The Johore Bar Committee Website is the official website of the Johore Bar Committee, a body representing legal practitioners in the state of Johor.

Our website posts updated circulars to its members pertaining to the activities organised by the Johore Bar and its sub-committees and also information pertaining to the judiciary and other local authorities.

Johore Bar Committee 2015/16

Chairman R. Jayabalan
Committee Members Andrew Wong Fook Hin
Puan Shahareen Begum Binti Abdul Subhan
Hardip Singh

Mathews George
Ms. Santhi a/p Balachandran
Ms. Punitha a/p Mariappan
Ms. Gun Huei Shin
Fadhil Ihsan Bin Mohamad Hassan
Ng Kai Choy
Bar Representative S. Gunasegaran
Hon Secretary Puan Nik Raihan binti Nik Ja’afar

News & Events

Circular No. 29/15: Hari Raya Aidilfitri Celebrations! (7 Aug 2015)

Eid Mubarak everyone! After a somewhat quiet spell, we are pleased to announce that a hi-tea has been organised in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri. A delectable spread, door gifts, karaoke, prizes for best traditional attire (male & female) and lots of fun, merriment in the spirit of Eid await us all. Particulars of the… Read More


Circular No. 28/15: Seminar Reviewing Industrial Court Awards (25 June 2015)

The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is organizing a Seminar on Reviewing Industrial Court Awards – Judicial review at the High Court. The Seminar will cover as follows: What is judicial review? When can an Award of the Industrial Court be subjected to judicial review? 2 stage process – apllication for an… Read More


Circular No. 26/15: Welcoming High Tea In Honour of YA Tuan Mohd Nazlan bin Mohd Ghazali, Judicial Commissioner of the High Court in Johor Bahru (16 June 2015)

We have a new Judicial Commissioner of the High Court in Johor Bahru. YA Tuan Mohd Nazlan bin Mohd Ghazali commenced his posting in Johor Bahru on 20.04.2015. It is customary for the Johore Bar to extend its warm welcome and appreciation to the new Judge or Judicial Commissioner in Johor Bahru. The Committee is… Read More


Circular No. 25/15: Public Forum l Prevention of Terrorism Act 2015 (Revival of ISA?); and Amendments to Sedition Act 1948 (15 June 2015)

The Johore Bar Human Rights Sub-Committee jointly with the Bar Council is organising a public forum on the Prevention of Terrorism Act 2015 (“POTA”) and the amendments to the Sedition Act 1948. This is part of the Bar Council’s nationwide campaign to uphold the rule of law, and the independence of the Judiciary and the… Read More


Circular No. 24/15: Naming of the Johore Bar Auditorium as the Abdullah A. Rahman Auditorium (15 June 2015)

The late Abdullah A. Rahman was the longest serving Chairman of the Johore Bar and had led the Johore Bar between 1970-1981. He was also the first Johore Bar Chairman to be elected as the President of the Malaysian Bar for the term 1978-1980. At the Johore Bar Annual General Meeting on 14.2.2015, members had… Read More