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


Court punctuality. At the Committee’s recent meetings with the courts we were informed in strong terms that there are still many instances of lawyers coming late to court. There have been instances of lawyers not present even at as late as 10.30 a.m; the court being kept waiting indefinitely for lawyers to appear; lawyers not… Read More


Due to overwhelming response from Members of the Johore Bar and the limited seating capacity of the Abdullah A. Rahman Auditorium, we have decided to change the venue of the above seminar to enable more members to attend. Please note the change of venue as follows: Date 9th December 2015 (Wednesday) Time 9.00 a.m. to… Read More


After a successful run in Johor Bahru, the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is pleased to organize the seminar on the fundamentals of cross-examination in civil and commercial trials in Muar, Johor. The seminar is designed to teach basic skills and to impart useful lessons and pointers for young advocates to utilise… Read More


The Conveyancing Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is organising a Seminar on the latest amendments to laws on housing development and maintenance and management of buildings and common property. Synopsis of the topics covered in the seminar In session 1, the speaker will highlight the recent amendments made by the Housing Development (Control & Licensing)… Read More


Bring out your vroooom personality! Compete among your fellow Bar members on the track to crown as JBC’s fastest member. Interested? Just contact any of our friendly YLC Committee members or just come to the venue this 21st November 2015. Slots are limited! Location Plentong Karting Circuit Lot 1195 Jalan Bunga Matahari Taman Plentong Johor… Read More


The Continuing Professional Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar is organizing a Seminar on Legal Documentation for Islamic Financing: Sale Based Structures. The Seminar will cover as follows: general issues on documentation examination of sale based structures – Murabahah and Tawarruq (Commodity Murabahah) legal documentation for Murabahah and Tawarruq (Commodity Murabahah) relevant BNM Shariah standards Particulars… Read More