Sethu Arumugam who was popularly known as A. Sethu an Advocate and Solicitor practising under the name and style of Syarikat A. Sethu of Segamat Johor passed away peacefully on the 24th of Feb 2015, aged 69. Sethu a Segamat lad who received his secondary education in the High School Segamat graduated initially from the… Read More


(Tribute for¬†Allahyarham Zainuddin bin Embong at Reference Proceeding held at High Court Johor Bahru on 4 Feb 2015) Allahyarham Haji Zainuddin bin Embong was born in Johor Bahru on the 25th day of November 1958. At the time of his demise he was 56 years of age. He obtained his LLB(Hons) from the Universiti of… Read More


The Johore Bar Committee is deeply saddened by the passing of Puan Norisah binti Abu Aman on 18.12.2014 on the very fateful day, Allahyarhamah Norisah binti Abu Aman was on her way to Kota Tinggi to attend a Court case. Allahyarhamah Norisah binti Abu Aman was called to the Bar on 22.2.2013 upon successfully completed… Read More


The Johore Bar is sad to record the passing away of yet another one of its members, Ravindran a/l G S Paramasivan better known as GSP Ravi who passed away peacefully in Johor Bahru on 7.12.2014 aged 57. The remains of the late member of the Johore Bar were cremated on 8.12.2014 at the Nirwana… Read More


Mr Loh Song Chuan alias Law Song Chuan, 63, a senior member of the Johor Bar passed away at the Mount Elizabeth Hospital, Singapore on the 1st day of November 2014 and his remains were cremated at the Ngee Heng Crematorium Johor Bahru on the 4th November. Loh was from the little town of Panchor,… Read More


The Johore Bar is saddened to record the passing away of one of its senior members the late Mr Lau Koh Kong of Kulai, Johor on the 11th of August 2014. The funeral took place in Kulai on the 15th August 2014. The late lawyer was a Barrister-at-Law of the Hon. Society of the Lincoln’s… Read More


IDRIS BIN IDRUS aged 70 a former member of the Johore Bar passed away peacefully after a brief illness in Johor Bahru recently. A former Inspector of Police, Idris had his early education at the Johor English College (now Maktab Sultan Abu Bakar) where his English language teacher used to tease him as “present tense… Read More


Johore Bar’s Tribute to Karpal Singh s/o Ram Singh (As published in INFO Johore Bar ¬†– May 2014 Issue) The Johore Bar records with deep regret and sorrow the passing of an icon and giant of the Malaysian Bar – Karpal Singh on 17 April 2014. Karpal Singh s/o Ram Singh graduated with a Bachelor… Read More


MR TAN CHOON LIM known to all and sundry as “C.L” (“and he is hereafter referrred to as “C.L”) a Barrister-at-law of the Hon. Society of The Lincoln’s Inn and an Advocate and Solicitor of the Malaysian Bar passed away peacefully in the early hours of this morning (14.1.2013) at the Sultanah Aminah General Hospital… Read More


The Johore Bar records with regret the demise of K. Sivarajendran Nair (“Siva”), a bachelor aged 55 after a prolonged illness early this morning the 3rd December 2012. The funeral took place at the Ngee Heng Chinese crematorium this afternoon. Siva was an officer with the Immigration Department for many years. It was whilst working… Read More