Good news for all nature lovers and explorers out there! The Johore Bar Young Lawyers Committee is inviting all senior or young lawyers and pupils in chambers to go for a ½ day hikes together! The particulars of the ½ day hikes are as follows: Day & Date Saturday, 24th September 2016 Time 7.00 a.m to 1.00 p.m.… Read More


Improving the Standard of Advocacy and Producing Better Advocates The Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee of the Johore Bar in collaboration with the Bar Council Advocacy Training Committee will be conducting an Advocacy Training Course (ATC) in Johor Bahru. For the past six years, the Bar Council Advocacy Training Committee has organised Advocacy Training Courses (“ATC”)… Read More


The Johore Bar Sports Sub-Committee is pleased to inform that the Johore Bar is invited by the Pahang Bar for friendly Games will be held in Pahang on 17th September 2016 (Saturday) and is organised by the Pahang Bar Committee. The Games is intended to foster greater ties with Pahang Bar and its members and… 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


It has come to the notice of the Bar Council that a discernible trend of awarding low costs to the successful litigant has emerged in recent years. We have heard rumblings at the Bar that the courts very often give extremely low costs, and worse still, in some cases make no award of costs to… Read More