The Hon. Chief Justice of Bhutan visited Tokyo, Japan from 18th to 21st September 2017 to attend the 17th Conference of Chief Justices of Asia and the Pacific. The biennial conference brought together bar leaders, corporate members and individual lawyers from across the Asia Pacific to facilitate the discussion of regional developments in law, including such issues as judicial practice, legal education and cross-border dispute resolution. The conference served as a regional platform for sharing ideas, building professional networks, advocating for the rule of law, and advancing the status of the legal profession in the Asia Pacific.
Honble Chief Justice was accompanied by Chief Judge of Thimphu District Court Dasho Kinley Namgay.