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 2017/18

Chairman S. Gunasegaran
Committee Members Lim Eng Siang
Shahareen Begum binti Abdul Subhan
Hjh. Norfaizah binti Hj. Zainuddin
K. Meneka a/p E. Kanasmoorthy
Santhi a/p Balachandran
Punitha a/p Mariappan
Roger Lo Ming
Allen Loh Wei Cher
Aimi Syarizad binti Datuk Hj. Kuthubul Zaman
Khairul Asri bin Ahmad
Danny Loo Kheng Soon (Co-opted)
Bar Representative R. Jayabalan
Hon. Secretary  Anis Syarizad binti Datuk Hj. Kuthubul Zaman

News & Events

Circular No. 32/17: Seminar on Latest Developments in Arbitration (28 Aug 2017)

Please be informed that the Continuing Professional Development Sub-Committee is organising a seminar on latest developments in arbitration. The seminar shall be conducted by Mr. Sudharsanan Thillainathan, a member of the Malaysian Bar, the President of the Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators and a Senior Partner in the firm of Messrs Shook Lin & Bok. The… Read More


Circular No. 30/17: Seminar on SSM My Co ID & e-Charge (16 Aug 2017)

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the seminar on SSM My Co ID & e-Charge which will be specially conducted by the officer from the Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia, Puan Norsilawati Bachek, Pengurus Cawangan Muar, Johor. This workshop will allow the participants to have a better understanding on the SSM’s MyCo ID which… Read More


Circular No. 29/17: Professional Standards Course (5th & 6th September 2017)

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


Circular No. 31/17: Presence of Masters At His/Her Pupil’s Call

Recently the Johore Bar has been receiving multiple complaints from Judges in Johor Bahru that there is an increasing trend of masters not being present at their pupil’s call. As such, kindly allow me to remind Masters of their duties under Rule 10.04 of the Rules and Ruling of the Bar Council Malaysia which states… Read More


Circular No. 28/17: Imposition of New Fees Following the National Land Code (Amendment) 2016

The Johore Bar had just received a letter dated 31st July 2017 from the Land Registry, Johor (“PTG”), informing of the imposition of the new fees by PTG for certain searches and for late collection of documents. Attached herewith for reference of members is a copy each of the self-explanatory letter of 31st July 2017… Read More