of the Russian Federation.