Please be informed that the Shariah Sub Committee of the Johore Bar is organising a seminar on Islamic Principle of Family Law. The workshop will cover the following topics: maqasid shariah the main sources of islamic law the islamic family in Malaysia the family law enactments in Malaysia pre marriage registration of marriage divorce polygamy… Read More


We are pleased to inform you that the Johore Bar Committee is hosting a joint welcoming high-tea in honour of the newly posted Judicial Commissioners to the Johor Bahru High Court, namely YA Tuan Collin Lawrence Sequerah and YA Dr Choo Kah Sing w.e.f. 1.9.2016 and 16.10.2016 respectively. The particulars of the event are as… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar in collaboration with the Bar Council Construction Law Committee is organising a seminar on practical construction law for practitioners. This one-day seminar will include a comprehensive review of some of the more practical aspects of construction law, including the much-talked about Construction… Read More


The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organizing the above course which is COMPULSORY for all pupils. Pupils will need to pass a written test evaluation at the end of the Professional Standards Course. In conjunction with the course, the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee together with the Social Sub-Committee is organizing a dinner. Invitations to the… Read More


Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a workshop on drafting written submissions and cause papers on civil procedure. The workshop will cover the following topics: The role of written submissions; Preparing submissions: creating a road map and directing traffic; The importance of the 4C’s – clarity, conciseness, contour and citation… Read More