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 2016/17

Chairman S. Gunasegaran
Committee Members Shahareen Begum Binti Abdul Subhan
Hardip Singh
Hjh. Norfaizah binti Hj. Zainuddin
K. Meneka a/p E. Kanasmoorthy
Mathews George
Santhi a/p Balachandran
Punitha a/p Mariappan
Nik Raihan binti Datuk Nik Ja’afar
Loh Wei Cher
Fadhil Ihsan bin Mohamad Hassan
Andrew Wong Fook Hin (Co-opted)
Bar Representative R. Jayabalan
Hon. Secretary Azmelia Nabila binti Zainal Abidin

News & Events

Circular No. 27/16: Johore Bar Forum on The Government’s Proposal to Amend The LPA 1976 (4 Aug 2016)

The Malaysian Bar views with grave concern the Federal Government’s plan to amend the Legal Profession Act 1976 (“the LPA”) in the October sitting of Parliament. If the proposed amendments are passed, they would not only alter the structure and composition of the Bar Council but will also weaken its role and position in the performance… Read More


Circular No. 26/16: Change Of Date l GST Handholding Programme For Sector III (Real Property, Construction And Professional)

Further to our Circular No. 22/16 dated 15 July 2016, we have just been informed by Jabatan Kastam DiRaja Malaysia, Johor (“Kastam”) that due to unforeseen circumstances, the date for the above programme has been changed as follows: Date 30th August 2016 (Tuesday) Venue M Suites Hotel, Johor Bahru Itinerary 08.30 – 09.00 Registration 09.00… Read More


Circular No. 25/16: Aidil Fitri Hi-Tea on 28 July 2016

AIDIL FITRI HI-TEA This time for Eid celebrations again! We are pleased to announce that a hi-tea has been organised in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidil Fitri, this time on the banks of Sungai Muar. We had a lot of fun at the 2015 Hari Raya celebrations held in Batu Pahat and look forward to… Read More


Circular No. 24/16: Hari Raya Aidilfitri Celebrations on 1 Aug 2016

Eid Mubarak everyone! After a somewhat quiet spell, we are pleased to announce that a lunch buffet has been organised in conjunction with Hari Raya Aidilfitri. We are also pleased to announce that we are inviting several judicial officers of the Sessions Court to this function. As always, we have planned a sumptuous menu for… Read More


Circular No. 23/16: International Malaysia Law Conference 2016 (21-23 Sept 2016)

Date : 21st – 23rd September 2016 Venue : The Royale Chulan, Kuala Lumpur We are pleased to inform you that pursuant to a request from the Bar Council, the Johore Bar Committee has agreed to sponsor 5 members of the Johore Bar to participate in the said Conference organised by the Bar Council. For… Read More